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Kelly Art Deco Light Museum

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Address: 2000 W Sims Way, Port Townsend, WA 98368-2229
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A lovely place to visit in Port Townsend. Such an array of fine, clean, high quality antiques. Could spend hours wandering here and imagining a time gone by in all its grand.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Seattle area
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114 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the way into Port Townsend on SR 20. Hard to miss this place. Lots of lights, but ultra right wing politics are not my cup of tea.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely place to visit in Port Townsend. Such an array of fine, clean, high quality antiques. Could spend hours wandering here and imagining a time gone by in all its grand.

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Thank Sherry B
Kansas City, Missouri
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28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Full of all kinds of lighting fixtures from grand chandeliers to lamps. Lots of art deco. Visited with friends and we all loved it. You wouldn't think a museum of lighting fixtures would be all that exciting, but they are pretty amazing.

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Thank deepowell
Edmonds, Washington
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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I always stop in here when visiting Port Townsend. All kinds of treasures. Selection of drawer handles is great. Be sure and visit upstairs.

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Thank Linda P
Montesano, Washington
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153 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

After checking out the antique lighting store we went upstairs to explore the museum. We had no idea what to expect and thus we were pleasantly surprised by the creativety of lamp makers during the Art Deco era.

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Thank sun&oil
Port Townsend, Washington
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99 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Not much going on here.They do have an art deco light museum ,if you're in to art deco light.Other than that its a light /lamp store.

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Thank R0add0g
oly; wash
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64 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Weve never been here and have made many trips to Port Townsend. We decided to stop and check it out. We were very surprised to find it pretty interesting. The upstairs is mainly old time lights......art deco and the like. cant believe all they have! Downstairs we talked to the gal behind the counter and she was informative and very... More 

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Thank stinkyoly
Bremerton, Washington
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34 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

It looks like a bank converted into a hardware store, but while it does sell items, it is an antique store that specializes in lighting. You have to see this place to believe it.

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Thank sailmaker_1
Vancouver, WA
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48 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Lots of stained glass, lighting and hardware, look or buy. Upstairs is a museum only assessible by steep 2 flights of stairs, is not ADA. Enjoyed the display and it is free!

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6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This museum is incredible, and I don't think many people know about it. Went in here for some lighting products and decided to take a spin around the museum and was blown away by it. What a treasure, and the variety of Art Deco lighting is nothing short of amazing!

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Thank Loyal M

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