Harold’s Club Pigeon-Hole Parking Garage

Harold's Club Pigeon-Hole Parking Garage
 

Built in 1954, this is the famous “Pigeon-Hole Parking” Garage of Harold’s Club in Reno, Nevada.

You’d simply drive-in and a huge forklift-like mechanism would lift your car up two or three stories into a “pigeon hole” for safekeeping until you came back to claim it.

Harold's Club Pigeon-Hole Parking Garage

This site now rests under a corner of the Eldorado – to see the location follow this Google map link: http://goo.gl/maps/u7oa.

The 1955 movie “5 Against the House”  includes wonderful footage of this amazing parking system working in all of its glory.

Harold's Club Pigeon-Hole Parking Garage