Kansas City, Missouri: Oldest Waterbed Store in the World

Temple Slug Futons opened for business on April 1, 1970, and still sells waterbeds.

Temple Slug Futons

Address:
4303 Jefferson St., Kansas City, MO
Directions:
Temple Slug Futons. Southeast corner of Jefferson and W. 43rd Sts.
Phone:
816-531-5147
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Oldest Waterbed Store in the World

Spotted a store called Temple Slug Futon, which has a sign out front touting it to be the Oldest Waterbed Store in the World!!

[soya, 07/23/1997]

It opened for business on April Fool's Day, 1970, and is indeed the oldest store on the planet that still sells waterbeds.

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