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Joshua Tree, California: World Famous Crochet Museum

Poodles, kangaroos, bears, unicorns. Artist Shari Elf found an abandoned one-hour photo booth, rebuilt it into something resembling a retro-future television set, and painted it electric lime green. The collection is Shari's. The museum has an occupancy of two.

61855 Twentynine Palms Hwy, Joshua Tree, CA
Downtown. On the south side of Hwy 62/Twentynine Palms Hwy, toward the back of the vacant lot just east of the Joshua Tree Saloon.
Daily summer 10-6, winter 10-5 Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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World Famous Crochet Museum

This is one of the best things to do in JT if you love witty and snarky art. Shari will inspire you to go home and make cool s**t.

[LiveWorkDream, 01/28/2023]

Crochet Museum.

World Famous Crochet Museum

Loved this! So cute and such talent. The World Famous Crochet Museum is right off the main drag, and easy access.

[Lara, 07/12/2016]

Crochet Museum.

World Famous Crochet Museum

Next to the Art Queen of Joshua Tree is a small gate. Open the gate (It says "Enter") and follow it to the World Famous Crochet Museum! It is a small yellow/green shack, filled with cute crochet pieces. It's a great way to take in the beauty that is crochet! It is next to art galleries and what seemed to be living studios, so I'm guessing it's not polite to stop by after hours.

[Jarrod M, 05/23/2015]

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