Toy Soldiers on Parade

Toy Soldiers close up

Through February 26, 2017

The pageantry, pomp, and color of military figures from across time and around the world come alive in the Toy Soldiers on Parade display near The Strong Express Train. View a range of artifacts from a recent donation of toy soldiers and related items, including:

  • Colorfully garbed Indian battalions complete with elephants honoring the ascension of the Emperor of India
  • French cavalry, infantry, and cannons under the command of Napoleon
  • Pewter British soldiers depicting uniforms and equipment from the Middle Ages through World War II
  • Samurai soldiers from Japan, including examples arrayed on a chess board
  • Zulu warriors from Africa in the 1800s

Toy Soldiers on Parade is produced by The Strong.