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       Visit the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum 
                   
           ~~~~~Always call ahead to order tickets.* 
               -The Spinning Top & YO-Yo Museum is a program, demonstration, and exhibit. 
               with limited tickets available. 
              - Large group visits NOT available at this time, due to the pandemic.
               -A Family group of 4-8 people may schedule a visit by appointment.*


        There are TWO DIFFERENT museums in our buildings! 
        Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum and the other one is the Logic Puzzle Museum.
        NOTE: Each museum has its own hours and own websites.

         


                                            For families, groups, adults, kids, everyone (ages 4-104) by appointment only at this time.

                            Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum! 
              ....TOUR
/PROGRAM TIMES.....
 
 This is a most unique museum, not a typical drop-in format 
and much more than just seeing the awesome collection!  
   - for families, adults, and kids ages 4-104, th
ough not younger.
   - see extensive private collection & exhibit
   - optional fun: 40 hands-on tops, top action games & optical spinners!!
   - videos   -- try the I Spy Hunt!
   - enjoy a live presentation by the Top Collector
   -  & meet the Tops Expert from an MGM movie! 

  $14.95 per person; all ages. 

cool!
the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum is OPEN AGAIN!
-the unique tour/visit is now available again
 *
by appointment only
 
for the month of JULY 2020
-for small family groups
offering a tour/program mid-morning or mid-afternoons or early evening
Suggested times 10 am, 2 pm, 3 pm, 6 pm; or other times arranged 

CALL  262 763-3946, please call at least 1 day ahead 
Visit is for just one family at a time: minimum 4 people, maximum 8 people; ages 4-104!
(have less than 4 people, call for details)
- admissions must be pre-paid: credit card, by phone 
- All visitors must wear their mask and use hand sanitizer upon entrance
- free parking




Large groups may schedule other dates and times, too!

meanwhile
GYROSCOPE WORKSHOP! 

 Call ahead, space is limited or schedule may change.

   

                                          ~Minimum number needed to hold Top Museum Tours~
                               262 763-3946

 

    


     

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  click here:.... YO-YO CLASS DATES.....

 


The Specialty Toy & Gift Shop is open afterwards workshops, tours, etc. 
              credit, cash or checks accepted in the gift shop
                

           >>>>At another time visit our other museum:
           the Logic Puzzle Museum with different hours.





 Can You See the World's Smallest Tops?
 
  Just 75 cents
 per person, all ages! (minimum of $3)
 ~ During toy & gift shop hours:  Call ahead 262 763-3946


 


Now scheduling Field Trips, Bus Tours & Group Visits!
~for groups of 35-50 people! Group Discount available. 
   Daytime, evening, weekends: your choice. Call 262 763-3946 for details.



 

 2020  DATES/Times TBA will be re-scheduled after the pandemic subsides.

...it's the 25nd Annual Action & Skill Toys Celebration

Kendamas, yo-yos, juggling, diabolos, gyroscopes, hula hoops, paddleballs,
cup'nBalls, gizzmos and more! 

Hands-on fun, watch, take part, special exhibits, contests, shows, hands-on gizzmos,
classes, demonstrations, prizes at certain events, and more!    



 

And VISIT our other hands-on museum at other times:
 posted here 
LOGIC PUZZLE MUSEUM

(Our two museums are not open at the same time. Each museum has its own hours.)


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kendama

Learn the Challenging Japanese Skill Toy!
Quick beginner instruction free when you buy  a wood  Kendama here.
Session in the toy/gift shop of the museum, downtown Burlington,WI 
The gift and museum toy shop is open with Kendamas for sale,
plus 400 kinds of tops, yo-yos, and gyroscopes. 
The non-profit, educational museum is at
533 Milwaukee Avenue, historic downtown Burlington, Wisconsin.  Parking is free.  


