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Nethercutt Museum

15151 Bledsoe St, Sylmar, Los Angeles, CA 91342 (North San Fernando Valley)
818 364 6464
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Ranked #3 of 390 Attractions in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The Grand Salon showcases cars of the 1910s to 1930s. There are also collections of furniture, dolls, timepieces and one of the world's finest... more » Owner description: The Grand Salon showcases cars of the 1910s to 1930s. There are also collections of furniture, dolls, timepieces and one of the world's finest collections of mechanical musical instruments. « less
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Gold Coast Queensland Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

Nothing I can say will prepare you for this place. A Trust ensures this special place remains free to visit. Visit the website and JUST GO!

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los angeles, ca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

This is basically a museum showcasing vintage cars by the Nethercutt family ! The collection is vast and I learned a thing or two which car brands were already exiting back in the day. We went to the one open to the public everyday but if you wanted to get into the major museum you need to reserve as they... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Went here with my nephew (27 yrs old) who loves cars. This was an unexpected jewel! The main car museum has an extensive collection of antique cars; trucks and even a railroad car. This part of the museum you do not need reservations for but you have to make reservations for the other museum across the street which is a... More

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Van Nuys
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

If you love cars, you will be blown away. I have been to many auto museums and nothing comes close to this one. We didn't even go to the second museum across the street, or see the train car out back. This will exceed your expectations!

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los angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This is a fantastic museum, it has the history of both musical instruments,and automobiles displayed in a way that takes your breath away, the tour is wonderful,

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If your car not, then this is a great visit. They have a lot more cars then the Peterson, but the displays are not nearly as interesting.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If vintage cars are your thing (and railroad cars included), then this is your stop. Hundreds of perfectly preserved and showcased automotive works of art. Restored and displayed by the family that made its money in Merle Norman Cosmetics.

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Sherman Oaks, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The cars here look like showroom new; but, they are all drivers and are taken out for many events. But wait until you see and hear the pipe organ! Usually one of the curators will go to the keyboard and give a mini-concert.

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Orange, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The last change of summer I can take my son go out with me, I chose Nethercutt Museum. Once I stepped inside, I knew I found the treasure island. After 5 years car sales experience, I knew so little about car after today. What a glory history in the past about cars, I only regret that I came this late.... More

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scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This place was truly amazing. Literally hundreds of restored vintage cars, all gleaming like they had just rolled off the production line. I'm not a real car buff but I loved the fact that it is basically one massive room with the cars in chevron rows - stretching out for yards and yards. The 1936 Dussenberg that featured in the... More

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