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Historic Auto Museum

13750 Metric Rd, Roscoe, IL 61073-7638
+1 815-389-7917
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Wonderful auto Museum with a ton of Historical Information

Automobiles galore. There were John F. Kennedy, John Dillinger, Stalin, Elvis Presley... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Robert N
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Janesville, Wisconsin, United States
Hidden Gem

This is far more than cars. The museum has movie artifacts, presidential history, and more. We... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
A and M
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Wisconsin
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13750 Metric Rd, Roscoe, IL 61073-7638
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Automobiles galore. There were John F. Kennedy, John Dillinger, Stalin, Elvis Presley, BatMobile,Hitler, Harry S. Truman, Lyndon Johnson and so many more including a large amount of race cars and historical information. Great place to visit. We were there 4 hours but U could easily...More

Thank Robert N
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is far more than cars. The museum has movie artifacts, presidential history, and more. We thought we'd stop by for quick half hour and ended up there for over 2 just reading about the history. We also received a wonderful tour of the Lincoln...More

Thank A and M
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spend a few hours here and its was really a wonderful surprise. So many cool things to see - Tony the curator is really awesome - has so much information on each one of the items. This really is worth going to. Something for...More

Thank Holly K
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

This is such a interesting car museum to visit, for a small town this place has so many historical cars. If you come here you won’t be disappointed!

Thank pms614
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We stopped here on a whim while driving thru the area. There are a ton of cars, but also other types of memorabilia with a huge section on the Kennedy assassination. Our favorite was the National Lampoon's Vacation car! Of course we had to take...More

Thank JeffCindy B
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

A true car lovers dream. I was there for several hours, the collection is wonderfully displayed. An amazing place to see and a wealth of knowledge both car and historical. A MUST SEE.

Thank Steve W
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is not a historical car museum. It is a museum that includes cars associated with historical figures. The owner of this museum is a collector and auction attendee. He has collected all kinds of different things from movie stars' dresses to these cars. There...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Surprisingly large collection of transportation vehicles of all eras, much history memoabilia including a Lincoln area and Kennedy area. Reportedly the world's largest collection of presidential and world leaders limousines, car and movie vehicles. Historical artifacts.

Thank Deb F
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

If you have never been there, you'll be surprised how much and varied are the exhibits inside this very unimposing building in an out of the way spot.Yes, there are cars, lots of them, but so much more. I have been there several times and...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Our car club went to this museum yesterday...what a surprise. So much to see. Very eclectic museum. Yes, it has a lot of cars, but there is so much more. Western section that has memorabilia from "Gunsmoke" series and items that belonged to John Wayne,...More

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Response from Marty Z | Reviewed this property |
I didn't remember, so glad someone else already answered. I think you'll find it worth the money.
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