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  AND......... Yo-Yo Class 

 Call to reserve a space. For ages 8-108, though not younger. Advance phone registration required.  262 763-3946
AND...Old fashion PEG TOP Spinning Class  tba, schedule your own small group

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                   *TOP MUSEUM TOUR/PROGRAM Time Options:
     1Individuals, families, small groups:  choose from a date/time listed above,
         call to order your tickets before coming, space is limited. 
         Fun 2 hour visit: program, tour, hands-on tops & games, gift shop time. 
         meet the Tops Expert & enjoy a show by the top collector! 
         Tickets: $15/person, cash
             -Minimum number needed to hold program/tour, always call ahead for tickets      
or 2. Groups of  35-50 people: you select your own time: any day, any time year round; 
                 making prior arrangements and deposit. Call about discounts)
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 ~ Other museum tour/program times: call to see what is possible
    ~ Order tickets by calling ahead, to avoid disappointment 
         as the tour/program may be sold out or might be re-scheduled.

    ~ Building doors open just 10 minutes before program time~
    ~ Pre-paid admssions only at this time, during the pandemic. (when back to normal: At door: please have admissions ready to pay as close to exact amount as possible, 
      admissions a
re paid in cash only, in smaller denominations, please.)
     ~Parking is free in city lot around the corner

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.........OTHER EVENTS AND CLASSES.....
...*Special Beginner's Yo-Yo Classes: ages 8-108
....Annual Yo-Yo & Memorabilia Exhibit
....Annual Yo-Yo & Skill Toys Convention

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**FAQ when visiting the Spinning Top &Yo-Yo Museum 

--This "offbeat" museum is a combination of
   a tour/program/hands-on/I Spy Hunt/& live presentation 
   at specific tour times, listed above, not open everyday 
NOW 
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY DURING the re-opening due to the virus.

--It is 5 programs in one visit! plus meet the tops expert from an MGM movie!
--The museum is for ages 4-104, not younger though. Full admission applies to all attending.
    (Groups of 30-49 are eligible for a discount with advance deposit)
-- Adults love this museum as much as the kids!
--tickets are required, as tickets and space are limited.  
--Adult group tours have great fun here as well as families & field trip groups
--ask about an old-fashion throwing top class or yo-yo class, some possible times
   before or after your museum visit 
--Year Round: A free-to-see mini-exhibit of museum quality antiques & collectibles in the
   gift shop, available to buy
-- Free Parking all day in city lots around the corner
-Pre-paid ordered tickets get you tickets for sure. If time is too short to mail your check then
     door admissions are paid in cash, small bills preferred, nothing larger than 20 dollar bills please.
-The gift shop is open after the program, but not during the program/tour
-Food, water, drinks, are not allowed in the building. As well as gum is not allowed in the museum.
-Backpacks and large bags are not allowed in the building.
-Doors to the building open just 10 minutes before tour/program time.
-Reservations & tickets are required, as space is limited.
If you are unable to attend after
   making reservations, please call us to let us know. Sometimes we wait for people, we worry, too. It is important
   and helpful if you let us know as this is a small museum and we are holding those spaces just for you. 
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Cameras: we will take a few photos for you with your camera of your group in the museum, 
  but other photos in the museum are not possible.
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-Comment heard every day here...
                             " this museum is so much more than I ever expected!" 


 


                 
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Visit our gift shop
in historic downtown Burlington, Wisconsin
with  FREE DEMONSTRATIONS, TOO!   Thousands of items in the gift shop and...
 
Great TOYS & GIFTS Gifts to buy from our Catalog page 
also visit the Logic Puzzle Museum...for grown-ups & kids: ages 5-105!
it's a great fun 90 minute, hands-on session with more than 
60 logic puzzles & brain teasers to try, see exhibit and make a puzzle to take with you

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More to know........................

TRY THIS Top Puzzle! It's free!


Yo-Yo Classes! ages 8-108, Get a great yo-yo to use & keep, learn 10 cool tricks!
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OLD FASHION THROWING TOP CLASS ages 7-adult
Reservations are required


Click: Driving directions and parking information.


SPECIAL  10 o'clock WKOW TV news in Madison, Wisconsin
filmed  a segment on this museum  you can view the video, click here:
http://www.wkowtv.com/Global/category.asp?C=135523
 
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  ~  Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum  ~
533 Milwaukee Avenue, historic downtown Burlington, Wisconsin 53105  USA
(262) 763-3946
[email protected]

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