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Paul A. Johnson Pencil Sharpener Museum

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A small gold mine.

We thought we would stay about 5 minutes or so - well 30 minutes later we were stilling looking at... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
CarolSO8
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Quick way to spend 15 minutes While Visiting the Visitor Center

A nice collection of pencil sharpeners. Brought us down memory lane. About 1,000 items on... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
dbaizel
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Willoughby, Ohio
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

We thought we would stay about 5 minutes or so - well 30 minutes later we were stilling looking at the 3400 pencil sharpeners, very well displayed. It is right next to the visitor center and really is worth the stop!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CarolSO8
Reviewed 25 October 2018

A nice collection of pencil sharpeners. Brought us down memory lane. About 1,000 items on display. Nicely displayed along three sides of the building.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dbaizel
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Nice visitors center with super cute collection shed. Great spot to stretch legs, get a map, free bumper sticker and check out pencil sharpeners. My daughter was bummed we couldn’t buy a HH pencil sharpener.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank melissahN4597CT
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This was fun, my kids and I spent maybe 10 minutes looking at the pencil sharpeners. It’s very small, really just a collection of sharpeners. But it’s next to the Logan visitors center which has a lot of good information, maps and brochures, and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Beth H
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This little place has more pencil sharpeners, all grouped by type ( automotive, locomotive, cartoon characters) than one can imagine. Really little place, but a cool spot to stop at . .

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Joe S
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We have taken several groups of visitors to the museum and all have enjoyed it. Quite a quirky by fun stop!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brenda F
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The tiny building that houses the museum of small pencil sharpeners surprised us. I walked around the tiny building and took a few pictures before going inside. I was surprised. I thought I was going to see some of the first pencil sharpeners ever made...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Eliza W
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped at the visitor center to gather some info & brochures for things to do in the area. Went into the shed that is the pencil sharpener museum. We were the only ones in there & it literally took us maybe 5 minutes to look...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Jaycat1
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

It was an interesting little stop for about 5 min or so. It's just a little shed with the sharpeners and an explanation of how it started.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank MyXterraLife
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Tiny building about 12 x 16. Only need about 10-15 minutes. It’s right in front of the visitors center in the middle of town so why not say you stopped in.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank paulj6574
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