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Toy and Action Figure Museum

111 S. Chickasaw Street, Pauls Valley, OK 73075
405 238-6300
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Type: Specialty Museums
Owner description: The museum got its start in 2000 during a citywide process called VISION 2010. In a series of meetings, local citizens came together and identified... more » Owner description: The museum got its start in 2000 during a citywide process called VISION 2010. In a series of meetings, local citizens came together and identified goals they would like the community to reach in the next ten years. Many things were discussed. Among them the town wanted unique attractions that would help to make Pauls Valley a destination city.With the help of local artist and toy designer (and collector) Kevin Stark, a board was formed to start working on the world’ s first museum devoted to the art and sculpting of action figures! The museum acquired its 501(c)3 nonprofit status and the group began researching and creating the plans for a first – class facility in the heart of downtown Pauls Valley. It took the group five years to put everything together and the doors opened on October 15, 2005.Since that time the museum has had visitors from every state in the union and over 40 foreign countries and has helped serve as an economic catalyst for the downtown area. With group tours from state wide public and private schools, senior citizen groups and various tourist groups, not to mention curious travelers, the museum has seen over 50,000 visitors since it opened its doors.An accredited museum, The Toy & Action Figure Museum has won several awards, including the Redbud Award for Best New Tourist Attraction in the state for 2006 at the Oklahoma Governor’ s Conference on Tourism. « less
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Tyler, Texas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

I saw the sign traveling back to Texas, & said we had to stop. We were not disappointed at all. It was amazing to see so many action figures, & all the awesomeness. There is even a place where you can try on costumes; mainly for kids but we did it too. Very cool!

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Midwest City
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

I liked it. My daughter and son-in-law have visited before and told me I had to go. Went during the superhero festival and was not disapointed. The walls are covered with memorabilia. If it was comic books, motion pictures, or television series...it was there. Cost of admission is very reasonable. Enjoyed it.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The action figure museum is a nice little spot to pop into if you're on your way between Oklahoma and Dallas and want a break. If you're into figures, then there's certainly plenty to look at, otherwise it's a lot of the same sort of stuff that is only partially organised. The Marvel and DC cabinets were nice but there... More

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

It was creative and fun spirited. Great price too! My kids and my husband had a blast in the Bat Cave themed section. It was really charming and a great suggestion from the lady in the gift shop at the zoo just down the road from there. It made our outing all the more perfect.

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Arlington,TX
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11 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Had read about the super hero museum and decided to make it the last day of summer vacation trip for my Grandson. Very easy to find on Hwy 77 in Pauls Valley OK. I think they must have almost every action figure ever made plus a lot of toys, posters, comic books and kids stuff from the last 70 years.... More

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This was a fun little museum for both little ones and big "kids". It was really neat to see toys from my childhood that I either had or wish that I had back then, along with lots of newer toys.

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Sperry, Oklahoma
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

Stopped here on our way to Texas for vacation. Actually drove past it twice before we found it. It sits in a modest downtown building space, but really opens up once you step in! Every section has a focus on a specific genre or toy theme: Legos, Star Wars, Batman(all eras imaginable!), patriotic (fitting for Memorial Day weekend we were... More

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

This museum was a lot of fun. So many awesome action figures! I wish they had more girl toys though.

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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

This was a very resonable price stop and brought back many memories for me and my husband. my daughter loved it too and even saw somethings that she has back home. the bedroom part is incrediable and is a must see stop if you have a short time or long time it is all up to you.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We stopped to surprise the kids thinking it would be a quick and quirky visit to some dusty old room somewhere. Turned out to be a fantastic, well put together museum for all types of toys and action figures. We spent an hour there but could have stayed for the afternoon. It was Heaven for our 11 year old boy... More

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