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Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing

13700 SW 16th Ave, Ocala, FL 34473-3970
+1 352-245-8661
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This will knock your socks off!

Kudos to Don for preserving the history of drag racing in such an awesome way! The number of cars... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Merritt Island, Florida
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E bailey

If you are a drag racing fan or classic car enthusiast don't pass this place up! After your first... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“antique cars” (40 reviews)
“race cars” (43 reviews)
“big daddy” (34 reviews)
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13700 SW 16th Ave, Ocala, FL 34473-3970
+1 352-245-8661
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kudos to Don for preserving the history of drag racing in such an awesome way! The number of cars and personal photos, etc is amazing. Drag Racers are not the only attraction! There are cars from the early 1900's through the 70's! Lovingly restored, these...More

Thank Vacation517
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are a drag racing fan or classic car enthusiast don't pass this place up! After your first trip you will be planning your return visit to see what you missed. So many cool drag cars from the 50,60,70 and 80's

Thank Afuelcoupe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perhaps a dozen race cars. Also antique cars in second building. No food, drink or picnic area offered. No self tour or guides avail. We were by ourselves in the museum almost the entire time. The museum can be seen from interstate 75 , and...More

Thank Cathleen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Talked husband into grandkids Disney trip so when making up our travel itinerary this was a must do. He loved it and I loved seeing all the racing cars. A fan of drag racing or vintage cars will leave smiling!

Thank R2Ontheroad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you love racing you will love this!! The amount of car is out of this world .. I loved watching the old racing and the old gas pumps were a plus!! Thanks for sharing the memories with us!!!

Thank Tammy J D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to go and visit! Lots of stuff to see and great history of racing! Ocala, Florida is a nice safe town! Great place to stop and stretch your legs in the way to Orlando!

Thank Gailya P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Big Daddy's is unbelievable! even if you're not a car buff you will enjoy Don Garlits. so much rich history here. you can tour it in under 90 mins.

Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must, if you like drag racing. I visited here the first time I was in Ocala. Really enjoyed the museum.

Thank Ernie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently visited here while on our way to Disney and it's a fantastic place!!! If you're any kind of 'gearhead' (or just appreciate the history of hotrodding in America) this is a mecca for you! The museum was stuffed full of the history of drag...More

Thank HermanSnerd
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

So glad that we went to this drag racing museum. It's a car lover and racing enthusiast's dream come true. We loved it. My husband and I were in heaven! Plan to spend several hours and see all it has to offer!

Thank Ruth B
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16 January 2017|
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Response from Donna G | Property representative |
Yes you may take photos at the Museum...we are also pet friendly as long as your pet is on a leash.
11 September 2016|
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Response from MrC386 | Reviewed this property |
Yes sir they do..
1 March 2016|
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Response from Granny483 | Reviewed this property |
From their website under contact us: General Admission Adults $20 Seniors (60+) $15 Military & Veteran $15 College students $15 Teenagers (Ages 13-18) $15 Children (Ages 5-12) $10 Group... More