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Address: 322 Oxford St, Box 127, Worthington, MN 56187-1602
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WOW! This place is remarkable. The owner, Marv, is fantastic and a wealth of information. This building is FULL of wonderful classic cars, neon and porcelain signs, neon clocks... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2016
Leonard S
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Reviewed October 24, 2016

WOW! This place is remarkable. The owner, Marv, is fantastic and a wealth of information. This building is FULL of wonderful classic cars, neon and porcelain signs, neon clocks, old car, farming and gas brand signs. You better plan on spending at least one hour in this fantastic museum. This is a MUST stop, but call ahead for reservations.

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Thank Leonard S
Bogart, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed September 3, 2016

Get the phone number from the website and call because tours are only given by appointment. You'll see a super unique collection of neon and porcelain signs, classic automobiles and lots and lots of other things related to the automotive industry (even down to children's pedal cars), many of the things you saw at your local car dealer and gas... More 

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Thank texdawg89
Isanti, Minnesota
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Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Super cool museum worth the stop if you love auto / gas / oil history. Amazing collection of original porcelain signs, neon signs, soda items, cars and statues. Beautiful collection!

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Thank Greg C
Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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Reviewed December 21, 2015

Our MN Airstream group held our first rally of the year in Worthington this past spring and I was told over and over that we had to tour Marv Spomer's Museum and we did. First I have to say that Marv and his wife are wonderful hosts. Marv does the tour and intimately knows the story behind every car and... More 

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Thank Ray N
Twin Lakes, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

This place was incredible! There was so much car history packed in to this building and Marv couldn't have been a more personable host. We caught him on his way out but he took the time to give us a tour.

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Thank Melissa P
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Reviewed September 9, 2015

We were traveling through the area and noticed on TripAdvisor about Spomer Classics and Museum. We called Marv and he even stayed open later so we could see these treasurers. His wife Jeanine also was there and greeted us. Such a delightful couple. But the museum has so much to offer!!! It is a "MUST SEE" !! Beautiful classics and... More 

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1 Thank karen B
Iowa
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Reviewed August 29, 2015

then this is the place for you. All sorts of dealership signs, collectibles, clocks, displays, etc... He specializes in neon signs and has so many he only turns them on for a short time or else the place gets too hot. Owner gave us the tour and told us the stories behind the signs and the cars in the collection.

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Creston, Iowa
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Reviewed July 12, 2015

If you like cars, If you like history from the 20's-80's. If you think neon signs are pretty and neat, than this place is for you. Marv Spomer is a very knowledgeable historian on the automotive history. He has a collection that he has worked on his whole life and it shows. He is very proud of his stuff and... More 

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Worthington, Minnesota
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Reviewed April 2, 2015

Beautiful classic cars, especially Corvette and Oldsmobiles are kept in a well lit and clean environment. His large collection of working porcelain dealer signs is the largest you will ever see. They are all in working order and when he turns on the electric switch they all are in working order.

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Urbana, Illinois
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Reviewed March 27, 2015

This was the most amazing collection of automotive memorabilia amassed in one location I have ever witnessed. It was well worth the $10 entry. They only show to groups or by appointment so be sure to call them first to insure they will be there. There are several rare cars on display along with hundreds of neon and porcelain signs,... More 

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