The Month of June has been a busy time for the Museum. June first saw the deployment of G.I. Joe as a 6 month temporary display. G.I. has moved in and taken over the guard of the 2nd floor lobby. This display will run until December 31st with a shift change occurring midway through to […]
The jolly old elf himself, Santa Claus, will be making several appearances at the Toy Museum this Christmas season! His first appearance on Saturday, November 26th was a smash! He will be returning on Saturday, December 3rd, Saturday, December 10, Saturday, December 17, and Saturday, December 24, 2011! Each day, Santa will be in our […]
Due to popular demand, the current Micronauts exhibit’s stay at the Toy Museum has been extended! The display will run through July 7th, giving those summer visitors a few extra weeks to relive their past with these colorful robots!
The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum was the topic of a feature article in the November 2009 issue of Hemming’s Motor News! The long-running automotive publication boasts a fun look at the museum in an article on page 10 of the November issue, complete with several wonderful photos of museum exhibits. Why not check […]
As we entered our second decade of hosting the annual Marx Convention, this event has grown to such a state that it has become almost an annual obligation for most attendees! In this year of a troubled economy, when many shows have been shrinking or even disappearing entirely, the Convention actually GREW in size over […]
Our temporary exhibit “Making Winter BEARable!” is now up and running, and will be here through April 19, 2009! The exhibit features bears from the collections of Wheeling collector Leona Miller, and the collection of the late Joan Bealer of St. Clairsville, Ohio. These talented teddies will warm your hearts and bring some joy to […]
On Friday and Saturday, June 20th and 21st, 2008, the Toy Museum hosted the 10th Annual Marx Convention. Despite this summer’s record gas prices, attendance and tableholder numbers both matched last year’s totals. And some special surprises were in store for the 10th! First of all, each registered attendee received a special 10th aniversary suncatcher, […]