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Judy Garland Museum

2727 Pokegama Ave South, Grand Rapids, MN 55744
+1 218-327-9276
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Judy Garland Museum is Low Key and Unique

Judy Garland was one of the most important talents of the last century. Her childhood home is easy... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
349Charles25
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Alexandria, Virginia
Judy Garland

From watching the Wizard of Oz since I was a little kid with my brothers and sisters, when it came... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tgade
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Red Wing
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This modest house in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, was home to Judy Garland for her first four years. Come see where "Baby Gumm" got her start. We have over 3000 collector pieces in our Land of Oz including (but not limited to) the carriage from the movie! We also have a Children's museum with many hands on activities for kids that will get their imaginations going. It sports a bakery, firehall, dress-up area, "sand" pit, water table, maze, treehouse and much more! If you are a teacher, visit our website today to plan a field trip! Many of our field trips qualify for a grant that helps you come for free!
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2727 Pokegama Ave South, Grand Rapids, MN 55744
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+1 218-327-9276
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Judy Garland was one of the most important talents of the last century. Her childhood home is easy to find, with plenty of free parking and filled with exhibits about her life. There are lots of toys for the children to enjoy. Outdoors is a...More

Thank 349Charles25
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From watching the Wizard of Oz since I was a little kid with my brothers and sisters, when it came on only once a year. This brought back memories from the past. Would recommend this museum very highly to all Judy Garland and the Wizard...More

Thank tgade
office440, Front Office Manager at Judy Garland Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit! Have a great day!

Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful part of history especially if you are a Wizard of Oz fan. You can tell the community takes much pride in presenting this.

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office440, Front Office Manager at Judy Garland Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We here at the museum LOVE history, and telling its stories. Glad you enjoyed your visit

Reviewed 15 June 2017

the childhood home of judy garland. very nice much larger inside than it looks outside.what a humble beginning for such a bright star. the museum next to the house is also worth seeing ..so many cool things to see

Thank cubbieblue2013
office440, Front Office Manager at Judy Garland Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to give us such a nice review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us! Have a great day!

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Tons of memorabilia, including the original carriage that had the horse of a different color! Fun photo opportunities, and a nice selection in the gift shop!

Thank Jenn M
office440, Front Office Manager at Judy Garland Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to see us!

Reviewed 15 May 2017

This is a neat little place but when I say little I mean little. Takes all of five minutes to see it and get out the door.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great museum to visit with kids! Lots of Wizard of Oz memorabilia! Highly recommended if you're in the area!

Thank supra2jztt
office440, Front Office Manager at Judy Garland Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to our museum! We hope you come back again soon!

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

It's just like it would be it the time she lived in very cool to see everything everything is in good shape

Thank Cortnee_Speckel
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Whether you are a big Judy Garland Fan or only know her as Dorothy from Wizard of Oz, this stop is fun and filled with history. For your admission, you get to go into Judy's Birth home and see how people lived in the 20's...More

Thank Sheena R
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Yes, it has a yellow brick road, sort of. The museum, and connected childrens' areas are good for families. There are lots of photos, artifacts and collections to view. The authentic carriage was impressive. Basically, this is a very positive, up-beat tribute to Judy Garland....More

Thank Anita-AW5450
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Nicole T
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Response from office440 | Property representative |
I am So sorry, I Didn't work here yet when you asked this question, so am just now seeing it!!! For the most part it is wheel chair accessible. There is no ramp to the 2nd story of Judy's birthhome, but there is a ramp up to... More
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