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Museum Installs Free Library
The Museum proudly announces that it has installed an exterior free library for anyone's use. The library is located on 1st Avenue SE on the side of the museum. The museum's address is 111 East Main...
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Visits Are Free On Museum Day
Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Museum Day brings together museums, zoos and cultural centers from all 50 states to offer free admission to ...
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Our shop is full of great miniature accessories
The Museum of Miniature Houses has the best miniature shop in the area. We are constantly replenishing our inventory and have a separate DIY closet full of wood pieces, connectors, and other essent...
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Michael Janosky creates landscape painting at museum event
Michael Janosky, an oil painter of Indiana landscapes, was the featured artist at Wednesday's Celebrations of Creativity and Craftsmanship. Here's the painting he created at the museum, apart from som...
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INDIANA ARTS COMMISSION AWARDS A FY2019 REGIONAL INITIATIVE GRANT TO THE MUSEUM OF MINIATURE HOUSES
The Museum of Miniature Houses proudly announces it has been awarded a second Arts Organization Support grant made possible by appropriated funds from the Indiana State Legislature in conjunctio...
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Indiana Historical Society Awards Another Grant
IHS Proud to Award Grant to Museum of Miniature Houses Carmel, Ind.—Upgrades are coming to the Museum of Miniature Houses in Carmel thanks in part to a $6,800 Heritage Support Gr...
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Museum of Miniature Houses is awarded grant from Indiana Historical Society
The Museum of Miniature Houses in Carmel is thrilled to announce that the museum has been awarded a Heritage Support Grant of $4,982.20 from the Indiana Historical Society to install/upgrade/repair ...
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2018 is the museum’s 25th anniversary
The Museum of Miniature Houses proudly announces that in 2018 it will have been open for 25 years. Two special events are planned to celebrate the anniversary. The first is the Founders' Exhibit, wh...
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Don’t miss our Annual Attic Sale
Here are some among the thousands of items available to crafters and miniaturists at our Annual Sale on Saturday, April 14 from 9 am to 3 pm. It is a great opportunity to buy miniature accessor...
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Next workshop takes place April 28, 2018
The Museum of Miniature Houses is pleased to announce our next workshop on Saturday, April 28, 2018. Beginner miniaturists will learn how to make houseplants, a suitcase, perfume bottles, non-worki...
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Collier Dollhouse for Sale
For sale: Collier six-room dollhouse with attic. Price is $60.00 The house measures 3'3"W x 2'4"H x 21" D and is electrified. Please call the museum at 317-575-9466 with interest or email info@mus...
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Special Japanese Girls’ Day exhibit on February 24
Hinamatsuri, also known as Doll Day or Girls' Day, is celebrated in Japan on March 3. This festival is a special day to honor young girls. The hinadan, like the one featured in the accompanying photo,...
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Museum receives City of Carmel Arts Grant
The museum proudly announces that it is a recipient of a 2018 City of Carmel Arts Grant. The museum, located in Carmel's Arts and Design District, is a significant contributor to the city's cultural ...
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Museum closes for annual maintenance; reopens Jan. 24
The Museum of Miniature Houses will be closed this year for annual maintenance from January 8 through January 23. This is the time when our fabulous volunteers painstakingly dust every piece of minia...
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Museum receives CICF grant
We are proud to announce that the Museum has received a grant from the Legacy Fund Board of Directors to support our Celebrations of Creativity and Craftsmanship series in 2018. The Legacy Fund is a ...
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Another dollhouse for sale just in time
A beautiful bright blue decorated dollhouse is available for sale from the museum just in time for the holidays. $200.00. Please call the museum at 317-575-9466 during open hours if interested. ...
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Vote for our Gingerbread House in the Scavenger Hunt
The Museum of Miniature Houses proudly participates every year in the City of Carmel's Gingerbread Scavenger Hunt. This year is the 9th annual event. Begin the hunt at All Things Carmel, 110 W Main S...
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See Museum’s Mini Tree at Festival of Trees
For the first time, the Museum is participating in Indiana Historical Society's annual Festival of Trees, a Hoosier holiday tradition. Eighty trees, each uniquely themed and decorated, adorn the hall...
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Dollhouses are perfect gifts for the holidays

Want a wonderful gift for someone special this holiday season?  Shop at the Museum.  We have many completed dollhouses and a kit for sale at substantially discounted prices and to fit all budgets...

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Welcome Our New Collections Manager

The Museum of Miniature Houses is proud to announce that Caitlin Rogers has joined the museum staff as its full-time Collections Manager. The Collections Manager position is in charge of record-kee...

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Welcome to Our New Site

Welcome to our newly designed web site, made possible by a grant from the Indiana Office of Tourism Development to redesign our web site. We have added many new features to our new site, including ...

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Heritage Support Grant Award

We are thrilled to announce that the Museum has been awarded a Heritage Support Grant to purchase archival supplies according to best practices and standards for collections management and storage....

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