Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum

Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum Unique, offbeat museum:
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Your visit is a combination of a program/tour/hands-on tops & top games, exhibit of 2,000 tops, yo-yos, gyroscopes; ongoing videos, I Spy Hunt, and & live presentation at specific times. (this museum is not just an exhibit to see).

Toy & Gift shop (of the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum) is OPEN today Sun. Dec 22, until 6 pm!  Free demonstrations of seve...
12/22/2019

Toy & Gift shop (of the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum)
is OPEN today Sun. Dec 22, until 6 pm!
Free demonstrations of several unique, interesting & fun items for adults & Kids!
......with a gift for you, too, with min. purchases.
For sale....stocking stuffers & major gifts: yo-yos, kendamas, juggling balls, spinning tops, classic toys, old-fashion toys, strategy games, posters, optical fun, puzzle post cards, curiosities, collectibles, brainteaser Puzzles, tricks, books, and....items for sale like these pictured!
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demonstrating this unique device after dark hereonly 3 left... for grown-ups & kids ages 8-108!-Toy & Gift shop is OPEN ...
12/20/2019

demonstrating this unique device after dark here
only 3 left... for grown-ups & kids ages 8-108!
-Toy & Gift shop is
OPEN TODAY until 7 pm.... Dec. 20, 2019
-plus a fun little gift for you, too, with min. purchases.
and FREE PARKING

Items in the gift shop for grandpa, for kids, for everyone:
Yo-yos, kendamas, juggling balls, spinning tops, optical illusions, diabolos, classic toys, strategy games, posters, optical tricks, puzzle post cards, old-fashion toys, curiosities, collectibles, and.... Brainteaser Puzzles, tricks, books, and..

Did you know, purchases help the non-profit educational center & museums to continue to offer educational resources, learning opportunities….

www.topmuseum.org
downtown Burlington W

Spinning the BIG top on International Spinning Top Day, downtown Burlington, WI... in front of the Top Museum!
10/10/2019

Spinning the BIG top on International Spinning Top Day, downtown Burlington, WI... in front of the Top Museum!

International Top Spinning Day is today... spin tops everywhere in the world... and let us know how many, etc...(And...H...
10/09/2019

International Top Spinning Day is today... spin tops everywhere in the world... and let us know how many, etc...
(And...Here in Burington, WI great weather, outside spinning fun... free until 1:45 today... hurry on over..

This Wed. Oct 9, 2019!  Spin LOTS of TOPS... then send us your total spins!   www.topmuseum.org
10/08/2019

This Wed. Oct 9, 2019! Spin LOTS of TOPS...
then send us your total spins! www.topmuseum.org

Wed. is INTERNATIONAL TOP SPINNING DAY!
10/07/2019

Wed. is INTERNATIONAL TOP SPINNING DAY!

Win a Top Prize Sunday Oct. 6, 2019!  2 pmUnique hands-on fun/tour/program/workshopFor adults, families, kids age 4-104~...
10/04/2019

Win a Top Prize Sunday Oct. 6, 2019! 2 pm
Unique hands-on fun/tour/program/workshop
For adults, families, kids age 4-104~
Call ahead to order tickets: space is limited. 262 763-3946
Details: www.topmuseum.org

Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum's cover photo
09/18/2019

Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum's cover photo

Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum's cover photo
09/18/2019

Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum's cover photo

FIND OUT WHAT THIS IS! Try it, too...at the 2 pm Top Museum tour/program/hands-on fun....Fri. Sept 20, OR Sat. Sept 21, ...
09/14/2019

FIND OUT WHAT THIS IS! Try it, too...
at the 2 pm Top Museum tour/program/hands-on fun
....Fri. Sept 20, OR Sat. Sept 21, OR Sun. 22, 2019....
- call ahead for tickets 262 763-3946
- details www.topmuseum.org

Top Museum program/tours this Thursday, Friday & Saturday.(Sept 12, 13, 14, 2019)  HANDS-ON fun--- for adults & kids age...
09/12/2019

