Spokane, Washington: Bing Crosby Boyhood Home and Museum

Harry "Bing" Crosby lived in this house for roughly 10 years, until he left to pursue his career in show biz. Contains the world's largest collection of Crosbyabilia, including Bing's Oscar, his gold records, his favorite pipe, his Fishing Father of the Year award, and a collection of Bing-endorsed products from mousetraps to 3-D cameras.

508 E. Sharp Ave., Spokane, WA
Northeast of downtown, on the north edge of Gonzaga University campus. On the south side of E. Sharp Ave. just east of its intersection with N. Addison St.
M-F 9-4:30, Sa 1-4:30 (Virus outbreak may affect access to attraction. Call to verify.)
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Bing's pipe.

Bing Crosby Boyhood Home And Museum

There's easy parking on the street in front of the house on the campus of Gonzaga University. Informative displays about Bing with displays of gold records, numerous awards, and an Oscar.

[Gan Nunnally, 08/03/2019]

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