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Vacuum Cleaner Museum and Factory Outlet

#3 Industrial Drive, Saint James, MO 65559
+1 866-444-9004
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Don't pass this up!

Had this checked off in our "off the beaten path" tour book as we headed from Texas to Chicago... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Houston, Texas
Absolutely must see museum

Okay, Vacuum cleaner museums may not sound like fun, but this one is. They have hundreds of... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
toddk13 .
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#3 Industrial Drive, Saint James, MO 65559
+1 866-444-9004

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had this checked off in our "off the beaten path" tour book as we headed from Texas to Chicago. Getting there, you go through a small town industrial park and arrive at an unassuming building with a gravel parking lot that doesn't exactly impress. However,...More

Thank M B
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Okay, Vacuum cleaner museums may not sound like fun, but this one is. They have hundreds of vacuums covering from the 1900s through new. All of the vacuums are split by decades in their own room. There are a lot of advertising posters that are...More

Thank toddk13 .
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We have now been there at least four time with friends and the initial reaction is always the same. Vacuum cleaner museum this will be lame. Then we go and the reaction is always the same this is really cool. They are very friendly and...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Ok, sounds hokie but it is well done and a lot of fun. Tom and Connie give a great tour through the decades in the evolution of ways to get rid of dirt. From before electricity to present day. It is a fun hour or...More

Thank jimfleming69
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

It was an hour of entertainment. Very interesting and great ads on the walls. We had our 14 year old son along and he said it was better than he expected.

Thank Mak M
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Dropped in to see what they could do with a vacuum museum. Was a bit skeptical so we was not expecting much, perhsps a bunch of vacs on a shelf. This was a delightful surprise. From the historic beginning through todays, there is set up...More

Thank Pianoz4u
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We had gone to Missouri for a graduation and decided to meander our way home through Branson, having not been there for years. After leaving Branson and heading down the highway we saw signs for the Vacuum Cleaner Museum. We always look for unusual places...More

1  Thank penny9491
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

If you get the time while passing through, or live in the general area, but have never been to the museum, make a trip to stop in. You might think "A vacuum cleaner museum? Really?" But it's totally worth the trip. The tour guides are...More

Thank Leslie H
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Getting there a day ahead of planned kayaking, my friend and I looked to local museums and attractions. We laughed at the thought of a Vacuum Cleaner Museum, thought we would take a picture and be on our way. As we entered, we were met...More

1  Thank linasuey
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We saw signs on the highway and decided to give it a shot. The museum was small, but full of fun trivia and vacuums from the 1920s to present. The walls were full of old advertisements of the time, which were a lot of fun...More

2  Thank Alison O
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2 September 2016|
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Response from Judy T | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call. They are very friendly and do have a large parking lot so if asked they might let you park over night. Like so many other companies now with large parking lots...they may ask you to sign a waiver...simply... More