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America on Wheels Museum

5 North Front Street, Allentown, PA 18102-5303
+1 610-432-4200
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surprisingly terrific

Compares very favorably with the Peterson Auto Museum in LA. Very well laid out, Fun old fashioned... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Phillygirl2017
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
More than "cars."

Very well presented history of things that move us....cars, pedal cars, trains....yes, go play with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christopher C
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Reno, Nevada
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  • Average5%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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5 North Front Street, Allentown, PA 18102-5303
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+1 610-432-4200
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Compares very favorably with the Peterson Auto Museum in LA. Very well laid out, Fun old fashioned lunch counter on 2nd floor with ice cream floats, milkshakes, etc. Friendly, interested staff. Beautiful, some unusual cars & other vehicles. Easy free parking. Available for receptions, etc....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well presented history of things that move us....cars, pedal cars, trains....yes, go play with the train set. It was fun!

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved all of the old cars, kids included!! The building was easy to find too! We highly recommend going!

Thank Dana W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Staff was very helpful and friendly. The displays were well done and excellent. Loved the HubCap Cafe.

Thank LaurieSouth2010
Reviewed 8 May 2017

May 2017: We go here a number of times a year. Get to see some great cars. The bottom shows do not change that much. The upper floor repair area has new cars every few months. All kinds of cars, motorcycles and pedal cars. For...More

Thank Michael B
Linda M, Manager at America on Wheels Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Thank you Michael for your comment. We appreciate it. You'll be happy to know that we'll be "Re-Launching" a new look in our lobby as we celebrate our 10th anniversary early 2018. We'll also be adding a cool Kid's Super Car and Restoration Learning Center....More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

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...More

1  Thank liftingchic
Reviewed 11 April 2017

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
Reviewed 11 April 2017

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

Thank rmgordonphd
Reviewed 5 April 2017

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
Reviewed 30 March 2017

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...More

Thank Chipper M
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Alexandra G
Do you have to pay to get into this Museum? If so, how much is it?
3 November 2015|
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Response from T0beys | Reviewed this property |
On thurs Seniors are free, children under 5 are free all the time. Children under 12 free on Sunday
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car46har
Is this facility hanicap accessible and can you use a trael scooter to get around?
27 January 2015|
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Response from Stephanie F | Reviewed this property |
Yes to both. They have ramps and an elevator
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car46har
Is this facility hanicap accessible and can you use a trael scooter to get around?
27 January 2015|
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Response from Traveler0402 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. There is a ramp and an elevator. Bathrooms are also handicap accessible.
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