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"Barbie: A Reflection of American Culture" is on display at The Children's Museum of Utah, 840 N. 300 West, through Nov. 3.

The exhibit follows a timeline from the Barbie doll's inception in 1959 to today. The memorabilia, which includes versions of Ken, Midge, Christie and Skipper, illustrates changes in the doll and explores why Barbie has remained so popular over the past 42 years.

The Children's Museum of Utah is open Monday through Thursday and Saturday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Admission is $3.75 for adults and children over 1 year old.