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The Art & Mystery of the Dollhouse

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Official Website:The Art & Mystery of the Dollhouse
Location:53 Cambridge Turnpike, Concord, MA, 01742
Phone:978-369-9763
Dates:Friday, October 14, 2016 - Sunday, January 15, 2017
Hours:Hours Vary see below
Ages:Toddlers, Kids, Teens, Adults
In/Outdoor:Indoor
Cost:$ see below
Category:Arts & Culture


Dollhouses and miniatures from the 17th through early 20th centuries show the evolution of dollhouses from treasures for wealthy adults to colorful playthings for children.

This enchanting exhibition explores the tiny worlds that capture life's detail and stimulate the imagination.

- Discover a rare dollhouse from 1695.
- View “room dollhouses” that celebrate interior design history.
- Play with a hands-on Hape dollhouse.
- Meet celebrity doll Melissa Shakespeare, whose doll wedding was featured in Life magazine.

Melissa belonged to children’s author and illustrator Tasha Tudor and served as the model for Tudor’s book A is for Annabelle.

Programming for all ages celebrates the craft and the imagination that dollhouses inspire.

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Mon.–Sat., 9:00–5:00; Sun., 12:00–5:00 (April - December)
Mon.–Sat., 11:00–4:00; Sun., 1:00–4:00 (January—March)


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Members Free - Join Today!Adults $10Seniors (62 & over) $8Students (18 & over with valid id) $8Children (5-17) $5Children under 5 FreeActive Military (with valid id): Free

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53 Cambridge Turnpike, Concord, MA, 01742 map

The town of Concord is approximately 20 miles west of Boston. The Concord Museum is easily accessible from Route 495 or Route 128/I95, via Route 2, and is located 1/4 mile east of Concord Center, at the intersection of Lexington Road and Cambridge Turnpike; entrance is on Cambridge Turnpike; parking is free.

For GPS
The Museum’s front entrance is located at 53 Cambridge Turnpike, Concord, MA 01742.

For more directions via public transit, please see our website: www.concordmuseum.org

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