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Mount Dora Museum Of Speed

206 N Highland St, Mount Dora, FL 32757-5728
+1 352-385-0049
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In the neighborhood

I only live about 8 blocks away but had never previously stopped in. There's a whole lot to see... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
flalb2
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Mount Dora, Florida
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Surprise in Mount Dora

We had a wonderful morning enjoying this museum and speaking with the owner today. The museum is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Debbie R
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“classic cars” (17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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206 N Highland St, Mount Dora, FL 32757-5728
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+1 352-385-0049
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I only live about 8 blocks away but had never previously stopped in. There's a whole lot to see stuffed into a relatively small space. I enjoyed the visit.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful morning enjoying this museum and speaking with the owner today. The museum is way more than amazing cars. There is so much memorabilia to see that we made two loops around his displays. His collections of various types brought back childhood...More

Thank Debbie R
BentleyBoy, Owner at Mount Dora Museum Of Speed, responded to this review

Hi 'DebbieR' Thanks so much for visiting with me. We're glad you enjoyed your DeJaVu Trip back in time. Look forward too seeing you next time you're in town. Kerry Bogard

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I took my boyfriend here for his birthday, since vintage cars are his "thing". I didn't expect to enjoy myself as much as he did! From floor to ceiling, the museum is chock full of memorabilia and just really, really cool stuff (and oh yeah,...More

Thank KPizer
BentleyBoy, Owner at Mount Dora Museum Of Speed, responded to this review

Hi 'KPizer' We are so glad you enjoyed it. I hired "Vince (car fanatic) to act as a 'Tour Guide' when I can't get out of my office. We Love to see the 'ladies happy' as we added so many displays just for them. The...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is a must see for any serious auto enthusiast or memorabilia buff. I always enjoy our periodic visits to the Museum of Speed/Dream cars and look forward to the new exhibits and stunning automobiles. The owner Kerry is a delightful tour guide with an...More

Thank Boomer1981
BentleyBoy, Owner at Mount Dora Museum Of Speed, responded to this review

Hey 'Boomer9181' Thank you for your Kind Review. I always enjoy seeing you and yours. Thanks so much for the time to write this up. Kerry Bogard

Reviewed 10 April 2017

My husband is a car guy so we visited Mount Dora Museum of Speed. There were several interesting cars there but also a lot of other fascinating Americana objects. Other stand outs were the I Love Lucy section, Drive In diner tribute, and a replica...More

1  Thank the_Zookster
BentleyBoy, Owner at Mount Dora Museum Of Speed, responded to this review

_Thanks to 'The Zookster' ! I remember you folks well. I was happy to show you around and I'm glad you liked the old gas station. The Route 66 signs are lit by 'cat-eyes' which glow in the dark and signs like that are rare...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

I went here with my fiance this past weekend. There is obviously a lot of passion from the owner, a lifetime of memorabilia collecting, and very special, rare, and unique cars. If $15.00 is too expensive for your taste, you obviously do not have a...More

Thank cmgator31
BentleyBoy, Owner at Mount Dora Museum Of Speed, responded to this review

'cmgator31' Thank you for taking the time to go through the Museum and appreciate what has been done here. I can't thank you enough for writing this great review. Kerry Bogard

Reviewed 22 March 2017

Ok , so it's an interesting place filled with memorabilia but small. I don't see how you need 1-2 hrs. We walked around twice to make sure we didn't miss anything..we were out in about 15 min. 5 bucks would have been feasible but 30...More

1  Thank sugar2371
BentleyBoy, Owner at Mount Dora Museum Of Speed, responded to this review

'Sugar?2371' Gosh, it's up to the individual to take their time to look at 1000's of Antiques and the display of Rare, Unique Classic Cars, Bicycles, Airplane Models, Indian Motorcycle OR >Speed Through the Museum, looking for a cat fight. Sadly, You chose the latter....More

Reviewed 22 March 2017

I did some research before going to Mt Dora looking for things to do while there. I found the museum on Trip Advisor and made it a priority to go there. We were very impressed with the collection of cars and retro memorabilia. So much...More

Thank Tim H
BentleyBoy, Owner at Mount Dora Museum Of Speed, responded to this review

"Tim H" Wow, and too come such a long way! I'm glad you enjoyed the Museum. It took over 40 years to collect such a huge display of Petrol Antiques. Some of my classic cars, like the 1963 Split Window Fuel Injected Corvette, and Paxton...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017

Filled with unique and interesting cars and car memorabilia! If you like cars, this is a must see! The owner was very helpful and extremely informative.More

Thank Elysa S
BentleyBoy, Owner at Mount Dora Museum Of Speed, responded to this review

Hi Elysa !! I really enjoyed talking to you folks, and watching you snap photo's. Amazing two of our mannequin's look exactly like you! Thanks for being so kind about our short hours. Typically, I'm here to 3pm but, there are times on Saturday I...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017

First time in mount dora and looking for something fun. This gem of a place was amazing! We visited march 2 and we spent about 2 hours here enjoying all the wonderful pieces that mr. B collected! The cars, signed guitars, old toys, old caskets...More

Thank Lisa S
BentleyBoy, Owner at Mount Dora Museum Of Speed, responded to this review

Hi 'Lisa S". Thank you both for your enthusiasm and for stopping by to see us at the Museum of Speed. Had a blast showing you around. Thanks for taking time to write us up....and a 5 'bubble' review at that! Kerry Bogard

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Gail R
Is this a sister museum to the one in Bowling Green Ohio? We love that car museum!
3 December 2016|
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Response from BentleyBoy | Property representative |
Howdy Buckeye ! No..... no affiliation. Just a Mom & Pop trying to do something special for Mt.Dora
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Marsha W
entrance fee
22 July 2015|
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Response from BentleyBoy | Property representative |
Hi Marsha; Sorry, I missed your question...I was in the hospital for tests. We decided to hold the admission at $12 + tax for the Summer on self-guided tours. $14 + tax for Guided Tours (20 person minimum) as listed in our... More
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Marsha W
entrance fee?
22 July 2015|
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Response from Radiohutch | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is an admission fee. It is currently listed as $14. There is a group discount available.
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