The 15,000 square foot Judy Garland Museum® in Grand Rapids (MN) was one of the first celebrity museums to open in the United States in 1975, and includes the world’s largest collection of Judy Garland and Wizard of Oz Collectibles. The Museum is authorized by the Judy Garland Heirs Trust.
Exhibits include: Judy Garland’s Test Dress from the Wizard of Oz, a Winkie Spear, production photos, an Andy Warhol serigraph of Judy Garland, and a memorial garden near the Judy Garland Historic House where she grew up. There is also a museum store and gift shop enjoyed by tour groups and visitors.
Judy Garland Test Dress from Wizard of Oz, accompanied by a b&w photo of Ms. Garland wearing the dress M.G.M. 1939.
A Winkie Spear from The Wizard Of Oz, M.G.M. 1939 Including b&w glossy of Oz characters and spear.
Judy Garland’s original work permit, 1933. Original Division of Labor Statistics and Law Enforcement Theatrical Permit under the name Frances Gumm.
Original Andy Warhol serigraph of Judy Garland.
Adjacent to Judy’s House, you will discover a beautiful memorial garden.
The Judy Garland Museum ® features educational exhibits, lectures, performances, seminars, film screenings. You will hear interviews and Judy singing some of her signature songs. Highlights of her life include her birth certificate as issued by the Itasca Hospital.
In the Museum Store:
Vintage Record Albums
Vintage DVD Movies
Vintage CD Recordings
Rare, Hard-To-Find, and Out of Print Books
Ruby Slipper: necklaces, earrings, charm bracelets, & jewelry boxes
Wizard of Oz Musical Water Globes & Figurines
Wonderful Wizard of Oz pop-up book and paperback collection by L.Frank Baum with 14 sequels
8″ Dorothy & Toto Musical Doll