Kruger Street Exhibits at the Cleveland Botanical Garden!


The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum is involved with a holiday-time exhibit at the Cleveland Botanical Garden! The exhibit will bring together toys and trains in a unique garden center – what better way to celebrate the holidays! We’ve installed a fun operating train layout, complete with pushbuttons so the kids can get in […]

Curator Speaks about upcoming “Railroading Through the Years” exhibit and Student Programs on Comcast Newsmakers!


The “Railroading through the Years” exhibit slated to run from October 6 to December 31, 2006 at the Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum, and the museum’s new Student Programs (more details on the “Especially for Teachers” page of this site) were the topics in a segment slated to be featured by the Comcast Newsmakers […]

Toy Museum featured on Traveling West Virginia on WCHS FOX-11 in Charleston, WV!

The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum was the feature site for the “Traveling West Virginia” segment of WCHS-TV 11’s Thursday November 30th newscast in Charleston, West Virginia! News photographer Brad Rice traveled to the Toy Museum in late November to shoot the segment, which can be viewed on the station’s website. You can visit […]

Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum is a stop on the World Harmony Run!!

The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum, located at 144 Kruger Street in Wheeling, West Virginia was a stopping point for the World Harmony Run on Sunday, July 30th from 11:30 to Noon!! The World Harmony Run is a global relay that seeks to promote international friendship and understanding. As a symbol of harmony, runners […]

Museum to Participate in Kids Day at Station Square in Pittsburgh!

On Saturday, August 19, 2006, from Noon to 2 PM, we will be taking our show on the road! The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum will be participating in “Kids Club Day”, a family fun day at Station Square in Pittsburgh! We’ll have our portable train layout with us, and will also be doing […]

2nd Annual West Virginia Mego Meet a Smash Hit!


On Friday and Saturday, June 2 & 3, 2006, the museum again filled with fans and collectors of Mego action figures from the sixties and seventies! Both attendance and number of tables increased substantially from last year, as the event continues to grow! There was something for everyone at this year’s event, with not just […]

2nd Annual Wheeling Caboose Festival took place April 29th!

On Saturday, April 29, 2006, from 11 AM to 3 PM, the 2nd Annual Wheeling Caboose Festival was held here at the museum! The day ended with a 2:30 PM dedication event for the new “Upton House” exhibit here at the Museum! Several hundred attendees enjoyed the outdoor festival, which included the Whiteside calliope, Diecast […]

Author Russell Poole holds Book Signing at Toy Museum!


Maryland resident and historical author Russell Poole has completed an historical work on National Road, and he held a book signing event here at the Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum for fans and interested history buffs! The event took place on Saturday, April 22, 2006 from 10 AM to 3 PM. A life long […]

Toy Museum is featured in the travel section, and in newspapers across the country!

On Sunday, January 9, 2006,, the news website, featured the Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum in the travel section of their site! The Associated Press story was the lead story under travel for the day! If you missed it and would like to take a look, the article has also appeared in well […]