Danville, Kentucky: Great American Dollhouse Museum

Over 200 miniature houses and buildings, from mansions to shacks, plus a heavily-forested fantasy land with trolls and a walk-in dragon cave.
Address:
344 Swope Drive, Danville, KY
Directions:
Northwest side of town, in a residential neighborhood. From US Hwy 127/Maple Ave. turn east at the stoplight onto Lexington Ave. Drive a quarter-mile, then make the first left onto Swope Drive. You'll quickly see the museum on the right.
Hours:
T-Sa 11-5 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
859-236-1883
Admission:
Adults $7.50
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The Great American Dollhouse Museum

Over 200 miniature houses and buildings, furnished in detail and populated with tiny people at work and play. Housed in a historic national guard armory with 20-foot-high hardwood ceilings and steel bowstring trusses, the dollhouse museum is the only one in America that specializes in U.S. social history in miniature. The most common remark for visitors when they leave is, "That was amazing!"

[Lori Kagan-Moore, 01/02/2014]

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