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Shelby American, Inc.

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Address: 6405 Ensworth St, Las Vegas, NV 89119-3211
Phone Number: +1 702-942-7325
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09:30 - 18:00
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Sun 10:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 09:30 - 18:00
Description:

This location is our manufacturing facility and home of the Shelby Heritage...

This location is our manufacturing facility and home of the Shelby Heritage Center. Visitors will see a wide variety of vehicles in the Shelby Heritage Center, from the #1 Cobra (1962) to all our current products. We also have a large memorabilia store and tons of Shelby information available. FREE guided tours twice daily 10:30AM and 1:30PM Monday through Friday and at 10:30AM on Saturday. Self-guided tours all the rest of the time during our scheduled hours of operation.

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Wow. What an awesome car exhibit

We decided to take a trip to see the many types of Shebly cars on display and were not disappointed. There were at least 20 or more different types of cars, engines, pictures... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Michael G
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San Bernardino
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San Bernardino
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to take a trip to see the many types of Shebly cars on display and were not disappointed. There were at least 20 or more different types of cars, engines, pictures, and history of Shebly's rise to success. There is also a huge retail sales that offers memorabilia and t-shirts, etc. Also inside the warehouse is a workshop... More 

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Prince George, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I own a couple Shelby's so I always make an effort to visit the headquarters. The museum is very cool with tons of history and the guide is always very knowledgeable. Well worth a visit! The gift shop has expanded and has something for everyone.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For all you motorheads, vintage and contemporary, this is a place that you must see. The museum is great with all the history of Shelby race cars and street cars. Inexpensive and much fun.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you aren't really interested in cars than this isn't the place for you. It was on a tour I took but the guys in the group enjoyed it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't go to Las Vegas to see cars but I couldn't resist. The Shelby Factory is a short cab ride south of the city and the Tours run daily FOR FREE. In a country where everything has it's price, this has to be the best deal you will find. Right next to the Airport, the Shelby factory is open... More 

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Murray River, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the cars.we are into cars so it was one of the top highlights of our visit to vegas. Staff was friendly.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like to see a bit of motoring history and pioneering, this is for you. Best to do the free tour at 10.00.am and get the full history told by an expert guide, who really knows his stuff about these wonderful muscle cars, Well worth a visit. They just require a donation to the foundation.

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Park City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Free admission! Was a great visit to this icon in American Cars...bring the family! There are not that many cars to see, but what's there is amazing! The kids (husbands) will love it!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a short visit but worth it for any car buff. The fellow that gives the free tours is more knowledgeable than probably anyone about the history of the Shelby automobile and Carroll Shelby. The cars are built here and folks can have their own cars remodeled as desired as well. The cars a beautiful and several are for... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this FREE museum during our recent stay in Las Vegas. The tour guide was a Wikipedia-worthy gentleman who spent 40 years at Ford. If you love Mustangs, Shelby cars, or muscle cars in general, it's worth the 90 minutes to see some history. They also work on current Mustangs, and there were lost of them in their pristine... More 

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