Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood

Visit the fourth floor Special Collections Gallery to see the largest collection of original items from the “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” television set on public view.

Great Oak Tree, "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood"
Exhibit Must-Sees

Featuring select artifacts from the popular children’s show, the new display marks the first time these items are on long-term view. Highlights from the “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” installation include:

  • The entryway and living room set that Mister Rogers walked through to begin each show;
  • King Friday XIII’s Castle;
  • Great Oak Tree, the residence of Henrietta Pussycat and X The Owl;
  • Picture Picture, the display that helped Mister Rogers teach children using interactive media;
  • McFeely’s “Speedy Delivery” tricycle; and
  • A variety of additional items from the “Neighborhood of Make-Believe,” including King Friday XIII’s telephone, Henrietta Pussycat’s outfit, Chef Brockett’s hat, Harriett Elizabeth Cow’s desk, and the bench that Mister Rogers sat on during each show.

Also on view is a life-like figure of Mister Rogers, wearing his iconic sweater, necktie, khakis, and sneakers.

Photo Gallery

Historical “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” photos are courtesy of The Fred Rogers Company.