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Veit Automotive Foundation Educational Museum

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A Must see

So much to see must go again. A Great view of 1930s thru 60s automotive at its best. Many very... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2018
Maple Lake, Minnesota
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So much to see. Worth repeat visits.

What a gem of a find and not just for automotive buffs. You'll not only see one-of-a-kind... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
Lynne F
Monticello, Minnesota
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Collector cars, gas pumps, memorabilia and grounds.
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914 80th St NW, Buffalo, MN 55313-2709
+1 612-805-4780
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All reviews gas pumps amazing collection out of the way pedal cars off the beaten path worth the trip foundation items treasure piece autos signage barn fuel pristine collector driveway
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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

So much to see must go again. A Great view of 1930s thru 60s automotive at its best. Many very unique and forgotten items. Guide was fantastic

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

What a gem of a find and not just for automotive buffs. You'll not only see one-of-a-kind collectible vehicles on site but many kinds of automotive items on every inch of the walls. There's so much to see you can make repeat visits and not...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lynne F
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

This place is W..A..Y off the beaten path. The sign on the road is small. Don’t miss it! When you turn into the driveway, have faith and continue to follow it deep into the woods. Park and walk all the way around the round barn...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Melodycthomas
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

So surprised to find such an interesting collection in such an out of the way place. Loved it. This is an unusually large collection of colorfully, beautifully restored gas pumps, pedal cars and other petroliana. We’re collectors ourselves and didn’t know some of these pieces...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GeneratorJB
Reviewed April 9, 2018

I have had few experiences like this. The guide was knowledgeable and took all the time I needed. Thinking that autos would be the feature, I found myself more attracted to the dozens of restored gas pumps. They were in the process of adding even...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Charles G
Reviewed October 26, 2017

The passion and attention to details are obvious, every step of the way. Extensive collection of cars & gas pumps. Multiple boats and motorcycles add to the experience. The photos, plaques and various memorabilia on the walls compliment the overall look and feel of the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank suzannetoliver
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Unbelievable! The guides were so knowledgeable about all the collections and had great stories about the history of the pieces. Beautifully restored and displayed. Can't wait to see the new addition! Thanks for a great afternoon.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Margaret M
Reviewed April 25, 2017

This a great educational & reminiscent adventure museum for adults of any age plus an experience which families can give their children about auto history from many decades. There is so much, you can spend hours looking around at all the artifacts they have on...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 133noodles
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Friend brought me here. I had no idea it existed but it's a top notch and well curated. Everything was so pristine and there were a lot of interesting cars. The host said they were going to expand the museum with new buildings as well...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank GoodTimeAreHere
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Worth a little drive in the country to see a first class collection of top quality customized Hot Rods and Classic Cruisers along with collectable motor head memorabilia from the past. Everything is top notch, no expense spared, restoration and customizing. If you can get...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Jim W
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July 7, 2016|
Response from JWS72 | Reviewed this property |
Open Tuesday and Thursday. Admission free. Voluntary donation.
July 7, 2016|
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Response from Dan B | Reviewed this property |
I forgot to add there is no charge, Which is hard to believe given the extent of this collection. Don't miss it.