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America's Packard Museum - The Citizens Motorcar Co.

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A Blast from the Past of the Packard Cars.

Found this place to be very interesting .. If you are interested in old cars . This place is worth... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hilton, New York

It’s a nice place to go if you’re into old cars.. it’s downtown with those other places to see... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
Robert B
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420 S Ludlow St, Dayton, OH 45402-2605
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this place to be very interesting .. If you are interested in old cars . This place is worth checking out and seeing the Packard Cars.. What a well built machine...They have two building of cars that the buildings are connected .

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

It’s a nice place to go if you’re into old cars.. it’s downtown with those other places to see you’re there

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed October 27, 2018

My employer held a special patent award event. This is a great venue, with loads of Packard cars and memorabilia. We held a formal catered affair with dinner and and awards ceremony. Afterwards we had ample time to explore all of the wonderful cars and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Nathan C
Reviewed October 24, 2018

The museum has 40 Packards, with emphasis on the very fancy pre-WWII models. All are in good condition.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pathfinder802286
Reviewed October 24, 2018

This is a former Packard dealership in downtown Dayton. About 40 or 50 cars, with great history on each. Very good docents who know the Packard story. Reasonable entrance fee, good street parking.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

This is a sweet little museum that showcases this car in innovative ways. Many of these cars are in original condition and beautiful. It was fun to read about the brand and the rise and demise of the company. And it’s in an original dealership...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2018

Once considered among the greatest American marques, Packard was founded in Ohio but moved to Detroit early on. This very good little museum is housed in a building that was actually once a Packard dealership (just down the street from the still-extant building where Stutz...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little museum. Tour guide knew his stuff and you could really tell he enjoyed the cars. Many beautiful cars on display. Thought it was super neat that the building is the original Packard dealership. Only $6 for adult and $5 for senior.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GretchenDT
Reviewed September 9, 2018

OK, everyone comes here for the Air Force Museum. But this is downtown, in the original Packard dealership for Dayton, and is just superbly done. Some one-of-kind vehicles, and Packards from the early days through the classy 20s and 30s, into the post war era.....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

This is an interesting old building. Inside they have a collection of very cool antique automobiles. Packards of course. You can see many models and the evolution. We actually had a company dinner party hear. That was very cool.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Lou K
May 2, 2017|
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420 S Ludlow St, Dayton OH 45402
Pam E
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Response from Robin C | Reviewed this property |
I believe $6 for adults, students are free. They may ask for a student ID if not obviously a child.
January 20, 2017|
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Response from MisterBuster | Reviewed this property |
I think we paid five or six dollars each, it wasn't much but well worth it.