Top Museum program/tours this Thursday, Friday & Saturday.(Sept 12, 13, 14, 2019)
HANDS-ON fun--- for adults & kids ages 4-104. Live show, too~
Details; www.topmuseum.org

GROUP TOUR MAGAZINE featured the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum!> the unusual & fun museum for Adults and Kids: ages 4-104!...
09/05/2019
Take a spin with Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum | Group Tour magazine

GROUP TOUR MAGAZINE featured the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum!
> the unusual & fun museum for Adults and Kids: ages 4-104!
> hands-on tops, large exhibit, videos, + live show!
> Families, travel tours, school groups, homeschooling groups, scouts, science groups, church groups... and your group, too... have been enjoying this museum since 1987.
> There are also times for individuals, families, and small groups to visit. It's a program & a tour!
> More info on website www.topmuseum.org

https://grouptourmagazine.com/spinning-top-museum/

The Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum in Burlington, Wisconsin, delivers a tour, program and hands-on fun for all, complete with many devices.

Cub Scout Pack 83 Fox Lake
08/05/2019

Cub Scout Pack 83 Fox Lake

Pack 83 learns about Yo-Yo's

Just 1 Tour/Program left this month at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum: THURSDAY JULY 25, 2019  2 pm-4:30. > Hands-on To...
07/10/2019

Just 1 Tour/Program left this month at the
Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum: THURSDAY JULY 25, 2019 2 pm-4:30.
> Hands-on Tops & Games, Videos, private Collection exhibited, I Spy Hunt, Live Show! & meet the Tops Expert from an MGM movie.
> Wow. lots of fun in one visit! Take a spin here...
> Call to reserve tickets, space is limited. 262 763-39476
> This unique Museum is for adults & kids ages 4-104... $15/person: 2.5 hour tour & program...

On day left: spin the 5 tricky tops and win a piece of chocolate! Work with a friend if you want!  Quick & Fun!  See you...
05/27/2019

On day left: spin the 5 tricky tops and win a piece of chocolate! Work with a friend if you want! Quick & Fun! See you Monday May 27, 2019 between 12 &4, free fun in front of the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum www.topmuseum.org

It is ChocolateFest weekend in Burlington Wisconsin. We are right downtown, about 8 blocks from the festival entrance~

3 more times to be part (or watch) this outside fun!at the 24th Annual Yo-Yo & Skill Toys Convention: Sun March 24, 1-2....
03/23/2019

3 more times to be part (or watch) this outside fun!
at the 24th Annual Yo-Yo & Skill Toys Convention: Sun March 24, 1-2. ..... Sat March 30 12-1.... ...Sun March 31,.. 1-2!
Check out all of the other activities and workshops:
http://www.topmuseum.org/12.html

> BEGINNER'S YO-YO CLASS! ---ages 8-108, Get a great BALL BEARING YO-YO TO KEEP!  Learn up to 10 tricks!  Call ahead to ...
03/19/2019

> BEGINNER'S YO-YO CLASS! ---ages 8-108,
Get a great BALL BEARING YO-YO TO KEEP!
Learn up to 10 tricks! Call ahead to register, limited space. YO! Pick one time:
--Sat. March 23, 2019 4-5
--Sun. March 24, 2019 4-5
-Wed. March 27, 2019 4-5
- Thur March 28, 2019 11-12
--Sat. March 30, 2019 4-5
--Sun. March 21, 2019 4-5
---a part of the 24th Annual Skill Toys & Yo-Yo Convention, Burlington, Wisconsin
http://www.topmuseum.org/12.html

Chocolate is Tops!Mark Hayward ~First Place Winner Chocolate Extravaganza Chocolate Cookie Contest, with his awardspatul...
03/16/2019

Chocolate is Tops!
Mark Hayward ~First Place Winner Chocolate Extravaganza Chocolate Cookie Contest, with his award
spatula & a photo of the winning cookies...stopped by after the contest at the Top Museum & Logic Puzzle Museum, Burlington, Wisconsin March 16, 2019

Two top spinners at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum, February 2019!
03/02/2019

Two top spinners at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum, February 2019!

