ruby slippers

"There's No Place Like Home"

Read the dramatic story about the theft of the shoes and find out how you can support bringing them back to the museum permanently.

We now offer a Ruby Slipper Theft Guided Tour:

Fridays and Saturdays at 11am.

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Donate to keep the Ruby Slippers where they belong!

The Judy Garland Museum®


Grab the family and “Follow the Yellow Brick Road” to Grand Rapids, Minnesota. The Judy Garland Museum® is home to an eclectic Judy Garland and Wizard of Oz collection, Judy’s 1920’s restored Birthplace Home, the Children’s Discovery Museum, on 2 acres of Minnesota beauty. The Museum hosts thoughtfully curated exhibits and artifacts, including the original Carriage featured in "The Wizard of Oz", a Dorothy Gale test dress worn by Judy Garland, and many personal Judy Garland items collected over the last 40 years. Don’t forget to take a home a souvenir at the museum store!

The Museum is designed with all ages in mind.

Young Judy Garland

The Mission of the Judy Garland Museum®

To engage people in exploring the life and times of Judy Garland.

The Museum encourages visitors to learn about this great 20th Century artist through educational exhibits, publications, and special events, to honor the talent and legacy of America’s Treasure, Judy Garland.