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Date Saturday  5/18/2013
Group Denver
Event Title RMOTHG Denver Museum of Miniatures, Dolls and Toys
Status Unknown
Member Price $25.00
Available Participants 11
Type Members Only (Programs/Education)

Location

Pearce-Mc-Allister Cottage, 1880 Gaylord St., Denver

For more info Contact

Jill Edlund
jillke@msn.com


Details

The Denver Museum of Miniatures, Dolls and Toys, member of SCFD, has items from the 16th century to modern times, including miniature trains, planes and cars, Japanese dolls, furnished miniature houses, a miniature circus and much more.
A current temporary exhibit is Matchstick Miniatures of several cathedrals and castles constructed entirely of matchsticks by artist Paul Marti.
The museum is located in the Pearce-McAllister Cottage which was built in 1899.
The interior spaces reflect the lifestyle of upper middle class families from 1890 through World War I and into the Roaring Twenties.
After the self-guided tour, there will be a light lunch in the Oak and Berries Tea Room in the Pearce-McAllister Cottage. There will be a set menu of sandwiches, scones, decadent pastries and cookies along with tea.
The museum is located at 1880 Gaylord St. in Denver. It is located just west of City Park on Gaylord St. between 18th & 20th Ave. It is a large yellow house with green roof. Parking is available on Gaylord St.
Tour the exhibit starting at 11:00 AM. Lunch at 12:30 PM. Cost is $25/person, which includes museum entrance fee plus cost of the lunch including tax and tip. The deadline to sign up and submit payment is May 1, 2013. This event is limited to 25 participants.
For more information: Bea Slingsby, beahive@comcast.net.


Notes



Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.