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Dick's Classic Garage

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Address: 120 Stagecoach Trail, San Marcos, TX 78666
Phone Number: (512) 878-2406
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Dick's Classic Garage is a part of the Central Texas Museum of Automotive...
Dick's Classic Garage is a part of the Central Texas Museum of Automotive History.We are a 501(c)3, non-profit organization whose goal is to provide an educational and entertaining experience for our guests. The mission of each museum is to develop an understanding of the history of the automobile and its relation to society.In addition, the museum will acquire and renovate vehicles that are of historic and developmental importance. The Museum's goal is to show today's guests and future generations the evolution of the automobile and how it has impacted society and the effect society has had on the automobile.
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Cars, cars, and more cars

Very impressive!! I saw cars I have only heard about...Packards, 1930s Cadillacs, and more. All cars were in good to excellent condition. Admission is very reasonable, neat and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Fulshear, Texas
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Fulshear, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Very impressive!! I saw cars I have only heard about...Packards, 1930s Cadillacs, and more. All cars were in good to excellent condition. Admission is very reasonable, neat and clean...good for all ages.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

What fun my son and I had walking through Dick's Garage! The autos are superbly displayed with information on each one. They have been restored to their original colors and condition with no expense spared to do so. Even if you aren't a car enthusiast, you'll enjoy this place. Take your time and you can imagine yourself touring in one... More 

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Driftwood, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We took some elderly family here and they loved it. Its a fairly large place and if you are lucky the Owner will be there. He is a wealth of information. There's a store inside with all kinds of cool things to buy and the collection is extensive. My favorite vehicle "inside" was the old Jeep. My favorite car "outside"... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Even if you are not a car enthusiast, this is a great place to learn about the great minds of the late 1800s and early 1900s and how they developed the first automobiles. The pristine specimens are a joy to look at, the detail that went into the designs and luxury features just blew my socks off. Excellent way to... More 

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Youngstown, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Enjoyable visit to Dick's Classic Garage. Beautiful collection of antique automobiles. Would have enjoyed seeing some cars into the 60's and 70's, but I understand that this is an older collection. Favorite car was the 1957 Thunderbird, BEAUTIFUL! Prices in the gift shop were high. Would have considered purchasing a couple of items, but they were really overpriced. Otherwise, enjoyed... More 

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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

You are able to get close enough to the cars and learn the history of each vehicle. I was very intrigued to see a Tucker Torpedo because my son is named Tucker. We were able to eat a catered meal in the garage and it made for very nice dining. Highly recommend this to others to visit. It was a... More 

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Southlake, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We loved the cars on display, they really take excellent care of the whole place and every vehicle. No dust, restrooms clean, staff friendly. Our second visit, and just as good as the first time. Thanks, Dick!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This is an amazing collection of classics cars, a definite must see..excellent staff who made time to chat to my husband and I as we where from the UK, asking about our trip, where we where heading and where we had been. We went early when it opened at 10 and practically had the place to ourselves..it was brilliant, I... More 

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Cisco, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

There was some very rare cars. Have a Tucker,and a Dusenburg that was once at the bottom of the ocean. If you love classic cars you will not want to miss this museum. I have been to many car museums and this is indeed one of the best.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This was one of the best museums I have ever visited. The collection of beautiful cars was so impressive by itself, but to add to the enjoyment was the collection of vintage bicycles, pedal cars, hood ornaments, and nostalgic music. Someone has painted murals representing a time line above the cars, so you have a historical perspective as well. I... More 

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