Rowan Museum opens new exhibit featuring 100 years worth of toys

  • Posted: Sunday, September 22, 2013 12:01 a.m.
Photo by Kaye Brown Hirst
Salisbury High School Senior Carter Wooly, Museum Intern, adjusts computer loopage of cartoons and children's programs from the 50's....housed inside a 1950s TV.
Photo by Kaye Brown Hirst Salisbury High School Senior Carter Wooly, Museum Intern, adjusts computer loopage of cartoons and children's programs from the 50's....housed inside a 1950s TV.

Come and see some of the games and toys your grandparents, parents, you, your children and even your grandchildren have enjoyed.

The exhibit titled “Through the Eyes of Children,” will feature lunch boxes, Howdy Doody, Western items, TV highlights, action figures, military toys, dolls, Mickey and friends, kitchen toys, building and creating toys and other special items.


“Cowabunga, Dudes,” even the Ninja Turtles will be there.

Celebrate more than a hundred years of toys at the Rowan Museum, 202 N. Main St.

Share in great family memories and stories while reminiscing about the world of play and fun.

“Through the Eyes of Children” opens Sunday with a reception from 1 to 4 p.m.

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

For more information or to schedule group tours, call 704-633-5946 or email rowanmuseum@fibrant.com.

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