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Lucky Cat Museum

Closed Now: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Open today: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Fun off the beaten track type place

We went with friends who had been before and really enjoyed it. There are thousands of lucky cats... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Aurora, Indiana
Visit with boyfriend

Didn’t have very high expectations but this place was a hidden gem of a museum. My boyfriend and I... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Akron, Ohio
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9 Aug 2018
“Fun off the beaten track type place”
30 Jul 2018
“Visit with boyfriend ”
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Hours Today: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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2511 Essex Pl, Cincinnati, OH 45206-1918
+1 513-633-3923
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

We went with friends who had been before and really enjoyed it. There are thousands of lucky cats here in a fairly small space. There is some helpful signage but the owner was there and was very friendly and willing to answer any and all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Didn’t have very high expectations but this place was a hidden gem of a museum. My boyfriend and I thoroughly enjoyed the small museum and gift shop. The woman who also runs the museum and owns all the stuff is very friendly and accommodating.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank omglookakitty
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

This was stop number two on our Cincinnati day last weekend. Found this on TripAdvisor and had to give it a visit. It is located in Essex art studios. Only open for about three hours a day. Ring the doorbell out front and someone will...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank craigcN9891HF
Reviewed 18 April 2017

My son has taken Japanese for 4+ years and is familiar with the Japanese custom of lucky cats -- you likely have seen them in a sushi restaurant waving at you. The keeper of the museum has been collecting lucky cats for about 2 decades...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank davidpA5482DE
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Hugh collection of Lucky Cat and related Items in cozy studio. If you like lucky cats, you'll be Wowed by the collection amassed at the Lucky Cat Museum !

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank Gary S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This was our last stop on a 2 week road trip from Nashville to Niagara Falls, and a perfect way to cap off our Grand Adventure. Micha was genuinely welcoming and shared her love and knowledge of Maneki Neko with us for close to an...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank nuclearfish
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