Thumbnail Filmstrip of Department 56 The Munsters Grandpa Munster Accessory Images
The Munsters, licensed by Universal Studios, is inspired by the TV series from the 1960s. The prime-time hit aired from 1964-1966, having earned a Golden Globe Award nomination in 1965 for Best Television Series. A mashup of the popular monster stories of the era and the iconic depictions of the ideal American family, the show's success garnered 70 episodes and continues to gain popularity through syndication these many decades later. After 50 years, the famous characters and their quirky traits are as beloved as ever. Join Department 56 as we celebrate The Munsters, during the Halloween season, and through-out the year.
Lines in the show script hint to Grandpa being a vampire that is anywhere from 378 - 600 years old. Father to Lily, he delights in working in his basement lab, and is often at odds with Herman. He had a pet bat named Igor and often offered gruesome bits of advice to the youngsters.
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