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Fort Lauderdale Antique Car Museum

1527 SW 1st Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-1710
+1 954-779-7300
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One of Ft Lauderdale's best kept secrets

A MUST for any car aficionado and history buffs! This gem of a museum is a private collection of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
billj614
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Fort Lauderdale, United States
Lovely Trip Down Memory Lane

There is nothing that brings you inner pleasure than visiting a car museum. It's especially nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
april540
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Sunny South Florida
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This museum is a reproduction of a Packard showroom from the 1920s. On display are 22 Packard motor cars from the 1900s to the 1940s, all in full working order. Among them, are Roadsters with compartments for golf clubs, a doctor's coupe with a compartment for his medical bag, and a 1929 645 Dual Cowl Phaeton that can self-lubricate its chassis as it drives along the road.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1527 SW 1st Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-1710
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A MUST for any car aficionado and history buffs! This gem of a museum is a private collection of Packard automobiles and historic memorabilia

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is nothing that brings you inner pleasure than visiting a car museum. It's especially nice when your guide is the owner of the Museum! If you're nice, he may take you for a short ride so you can experience the thrill these cars bring....More

Thank april540
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Museum is going to close in a short time, and it is understandable. It open Monday through Friday only. There was a big confusion with me trying to find out if it will be open on Nov 10 2017. I had like 5 contradicting...More

Thank Hector M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family thoroughly enjoyed the visit to the museum, especially the teenagers. The variety of antique vehicles was amazing. I recommend this excursion for adults and children.

Thank LawdyMsClawdy9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Around every corner I will see another automobile then I just had to have. They seemed to just get better and better. What a fun look at history.

Thank Emil T
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is a do not miss if you are into old and antique automobiles... an amazing collection... plus other automobile collectables

Thank Floridanative93
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Located in a light industrial area, the museum is easy to get to and street parking is available. The museum itself emphasizes Packard automobiles. Packard was the prestige automobile of its day and this museum has examples of most of them, all in magnificent condition....More

Thank ransom007
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

If you love cars stop here! A personal collection gathered over 60 years. Make sure to call before hand to check hours as they do private events. It was a $10 admission. I spent almost 2 hours here. The guide walked around with us giving...More

Thank JKard
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We spent a little over an hour and really enjoyed the collection of cars and associated antiques. Trip advisor shows they are closed but they were open so call first to be sure.

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

We chose to go to the museum because it was raining. I would go back on a sunny day. This place is awesome and the history behind the museum is very interesting. Great place for anyone at any age. We are not car buffs and...More

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Sally G
19 May 2017|
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Response from SBrantley | Reviewed this property |
$10 cash per person - they do not accept checks or credit cards. You'll have to knock on the wooden door and wait-someone will come out to you. ABSOLUTELY worth every penny of it and then some!
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AmyM5592014
17 March 2015|
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Response from Alan H | Reviewed this property |
I called them at 954-779-7300 and they are open Monday thru Saturday 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. It is incorrect on their website. The cost is usually less than $10 each; depends if you use one of the free coupons found in any of... More
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