International Banana Museum

Discussion in 'Photojournalism, Candids and Street Photography' started by MiriamJ, Jun 26, 2007.

  1. Located in Hesperia, California, guaranteed to give you a smile.:smile:

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    Inside, anything having to do with bananas. (Nothing off-color).

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    The famous Michael Jackson banana donated by Michael Jackson.

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    Here's an award for the . . . well . . .

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    For someone who wants a slightly different feel to their bridal photo.

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    This little crocheted guy was a favorite of mine.

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    This friendly gentleman gave me his card. Carl Speer, (GACP), Genuine Antique Christian Person. Been there, Done that, Can't Remember . . . Free Advice.

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    Anyone contributing to the museum earns Banana Merits. Taking out my mail, I found inspiration in the middle of the road. Printed and framed, Carl said my photo will be welcome at the museum.

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    Also, some firearms and other memorabilia dating back to the civil war, an old fashioned kitchen, and some farm gear outside make this worth a visit. More info at: http://www.bananaclub.com/
     
  2. ROTFL!!!! Now I've seen EVERYTHING!!!

    What fun, Miriam! Thanks for sharing this with us!
     
  3. :biggrin::biggrin: You're welcome, Connie! The place was a real kick!
     
  4. Roadside attractions - an American treasure.
    Too bad the interstate highway system has hurt them so badly.

    Thanks for sharing.

    Don
     
  5. I love the "Top banana" award :smile:
     
  6. Gale

    Gale

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    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    How great is this:>))))
    Love it

    Love your pizza....yummmm

    We should all take and send banana pics..
     
  7. Couldn't agree more. Glad I could share this one.
     
  8. It was too funny!
     
  9. eeewwwee, lol.

    Didn't get to meet the T.B. (Top Banana), but I'm sure he has a great sense of humor and would love it. Maybe they would dedicate a section of the museum to the Nikon Cafe!
     
  10. There musta been somekind of a xxx Banana... Care to share? :biggrin:
     
  11. I looked, but the place was squeeky clean. Sorry to disappoint.:rolleyes:
     
  12. ga_d_five-o

    ga_d_five-o

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    May 13, 2006
    NE GA, USA
    Very cute and colorful...kids must love this place too!
     
  13. I think this place is great for everyone. I'm planning on taking my 95 year old mother.
     
  14. ga_d_five-o

    ga_d_five-o

    598
    May 13, 2006
    NE GA, USA
    Good going!
    Thats what I meant--if the kids can elbow their way around the adults, they would probably love it too!
    :biggrin: :biggrin:
     
  15. Ghunger

    Ghunger

    303
    Apr 2, 2007
    Seattle, WA
    Saw the thread title and just couldn't NOT click it. :biggrin: looks like fun.
     
  16. Doug

    Doug

    Jan 17, 2006
    East TN
    I wonder how many times a day people "peel" out of there in fast cars.

    This store is just ripe for a franchise opportunity as well...
     
  17. I agree! :smile:
     
  18. It is intriging, just by the name of the place. We did have fun. Nice looking dog for your avatar.
     
  19. I'll keep my eyes "peeled" for that opportunity. If I hear of anything, I'll "slip" you a note.
     
  20. I always wondered what the top banana looked like..:Glasses:
     
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