Top Spinner Mike Hout heading to his home (in another state!) after his stop at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum; Burling...
03/02/2019

Top Spinner Mike Hout heading to his home (in another state!) after his stop at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum; Burlington, Wisconsin (& even during a snow storm!) Photo by Top Spinner Judith Schulz

It is snowing again in downtown Burlington, Wisconsin!Beautiful, but we probably have enough snow.
02/17/2019

It is snowing again in downtown Burlington, Wisconsin!
Beautiful, but we probably have enough snow.

You are Tops on Valentine's Day!at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum in Burlington, Wisconsin!  www.topmuseum.orgA vintage...
02/14/2019

You are Tops on Valentine's Day!
at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum in Burlington, Wisconsin! www.topmuseum.org
A vintage Valentine card from the museum's collection: the peg top on the card is actually 3-d honeycomb tissue paper!

It is January & Winter in Wisconsin and I washed the windows today! 46 degrees on January 5, 2019.... in Wisconsin! A gr...
01/05/2019

It is January & Winter in Wisconsin and I washed the windows today!
46 degrees on January 5, 2019.... in Wisconsin!
A great sunny day!

TODAY Saturday~ Dec 22, 2018! Museum gift shop open today until 6 pm, downtown Burlington, Wisconsin
12/08/2018

TODAY Saturday~ Dec 22, 2018!
Museum gift shop open today until 6 pm, downtown Burlington, Wisconsin

our fun museum GIFT shop is having free demonstrations of several of the items in the gift shop, on the hour, 11-3 pm Saturdays Dec 15 & 22, 2018... action toys, logic puzzles, brainteasers, etc. Great gifts for grown-ups & kids!
More photos & details: https://journaltimes.com/calendar/community/brainteaser-puzzles-science-action-gizzmos/event_12579892-f6a8-11e8-9a3d-5cb9017b77dc.html

Quick glimpse of just a few of the 400 kinds of tops, yo-yos, gyroscopes for sale in our museum gift shop! Gift shop hou...
11/25/2018

Quick glimpse of just a few of the 400 kinds of tops, yo-yos, gyroscopes for sale in our museum gift shop! Gift shop hours vary so give a quick call ahead to check hours of the day... 262 763-3946 Click on link to catalog page, but So many more in the gift shop, come visit:
Catalog:
page 1 http://www.topmuseum.org/5.html
page 2 http://www.topmuseum.org/catalog__p2_57.html

Look who was here in Burlington, Wisconsin last Saturday! Champion Mark Hayward! ...after his street performance, visiti...
11/01/2018

Look who was here in Burlington, Wisconsin last Saturday! Champion Mark Hayward! ...after his street performance, visiting the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum director and top spinner Judith Schulz...

Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum
10/10/2018

Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum

It is International Top Spinning Day! all around the world~. celebrating that our world is a big top!
Spin your tops (over and over!), let us know your grand total of spins..submit photos, too.. and location.. we will add it to the worldwide total!
Submit info & photos to [email protected]

http://www.topmuseum.org/20.html

It is International Top Spinning Day! all around the world~. celebrating that our world is a big top!  Spin your tops (o...
10/10/2018

It is International Top Spinning Day! all around the world~. celebrating that our world is a big top!
Spin your tops (over and over!), let us know your grand total of spins..submit photos, too.. and location.. we will add it to the worldwide total!
Submit info & photos to [email protected]

http://www.topmuseum.org/20.html

A free piece of chocolate this weekend at the Top Museum tours! -----because Chocolate is Tops! and it is ChocolateFest ...
05/23/2018
Quick Close-Up Tour at the Top & Yo-Yo Museum Exhibit

A free piece of chocolate this weekend at the Top Museum tours! -----because Chocolate is Tops! and it is ChocolateFest here in Burlington, Wisconsin!
http://journaltimes.com/calendar/community/quick-close-up-tour-at-the-top-yo-yo-museum/event_ca46e0e2-5d2a-11e8-8211-3f3f619fa317.html

