After years of dedicated service to the local community, and vintage toy collecting aficionados everywhere, the Marx Toy Museum’s physical location, in Moundsville, West Virginia, will close its doors permanently, on June 30th, 2016. For more information - MTM Charts Course for the Future
Local Attractions & Lodging Links
Marshall County Tourism
When planning your trip, visit www.MarshallCountyTourism.com to learn about all that Marshall County has to offer - the former WV Penitentiary, Palace of Gold & Rose Garden, Grave Creek Mound Archaeology Complex, Fostoria Glass Museum, Cockayne Farmstead, and Strand Theatre. Mountain Biking, Hiking, Par 3 Golf, Disc Golf, Swimming, Mini-Golf, Playgounds and More at Grand Vue Park. Unique Shopping along Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville. Restaurants. Festivals. Stay the Day or Spend the Night!!!
There's Something for Everyone - Something Different!!!
Wheeling Destinations - Just 15 minutes north of Marshall County
Cabela's World's Foremost Outfitter
Cabela's the World's Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, opened a 175,000-square-foot mega-store and wildlife museum.
Kruger Street Toy and Train Museum
The Kruger Street Toy and Train Museum is located in Wheeling, West Virginia and is truly a unique museum with displays featuring a variety of toy and train manufacturers throughout decades of toy production. Kruger Street also hosts the Annual Marx Convention and is located just 20 minutes from the The Official Marx Toy Museum. While you're in the area, visit both museums!!!
Oglebay Resort & Conference Center
Oglebay is a year-round resort with 1,700 acres of exceptional beauty and abundant recreational activities for the entire family. The 265-room Wilson Lodge at Oglebay offers overnight accommodations and fine dining, plus Oglebay has 50 cottages. Oglebay is also a golfer's paradise with 72 holes of golfing including the newest course designed by Arnold Palmer and a classic course designed by the legendary Robert Trent Jones Sr. The gardens at Oglebay feature seasonal floral displays from April through October, and in November and December, Oglebay glows with the Winter Festival of Lights, America's largest light show.Oglebay also has seven specialty shops, downhill skiing, stables, tennis, fishing, pedal boating, swimming, environmental educational center, the Mansion Museum, and a 30-acre zoo.
Wheeling Island RaceTrack and Gaming Center
Wheeling Island RaceTrack and Gaming Center is Your Place to Play! Slot machines, table games, hotel, entertainment showroom, restaurants, gift shop and live greyhound racing.
The Legendary County Music Radio Program and show in Downtown Wheeling. Now held at the Strand Theatre in Moundsville.