Moundsville, West Virginia: Marx Toy Museum (Closed)

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Directions:
Downtown, on the south side of 2nd St. just east of Jefferson Ave., in an old grocery store now painted yellow and green.
Hours:
Closed forever June 30, 2016.
Status:
Closed

Marx Toy Museum.

Marx Toy Museum
Honors the toys of Louis Marx and Co. (must-have childhood treasures of the Boomer generation) and the local workers who dedicated their lives to toy production. See the Big Wheel of country music star Brad Paisley. Closed forever June 30, 2016. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [12/15/2013]

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Marx Toy Museum

Awesome place. Got a guided tour. 10-minute video in the main room. Gift shop. They have Brad Paisley's childhood toys on display as well.

[Scott McGee, 06/20/2015]

Rock 'em Sock 'em Robots.

Marx Toy Museum

Take A Walk Down Memory Lane -- dedicated to preserving the toys, the history, and the memories of Louis Marx & Co., and to the many men and women who dedicated their lives to toy production.

[Karl Leibensperger, 08/12/2006]

Marx Toys made many of the must-have childhood treasures of the post WWII generation. See the Rock 'em Sock 'em Robots ("World's Only fighting Robots"), Stoney Smith, and lots of metal and plastic playsets with tiny soldiers in pitched battles. The museum includes a gift shop and snack bar outfitted in 1950s decor.

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