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General Motors Corvette Assembly Plant

65 & Exit 28, Behind Hardys, Bowling Green, KY
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Engine Build Experience: A Lifetime Memory

My sons and I had an absolutely amazing time here as part of their "engine build" experience... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
NYC_Rock
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New York City, New York
OMG!

You don't have to be a corvette enthusiast to enjoy this tour. My teenage son and preteen daughter... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
BeacHound
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Annville, Kentucky
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See first-hand how robots weld the steel and human workers add the parts to make a Corvette at this plant, the only one in the U.S. that produces the car. Call ahead as tours will be suspended starting December 1, 2003 through April of 2004.
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  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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65 & Exit 28, Behind Hardys, Bowling Green, KY
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

My sons and I had an absolutely amazing time here as part of their "engine build" experience. Under expert supervision, we spent the day building the very engine that will go into our car! What a memory we'll have for the rest of our lives....More

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Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

You don't have to be a corvette enthusiast to enjoy this tour. My teenage son and preteen daughter were as enthralled as I was! It is a walking tour, but it is slow paced and gives you time to see and ask questions. We loved...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

Just spent 4 days in Bowling Green for 23rd Anniversary celebration! Didn't get to tour plant this time due to extensive renovations going on there but Plant Manager gave use a great 2 hour lecture and PowerPoint presentation about the progress of improvements that are...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

Im here working at the Corvette factory putting in anew line. Compared to other assembly plants ive seen, this is by far the best. The whole plant is like air conditioned and fairly clean. The Tour entrance area is very clean and the guards are...More

2  Thank Steve F
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Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Neat place to check out. Pretty cool to learn about and watch a car be built. Start to finish it's really neat seeing and hearing one of the great sports cars come together before your eyes. Also it's cool to know you're walking the same...More

2  Thank oboi
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

Went along with a visit to the Corvette museum which is basically next door. Absolutely fascinating. An absolute must see for any Corvette owner. Even my non car nut wife loved it

1  Thank Rick H
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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Witness to greatness. How extraordinary to walk along these beautiful machines as they are being assembled and rolling off the line for the first time. If you love Corvettes you have to book a tour! You don't have to be a corvette lover to appreciate...More

1  Thank InspiringMile
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Reviewed July 29, 2017

We toured the plant with our Corvette club and it was fantastic to see how Vette's come together. Very exciting

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Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

When they open back up for tours, I recommend that you go. Prepare to walk at least a mile, it could be more as they are going to be expanding the plant.

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Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Closed since mid-June due to the plant readying to build the new Corvette engine. Museum staff project the plants tours will be available again in late 2018 or early 2019.

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192bill
February 4, 2018|
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Response from oboi | Reviewed this property |
The tours our scheduled to resume January 2019. The museum however will still be open.
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Cathy C
June 18, 2017|
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Response from Michelle M | Reviewed this property |
We were told on the tour it was 1000... 800 or so union workers and 200 engineers, managers.
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Fran W
May 30, 2017|
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Response from jane s | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Give them a call.
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