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Historic Auto Museum

13750 Metric Rd, Roscoe, IL 61073-7638
+1 815-389-7917
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Car Bliss

A true car lovers dream. I was there for several hours, the collection is wonderfully displayed. An... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
Steve W
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Rockton
Not just a car museum.

This is not a historical car museum. It is a museum that includes cars associated with historical... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
roadagainIllinois
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Illinois
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13750 Metric Rd, Roscoe, IL 61073-7638
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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

Thank roadagainIllinois
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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

Thank free8864
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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

Thank 346judithd
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Forced my 15 year old daughter to go with me. It was incredible. By the time we entered into the "Gangland " area she was having a great time. They have everything Westerns... Elvis... Tons of presidential cars and memorabilia...a room dedicated to Abraham Lincoln......More

Thank magnme2001
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

OH MY GOODNESS! This was fantastic! There is so MUCH more than cars here. They have unbelievable exhibits. It was so amazing. I will definitely tell my friends about this museum. (Some are going to travel to Illinois from Indiana, just to see this museum.)

1  Thank sherylgoodsell1
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Hello Roscoe locals and visitors ... this is an amazing museum located in our small town and a MUST visit !! The history and displays are not to miss ...

1  Thank Tamra N
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is a great place to take friends and family! I just can't believe how much interesting stuff Wayne has collected and displayed for all of us. He really puts a lot of effort into making this museum a MUST SEE! This would be great...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Been there several times and always wish I had more time to spend! Eclectic assortment of fun for an entire family!

Thank travelbuff2017
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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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