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Volo Auto Museum

Address: 27582 Volo Village Rd, Volo, IL 60073
Phone Number: 815 385 3644
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Ranked #1 of 2 Attractions in Volo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
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Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

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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Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
339 reviews 339 reviews
232 attraction reviews
615 helpful votes 615 helpful votes
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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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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
1 review
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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317 reviews 317 reviews
66 attraction reviews
206 helpful votes 206 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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Sterling, Illinois
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41 reviews 41 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

My son and I went for a father son outing on Saturday and found the Volo Auto Museum and unusually fun and educational experience. Our day was complete with a very nostalgic 50's era restaurant as you walk in for tickets, followed by at least 5 buildings worth of classic, one-off cars and a very impressive and historically correct military... More 

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travelpiot65
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59 reviews 59 reviews
9 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Fun place for the whole family and you need a whole day to see it, 5 fabulous warehouses full of cars and movie memorabilia. A huge 5 building antique mall. a very nice indoor military display. Lots of neat stuff to buy and if you have the money, buy one of their cars for sale. They have food there and... More 

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Colona, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

A collection of cars from old to new. A great place to spend the day, they have cars from a ton of different movies, and celebrities, to collectible and vintage. The best part is that most of them are for sale, so if ya got a pocketful of cash your in luck! Also has a huge flea market style sale... More 

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Fishers, Indiana
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Wonderful display of antique and not-so-antique cars brought back memories of teen age dreams for the "hot" car of the day. Well displayed, these cars are up close and personal, clean, and expensive! Special exhibits of TV and motion picture cars were interesting and memorable. Recommend it for families with older youth and teens.

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Belvidere, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This is a fantastic place! We loved that we got to take photos on the Flintstone car! We had so much fun! My husband is a car freak so this was right up his alley! We both enjoyed seeing cars from our favorite movies! This is one place we will have to stop by again! Was worth the money! A... More 

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