Chris and I recently went on a little adventure to Connecticut. Although the plans we originally had for the day didn’t work out as planned, we ended up stumbling across this interesting place called Wild Bill’s Nostalgia Center in Middletown, CT.
Let’s face it, it’s hard not to stop when you see this as you’re driving by:
Since the outside looked like that, we were both excited to see what the heck was inside. We weren’t disappointed, either. The store is filled with, for lack of a better word, junk.
Have a look at what I mean:
Yes, these are record albums:
There were also several arcade games & pinball machines for sale there:
And hey, I got married by Elvis (really):
I could have spent all day in there looking at all the stuff he had. It was really cool and yes, Bill was there working that day.
Out in the back, Bill boasts the world’s largest Jack in the Box and had a haunted house in the fall.
Oh, and then there is this:
If you are ever in the area, this place is definitely worth a stop. It’s located at 1003 Newfield St in Middletown, CT