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Gilmore Car Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Some call me a museum junky, I have a tendency to visit numerous museums when traveling. Have been... read more

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James H
A wonderful trip back in time.

It is off of the beaten path, but well worth the trip. The buildings hosing the cars are a combo... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
George R
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The ever expanding Gilmore Car Museum, hailed as one of the Top Five car museums in the nation, features over nearly extraordinary cars and motorcycles from all eras. The Automotive Heritage Center (about 150 vehicles) is Open daily year-round. The...more
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6865 W Hickory Rd, Hickory Corners, MI 49060-9788
+1 269-671-5089
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Reviewed yesterday

Some call me a museum junky, I have a tendency to visit numerous museums when traveling. Have been to a lot of car museums, but this one is the best. Spent the entire day there from opening to closing. So much to see, the grounds...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is off of the beaten path, but well worth the trip. The buildings hosing the cars are a combo nation of new and old and the maintenance of the buildings and grounds is impeccable. You experience the history of automobiles and how they changed...More

Thank George R
Reviewed 1 week ago

My GPS took me from Kalamazoo NW into the boonies on a gravel road - maybe that won't happen to you. But this is a country setting, with a spread of building housing muscle cars, barn finds as they were found (what's that Corvette doing...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really loved this fabulous car museum!!! The grounds are impeccable. The volunteers and staff were helpful, kind, and welcoming. I'm not the car person in our family but I enjoyed every minute viewing each exhibit on the beautiful grounds. We were also lucky enough...More

Thank Margaret L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well off the beaten path (with some great roads to drive getting there off highway), Gilmore was a pilgrimage of sorts and worth the visit. Spent a full afternoon (5 hours) and could have taken even more time; lunch was necessarily brief. Collection is very...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I honestly had never heard of the Gilmore Car Museum. I think most people think of The Henry Ford Museum when they think of car museums in Michigan. I cannot believe that there is not more publicity about this place because they truly a gem...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in town helping our friend move her mother to Florida and heard an ad on the radio. We thought our husbands would enjoy a fun break from loading the truck. It was the highlight of our trip! Beautiful grounds and what an assortment...More

Thank amymarie2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cars have always had a large role in my life and this collection is the best. It is not barns full of cars but a well thought out collection of automobiles. Some are grouped by manufacturer others in chronological order. The examples are the best...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son chose this site because of his love of cars. The wedding service was held in part of one of the barn structures due to potential rain (it did't); the reception held in the museum. As part of the package, we paid for any...More

Thank spatts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Off the beaten path a ways but very worth the time! We spent around 4 hours touring the beautiful grounds and buildings which house over 400 vehicles at the Gilmore. A nice variety of makes and models. The Model T and the Packard along with...More

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June 25, 2018|
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Response from Bob A | Reviewed this property |
yes plenty off places to sit
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Yes wheelchairs are available