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Dick's Classic Garage

Address: 120 Stagecoach Trail, San Marcos, TX 78666
Phone Number: (512) 878-2406
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Ranked #1 of 8 Attractions in San Marcos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
Owner description: Dick's Classic Garage is a part of the Central Texas Museum of Automotive History.We are a 501(c)3...
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Type: Museums
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: 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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Houston, Texas
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241 reviews 241 reviews
69 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Several couples that travel together were visiting Bastrop recently. The gals get massages while the guys golf. The weather was rainy and cold so I suggested this to the guys. I think everyone figured this would be hoky, but they wound up going on and on about the cars that were there. They really enjoyed it.

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Lenexa, Kansas
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24 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This was an amazing establishment and well put together museum of classic cars. It is a self-guided tour and it is well laid out! I was even impressed with the pedal cars! Don't forget to to look up while you're there! I've been to many car museums with my son, and this one definitely topped the list of our favorites!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Great museum of old cars. Clean and beautiful cars. Lots of Coke collectables too! 30 minute self tour or longer if you read everything. Friendly personnel. Clean bathrooms.

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Mansfield, TX
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26 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Dump your significant other at one of the outlet malls and head over to Dick's Garage for a couple of hours. It's a nice car museum. Very clean. Well lighted. Cars are not crowded together, most cars can be viewed up close from the front and the sides. Good description of each car clearly posted. Easily kill a couple of... More 

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San Marcos, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

It brings back a lot of memories, seeing the cars we dated in, or drove when we were teens; and there are lots of older classics, Auburns, Cords, Dusenbergs. It's well worth the time to walk through the collection.

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Calgary, Canada
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6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Surprising group of extremely collectible vehicles, very well maintained and nicely displayed. Great value for a tour.

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Beautifully restored classic cars and bikes. I loved it! Highly recommend!! Cute little shop,too. It was easy to find and free parking. San Marcos is a lovely town with lots to do and see.

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Mobile, Alabama
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155 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Went on a weekend just to see the Tucker and it was worth it! The museum has very friendly staff and is set up nicely with an open flow direction. Parking is free and would suggest an hour to an hour and a half to explore

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Houston, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The cars on display are absolutely beautiful and remind you of times gone by. It's a wonderful piece of history.

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Adra, Spain
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8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

loved this place! My husband and I are English and now live in Spain but we have both driven imported American vehicles for over 20 years so this museum was an absolute must visit for us and we weren't disappointed. The cars are restored to an incredibly high quality and are in mint condition. Well worth a visit for any... More 

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