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Gilmore Car Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Worth a LOOONG detour!

If you love cars--antique, classic, sports, muscle--find your way here and plan on a day. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael M
A museum with history and beautiful cars.

Beautiful cars from the beginning of the automobile, through the muscle car era.History of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lisa E
Dubuque, Iowa
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The ever expanding Gilmore Car Museum, hailed as one of the Top Five car museums in the nation, features over nearly extraordinary cars and motorcycles from all eras. The Automotive Heritage Center (about 150 vehicles) is Open daily year-round. The...more
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6865 W Hickory Rd, Hickory Corners, MI 49060-9788
+1 269-671-5089
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love cars--antique, classic, sports, muscle--find your way here and plan on a day. Beautiful grounds provide a number of different settings for display of vehicles. Uncrowded when we visited so it was easy to get up close. Other car nuts on the staff...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful cars from the beginning of the automobile, through the muscle car era.History of the industry as well as the time period the cars were manufactured. There was a collection of old riding toys, cars found abandoned, an old 50s dinner, and the car from...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled onto this gem about ten years ago and always wanted to return. We spent the whole day and my husband did the Model T driving school in the afternoon. Can’t say enough about how wonderful this museum is. The docents, the instructors -...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got my husband the Model T Driving School class as a surprise birthday gift. He likes unique experiences and driving a 105 year old car was definitely that! He had a blast driving it and even talked the instructor into letting me take a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the best, if not the best auto museums in the country. The collection spans over a dozen large buildings, all clean and air conditioned. The grounds and outside are well-groomed as well. Overall a wonderful collection. Just a note; the museum...More

Thank ronnie b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Red barn museums on spacious grounds with ample parking–––sort of in the middle of nowhere––but I go often on an hour's drive. Would take several days to see all. The special exhibits from sports cars to muscle cars to A. J. Foyt are interesting additions...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just go and see it it is that good that sums it up but to add a little more they collection is massive and well laid out if you need a break from walking grab some food from the cool diner and enjoy the grounds...More

Thank BrucePerthAustralia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

That was one word we heard used constantly by the visitors! A fabulous off the path museum that even non car enthusiasts will enjoy. Displays are well presented and the cars are first rate. Several out buildings with their own displays even some dealership recreations....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must SEE and experience for any car enthusiast. What a wonderful trip back in time. There is more than one building to experience with cars and more cars. This has got to be one of the best. So much to see and...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are ever fortunate to be in the area of the Gilmore car muesum, do not hesitate to visit this quiet sleeping GIANT of spectacular cars, trucks and other antiques of all kinds . The grounds and buildings are exquisitely contstrusted to house beautiful...More

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25 June 2018|
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Response from Bob A | Reviewed this property |
yes plenty off places to sit
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19 May 2018|
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Response from Jim D | Reviewed this property |
Yes wheelchairs are available