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The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Tons of Stuff

This is one quirky little place. Intriguing for the entire family. No two visits are ever the same... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lola_Von_Skilet
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Phoenix, Arizona
Jaw Dropping

To the Mini Time Machine for the 1st time today & will go again. Some miniatures are exact replicas... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Percolating
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Tucson, Arizona
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Discover the magical world of miniatures at The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures, where visitors are seemingly transported to different lands and times through the stories told by over 300 miniature houses and roomboxes, expertly displayed in...more
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4455 E Camp Lowell Dr, Tucson, AZ 85712-1329
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one quirky little place. Intriguing for the entire family. No two visits are ever the same. Kudos to the entire concept. So grateful, I do not have to dust the joint!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Lola_Von_Skilet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To the Mini Time Machine for the 1st time today & will go again. Some miniatures are exact replicas of existing US & English buildings & homes. Another section is all fantasy complete with fairies & other beings. The entrance sets the tone. As you...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Percolating
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hearing about The Mini Time Machine for years finally we did it! We were pleasantly surprised by the building first of all, a contemporary structure nestled in a wooded property. Starting out the tour in the Enchanted Realm, a big attraction for children, with many...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I could go back over and over. Every time I seen something new in the permanent exhibits and the special exhibits are amazing.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Claudi1947
Reviewed July 9, 2019

Visiting the place it's like entering a magic world. Children as well as adults will enjoy the museum. A must see attraction!

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 27, 2019

I had been told by a coworker (who highly recommended the place) that this was a museum of well done miniatures that were replicating historic events. I was imagining dioramas of Napoleon and wars and such. That is NOT what this place is. I also...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank nranger7
Reviewed June 24, 2019

Unique museum featuring dozens of miniature buildings and scenes, some modern, many restored antiques. There are models of famous homes, such as Mount Vernon, or other places. All of them are detailed down to the labels on miniature wine bottles. This is a place of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

This exhibit is a true hidden gem in Tucson. The building looks like a nondescript officer building, but once inside you are surrounded by amazing miniature doll houses. Everything has been delicately and intricately made. There are miniature violins with rooms in them, coffee cans,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Julie R
Reviewed June 3, 2019

My 9yo daughter wasn’t very excited at first about the idea of seeing things in miniatures, but once we arrived she was entertained and educated about the various exhibits. It is a nice indoor, air-conditioned activity; especially to take a break from the heat.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank tvoll23
Reviewed May 17, 2019

This is a unique collection that is fun to visit when the weather's too unpleasant for outdoor activities. My nieces like to go to the museum when they visit from out of town, because they've never seen anything like it elsewhere. Calling it a "dollhouse...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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dacranjel
June 9, 2017|
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February 5, 2017|
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Response from minitimemachine | Property representative |
Hello, you just missed a class last week. Our next one is March 16th. Our classes are always posted on our webpage under the Education tab >> Classes. Thank you for your interest.
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December 28, 2016|
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Hello, our admission is $9 general, $8 senior (65+)/military, $6 for ages 4-17 and free for children 3 and under. Every Thursday is Not Just for Kids where general and senior/military admission is reduced to $6. Thank you... More
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