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Gilmore Car Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Nothing Like it

Visited The Gilmore in September 2018. A collection of cars for all enthusiasts. Brass era to... read more

Reviewed February 26, 2019
charlie a
White Plains, New York
Must-see for car fans

This museum is incredible. Its collection of classic cars is second to none, and the auxiliary... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
Detroit, Michigan
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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
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Reviewed February 26, 2019

Visited The Gilmore in September 2018. A collection of cars for all enthusiasts. Brass era to muscle cars. Unrestored barn finds to concourse restorations. Other independent car clubs(Franklin, Cadillac, Model A Ford, Classic Car Club of America and more) have separate buildings on the same...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

This museum is incredible. Its collection of classic cars is second to none, and the auxiliary buildings are beautiful. Some of the buildings have the facades of actual dealerships of their respective brands. There are changing exhibits in the main building, and some car shows...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

We took the family of five to this museum on a Friday afternoon. There were so many cars on display. The kids did a good job of not touching because you can get up close to the cars and look at the interior. We learned...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Travelingw6
Reviewed January 31, 2019

Great selection of cars and stories about the cars, from early automobiles to recent classics. The displays and variety make this a very enjoyable experience. Highlights were the muscle car display, "barn finds" - cars in their original condition, Ford Model A display. Many of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LandeHoo
Reviewed January 13, 2019

This place is incredible. Main building has changing display themes each time we attend. Cars and trucks are super high quality. A great place to get kids interested in history and cars. Good for all ages and have attended events in winter and summer, including...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed January 2, 2019

This place is great for car enthusiast or just about anyone. These cars are AMAZING!! There are cars from all ages. You could spend all day here looking at these once in a lifetime cars.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018

I'm an avid car enthusiast who loves the creativity that has went into the making of an automobile. This museum is not just a car museum...its an art museum where people have taken metal and horsepower and have created elegant restorations and works of art!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank stephenpY7158EQ
Reviewed November 19, 2018

The Gilmore is an amzing auto museum. No matter what type of automobile you have an interest in, you will likely find it, meticulously displayed. Some of the displays are housed in historical buildings with others in replicas of dealerships of the era. There are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kmclel
Reviewed November 11, 2018

The Gilmore Car Museum is a pretty amazing collection of cars and related memorabilia, with over three hundred classic cars, most beautifully restored, and ancillary collections of motorcycles, pedal cars, hood ornaments, and so forth. If you've ever dreamed of being next to a Dusenburg,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Donald G
Reviewed November 9, 2018

WOW is not a big enough word to describe this attraction! It is one of the best museums I have ever been to! We were there the day before the Duesenberg exhibit was planned to open, however, it was in place and we were encouraged...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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February 14, 2019|
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Response from lilac1111 | Reviewed this property |
I think it depends on what they like. It is a spacious place with plenty of walking from building to building and outdoor areas, so lots of space to run outside in warmer weather. They do have a diner restaurant for... More
December 10, 2018|
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Response from Tom45030 | Reviewed this property |
All of the vehicles are inside. However, they are in different buildings. Some of the buildings are close together but some are far enough apart that a walk, perhaps up to about 5 minutes may be required.