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J&R Vintage Auto Museum

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Beautiful Antique Autos

This museum is rather hidden but more than well worth the trip. They have some of the most... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
donnarO8108FW
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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
Great Museum

A lot of significant cars especially those used in competition by the wives who competed all over... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2018
Mickey6448
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Corrales, New Mexico
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3650 Nm Hwy 528 NE, Rio Rancho, NM 87144-7524
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is rather hidden but more than well worth the trip. They have some of the most beautiful cars from the 1920s and 1930s I have ever seen.We take visitors when at all possible, it is a wonderful educational experience for children to see...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 13, 2019

From the J&R Website: "It is with great sorrow that we announce the road for J&R Vintage Auto Museum has come to an end. After more than 25 years of memories we will be closing our doors on March 30, 2019"

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed November 18, 2018

A lot of significant cars especially those used in competition by the wives who competed all over the USA alone.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mickey6448
Reviewed September 16, 2018

I have stopped in twice and really like the collection. I'm overdue for another visit to see what's new

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank StephenM3431
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

I go to a lot of car and automotive museums all over the country and I've got to say that this is the best in the southwest by far. They have somewhere around 80 car is mostly Classics in some of these ones that you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 19, 2018

This is a small family owned car museum, but all of the restorations are masterful & the descriptive signage is well-done. The Joiner family obviously has a passion for old (most vehicles are pre-Depression era) Fords, but there are a few Packards, a DeVaux, several...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SWFoodie
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Wow, what a collection of vintage cars, trucks and other artifacts with a family history. All are lovingly restored and maintained. Different than any other car collection I have visited. They even had a Cushman Eagle scooter, one of my favorites.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank joesaufley46
Reviewed April 13, 2018

Many beautifully restored cars and trucks all with a history story board on each vehicle. Other bits of antique items are displayed as well but not so many items as to make for a cluttered space. The museum is open, light and very clean.....not a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Thelmadee
Reviewed February 28, 2018

This auto museum is a real gem. It is hidden away, a bit east of highway 528 at the far north end of Rio Rancho and not to be missed. The cars are beautifully displayed with the history of many documented with signs. Everything is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank VW1971
Reviewed February 21, 2018

This is a hidden treasure for car buffs. The cars are well detailed and there is descriptive information with most of them. Great gift shop also.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank wildwoodsm
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