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Marx Toy Museum

915 2nd St, Moundsville, WV 26041-1422
+1 304-845-6022
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No Longer in business

This was a greatplace to visit and remember your childhood favorite toys. Sorry they are no longer... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
United States
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We were very excited to visit the Marx Toy Museum. Its posted hours are Tuesdays through... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Hugh K
Silver Spring, Maryland
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915 2nd St, Moundsville, WV 26041-1422
+1 304-845-6022
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a greatplace to visit and remember your childhood favorite toys. Sorry they are no longer in business.

Thank 96leat
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We were very excited to visit the Marx Toy Museum. Its posted hours are Tuesdays through Saturdays, from 11:00 until 5:00. We showed up at 1:15 on a Tuesday and the place was closed. No sign, no explanation, nothing. Just nobody bothering to show up...More

Thank Hugh K
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This museum is now closed but glad I was able to visit. If you grew up with Marx toys as most of us did this was the place to visit. Big wheel, play sets, plastic figures, wind up toys they had it all. This is...More

1  Thank MTravi
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

It was okay but if you are familiar with the older toys you would not be impressed. They just announced they will be closing the store for good this month.

Thank jodia447
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Staff was very knowledgeable and friendly. Well worth the money. Lots of toys with a cute snack area and toy demonstrations.

Thank kirkhotz
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We visited the Marx museum when we were in Moundsville. It was a great trip down memory lane for us. The lady who was running the place was a wonderful tour guide and gave us a personal tour of the facility and explained a lot...More

Thank LJ K
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Memories, smiles, warm fuzzies! This is a great place to bring your parents and children - hearing your parents talk about the toys they played with, remembering fun times with my favorite toys and seeing it with your children, priceless!

Thank LSuziP
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Toys,toys&toys,This place will bring back memories,toys you haven't seen &forgot about.Their pet cat is really cool too! Free pin-ball machine to play "but the cat likes to lay on it while you play.'' Nice staff lady, very knowledgeable, great little museum.

Thank cecustard
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This place took us back to our good old childhood days. The toys that we played and the movie is very informative. Great place to go for a visit down memory lane.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I just returned from another weekend trip to the Pittsburgh area and decided to take a side trip to West Virginia as I had never been. My plan was to visit Wheeling but I never got there. I found this amazing toy museum in Moundsville...More

1  Thank mltuomisto
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