the stoogeum

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Are you a fan of the Three Stooges?? If so, do we have a treat in store for you! Have you heard of The Stoogeum?! The Stoogeum is the world’s first and only museum of Three Stooges memorabilia. Containing close to 100,000 pieces of Stoogeabilia, the Stoogeum (rhymes with museum) offers fans a chance to view a vast array of artifacts which celebrate the legacy of this legendary comedy team.

Want more great news? The Stoogeum is located at 904 Sheble Lane in Ambler, PA. The 10,000 square-foot, 3-story building houses anything and everything Stooge. Artifacts from 1918 to the present are on exhibit, including several interactive displays.  The Stoogeum also contains a research library, a 16MM film storage vault and an 85-seat theater used for film screenings, lectures and special presentations.  The Stoogeum is also the headquarters of the Three Stooges Fan Club, one of the nation’s oldest and largest fan clubs with 2,000 members world-wide.  An annual meeting of the fan club brings together Stooges relatives,supporting actors, impersonators and fans with the Stoogeum at the hub of the event.

Open House at The Stoogeum

The Stoogeum does not have regular operating hours. About once a month there are “open house” dates during which you can visit.  Upcoming open house dates are listed below. The building will  be open on the following upcoming dates, regardless of the weather:

Sat. May 26, 2012    10AM to 3PM
Sat. June 23, 2012   10AM to 3PM
Sat. July 14, 2012    10AM to 3PM
Sun. Aug. 12, 2012   10AM to 3PM
Sat. Sept. 1, 2012    10AM to 3PM
Sat. Oct. 6, 2012      10AM to 3PM
Sat. Nov. 17, 2012    10AM to 3PM
Sat. Dec. 22, 2012    10AM to 3PM

Next time you’re looking for something fun to do in Montgomery County, PA be sure to check out The Stoogeum.