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Both of my children had to attend a museum and write up a review. I ended up using the Hoover... read more

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Glenn K
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North Canton, Ohio
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Nice, informative tour in old Hoover home. Enjoyed learning the history of the sweeper. Awesome... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2019
268andreab268
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Massillon, Ohio
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FREE ADMISSION and wheelchair accessible to Experience the Hoover Legacy: Hoover Company history is preserved amid Victorian elegance in decor, family furnishings, vintage ladies fashions all accenting Hoover history with products, vintage ads and...more
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1875 E Maple St, North Canton, OH 44720-3331
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Both of my children had to attend a museum and write up a review. I ended up using the Hoover historical museum for both of them over the years. I found the museum informative and interesting. Anyone who is lived in North Canton knows the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Glenn K
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

Nice, informative tour in old Hoover home. Enjoyed learning the history of the sweeper. Awesome that it's free! Allow 45 min or so.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 268andreab268
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We stopped just because of the name. We Hoovers all wore Hoover for President pins to visit the Hoover Historical Center. No relationship three different Hoover families. What a pleasant surprise and interesting to see the history of the vacuum. My grandson called it he...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Have lived here all of my life and learned many things that I did not know about Hoover Company. Had a great 'tour guide' whom was very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Karen C
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Beautiful gardens align walkway and paths throughout gardens to get closer and appreciate work of volunteers who tend these gardens. Tour Guides here are excellent - learning the history of the Hoover family and Company is rewarding - a modest beginning for the family, a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ann H
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This tour is awesome! Even my 13 yr old son loved it. If you are visiting Canton, OH you Must swing by and visit! You won't be sorry. Just a fun and quirky tour.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank travelin2010
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This is definately worth the stop. The tour is about an hour, and covers the entire history of the vacuum. The early models are an absolute riot. The house itself is lovely, but apparently it was used as a design house, and there were some...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank SherylB404
Reviewed 3 September 2017

What a terrific little museum with a fabulous garden in back. The docent gave us a super tour of the house and barn and related an amazing history of the Hoover company and the man himself. Really interesting story concerning Hoover employees' children during WW2....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This was the best time I have spent visiting a museum in a long time. I stopped later in the afternoon on a Saturday and received a memorable tour by the two tour guides teaching that day. The well organized displays show the development of...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Fascinating collection of vacuum cleaner and family memorabilia that captures the design creativity that goes into common household products.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank darnedifino
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