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Mid America Motorworks, My Garage Museum

17082 N US Highway 45, Effingham, IL 62401-6764
+1 217-540-4200
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There is several in cars in the museum. If you are interested in old cars, you will enjoy time... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Cowden, Illinois
Mother & Father in law and family visited last year. My father in law bought a 1957 Chevy model BelAire

Was good, had some Corvette promo types their I have only read about , also interesting too see the... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Sandy G
Farina, Illinois
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17082 N US Highway 45, Effingham, IL 62401-6764
+1 217-540-4200
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

There is several in cars in the museum. If you are interested in old cars, you will enjoy time spent here. There was two parts I really enjoyed. One was the employees in the part area. It was very interesting watching the bins coming around...More

Thank shall3957
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Was good, had some Corvette promo types their I have only read about , also interesting too see the Volkswagen cars shown as well.

Thank Sandy G
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This place has some unique corvettes and stories to go with them. Not something we do again anytime soon but definitely a good one time place to see

Thank jennyt1975
Reviewed 19 July 2017

A fun place to visit when in our area. A step back in time that is worth doing. Clean, well kept place

Thank debellis742017
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Not a Corvette guy but wow some nice ones here! Very welcoming staff answered all my questions. Gotta return soon when i finally buy a Corvette!

Thank desertstormvet68
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Mid America Motorworks is a definite must-see if you're passing through Effingham, especially if you're a Corvette or Volkswagen enthusiast! The staff is super friendly as well.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is a small museum (FREE!) which has auto memoriablia, corvettes and Volkswagens. Items were offered for sale and some were vintage. Some freebie posters were available and if you made a donation to the museum you were allowed to select a pin. The museum...More

1  Thank Pairadocs92
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a fantastic event for any Corvette lover ..... but MidAmerica is an interesting facility for any car owner .... Mike & Laurie Yager are extremely gracious hosts & all their staff share that philosophy.

Thank LadyDriver2009
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Stop by and check out the automotive memorabilia if you are in the vicinity of Effingham. There are some really nice cars in this corvette collection.

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Have visited this collection numerous times and it just gets better and better. Mike Yeager collects limited edition and high end Corvettes and memorabilia so much of what a visitor sees is one of a kind or very rare. If you want to see a...More

Thank DDOKansas
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