The Toy & Miniature Museum of Kansas City offers visitors more than just room after
room of exhibits from our vast permanent collection. We regularly produce educational programming,
exciting events, and enriching activities.
Trash or Treasure? The Curious Items and Strange Artifacts of Just Colcord
Just Colcord explores the streets of Kansas City for discarded treasure to transform into characters with elaborate stories – a gear here, a spring there transformed into a robot, a wizard with a miniature lair, a heist team of eight. He believes that art is something you engage with, something you play with. The exhibit features his experimental worlds and stop motion films. On view March 6 - June 9, 2013.
50 Years of America’s Favorite Fashion Doll
Fashion diva, career girl, and friend, Barbie defines girlhood like no other doll. Celebrate her 50th birthday with a look back at her early years and learn how she became an international icon.
World's Largest Marble Tournament
Saturday, June 8, 2013
Be a part of history! Join the Toy and Miniature Museum in an attempt to break a Guinness World Record! Learn to play the marble game of Ringer, and compete for the grand prize and bragging rights as the winner of the World's Largest Marble Tournament. All participants earn free admission at the museum for the day, so bring the whole gang and get ready to knuckle down!
The marble tournament is FREE and all participants earn FREE admission to the museum after the tournament. Click here for parking information for this event. (PDF format)