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Tin Toy & Doll Museum

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one mans obsession, it doesn't worth the effort

The owner is a kind host, yet the museum is merely a personal items collection. It is not a museum... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2017
D L
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Tel Aviv, Israel
A wonderful showcase of one man's obsession

If you like vintage toys, a trip to this little museum is a MUST. The owner, Mr Takayama, doesn't... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2015
IamKP
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Melbourne, Australia
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Dec 5, 2017
“one mans obsession, it doesn't worth the effort”
Aug 17, 2015
“A wonderful showcase of one man's obsession”
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Reviewed December 5, 2017

The owner is a kind host, yet the museum is merely a personal items collection. It is not a museum by any standard. IMHO the effort to visit just not worth it.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank D L
Reviewed August 17, 2015

If you like vintage toys, a trip to this little museum is a MUST. The owner, Mr Takayama, doesn't speak English, but that is no barrier to his enthusiasm. Apart from tin toys and dolls, there are vintage posters, comics, fans and plastic figures. The...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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peruse the clothing, accessories, gifts, and home
goods offerings. When it grows dark, the City Center
is a hip spot for nightlife, alive with bars and
clubs. A trendy culinary scene and an abundance of
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