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Museum of American Speed

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Deserves 10 stars, GO if you're a motorsports fan!

If you're traveling in or thru this area, make time to stop here and check this place out. No... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Donnalit111
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Columbia, South Carolina
An unequaled collection of all-things related to auto racing!

We took a group from the NEBRASKA LEAD ALUMNI ASSN on a tour prior to our Spring board meeting. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dennis N
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Lincoln, NE
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're traveling in or thru this area, make time to stop here and check this place out. No motorsports fan can find more history and relevant collectibles than this museum. So many cars, exhibits, memorabilia and much more that you'll want to spend all...More

Thank Donnalit111
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to submit a review. We do have a lot of displays and artifacts that appeal to not only motorsports fans but also the casual tourist and families also.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a group from the NEBRASKA LEAD ALUMNI ASSN on a tour prior to our Spring board meeting. It was very impressive. An unequaled collection that includes cars, accessories, pedal cars, music, racing news... and the list goes on & on. If it remotely...More

Thank Dennis N
MuseumAmericanSpeed, staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dennis, Thank you for submitting a review. We are glad that your group was able to visit and that you enjoyed the museum. We would like to clarify our operating hours. Until October 1st we are still in our summer hours. We are open Monday...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just visited the museum and what a find. Have been coming to Lincoln for years but never knew about it. The exhibits and the way they're set out is a true delight to see. You don't have to be a petrol head to appreciate this....More

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MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for submitting a review. We hope that you continue to bring friends and family to the museum

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I were at the doors at 9:15 am this morning and they were locked. We called the number and left a message and came back at 11 to see if someone was late. Now a sign was on the door saying off...More

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MuseumAmericanSpeed, Curator, Tim Matthews at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are very sorry that you had a bad experience. Our entire staff has discussed your review and agree that we need to do better of informing the public when we have changes in our schedule. Thank you for the review and we do hope...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent an afternoon seeing race cars from the beginning to modern time. Hundreds of racing engines with technical description and history. Custom cars, classics, unique cars, toys, signs, pretty much anything automotive as well as items from Lincolns past.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are a wanna be racer you'll be pleasantly glued to the first floor. But for those who know that you will never drive a winning race car... Head for the top floor to see the really fun "Kids" cars or just look at...More

Thank deforestn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to visit. Clean, well organized and well informed tour guide. Worth the money spent here.

Thank sangyo321
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to submit a review and for visiting.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had been wanting to visit this museum for a while, as I knew they have a Tucker 48 in their collection and I had always wanted to see one. I was simply in shock by how nice this place was. They have anything and...More

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MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking to the time to submit a review. We are glad that were able to finally visit and that you were able to see a Tucker 48. You also were able to visit on a Cars and Coffee Saturday so you also got...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

. . . . Even if you're not a Gearhead. Models, pedal cars, radiator caps, Club plaques and much more memorabilia just added to the experience. Although exposed to racing and mechanics in my youth I was still amazed at what the speed shops of...More

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MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

RoadGuys2, Thanks for the great review. Come again soon...

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

This place has to be Lincoln's best kept secret. The collection is massive and beautifully displayed!More

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MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

linhartman, Thanks for the review. We are the #1 Attraction in Lincoln according to TripAdvisor. We maintain that ranking by nice people like yourself giving us such great reviews. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit and hope that you tell all of your...More

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Nikia H
28 July 2017|
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Response from MuseumAmericanSpeed | Property representative |
Hello Guests, our admission prices are as follows. $15.00 for those under 65. $10.00 for those over 65. Students are $10.00 under 18. We are a Blue Star Museum and allow military families up to 5 people free admission... More
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Gwenith E
2 July 2015|
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Response from MuseumAmericanSpeed | Property representative |
To all that are asking questions about our hours here is an overview. Until the first week in October we will be open Monday - Friday at Noon through 4:30. We are closed on most holidays and associated days due to staffing... More
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