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Address: 107 NE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97232-2979
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Graveyard for old Vacs

I was a bit taken aback when I saw this. It is basically a wide hallway with old vacuums stacked on each side. It is not a conventional museum at all. there are no display cases... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 March 2016
sealrocker
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oregon coast
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

I was a bit taken aback when I saw this. It is basically a wide hallway with old vacuums stacked on each side. It is not a conventional museum at all. there are no display cases just exhibits available to handle if you must. Many/most of the objects have a tag hanging from them with a description. It was actually... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2015

Let me start by saying that my son has Autism and has loved vacuums since he was a toddler. I knew about the museum after passing by a huge advertisement on a side of a building years ago, so I knew one day I would be coming back to take him. The museum is in Stark's retail store & vacuum... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2014

My partner collects vintage vacuum cleaners, so for him this was wonderful, all the vacuum cleaners starks had sold in the last 100 years. It's great also that it's part of the store as they could be using it for things they want to sell. Worth a look and a laugh if you're passing by.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2013

I would not have gone out of my way for this collection of hardware, so to speak, but was on my way to the convention center and happened to walk by. How cool, lots of old vacuums. So many of them looked familiar. No one under 50 would like this, but if you are grey haired, you might get a... More 

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