I took the girls to Mint, the Singapore Museum of Toys. This place is just amazing! The girls got to be photographed in front of a 6-foot tall Tetsujin 28! ‘Nuff said. Plus:
Holy Digestive Juices, Batman!
There’s five floors packed with stuff. A lot of Asian stuff, naturally. That’s all wonderful and fascinating. I have rather American tastes, of course, and was not disappointed by all the Betty Boop and L’il Abner and Fritz the Cat and so forth.
Here is a Kim Deitch-worthy tin toy. Bunch of mice playing the piano – and why shouldn’t they be, after all?
I liked this creepy doll.
Kids! If you come to Singapore, make your parents take you to Mint, the Singapore Museum of Toys.