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LeMay Museum at Marymount

325 152nd St E, Tacoma, WA 98445-1214
+1 253-272-2336
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Learn to Drive a Model T

The LeMay Museum at Marymount offered a class about the Model T, including driving lessons. It was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hollis D
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Tacoma, Washington
Awesome collection

Let me preface this by saying, I am not a car buff, but I enjoy history and like beautiful cars... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
melmcc
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Seattle, WA
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325 152nd St E, Tacoma, WA 98445-1214
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+1 253-272-2336
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"military school"
in 8 reviews
"guided tour"
in 9 reviews
"lemay family"
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"boys school"
in 3 reviews
"great place for all ages"
in 2 reviews
"original condition"
in 2 reviews
"knowledgeable guide"
in 2 reviews
"classic cars"
in 9 reviews
"bought a groupon"
in 3 reviews
"groupon deal"
in 2 reviews
"car lovers"
in 7 reviews
"wonderful history"
in 2 reviews
"car guy"
in 4 reviews
"incredible collection"
in 3 reviews
"personal collection"
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"cool stuff"
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"wide variety"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The LeMay Museum at Marymount offered a class about the Model T, including driving lessons. It was a blast - the Model T drives differently than a modern vehicle and it was fun to learn all about the Model T, learning how to drive it,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me preface this by saying, I am not a car buff, but I enjoy history and like beautiful cars even if I do not know all of their names. The collection of cars that the LeMay family has collected is amazing. I enjoyed looking...More

Thank melmcc
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

I visited on a rainy day with a couple of hours to kill, and cannot speak too highly of this museum. I particularly enjoyed the early vehicles, of which there are a large number. Lots of focus on the everyday, rather than racing cars or...More

Thank Andrrw J
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I was blown away by the down-home western WA vibe mixed with unparraled knowledge about automotive history. The grounds and the cars, trucks and creations housed here were one of the best surprise museum visits ever!!! Highly recommended !!!!

Thank Brian M
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent collection of vintage cars and other stuff...I really liked the Tucker and the garbage truck!.. Plus lots of other cool stuff.... Our tour guide was excellent... Thank you... The other neat thing here is that many cars are not restored, so...More

Thank Don H
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

The car collection was outstanding and ran the range from totally original vehicles to a number that were restored to concourse perfection. The theme is really about transportation and included many very rare trucks. The guide was very knowledgable and did spend the time to...More

Thank FrankL423
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

This was my husband's choice to visit, I found it interesting and some of the cars were fascinating, lots of the cars are extremely rare.

Thank d19Australia
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

This is the other car museum to see in Tacoma. It's on the grounds of a former military school, and it houses the late Harold LeMay's many old cars. It's not as fancy as the LeMay America's Car Museum, but that's the allure: Visitors get...More

Thank David C
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

It is great to see how a man, wanted to preserve the auto industry revolution in USA by purchasing cars and keeping them. He gives us a slice of the life of the cars from 1900s to 2000s, when significant changes happened in the automobile...More

Thank Venkataraman R
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lemaymarymount, Guest Relations Manager at LeMay Museum at Marymount, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Thank you for visiting us and we hope you come back again soon! -Laurie Guest Services Manager

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Beauty in the mist of a fast pace outside world. The grounds have amble parking I have been there for events, Weddings, and even birthday celebrations. the welcoming staff and multitude of volunteers are pleasant and easy going. It is a very well run and...More

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lemaymarymount, Guest Relations Manager at LeMay Museum at Marymount, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Thank you! I'm glad you enjoyed your visit. Please tell your friends and come back soon! -Laurie LeMay Collections at Marymount Guest Services Manager 253-272-2336

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Deskandchairs
17 July 2017|
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Response from Stephanie S | Reviewed this property |
When we visited it was a mildly temperate day and the inside temps seems very normal. The space is very large. it used to be a boys school, so think gym, locker room, cafeteria. All very large open spaces, with air flow. I... More
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Claudia L
7 October 2016|
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Response from lemaymarymount | Property representative |
The admission for the gun show does not include the museum. We do offer a discounted price of $10 per person for those who attend the gun show.
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