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Clarke's Collectibles & Lunchbox Museum

3674 Hwy 20 E, Nice, CA 95464
+1 707-274-9175
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Great collection of memorabilia, friendly folks

If you like memorabilia - most post WWII, especially lunchboxes and some circus / carnival items... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
MikeVdP
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Santa Rosa
not open

Stopped by this attraction and it does not appear to be open. Located just off Highway 20 in Nice... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2016
craig t
,
Roseburg, Oregon
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The store is designed to bring a smile to your face which everyone needs now a days. Customers say it is like going back in time. As you find something to spark a great memory as a child. It was kind of a goal to do that very thing to people. It features a museum of 750 Lunchboxes plus one of the LARGEST Generic Vinyl Cases COLLECTION in USA, shelves filled with lunch boxes, bobby soxer ponytail accessories, cards, action figures, 8 track tapes, carnival items, front strike match books, Marx pinball machine games or toys, Year Books, Star Wars, Star Trek, Indiana Jones, Starting Line-Up sports, MIB collectibles and anything whimsical that we come across. Email us or call us if you want a private tour experience. We are on bus routes, across the street from a marina on Clear Lake, and right on highway 20 East between Highway 101 and I-5 North.
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29 Mar 2017
“Great collection of memorabilia, friendly folks”
4 Jul 2016
“not open”
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3674 Hwy 20 E, Nice, CA 95464
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+1 707-274-9175
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

If you like memorabilia - most post WWII, especially lunchboxes and some circus / carnival items, you'll want to visit here. You can see the development of the lunchbox from tobacco tins to metal to vinyl. Just about any theme you remember from your childhood...More

Thank MikeVdP
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Stopped by this attraction and it does not appear to be open. Located just off Highway 20 in Nice, California.More

Thank craig t
Deb C, Owner at Clarke's Collectibles & Lunchbox Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2016

First off, I am sorry for any inconvenience that occurred from my not being open on the day you came by my museum. Due to a medical condition, I can only be open a minimal amount of time. If you came by on the weekend...More

Reviewed 26 June 2014

During a recent trip to Nice, CA, the collectibles store and lunchbox museum was open Mon-Wed-Fri from 12-4 p.m., or by appointment. The lively owner and collector "extraordinaire" is Deb Clarke. Anyone who has been or still is a collector will appreciate her passion, and...More

1  Thank Mary R
Reviewed 6 January 2013

You will love stopping by the Lunch Box museum on your trip through Nice Call ahead to make an appointment. All those toys, games, lunch boxes, dolls and collectibles we grew up with in the 50's, 60's, 70's and beyond are here to rave about....More

1  Thank MaryHeare
Reviewed 6 June 2012

I would have enjoyed coming here but the hours of operation seem to be few and far in between. She said call, I did that too. oh wellMore

Thank papergirl09
Management response:Responded 9 July 2012

I really am sorry that we did not return your call for a private tour or if at the time you called it said I was open. It is my fault period and actually it was what I needed to get back on track from...More

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