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Penske Racing Museum

7125 East Chauncey Lane, Scottsdale, AZ 85054 (Central Scottsdale)
480-538-4444
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Ranked #8 of 92 Attractions in Scottsdale
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
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Jacksonville, Florida
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63 reviews 63 reviews
14 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

This small museum is located in an exotic car mall in Scottsdale. Very interesting for a gearhead like me and while I would like to give it a higher rating, the size is the limiting factor. I would imagine most of the Penske cars are already in private collector's hands but there was a fair representation here. I have been... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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169 reviews 169 reviews
98 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

I love free attractions and this is a great place to visit and spend a couple hours looking at all the past Indy 500 Winning Race Cars from the Penske Collection. I take friends and family to this little gems when their visiting for a few days. We often stay and look at all the dealerships in the area too.... More

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Des Plaines, Illinois
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

It was fun looking at the different cars that won races over the years. easily spent an hour and it was FREE

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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58 reviews 58 reviews
21 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This was such a fun place -- younger kids can race, and then so can the bigger "kids" -- us adults. Lots of memorabilia to look at enjoy.

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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32 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Not Penske's entire collection of cars but still worth a visit if you are a NASCAR or Indy racing fan - about 20 cars. Besides, it's free! It's tucked in the middle of several luxury car dealerships so we went by it several times before seeing the sign on the bldg. Plan on about a half hour of your time.... More

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New Lenox, IL
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

If you love cars like my husband, son, and father-in-law...this is a must to visit! Penske has some great cars to check out, there is a small gift shop available, and is near some really nice dealerships with equally great cars.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

WOW, if you want to see, and not touch some great really EXPENSIVE high end cars. Here is a great place to visit for any car enthusiast, call for hours first and check cafe hours if tyou are hungry. I was impressed.

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15 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The ability to see a number of famous race cars for free cannot be beat. They have Indianapolis 500 winning race cars, and a number of other championship cars and artifacts.

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Waterlooville, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
18 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We had a spare hour to fill getting out of the rain. For a free museum they have a lot of cars on display, from NASCAR and Indy to pace cars. You are not allowed to take pictures of the Marlboro cars due to advertising but the beer cars are OK. If you like your race cars take the time... More

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Spring Grove, Illinois
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

while this is certainly not something that will take much time, it is a wonderful little museum to visit if you are a car/race fan! Lots of cars to see and the staff are polite and helpful!

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