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Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Very well done

February 18, 2013. I dropped by this nice museum this morning. What an interesting place. Very... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2013
Roger B
Tomah, Wisconsin, United States
An absolute "Must See"

A phenomenal collection of vintage and some extremely rare automobiles. This is the second time we... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2013
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"... a wonderful collection, and it's FREE! Thank you" a recent visitor. The Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum features vehicles ranging from the early 1900's to the 1960's in a variety of makes and models in both original condition and restored...more
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1100 N Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-2534
+1 270-765-2181
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Reviewed 18 February 2013

February 18, 2013. I dropped by this nice museum this morning. What an interesting place. Very nice lady there running the museum. http://www.amazon.com/CHIEF-Artemus-Newton-Thriller-ebook/dp/B00506U95K/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1361202746&sr=8-1&keywords=roger+blakely

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Reviewed 17 February 2013

A phenomenal collection of vintage and some extremely rare automobiles. This is the second time we have been there. There were 50 cars on display, all personally owned by Mr. Swopes. The lady attendant was extremely knowledgable about the cars and answered all questions. There...More

Thank underfootthecat
Reviewed 25 January 2013

This is another place we love to take visitors to one reason the price is right. Free. For many it is remensioning.

1  Thank Kay E
Reviewed 21 January 2013

Awesome collection of old cars in pristine condition. We personally liked the 50 s & 60 s vintage cars, but they are all very nice to look at. The attendant was very courteous and helpful. We would love to see a Tucker in the collection...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 16 January 2013

Even if you have no knowledge whatsoever of classic cars and their history, the beauty of each and every car in the museum is breathtaking. It's a great experience for people of any age, and the stories behind it are enlightening. Anyone who is just...More

Thank Chelsa B
Reviewed 8 January 2013

If you have a love of classic old cars in mint condition, you will want to visit Swope's Cars of Yesteryears. Well worth stopping by!

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 5 January 2013

For anyone traveling through Kentucky, you must take the time to visit Swope's Cars of Yesteryear in Elizabethtown KY. A great place for anyone of any age to visit and explore. Linda was my tour hostess yesterday and she entertained everyone with her stories about...More

1  Thank Susie S
Reviewed 1 December 2012

Stopped by in early Nov 12, and am glad I did. The collection is very well presented, and they are all in stunning condition. Mostly pre 1940. I especially liked the couple of completely unrestored cars in the collection - always great to see how...More

1  Thank Matt S
Reviewed 24 November 2012

Wow, if cars could talk! Beautifully restored or original autos, from horseless carriages to the muscle cars of the 70s, are displayed with great care for all to see at no cost. Each is accompanied with information about its history, use, price, etc. Our teens...More

Thank melindabwc
Reviewed 13 November 2012

Mr. and Mrs. F. William Swope were our guides on this tour and two of the finest people I have ever met. Mr. Swope's knowledge of the cars in his collection is phenomenal and and his presentation is so down to earth. The presentation of...More

1  Thank Stan A
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Response from kodiak72 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on your level of interest. 10 minutes if just walking through or a good hour or more if really interested.
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Response from NHTraveler1312 | Reviewed this property |
I do not think you would have a problem, well worth a visit..