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Historic Auto Museum

13750 Metric Rd, Roscoe, IL 61073-7638
+1 815-389-7917
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So much more than auto museum!

Went out of our way to visit here based on reviews and recommendation of roadside America website... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2016
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
via mobile
Afternoon trip

My son and I went today. I wasn't sure what to expect but I was very pleasantly surprised. I... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2016
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13750 Metric Rd, Roscoe, IL 61073-7638
+1 815-389-7917
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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Went out of our way to visit here based on reviews and recommendation of roadside America website. Amazing place! Yes, it has autos, including Those belonging to Elvis, Hitler, the Perons and some US Presidents. But there is so much more - music and tv...More

Thank maapar
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

My son and I went today. I wasn't sure what to expect but I was very pleasantly surprised. I expected several cars (it does say auto in the title) but there was a lot more. There was a lot of older country music memorabilia as...More

Thank Kmars00
Reviewed 29 June 2016

For the low, low price of $13, you can spend as much time as you want examining room after room of artifacts. Yes, it's called an auto museum, and it does have a vast collection of interesting vehicles. But there are also a couple of...More

Thank Margaret F
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This place is incredible. Not only is it more than you would ever expect, it's well worth the money. We recently took my 90 year old Grandma here, and she was amazed. 95% of the place is wheelchair accessible, with the exception of a couple...More

Thank gina208
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is not your typical "Classic Car" museum. As the name suggests it is a collection of historic autos. In addition to many U.S. Presidential vehicles it has a number of cars from heads of state including a rare Mercedes that belonged to Hitler. Many...More

Thank mayordadams
Reviewed 26 June 2016

We were mainly interested in the stock car hall of fame (which was done extremely well), but were also blown away by the rest of the museum. We were expecting 'campy', but it was not. While walking through the various exhibits, we kept saying I...More

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Don't let the $13 admission price scare you of. This place is worth every penny of it. Wow were to start well there are a ton of cars from all era's of time from Hitler to Elvis to a Batmobile to the Sanford n Son...More

Thank tmyankee15
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Nobody ever heard of Roscoe, Illinois, until Danica Patrick started driving race cars and posing for TV commercials. But Roscoe is home to one of the most extraordinary and unusual museums you'll ever visit. Historic Auto Attractions houses one of the most extensive collections of...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Epic car museum. totally underrated with some great features and cars in there. belongs in a place like New York

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Labeled an auto museum, but is so much more. JFK items is more than I've seen anywhere. Hidden away in Roscoe, but a great place to see if you have an interest in historical items.

Thank Paul M
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1 September 2016|
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Response from Marty Z | Reviewed this property |
I didn't remember, so glad someone else already answered. I think you'll find it worth the money.