Midway Village – The Old Dolls’ House

Another feature of Midway Village in Rockford, Illinois (besides, of course, the sock monkey museum) is The Old Dolls’ House, a museum full of doll houses and miniatures. This collection of doll houses, built in 1988, features miniature homes representing countries around the globe and throughout time.

The Old Dolls' House at Midway Village in Rockford, Illinois

The Old Dolls' House at Midway Village in Rockford, Illinois

The Old Dolls' House at Midway Village in Rockford, Illinois

The Old Dolls' House at Midway Village in Rockford, Illinois

The Old Dolls' House at Midway Village in Rockford, Illinois

The Old Dolls' House at Midway Village in Rockford, Illinois

The Old Dolls' House at Midway Village in Rockford, Illinois

The Old Dolls' House at Midway Village in Rockford, Illinois

While in Rockford be sure to also check out Gertrude the Cow!

Site: Midway Village — The Old Dolls’ House
Location: 6799 Guilford Road, Rockford, IL 61107
Cost: Adults — $6; Children, 3 to 17 years old — $4; Free for members
Hours: Closed Mondays; Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm; Sunday 11am &ndash 5pm
Date: May 9, 2008

VAL BROMANN

Founder & Head Road Tripper

Val is the founder and head road tripper at Silly America. Having grown up near Berwyn's famed car kabob, The Spindle, and a restaurant with a cow on its roof, her fascination with roadside attractions started early. Today, Val has visited hundreds roadside attractions across the United States and is constantly on the lookout for the next BIG thing!