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National Automobile Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Huge collection

I was amazed by the sheer variety of cars here, dating from the late 19th century to the 1970s... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Afternoon to kill

We ended up having over half a day in Reno and decided to hit the museum. Were we ever glad we did... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Manchester, New Hampshire
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Offering more than 224 vehicles on display, this museum contains one of the greatest car collections anywhere.
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10 S Lake St, Reno, NV 89501-1558
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was amazed by the sheer variety of cars here, dating from the late 19th century to the 1970s. Each gad an informative write-up with statistics and historical information. An excellent museum.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ended up having over half a day in Reno and decided to hit the museum. Were we ever glad we did, this place is awesome thier displays are excellent and the level in which they restore these beautiful cars is top notch. I will...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in town a couple days while on our road trip. It has been cold and snowy so an afternoon in a amazing one of a kind museum fit the bill The quality of the exhibits is first class. The placards told the story...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank walhoodca
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic museum! There's a few classic cars, but this museum specializes in rare prototypes, unusual one-of-a-kinds, and cars either featured in films or owned by celebrities. I learned a lot and got to drool over John Wayne's Corvette and a gold-plated DeLorean. The prices are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very interesting and amazing cars. It does take a while to go through the museum, but you go at your own pace.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Djwhite08
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If your in Reno and you have 2 or 3 hours to spend away from the slot machines and tables then plan a trip to the National Auto Museum. Even if your not into cars at all this is worth a trip to view the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dodgerdave2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although Reno has deteriorated over the years, the auto museum is a must see! They have done a fantastic job in laying out the various eras in an easy flow pattern and very affordable. There are over 200 cars and many, many I hadn’t heard...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WSUtraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m not really a car enthusiast, but this is definitely worth a visit. Several of the cars are the only ones still in existence, and there are lots of interesting prototype cars that never made it to production. Someone who is really into this will...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nicholasr33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to the National Auto Museum with my family and had a wonderful time. I am not a huge car buff but this museum was more than just historical cars. It is about the history of the car through time. So much more than...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank travlin_cpl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Granted, there are not a lot of museums in Reno, but this one is worth a visit. What an incredible collection of cars! From the earliest days of the automobile until Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra. There are also some interesting archival items such as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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