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Neon Sign Museum (Edmonton)

The Neon Sign Museum of Edmonton, AB is Canada’s very first museum dedicated solely to neon signage! This museum, which opened its doors in 2014, features 12 of the neon signs which adorned Edmonton during the mid-20th century. Eight of the signs are installed on the side of Edmonton’s Telus Building. All signs have been …

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Japan Night Walk Tour

While not really a museum of any kind, the Japan Night Walk Tour is a 45 minute long walking tour of the city of Osaka at night hosted by the Osaka Convention Tourism Bureau. The tours are led by local tour guides. In their own words, it aims to show the people of the world …

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Neon Vancouver/Museum of Vancouver

  During the 1950s-1970s, Vancouver was the “neon capital” of Canada – and some might say North America period. Back in those days, the whole city was aglow at night with colors from all across the color spectrum thanks to the thousands of neon signs that advertised businesses across Vancouver. According to some counts, there …

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Lost Highway Museum (Pomeroy, WA)

Located in the town of Pomeroy, WA, the Lost Highway Museum is a private collection/museum filled to the brim with pieces of mid-20th century USA. Among the many items on display here are vintage 1930s-1950s electronica (i.e. vintage TVs, jukeboxes, and radios), footwear, amusement park rides, quack medical devices, vending machines, food machines, and neon …

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The Museum of Neon Art

The Museum of Neon Art is America’s – and quite possible the world’s first neon museum. Opening its doors in 1981 in Los Angeles (and relocating to Glendale in 2009), the Museum of Neon Art is home not just to neon signage but to neon artwork as well. People who visit MONA can learn about …

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