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Zippo / Case Museum

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Address: 1932 Zippo Dr, Bradford, PA 16701-5414
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+1 814-368-1932
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun 11:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:00


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We invite you to visit the Zippo/Case Museum, where fans and collectors from across the globe gather to experience the rich history of these two American icons: the Zippo lighter and the Case knife. Explore the 15,000 square foot attraction that includes the world famous Zippo Repair Clinic and Zippo/Case Flagship Store. Enjoy a self-guided tour to learn the rich history of two American icons.

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Talk about the Flame and the Blade

As we were en route to Virginia, we stopped by this little place for a rest and to see this famous Zippo lighter and Case Museum. What an amazing place. First the museum is... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 September 2016
Toronto, Ontario
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Toronto, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

As we were en route to Virginia, we stopped by this little place for a rest and to see this famous Zippo lighter and Case Museum. What an amazing place. First the museum is free...you can meander through and if fortunate during the week day, you can look inside the work area where they make, repair and send out the... More 

Thank DonkeyWho
Altoona, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Just a little place on our trip where we stopped. If you are a Zippo or Casr knife person, this is a must see. To see the history and learn about these was really fascinating. I purchased a few things to remember being there as well as taking many pictures. I would call this a museum of interest for people... More 

Thank jrobertazzi3
Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by how much there is to see and learn about 2 products. Great place to buy high quality cutlery and of course the best place in the world to buy a lighter with a lifetime guarantee.

1 Thank Marlin M
Cumming, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed browsing around looking at all the different types of Knives. Bought one for each of my guys at the shop. Also everytime I visit I get myself a new one. It's special buying a product that is made here in the Awesome USA!!!!!

1 Thank 353billyg
Chatham, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We have a sis-in-law who is part of a dying breed. Smoker. We thought we would stop here on the way down to Hershey to pick up a gift for her. What a pleasant little surprise. I'm sure there are collectors out there who'ld be drooling at the exhibits. Who would have thought you could get a lighter with virtually... More 

Thank steveandjudy1994
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Doesn't get more iconic Americana than Zippo and Case. Great stories to tell and a nice little museum. Definitely worth stopping to see.

Thank etubbs1091
Erie, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

The history of Zippo and their famous lighters is showcased in this museum. I didn't think this could be an interesting subject..but it is! Very well done and nice shop too.

Thank Kathy W
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

You would never think that this place would be cool museum to visit but if your in this area, put on your list to visit, you will not be disappointed....and it is free. I took my 13 year old son he thought it to be very interesting.

Thank jujubeewootwoot
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This was a cute little museum with a very interesting layout and exhibits... Huge gift shop with everything a Zippo and knife fan would have loved... best part . It was totally free

Thank Kelly F
Bradford, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The Zippo/Case Museum isn't big, but it has a lot of interesting information and exhibits. You see the role that Zippo played in WW II and the movies and TV shows Zippo's appeared in through the decades. You can look in on the repair shop as they fix the lighters sent to them. You can also see a great display... More 

Thank Judy H

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