Merch Motel is a brand inspired by signage and architecture of the past. Created by Barkev, who has spent the last few years documenting the disappearing architecture in our cities.

Merch Motel also works with preservationists, museums, and historic businesses to highlight these wonderful places. 

Explore this website to find products inspired by vintage signs, buildings and places.

Visit Merch Motel’s social media accounts to learn about the fascinating history of so many historic sites. You’ll find a ton of photographs and videos!

Merch Motel products can also be found in various gift shops and museums in Los Angeles County.

Instagram: @merchmotel
TikTok: @merchmotel
YouTube: @merchmotel