Sep 17 2013
Clearly, the force is strong in this one. Steve Sansweet, former Director of Content Management and head of Fan Relations at Lucasfilm, has been recognized by Guinness World Records for his Rancho Obi-Wan–a museum housing the largest collection of â€œStar Warsâ€ memorabilia on the planet. The museum, a 9,000-square-foot converted chicken ranch in Petaluma, Calif., is home to his reported 300,000 unique “Star Wars” items, and Sansweet leads personally guided tours of the grounds. The collection includes a pinball arcade room, life-size Lego models of Darth Vader, R2D2 and Boba Fett, a full-sized battle droid and a dancing cantina band. [Continue Reading]
I’ve always said go hard or go home, and that’s exactly what Steve Sansweet has done. Sometimes I wish I had a cool hobby like this instead of the crap that I do. A 9,000 square-foot convertedÂ chicken ranch with 300,000 items. Pretty awesome.
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