Airstream,
RV Camping
& Travel Tips

Follow me on Twitter
Join Our List!
Categories
The Airstreaming Etsy Store
Get Outside Interests from Alumaevents — Free fun-sized Airstream news. Subscribe!

Archive for December, 2010

toy museum

It’s hidden in plain sight on busy Grand Avenue in Portland in an unmarked, windowless, locked building. To gain entry you must knock, wait, and the door will be opened (when I visited, by a woman who returned to an unseen corner after speaking her only words: “Set your umbrella down—no, not there,” (the dirty worn carpet). “There.” (The dirty worn linoleum.)

The silent cramped foyer smells musty and is lined with display cases packed with shadowy objects. Enter the first brightly lit showroom on the left and be overwhelmed by cases and cases and cases of…toys.

Read More