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Morro Bay Skateboard Museum

699 Embarcadero Ste 3, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2251
+1 805-610-3565
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We poked our head in and intended to come back but it was cloased...

This really looked impressive and we came back after shale watching but it was closed. As a former... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Heatherinaa
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Atlanta, Georgia
Very Cool Place to Check Out

My wife and I brought her teenage brother to Morro Bay for Summer Vacation. He loves anything... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joseph V
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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: 11-5 Weekends: 10-6
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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699 Embarcadero Ste 3, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2251
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This really looked impressive and we came back after shale watching but it was closed. As a former Skater, I was looking forward to sharing this with my children. Well come back. I love the idea of this and what I saw when I looked...More

Thank Heatherinaa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I brought her teenage brother to Morro Bay for Summer Vacation. He loves anything skateboard related so when I read about this place I knew it was going to be a “must see”. We thought the museum was pretty cool and the...More

Thank Joseph V
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great visit here with my husband as we both grew up in the skateboarding world. My husband in the 70's and I in the 80's. Lots of memories!

Thank Wendy R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While walking through the shops in Downtown Morro Bay we ran across the Skateboard Museum. Inside is many skateboards of all types from many years ago. We even saw a small Banana board from 40 years in my past. They also have the second larges...More

Thank Michael F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

interesting and in a spot where you can just wander around. Not too many other people inside and the host inside was on the phone. just a time waster.More

Thank DEEDEE G
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MBSkateboardMuseum, Owner at Morro Bay Skateboard Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi DeeDee, What time did you visit the museum? Perhaps the host (myself or Eric) were on the phone with someone inquiring about the museum. Myself and Eric pride ourselves on interacting with visitors to the museum. If you make it back to the museum...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Cool little spot right on the strand. A much better attraction than the same old trinkets shops. The have the “second” biggest skateboard in the world for Gods sake! Reason alone to visit IMHO. Go! You won’t be disappointed. Also, toss in a few bucks...More

Thank Eddie S
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Their collection is quite complete but lacks the origin of the beginning of skateboarding where kids nailed roller skate wheels to 2 x 4's and scooted down hills.More

Thank Ralph B
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MBSkateboardMuseum, Manager at Morro Bay Skateboard Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Hey Ralph, Thanks for stopping by the Morro Bay Skateboard Museum. I just saw your TripAdvisor review of the museum. We definitely have some 2"x4" homemade skateboards from the late 1950s and early 1960s. One of them even belongs to my neighbor who built it...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

We have walked by this many times when we come for the weekend it just now popped in to see what was there. It’s funny too see what was popular back in the 70! Showing my age! Back in the day a board with wheels...More

Thank Travelin M
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

My son would love this place. Not great for me but I was able to take a lot of pictures that I sent my son.

Thank Owen S
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Reviewed June 5, 2018

My three sons are avid skateboarders and they enjoyed this museum. The docent was super friendly and instantly made a connection with us. It's a small museum, but worth the visit. My boys enjoyed standing on the "2nd largest skateboard" and seeing all of the...More

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pooholellama
August 2, 2015|
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Response from MBSkateboardMuseum | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, we would love to display your board. We take boards in on long term loan, that way if you ever want it back, it's yours! Thanks, Jack PS - Do you have a photo of the board.
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