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LeMay - America's Car Museum

2702 E D St, Tacoma, WA 98421-1200
+1 253-779-8490
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No stairs to climb or descend -- great!

The classic cars are grouped by theme along gently sloping, but wide ramps. Access is great for... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Bill T
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Brush Prairie, Washington
All around fun!

I so enjoyed this museum and I'm not even a fan of cars! Really laid out well and categorized in... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Dianaleigh
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Kent, Washington
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LeMay - America's Car Museum (ACM), named one of USA Today's 10 Best Museums in Seattle and KING 5's 2014 & 2015 Best Museum in Western Washington, is an international destination where families and enthusiasts gather to celebrate America's love affair with the automobile and how it shaped our society. The stunning, four-level, 165,000-sq.-ft. Tacoma, Wash., facility features 12 rotating exhibits, five annual Signature Events and serves as an educational center, hosting students of all ages.
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“four floors” (29 reviews)
“on display” (69 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2702 E D St, Tacoma, WA 98421-1200
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+1 253-779-8490
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Reviewed March 30, 2017

The classic cars are grouped by theme along gently sloping, but wide ramps. Access is great for anyone as there are no stairs to climb or descend or elevators to wait for. The entire museum is very easily navigated at your own pace...great for the...More

Thank Bill T
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Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

I so enjoyed this museum and I'm not even a fan of cars! Really laid out well and categorized in similar themes. Good bits of history too. I recommend it!

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Reviewed March 29, 2017

If you are a car guy/gal this place is amazing, Huge collection of incredible cars and memorabilia. You could spend the whole day there!

Thank Dan M
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Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Spent a few hours in this well kept car museum. Automobile history on story boards and grand old autos to view.

Thank Jerri T
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Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Checked out the musium today. Well worth the price of admission if you are an old vehicle buff. They have plenty of cool ones to see here. Take a stroll down history lane or perhaps teach your children a little about history. There are racing...More

Thank Maynard G
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

LeMay needs no introduction. This newer facility is fabulous. There is good access for wheelchairs. The collection is worthy of even the most die-hard car guys/gals. High recommended!

Thank Mrs H
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

A great place to revisit the excitement of yesteryear cars. It is affordable and a very enjoyable experience. It is a super collection and all the cars are on top condition. You will love this trip!

Thank Douglas D
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

I found it more than moderately interesting - the rotating exhibits on the upper floors are great, the cafe is OK, and the permanent collection (on the lower floors) is so large that it's exhausting. Kind of suffered from whatever the car museum equivalent of...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

I am not a car person at all, but I met my brother (who is) for a visit to the LeMay and even I really enjoyed our visit - many of the vehicles on display are works of remarkable design and art, and the history...More

Thank Danny K
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Reviewed March 9, 2017

This place was awesome you can see so many different cars. The whole family will love this place. We had such a great time. Very clean and the people working here were so kind. If you go to this museum and the glass museum there...More

Thank Irving_TexasAnneB
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