Special holiday weekend "quick tours" will be given by the Tops Expert at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum. The 30-minute tour is a close-up look at unusual, rare and

Get this set of Skill Toys, free, in the workshop. (workshop fee on website) And learn how to use them! + tips and trick...
03/16/2018

Get this set of Skill Toys, free, in the workshop. (workshop fee on website) And learn how to use them! + tips and tricks! Sat or Sun March 17 or 18, 2018; 2 pm. www.topmuseum.org Burlington, Wisconsin

Be a STREET PERFORMER for an hour!- Free Play & Sidewalk Showtime in front of the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum  Fri. Marc...
03/10/2018

Be a STREET PERFORMER for an hour!
- Free Play & Sidewalk Showtime in front of the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum Fri. March 16, Sat. March 17, Sun. March 18:
12-1 pm each day, weather permitting. - Public Invited!
- Hula hoops provided to use free; bring own yo-yo, kendama, juggling balls, and/or paddleball (or buy skill toys when you arrive.)
Burlington, Wisconsin
Details: http://www.topmuseum.org/12.html

Valentine's Day is Tops! at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum  www.topmuseum.org
02/14/2018

Valentine's Day is Tops! at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum
www.topmuseum.org

.....Wed. Oct 11, 2017 is International TOP SPINNING DAY! ..... >>> Add to the worldwide total! >>> Spin tops wherever y...
10/10/2017

.....Wed. Oct 11, 2017 is International TOP SPINNING DAY! .....
>>> Add to the worldwide total!
>>> Spin tops wherever you are!
email your story: the number of tops, # of of spins, # of people, your location, and comments, story & photos: [email protected]

If you are in Burlington WI. stop by between 11 & 5 for free top spinning in front of the museum!

........INTERNATIONAL TOP SPINNING DAY..... Wed. Oct. 11, 2017 ..Take part: -wherever- you are in the world!.....CELEBRA...
10/04/2017

........INTERNATIONAL TOP SPINNING DAY.....
Wed. Oct. 11, 2017 ..Take part: -wherever- you are in the world!
.....CELEBRATE the scientific fact: The World is A Spinning Top!
1-Spin 1 or more tops as many spins as you and/or your group or class can! Goal is 10,000 spins worldwide!
2- Email us your total spins with the group name or your name, the city, state, country: photos, and comments, too,
3- We will add your total to the worldwide total.
4- Be part of the 17th annual worldwide spinning day!
....Details: http://www.topmuseum.org/20.html

SPIN OUR TOPS!  Thurs-Fri-Sat Sept 28-29-30, 2017  -- 2 pm tour & program! Call ahead for tickets: 262 763-3946   www.to...
09/27/2017

SPIN OUR TOPS!
Thurs-Fri-Sat Sept 28-29-30, 2017 -- 2 pm tour & program!
Call ahead for tickets: 262 763-3946 www.topmuseum.org

Last summer family tours at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo MuseumFriday, August 25, 2017: 9:30-12 Friday Sept.1,2017: 9:30-12 ...
08/19/2017

Last summer family tours at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum
Friday, August 25, 2017: 9:30-12
Friday Sept.1,2017: 9:30-12
or Sat. Sept 2, 2017: 9:30 am-12.
For families, adults, kids: ages 4-104!
Call ahead for tickets, space and tickets are limited.

Address

533 Milwaukee Ave
Burlington, WI
53105

General information

Visit website for specific times to visit. Other times, throughout the year, may be scheduled for groups of 30-50 people. Visit website or call for details. www.topmuseum.org 262 763-3946 Visit our catalog pages of tops, yo-yos, gyroscopes, spinning toys!

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(262) 763-3946

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This museum is a unique visit with a combination of a program/tour/Hands-On tops & top action games, exhibit of 2,000 tops, yo-yos, gyroscopes; ongoing videos, I Spy Hunt & a live presentation at specific times. (this museum is not just an exhibit to see).

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Hi there! Is there a possibility of another Skill Toy and Yo-Yo Convention in 2020? I didn't get to go this past year but would love to in the future!
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