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Volo Auto Museum

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Address: 27582 Volo Village Rd, Volo, IL 60073
Phone Number: 815 385 3644
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Not just for car lovers

If you are a car lover, you will be in 7th heaven here. There is such a great assortment of cars, that everyone in the family will find something that they'll like. Probably... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

If you are a car lover, you will be in 7th heaven here. There is such a great assortment of cars, that everyone in the family will find something that they'll like. Probably best known for its muscle cars that are on display, there are also plenty of antique and movie cars, as well. There are enough things for the... More 

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Lake in the Hills, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Took my 4 and 6 year old here and they had an amazing time looking at all the different vehicles. There are five different show rooms but the favorite was the Disney room. It had about 10 arcade type cars (50c) a ride though (we just took photos of the kids sitting in them! And numerous cars from different movies... More 

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

I didn't know what to expect going to this place, but wow! This place is great. They have five showrooms packed with cars. There is something for everyone here. A Disney showroom with lots of disney cars and celebrities old cars. Lots of American muscle. Pre WWII cars. Lots of movie cars. This place is amazing, stop by if you... More 

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Peru, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Stopped while heading back home from Kenosha. Had family go here but had never came here myself. There are five buildings with cars with another being the military museum. I was amazed at the excellent condition of all the cars especially the ones for sale. The biggest highlight was seeing the movie cars such as the Delorean from Back to... More 

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Elgin, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I visited the Volo Auto Museum with my 3-year-old son and my mom. Not knowing what to expect beforehand, I can happily say that we were pleasantly surprised. What You Should Know: You’ll receive a map when you pay for your admission. Keep this! You’ll need it. When I think of a museum, it’s singular. One building. The vehicles at... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I visited this museum with my kids this past MLK day I have a 14,7 and a 4 year old and they were equally entertained , we will definitely return over the summer , great place for the whole family.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

PROS: plenty of cars to look at; abundant parking; close to nearby restaurants, the selection of cars has something for everybody- it reminds me of the Historic Auto Attraction Museum in Roscoe, IL.; the annual pass can be worth your while if you plan on returning 2 more times. CONS: if you are sensitive to the smell of automotive oil,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Met 2 nephews at O'Hare and spent the day looking at cars and figuring out which ones we'd buy first if money was no option. Third time I've been there, and every visit has a completely different set of cars on consignment. I love it. My fav antique car place to visit. You can even touch and feel, as opposed... More 

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Wauconda, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Coolest. Place. Ever. I didn't even know there were that many classic cars in Illinois. 5 SHOWROOMS!! I had seen billboards and heard advertisements on the radio, and I had to check it out. The atmosphere when you walk in just brings you back a couple decades. After you get your tickets, which are decently priced, you walk into a... More 

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Lower Michigan
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210 helpful votes 210 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This was a VERY cool auto museum. We saw a flier for it at a travel plaza and it was on our way to our destination. It was super cool, WAY bigger than I thought it would be. Nice displays and a lot of the items were for sale!

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