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Toyota USA Automotive Museum

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Address: 19600 Van Ness Ave, Torrance, CA 90501-1125
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Mesmerizing insight into Toyota History

Car after car, you realize where we started and how we evolved. Arranged in a very insightful manner. Take a trip around to see the monkey to man of Toyota.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 April 2016
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Torrance, California
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Torrance, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

Car after car, you realize where we started and how we evolved. Arranged in a very insightful manner. Take a trip around to see the monkey to man of Toyota.

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Estes Park, CO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

If you are into cars this is your kind of place. They have every Toyota ever made starting way back when. Also have the racing cars. You can get up and close to enjoy the beauty of these machines.

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Torrance, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

If you like the history of Toyota & old cars - then you will like this museum. Does not take a very long time to see everything.

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Torrance, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

We've had our volunteer luncheons at the Toyota USA Automotive Museum's event space and they open the doors to the museum for our guests to browse through. They have a great display of vintage Toyota automobiles. I'd recommend looking into when it's open to see them. Location is in an industrial park so there's not big signage so be sure... More 

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Torrance, California, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

Great selection of Toyota cars of all types and ages. But I think only available for groups or if you know someone. I have been there several times with the Torrance Sister City Association for a function and tour.

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Brea, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

The Toyota USA Museum has one of about every Toyota vehicle ever produced. If you had one, and loved it, its brother is here. (I owned a hybrid when Toyota and GM made GEO PRISMs.) I attended a private party at the museum, one of several ways to see it. There is a phone number to call if you plan... More 

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Rolling Hills Estates, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

my classmates and I took several Real Estate courses here, and I've gotten to also see some great looking cars. I love cars and trucks, and managed several automotive shops in the southbay. I always like to see cars kept up in pristine condition, and they definitetly were. For the car and truck lover's in all of us, this is... More 

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Torrance, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2015

Have not visited museum, however, we have attended events at this site and have had amazing experiences. The room was spacious and the staff very helpful.

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Torrance, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

This place is sort of off the gird. You need to now where it is, since there are no signs outside. They have a public meeting area and you can book it for free for any event you choose. The museum is very nice with pretty much on each of all the cars made in America. I was the only... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2015

We were invited by Management and got a private tour of the Museum. Honestly, we had no idea it even existed. It really is hidden gem and one really needs more time than our allotted schedule allowed. The race car selection is fabulous and the older model cars were so interesting, shows you how quickly time, tastes and design changes.

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