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Early Television Museum

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ErinMoore wrote a review Mar 2019
Columbus, Ohio75 contributions24 helpful votes
Always looking for fun things to see while family is in town. I had first heard about this museum last fall. They ask $5 per adult to get in which was fine. Happy the guy working told us where to start our tour as it wasn't right up front. Several buttons throughout the museum turn on TVs. A few were inoperable during our visit but it seems like they are always trying to get things up and running asap. Enjoyed our visit and plan to tell others about this place!
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Date of experience: March 2019
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Lovetotraveldave wrote a review Jun 2018
Neenah, Wisconsin4 contributions4 helpful votes
This museum is one of those hidden gems that you’ll always remember. It was built by a very dedicated collector who collected and preserved TVs and video equipment before it was scraped. The amount he collected and the ingenuity it represents is truly amazing. Since starting this collection the museum has become a Mecca for TV collectors, hosting a yearly convention. It has also taken on the task of rebuilding picture tubes to keep older sets running! The museum itself is well organized with many operating sets. Just push the button, wait a minute for the set to warm up and you’ll see an old time video. Tours are self guided with each display well labeled. They are many unique aspects to see. I especially enjoyed the extensive mechanical TV set collections both in black and white and color.
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Date of experience: May 2018
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LJ K wrote a review Apr 2018
Columbus, Ohio2,231 contributions137 helpful votes
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Visited the early television museum with a group of friends in April the museum houses lots of old televisions which are one or two of the kind left in existence this is a great place to view history of television many displays which are working of older television from the beginning of time to the present well worth the experience
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Date of experience: April 2018
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doriruth wrote a review Oct 2017
Fort Myers, Florida77 contributions22 helpful votes
This attraction was really cool. TV's from the 30 up til 80's. It was a self guided tour which was nice since there was so much to see. It was $5.00 to get in and was well worth it.
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Date of experience: October 2017
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Matt F wrote a review May 2017
Traverse City, Michigan33 contributions12 helpful votes
My wife and I were shocked at how large the museum is and the history of TV from the mechanical models up to modern times. Several of the TVs are the only ones in existence. Several of the units work. Only open short time on weekends.
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Date of experience: May 2017
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