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The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum

144 Kruger St, Wheeling, WV 26003-5158
+1 877-242-8133
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Great Place to Visit

We stopped here from the recommendation of my daughters Highlight magazine. We were not... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Lyndsay D
via mobile
Great Toy Museum

We visited Sept 2016. What a great experience we had. Bringing back many memories of our youth... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
Jim G
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Housed in a restored Victorian school, The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum boasts an impressive collection of tens of thousands toys and trains.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“slot cars” (6 reviews)
“old school” (9 reviews)
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144 Kruger St, Wheeling, WV 26003-5158
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+1 877-242-8133
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here from the recommendation of my daughters Highlight magazine. We were not disappointed. We were greeted by the darling cat, Loo, upon entering the building. He's so sweet and cute (and I'm not a cat person. He is seriously adorable.) My kids loved...More

Thank Lyndsay D
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We visited Sept 2016. What a great experience we had. Bringing back many memories of our youth. This museum has something for every child or child at heart. There even werected several display cases with toy and their histories,eggs. when they were firestorm invented. This...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This was such a fun side trip for us. The museum is in an old elementary school. The displays are very nice and it was such fun seeing all the toys, games and trains that we used to play with. It brought back many good...More

Thank countryjo
Reviewed 2 March 2017

the building looked a bit imposing from the outside but once inside all the rooms draw you in with the games you can play or the I spy lists which always make the visit much more fun & interesting. For us, the parents it was...More

Thank Michele S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

very nice place! my granddaughter love this place! they wanna come here every chance they get! we r regulars on fridays! the staff is getting to no us, they are very friendly! will help you with anything you need help with! we esp love the...More

Thank debbie857
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on a Saturday morning with our 15 year old (high functioning) autistic son. The building looks huge when driving up, but only a small part of the building is devoted to the museum. The cost was $10 for adults (over 18), and $5...More

Thank dickenscollector98
Reviewed 6 February 2017

4 generations of my family attended school here. It was fun to go there and see the transformation. You may find yourself talking to the eccentric owner who pretends to be a custodian. The building itself is worth the stop. The toys and trains are...More

Thank Judy M
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Very interesting for kids. Each room had interactive toys for kids to play with while adults could look at antique toys and reminiscence about their lost childhood! Reasonably priced also. Loved the resident cat Lou.

Thank donnacolby
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We went with our parents and children. Everyone had a great time! The pinball machines were free, there was a hands on display in every room, and there is a friendly cat who roams around too.

Thank treesalt
Reviewed 7 December 2016

As avid toy collectors we spotted this on trip advisor and detoured to visit while on our travels from the UK and found it a great fun stop. Really good selection of toys and very well laid out. As cat fans meeting Louis was also...More

Thank clancy2013
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