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America on Wheels Museum

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Address: 5 North Front Street, Allentown, PA 18102-5303
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+1 610-432-4200
10:00 - 17:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

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It is a hidden gem in Allentown. Great displays of cars. The exhibits change every 6 months. The staff is very freindly and knowledgable. The museum has two floors of displays... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a hidden gem in Allentown. Great displays of cars. The exhibits change every 6 months. The staff is very freindly and knowledgable. The museum has two floors of displays. The top floor is where the current display is. They also offer a body shop that shows how cars were restored. Check it out, you won't be disappointed.

1 Thank liftingchic
wayne, nj
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58 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Scheduled this for a rainy morning in Allentown. did not really know what to expect but it exceeded my expectations. A beautiful museum for antique cars. Loved the Mack truck section.

1 Thank angelhair111162
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looked looking at the antique cars. Lots of memories get evoked. I enjoyed it much more than I expected.

Thank rmgordonphd
Wirtz, Virginia
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great displays and good info during self guided tour. The displays and info are well presented and the staff is knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank iipuffs
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a few hours visiting this automotive museum a few months ago. Very happy we did. The displays are rotated often so you will see new displays if you return every so often. You can get on their mail list and they will let you know when they change displays and what is new to the museum. Reasonably prices.... More 

Thank Chipper M
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35 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I on vacation decided to go visit the America on Wheels Auto Museum. When we got there the neighborhood around it needs to be seriously upgraded. The museum itself is in a beautiful building. lots of nice antique cars and interesting information. They need to grow and get some more activities but at the $10 entry fee,... More 

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Linda M, Executive Director at America on Wheels Museum, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comment. We appreciate it. Please know that we were part of the City of Allentown's redevelopment. I'm happy to say that our first neighbors will be moving in across the street this Summer. It will be a Classic Restoration Facility with loft apartments. Construction begins shortly. So long a vacant lot and now a... More 

Pocono Lake, Pennsylvania
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great place to visit. Easy to get to and very easy to park. Outstanding exhibit of old trucks and motorcycles. Very interesting. It take about two hours to go thru the museum.

Thank Sabino1945
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

I keep wanting to go back but somehow don't find the time. I thouurly enjoyed my visit and found the museum a outstanding palce to see vintage vehicles and more. All the personal are pleasant and helpful in answering any questions that you might have about their displays. I highly recommend a visit!!

Thank LinRaysTravels
Miami, Florida
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528 reviews
139 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Nice array of autos from the last 100 years. Exhibit constantly changes. Cafe was closed:( gift shop on site. Plant to spend 2 hours.

Thank acielesz
Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Both the grownups and teenagers in our group were absolutely delighted with this display of means of transportation. We loved all the old cars that were there on permanent display as well as all the motorcycles. The milkshakes at the soda fountain were also a big hit.

Thank Ingrid303

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