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Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum

1101 W McKinley Ave Bldg 3A, Pomona, CA 91768-1639
+1 909-622-2133
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RELIVING MY YOUNG MAN'S AUTOMOTIVE FANTASIES

As a young man growing up in NJ in the 60's, I can vividly recall waiting impatiently each month... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Walt W
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Neptune, New Jersey
Wow! " Motorheads Dream"

Wow! What a place! So much car history of racing. Take your time(3-5+ hours) to enjoy all of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
scoop35311
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Baltimore, Maryland
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“hot rod” (9 reviews)
“on display” (7 reviews)
“drag racing” (18 reviews)
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1101 W McKinley Ave Bldg 3A, Pomona, CA 91768-1639
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a young man growing up in NJ in the 60's, I can vividly recall waiting impatiently each month for the next issues of Hot Rod & Car Craft magazine to arrive. Living on the east coast was a world away from the California car...More

Thank Walt W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! What a place! So much car history of racing. Take your time(3-5+ hours) to enjoy all of the history here. So many of my heroes on display. Don Garlits, Don the Snake Prudhomme, Frank Hawley, Joe Amoto, etc. Many that I've witnessed break records...More

Thank scoop35311
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent facility and service from all personnel. Incredible history of the NHRA is preserved and displayed!

Thank Mandise55
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A 'must see' for anyone who is interested in racing cars and the history of drag racing. It's a large (30,000 square foot) well appointed museum loaded with retired racing cars, motorcycles and things close to a racing fan's heart.

Thank Banerman
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This museum provides a great history of drag racing with cars from every era and most classes. This museum is right up there with the Daytona and Indy museums.

Thank ChuckBrooks
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Learn the history of NHRA. See the all the cars. Discover who Wally is. Plan to spend at least an hour at the museum. You're able to take pictures. I suggest taking pictures of the cars and also the read ups about them. We are...More

Thank 808Madeline
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Located at Fairplex in Pomona, a huge property that encompasses buildings and the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona dragstrip, this museum really is a must-see for racing fans. There's artifacts and vehicles all displayed beautifully; it's easy to spend hours enjoying this wonderful museum. The...More

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

If you are interested in drag racing or the history of motorsports, don't miss this place. There is so many historical pieces here. The beginnings of the sport are laid out. Amazing to see things you have read about or seen old pictures of. The...More

Thank HSM_TEX
Reviewed 26 November 2016

This place is the Holy Grail for those who are interested in Drag racing and hot rod history,Best time to attend is during the Nov/Feb Nhra national events especially Fiday night when they put on a Q/A session with current/past drivers,this is normally entertaining and...More

1  Thank pete b
Reviewed 18 November 2016

If your into racing, this is the place to go! Lots of great displays and older cars. Loved seeing the older dragsters I remember from childhood. You can cover the museum in about 2 hours.

Thank Traci H
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