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Annual Hoover Grandkid Tour Had to stop

We stopped just because of the name. We Hoovers all wore Hoover for President pins to visit the... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
dwhoov
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Franklin, Pennsylvania
interesting history

Have lived here all of my life and learned many things that I did not know about Hoover Company... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Karen C
,
North Canton, 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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+1 330-490-7435
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Reviewed 6 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

Thank dwhoov
Reviewed 6 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.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 19 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

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.

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

Thank Sheryl B
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

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 27 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

2  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 8 September 2016

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

1  Thank darnedifino
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Even if you don't know anything about North Canton, chances are you've owned a sweeper -- or more specifically, a Hoover! This little gem of a museum is both fun and interesting. A "must do" for anyone passing through the area or visiting.

2  Thank Judi C
Reviewed 31 July 2016

I have to admit, I didn't know this place even existed! Christine, our guide, was extremely knowledgeable about the Hoover history. We got to see the development of the vacuum over the years. Definitely a place to stop in and visit!

1  Thank BricesMice
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