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Wisconsin Auto Museum

147 N Rural St, Hartford, WI 53027
(262) 673-7999
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Ranked #1 of 6 attractions in Hartford
Type: Specialty Shops
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- May 29, 2014
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Hartford, Wisconsin
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We really enjoyed our tour of the cars in this exhibit. It was really very informative. actually learned quit allot about the area as well. I would highly recommended it.

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Hartford, Wisconsin, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Quite a selection of cars and trucks. They have a plane and a train! lot's of local history with the Kissel car being built right here in Hartford. Many celebrities drove a Kissel, it was the car to have in the day, and they have several on site. It's amazing how brand new they look. Well worth the price of... More

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Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

My husband's favorite..he's a real car buff but I'll have to admit I really enjoyed it...something for everyone..amazing!

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Hartford, Wisconsin
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

We've been here twice. It is ever changing and there is something to see for all ages. A locomotive that's larger than life down to a (Messersmidt)? The grand kids loved the huge toy trains that run on hundreds of feet of tracks. The racing cars and cars from the 60's thru the early 80's. Se deserving and some a... More

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Hartford, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Over 100 cars ranging from early 1900's to 80's sports and muscle cars and vintage modified stock race cars. Largest collection of Kissel cars, which were built in Hartford, WI. Also contains a Lionel model train layout, a 1913 steam locomotive, an EAA airplane, an old motor boat and many other old small engines and memorabilia. This is an attraction... More

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Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
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56 reviews 56 reviews
6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Nice bit of car history for Hartford. Larger museum 75,000 sq ft) then what we originally thought it would be. There is an elevator, so it is handicapped accessible if you need it. Great for all ages. Over 100 cars and artifacts to view.

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Hartford, Wisconsin
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

Where can you see not just a steam engine, old GE appliances, Messersmit, a locomotive and a Tucker? Right here in beautiful downtown Hartford Wi. Did I mention the Kissel car company was located here? Yup got a few of these in there to. From 8 to 80 will like this muesum. The model trains when you first walk in... More

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Milwaukee
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

I like all the old cars and all the old auto signs . There is a real Steam engine locomotive which was awesome to see. There is also some old campers that were intresting to look at also.

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Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
14 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

My wife thought she would be bored. She loved it! Wow, the cars. Two floors of shiny old cars. Many I never had heard of till now. Also big Lionel train displays. Huge real train engine and cars too. This is definitely a great place to go.

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Algonquin, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

Fun way to take a trip back in time and learn about old cars.

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