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Nelson's Garage Car & Motorcycle Museum

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Address: 629 Main Street, Deadwood, SD 57732
Phone Number: 605-578-1909
Description: See James Bond’s Aston Martin, one of a few in the country, Magnum PI’s...
See James Bond’s Aston Martin, one of a few in the country, Magnum PI’s Ferrari, Smokey & the Bandit Trans Am, Herbie the Love Buy, Rockford Files Firebird, 1969 Yenko Camaro from 2 Fast 2 Furious, a Jeep from the TV show MASH, Evel Knievel's jump bike, John Wayne’s Truck and more. Over 80 movie memorabilia displays. Located in the Celebrity Hotel, downtown Deadwood. Free Admission. Open 7 days an week 7am-9pm year-round. Families welcome!
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MUST see, great for the visually impaired.

Look closely at this photo, because you have just seen about 90% of the attractions here. Ever seen the movie "USED CARS"? This is where they got all of the beauties that were... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Look closely at this photo, because you have just seen about 90% of the attractions here. Ever seen the movie "USED CARS"? This is where they got all of the beauties that were the carstars of that movie. Where else can you see a genuine $50 VW Bug roped off for YOUR protection? Actually pretty typical of what Deadwood has... More 

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Eden Prairie, MN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

There is no Aston or Ferrari or really much of anything. There is a stunt Herbie the love bug and a restored transformers Camaro. Oh and Evel Knevil's motorcycle, but that is in the smoking lounge. Ridiculous that this is even an attraction. Massive disappointment as is the rest of this town.

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New York City, New York
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18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Let's make this as painless as possible. The hotel and staff are very nice. The place has some Hollywood memorabilia. They have some clothes worn in some famous movies and some not so famous. 3 cars and a motorcycle owned by daredevil Evel Knievel. That's it. The town is 4 blocks long, there really no reason you won't have 10... More 

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Layton, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 321 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

There is only Herbie and a Camaro from transformers. There is a motorcycle in the smoking lounge. This is not a museum!!!

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Kamsack, Canada
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This was a good museum, till it was down size. Not as much there as before, but still good to see.What is left is interesting to see and it doesn't cost a thing.

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Port Huron, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

This is really a casino and not a museum. The collectables are in there to lure you in. But it is free . Herbie is there and the TA from Smokey and the Bandit but not the Austin Martin.A replica of Elvis' clothing. Does not take much time so if you are walking by , might as well stop in.... More 

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Little Falls, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

What do you expect for the price? Interesting enough. Stop and look if your in the area, as usual, in downtown Deadwood it's part of the casino.

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Evansville, Wyoming
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012 via mobile

Free to get in. Small bit the items that are there are very interesting. And real cool to see. Evils personal motorbike. Burt Reynolds 1979 TA , from smokey and the bandit. Jeep from mash. Ect

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Clintonville, Wisconsin
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47 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

We made a special trip to this museum because of the advertisements for this museum with James Bonds Austin Martin, Herbie the love bug and the different motorcyles from different icons. We were very disappointed, they had just sold the Austin Martin the week before, and filled the place with more slot machines, REALLY like you need more gambling in... More 

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

Nice to take a break from gambling and check out the vehicles, but due to the smoking ban they reduced the museum area which was small to begin within order to put in a smokers lounge.

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Address: Address: 629 Main Street, Deadwood, SD 57732
Phone Number: 605-578-1909
Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Deadwood

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