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Burlingame Museum of Pez Memorabilia

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If you ever had a PEZ dispenser you must visit

Fun place to see. An amazing collection of PEZ and other toys that have come and gone. Very well... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
yellow1NewJersey
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new jersey
Nostalgic! Very Nostalgic!

Saw this place on things to do so I went. Garry, the owner/curator is a nice, friendly guy who... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
LeoL694
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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The Burlingame Museum of PEZ Memorabilia features an example of every Pez candy dispenser sold - now over 1000 pieces. Other Classic Toys have been added to the museum. Our newest exhibit features banned toys - including the 1951 Atomic Energy...more
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214 California Dr, Burlingame, CA 94010-4113
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+1 650-347-2301
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Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Really fascinating to hear Gary’s story, and also to learn about the history of Pez. Highly recommend visiting this shop / museum. Gary has curated a great set of exhibits and is extremely knowledgeable about Pez. Plus there is the world’s largest giant Pez dispenser!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Ok so this little museum, and the proprietor, are pretty awesome. The history of PEZ was really interesting and the banned toys are... well SCARY! We really enjoyed the talk and exhibits then just had fun in the shop. It doesn't take long but it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gelysemoore
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I think just about every kid has had some fun with Pez candy dispensers. You'll find just about every one ever created in this little spot in Burlingame. Very cool to see some of the early versions made way back when and of course they...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kissatoad2
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Yes, I am one of those passionate Pez collectors. I needed to see this place so off we went. It is small but so big on memories. There's even a small collection of "banned" toys. The owner loved chatting about his passion for Pez. It's...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MissMem
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Just one room, full of Pez dispensers and classic toys and some other memorabilia. The tour guide is very enthusiatic.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank VictoriaK2
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Fun place to see. An amazing collection of PEZ and other toys that have come and gone. Very well organized. Worth taking a half hour or more to enjoy.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank yellow1NewJersey
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Saw this place on things to do so I went. Garry, the owner/curator is a nice, friendly guy who knows his Pez! It was a very informative, fun tour and I truly enjoyed my time there! Bring the kids! Bring your parents! Bring yourself to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank LeoL694
Reviewed 21 February 2018

I found this place online while searching for things to do in the Bay Area. It looks bigger online than it actually is. It is a very cool spot though and I think everyone should visit at least once. The man that does the tour...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This has been on my “must see and do list” for a very long time and I finally made the visit. On line the business looks HUGE, when in reality, it’s 1 room and a gift store. For $3.00 ($2.00 65 and over) you can...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Marla B
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Fun. Nice tour guide. Lots of old toys. Small but kitchy fun. Easy to park. Right at base if Burlingame Avenue.

Date of experience: January 2017
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