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Volo Auto Museum

27582 Volo Village Rd, Volo, IL 60073
815 385 3644
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Ranked #1 of 2 attractions in Volo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
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travelpiot65
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

If you like classic cars and antiques this is the place for you. 5 warehouses full of cars for sale. A very large antique mall and lots of neat little shops to check out.

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Palm Coast, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Tucked away in Volo, IL (45 minutes North of Chicago), you will find five buildings filled with a variety of classic cars, movie cars(created by Barris) and a number of Dusenbergs. Each is more beautiful than the others and are either in original shape or restored. Must be more than 300 vehicles. Brings back lots of memories to all us... More

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

loved this place, wanted to bring all the beautiful cars back to the U,K with me. Seeing all the cars from the movies I have seen thru my life was so exciting. You have to go its a must if u like classic American cars.

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Algonquin, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Three generations of us walking the 5 buildings of class, custom and celebrity cars. Mix in a lot of memorabilia, a building dedicated to US armed forces and a few extra builds of antique stores and there was something for everyone. Much nicer than I remember it from years ago, they are really improving and adding to the collection (with... More

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Conyers, Georgia
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
11 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

For over 20 years, I lived less than an hour from the Volo Auto Museum, but never went there. Too bad. It is fantastic. If you are a 50's guy like me or just love old cars, don't miss this place. And if you really get carried away, you can buy one of these old beauties for a fairly reasonable... More

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San Francisco, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
43 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

From antique cars to one of a kind Hollywood cars, they have over three hundred examples of yesteryear and memorabilia. Many cars are for sale, but purchase is not required to view. Five large warehouses neatly organized with vintage cars and muscle cars with background information on each vehicle. Some very unusual cars from the movies and cars the Hollywood... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

To say this place is amazing is an understatement! We spent the entire day - from opening until closing - and wished we had more time. I don't believe there's any place else where such a variety of vintage vehicles can be found in one location. I love museums and tend to ask a lot of questions. Everyone we talked... More

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Austin, Texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Visited my father for the holiday weekend and decided to check this place out. I really enjoyed looking at all of the vintage cars that are not only for display but for sale. I only wish i had the funds to buy just one. Great time for the person who like me, loves old cars period ! They also have... More

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Buffalo Grove
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

The cars are beautiful and it is a huge car show. Excellent for all ages. There are cars that would interest movie buffs of all ages. If you love antiques they also have plenty of them. I would go back and referred my friends and family

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Our reason for vacation in the area, my husband found this online and and had been wanting to come see all the tv and movie cars ( General Lee is his love) for sometime. It didn't disappoint, there were 5 buildings of cars to look at, even our boys ( 10 and 6) had fun. You can plan on spending... More

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