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A Christmas Story House

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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...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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3159 W 11th St, Cleveland, OH 44109-1803
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Okay I must admit I am a big fan of this moving so it was easy for me to love this place. For non-fans it may not be the first thing they do in Cleveland. We had tickets for the 10:15am tour (not cheap but...)...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Fondue4two
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t know the movie? Don’t bother. Serious fans of the movie, though, will have a great time. We appreciated the organization and timing of the tour— guide gave us interesting details we didn’t know, but spoke briefly and allowed plenty of time to mill around...More

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank Anonymous2_10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved visiting the Christmas Story House and Museum!!!! Our tour guide, Ernie, was the absolute best! He gave us tons of facts about the movie, was funny and interacted with everyone in our group! Guests could take pictures and touch everything in the house!...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kimmy22177
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love the movie you will love this place! I enjoyed the tour. The guide was informative and being in the actual house where the movie was filmed was awesome! The gift shop was great plus the had a fire truck, car and a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 549leeh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ernie was a great tour guide. Loved the house..they encourage you to touch and explore. The store has amazing souvenirs..and affordable

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Susan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a wonderful experience and great time to do in November or December- always nice to visit and gear up for the holiday season. Love the store across the street and when we visited one of the elf's from the Christmas Story was signing autographs-...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kevin394
Reviewed 1 week ago

While in the area traveling on vacation we had to stop at A Christmas Story House! We loved our visit here! It was very neat to learn so much about the movie, especially to learn that in the beginning the movie was a flop and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank joanie30735
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was fun and interactive, although our tour guide chastised someone for recording her talk.- I beleive they should inform you at time of ticketing if you cannot record. Learned interesting facts about the making of the movie and you could touch things in the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank sjfan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all, I can't wait till every Christmas to watch 24 hours of A Christmas Story. It's my all time favorite movie. I was very excited to get there and tour the house and museum but was disappointed to find out you had be...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Parishve
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an absolute must for anyone who grew up watching this classic. The tour taught me so much about the production of the movie and our tour guide was absolutely hilarious. A fantastic tour and extremely budget friendly for the awesome experience. A great...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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DonnaK2013
June 10, 2019|
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Response from LittleSis54 | Reviewed this property |
We paid one entry fee (senior discount) and saw house, museum and garage. Tour leader was terrific, huge gift shop to wander through as well. Free parking and I thought a good value.
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78traveler
March 10, 2019|
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Response from handab286 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! There is parking in a parking lot that they own, which is free (but there’s not much of it), or you can pay in other lots, not owned by them) and have to pay. Hope that helped!
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78traveler
March 10, 2019|
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Response from retiree2 | Reviewed this property |
There is limited free parking next to the house. If no spaces are available, park on any of the streets around the house for free.
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