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Not far from San Francisco's favorite trans bar in the heart of the historically gay-friendly Polk district you'll find the Antique Vibrator Museum , a vivid exhibit of vibrators dating from the early 20th century through the s. The museum opened last year inside a sex-toy store called Good Vibrations , where therapist and educator Joani Blank had been displaying a few old vibrators since she opened the shop in Gradually, customers started to donate their own, then eBay came along, and 36 years later, her small collection has evolved into the Antique Vibrator Museum—home to more than vintage vibrators, along with packaging materials, manuals, print ads, and other vibrator-related ephemera.