Guinness Book Recognizes The Largest ‘Star Wars’ Collection In Petaluma

CBS San Francisco


PETALUMA (CBS SF) – Star Wars collectors may feel a tremble in the “Force” as Guinness recognizes Petaluma’s Rancho Obi-Wan with the largest collection of Star Wars Memorabilia.

Sitting just a little bit outside of Petaluma is Rancho Obi-Wan. If you are thinking this must be another property owned by George Lucas, you would be close. Actually, it is owned by Steve Sansweet, the former Director of Content Management and head of Fan Relations at Lucasfilm.

During his time at Lucasfilm LTD, Sansweet has amassed the largest privately-owned Star Wars collection on the planet. With over 300,000 unique items, the Guinness Book of World Records for 2014 has recognized Sansweet and Rancho Obi-Wan as housing the “Largest Collection of Star Wars Memorabilia” in the galaxy.

“I’m delighted with the recognition from GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS, which for years has been the authority in these matters,” said Sansweet, president and CEO…

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