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Christmas Story House

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Address: 3159 W 11th St, Cleveland, OH 44109
Phone Number: 216-298-4919
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Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: A Christmas Story House, now restored to its movie splendor, is open year...
A Christmas Story House, now restored to its movie splendor, is open year round to the public for tours. Directly across the street from the house is the official A Christmas Story House Museum, which features original props, costumes and memorabilia from the film, as well as hundreds of rare behind-the-scenes photos. Among the props and costumes are the toys from the Higbee’s window, Randy’s snowsuit and zeppelin, the chalkboard from Miss Shields’ classroom and the family car. After reliving A Christmas Story at Ralphie’s house don’t forget to visit the museum gift shop for your own Major Award Leg Lamp and other great movie memorabilia.
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making my movie experience come to life

made the movie come to life. i even pretended to shoot my eye out . everything in the house is touchable which makes the experience more enjoyable. the neighborhood is benefiting... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Erie, Pennsylvania
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Erie, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

made the movie come to life. i even pretended to shoot my eye out . everything in the house is touchable which makes the experience more enjoyable. the neighborhood is benefiting from this awesome display. the house inside and outside,firehouse,bar,fun gift shop with all the merchandise from the movie. A must see if your in the area

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Ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Get there early because it gets busy quickly. The tour guide was fantastic with a wealth of knowledge about the movie. The house is totally interactive and we had great fun acting out the scenes. If you love the movie you have to visit Cleveland.

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Wheatfield, New York
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We went here after our trip to the Rock and Roll HoF. It was about a 15min drive...definitely use a GPS as this home is in the middle of a neighborhood that would otherwise be very hard to find. Our tour guide was very knowledgable and we had a fun time touring the small house, museum across the street, and... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

If you've seen the movie this is worth the visit. The tour is interactive and allows you to recreate your favorite scenes from the movie. We had a good time exploring the house and hearing the short story about the purchase and restoration of the property. The entire visit will take a little over an hour and gift shop has... More 

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Akron
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Thank goodness the tour was only ten dollars. Eighty-five percent of the tour is the guide talking...actually speed talking like they do at the end of a advertised car financing commercial. The tour must be guided and is comprised of two buildings. One building is Ralphie's home where less than fifty percent of the movie was shot as the rest... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

Highly recommend if you're a fan of this classic movie. Learned a lot of interesting facts. Our whole family had a great time.

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South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

Have been wanting to stop for years,, finally got to do it. Of course it has lot's of memorabilia from the movie but also lots of photos of the cast and making of the movie. Our tour guide was a load of information telling of how the various locations were chosen and such so be sure and pay attention!!

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Cleveland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 NEW

I liked it all. Brought back a lot of memoirs. It is worth seeing. There is a Gift shop on the grounds. All the old stuff in the house. Set just like it was in the movie.. Love the stove...

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The little neighborhood is very charming and the house will bring back all your memories of the movie. You must go out back and see the steel mill from the backyard view.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Every year when we watch the Christmas Story around the holidays, I say to my wife "lets hop in the car with the kids and go". Then I realize it's six hours away from where we live so we don't. We happened to be on long summer road trip and it ended up being three hours out of our way,... More 

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Additional Information about Christmas Story House

Address: 3159 W 11th St, Cleveland, OH 44109
Phone Number: 216-298-4919
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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