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General Motors Corvette Assembly Plant

65 & exit 28, Behind Hardys, Bowling Green, KY
+1 270-745-8287
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A Must See for Corvette Owners

Everyone, but especially Corvette owners, will be impressed by this plant tour. If you've never... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Bob60098
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Woodstock, Illinois
Nelson County 4-H Robotics Club

Great tour! Very interesting to see a Corvette being built. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
Susan M
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Florence
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See first-hand how robots weld the steel and human workers add the parts to make a Corvette at this plant, the only one in the U.S. that produces the car. Call ahead as tours will be suspended starting December 1, 2003 through April of 2004.
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  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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65 & exit 28, Behind Hardys, Bowling Green, KY
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Everyone, but especially Corvette owners, will be impressed by this plant tour. If you've never been inside an auto plant, prepare to have your preconceived notions shattered. Clean, relatively quiet, and very informative. This was our second tour (first was 5 years ago) and we...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Great tour! Very interesting to see a Corvette being built. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and the kids with us enjoyed the tour as well.

1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Admittedly, I'm not a car guy... but I very much enjoyed my tour in the Corvette plant. I went with a couple of friends and my 13 year old son. It was soooo cool seeing how the sausage is made! Make sure and read your...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The Corvette Assembly Plant is a must see. We have been planning for several years to visit this plant and when we purchased a 1964 Corvette in October, the plant visit was now a priority. Enjoyed the plant tour and guides - Alec & Wayne...More

Thank Bluebirdsinging
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

From entry to completion, the tour and the staff was nothing short of spectacular. Our guide was very informative as well as entertaining. The factory is state of the art combined with true craftsmanship and a team of employees that truly take pride in their...More

Thank amacwow
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The recent visit to the assembly plant was great. You walk close to the assembly of the new corvette. It's interesting how they assemble a group of 20 or so cars in a group. Their interest in quality really shows

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 26 May 2017

What a fun experience! I ordered tickets on their website which reserves your spot. I suggest doing that in advance. Keep your phone/camera in the car as there are no photos allowed inside the facility.

1  Thank Shannon T
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our tour of the Corvette assembly plant in Bowling Green, KY. Tour lasted approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. Fascinating view of the conception and birth of new Corvettes! Our tour guide was GREAT and explained every step of the process--very informative. It...More

2  Thank jane s
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I splurged and opted for the VIP Experience, through the National Museum and I am very glad that I did. Myself and two other people were with our own, very knowledgeable tour guile, Larry McCool. He knew everything and answered all our questions. During our...More

1  Thank John T
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Rich, our guide was especially good, giving us lots of information and answering our questions. There was so much information I would like to go again. Be sure you know the guidelines, you cannot carry in your phone, purse or backpack. Just be sure to...More

2  Thank MaryModesto
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Cathy C
18 June 2017|
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Response from Michelle M | Reviewed this property |
We were told on the tour it was 1000... 800 or so union workers and 200 engineers, managers.
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Fran W
30 May 2017|
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Response from jane s | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Give them a call.
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Frannie198
24 December 2015|
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Response from Joseph C | Reviewed this property |
The Chevrolet engineers boosted the horsepower of the 1987 corvette by 10 hp to 240 by the use of roller-bearing hydraulic valve lifters. I don't believe your 1986 will have them unless retro fitted. Joe Campbell
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