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Morro Bay Skateboard Museum

601 Embarcadero Street, Suite 4, Morro Bay, CA
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Ranked #5 of 14 Attractions in Morro Bay
Type: Museums
Owner description: Featuring skateboards and memorabilia from the 1930s to present day. Proudly displaying skateboards and memorabilia from Todd Huber's Skatelab,... more » Owner description: Featuring skateboards and memorabilia from the 1930s to present day. Proudly displaying skateboards and memorabilia from Todd Huber's Skatelab, Stephen Pizzo, Pat "Skate Fink" Maphis, Dennis Allgeier and Jack Smith .Open seven days a week. M-F: 12 -5Weekends: 10-6 « less
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Culver City, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Was great to be able to stop by and see the lifeLine of Skateboarding form its birth with scooters and the creation of the urethane wheels to the current DH longboards. 100's of boards,wheels and trucks to get lost looking at. Has small retail shop mixed into the front of the spot to full fill basic sate needs for the... More

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Irvine, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The museum had a great collection from every era of skateboarding. It was an awesome stop on my trip up to central CA. I would recommend this to all skaters. I personally am a fan of the 70s and he had a great selection. I was lucky to meet the owner while I was there. He is an awesome guy... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Cool museum, great knowledge and experience from the owner - and I'm not even a skater! Bought a sweatshirt too as very cool.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Small but interesting Skateboard Museum. Interesting construction and materials dating back to the 1920`s. We remember skating with clay wheels and we're so excited to get urethane wheels. So much quieter! An interesting little place to see even if you weren't a tomboy :-)

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Anaheim, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We were visiting Morro Bay and were walking down the street when we walked by the museum. It was a great find. I wish I had more time to really look at everything. I took a lot of pics and hope to return in the future. My friend ended up visiting there the very next week and liked it as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Cute little place. Brought up a lot of "I remember when's" from both of us. Would have been nice if lady behind counter knew more about the skateboards on sale there. When a cut kid asked which of two went faster she said she just rings stuff up and doesn't know anything about them.

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Culver City, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Great collection of artifacts, the giant skateboard is a must see. It's a good visit, even for the grown ups.

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Jackson, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

My boys loved the museum, and spent about twenty minutes going through it all. The place was very close to where the sub sea tours depart. Public bathrooms are close by. We purchased a T-shirt to help support the museum. Kudos to the owner; what a great idea!

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

An amazing collection of skateboards going back to literally a skate screwed to a board ... like we did as kids before we could get manufactured boards in the mountains of NC. The owner was really nice and we chatted quite a while.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Only takes 5 mins if your not an expert on such things. Its free so anything free is worth a look. They double up as a shop

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