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National Automobile Museum

Closed Now: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Open today: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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Perfectly restored cars, mostly from 1900-1940

I’m not really a car enthusiast, but this is definitely worth a visit. Several of the cars are the... read more

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nicholasr33
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Key West, Florida
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Best Auto Museum I've Seen

I went to the National Auto Museum with my family and had a wonderful time. I am not a huge car... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
travlin_cpl
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Reno, Nevada
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Offering more than 224 vehicles on display, this museum contains one of the greatest car collections anywhere.
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10 S Lake St, Reno, NV 89501-1558
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’m not really a car enthusiast, but this is definitely worth a visit. Several of the cars are the only ones still in existence, and there are lots of interesting prototype cars that never made it to production. Someone who is really into this will...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I went to the National Auto Museum with my family and had a wonderful time. I am not a huge car buff but this museum was more than just historical cars. It is about the history of the car through time. So much more than...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank travlin_cpl
Reviewed 6 days ago

Granted, there are not a lot of museums in Reno, but this one is worth a visit. What an incredible collection of cars! From the earliest days of the automobile until Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra. There are also some interesting archival items such as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fran R
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice automobile museum. If you want to see a nice history of the automobile make sure you stop by when you are visiting Reno!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank thethrillofspeed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the time and visit this place. Make sure you watch the movie and slowly enjoy the many rooms filled with pristine collection of well restored and kept up autos from the late 1800 thru the mid 1900. A must to stop

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time visiting after 40 years in Reno (shameful) and I was awestruck! I will be back again and again ! We loved our visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NaunieG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this museum! Take the guided tour there are so many stories about those cars... There is also a movie that was fun and a big surprise was the beautiful gowns behind glass... they are over 100 years old!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Deb95670
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, what a great day to spend at Harrah's auto museum. Watch the movie describing some of the history! A collection of vehicles through the decades, with appropriate period music/decor etc. Not too expensive to get in either which was nice. Just a fun afternoon...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AnnmarieKKeiramnnA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've visited the museum several times beginning in the 1990's, and my son and I visited again recently. It's very impressive, sure to entertain just about anyone with the gorgeous collection of restored antique automobiles. Some date back to the 1890's! The cars appear to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

This museum is very well done. The displays surrounding the cars are interesting and fun. It’s a great place for all ages.

Date of experience: January 2018
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