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Dick's Classic Garage

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Address: 120 Stagecoach Trl, San Marcos, TX 78666-5268
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+1 512-878-2406
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Dick's Classic Garage is a part of the Central Texas Museum of Automotive...

Dick's Classic Garage is a part of the Central Texas Museum of Automotive History.We are a 501(c)3, non-profit organization whose goal is to provide an educational and entertaining experience for our guests. The mission of each museum is to develop an understanding of the history of the automobile and its relation to society.In addition, the museum will acquire and renovate vehicles that are of historic and developmental importance. The Museum's goal is to show today's guests and future generations the evolution of the automobile and how it has impacted society and the effect society has had on the automobile.

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Great Classic Car Museum

Very well done classic car museum. Lot's 40's 50's 60's cars. Lot of good memories for us old-timers.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
kenmccoy
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Alto, Texas
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Alto, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well done classic car museum. Lot's 40's 50's 60's cars. Lot of good memories for us old-timers.

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Garland, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Front desk girl was evidently bored & surly - like a teenager who's parents made her get a job & where she was at was the very last place she wanted to be. She gave me the senior discount without asking so I was trying to be friendly - smiled at her and asked and how did she know I... More 

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Dicks_Classic_Garage, Manager at Dick's Classic Garage, responded to this review

Hello, I would like to apologize for the poor customer service you received when you visited the museum. We focus on offering the friendliest experience we can for all our guests and I am sorry for the way our ticket booth employee acted. I will make sure the issue is corrected and will do everything I can to make sure... More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on a whim. Glad we did. Many more cars than I thought would be on site. Planned walk through time, starting with the oldest cars to the newest. If you are a classic car nut, don't miss stopping in to see the classics.

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Medicine Hat, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

I got there early on the MLKJr holiday and the parking lot was empty so I was worried it would not be a good car museum. This was not a worry. The museum is modern, large and very, very clean with the cars in A1 condition. There are about 75 to 85 vehicles on display, one boat plus vehicle paraphernalia,... More 

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Thank Vernon F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

I was attending a seminar which was being held at this place, at first i was skeptical but once i got to the location i liked every bit of it. I liked it so much that i am returning with the whole family for a great family experience. All off the cars being show cased in this museum are awesome.

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San Marcos, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

A lot of fun, looking at this huge collection of classic cars. Well laid out. Lots of space to move around. Photos allowed. Good gift shop. Knowledgeable staff.

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Hurst, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

This is an incredible collection of Pre-1960 cars (cars through 1959, including 1959 Corvette) . Each car has a plaque to identify year, make, and model along with a description highlighting unique features. The cars are arranged in chronological order, so it is interesting to compare the advancements in automotive technology year-to-year. Depending on your level of interest in cars,... More 

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

My husband is a car enthusiast and this place was a dream. Beautiful cars with interesting, informative signage. Highly recommended

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Converse, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

If you are a lover of old cars then you have to see this place. It is awesome. It is a great history treasure trove of classic cars.

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San Marcos, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Old cars have been beautifully restored. The trip brought back so many memories from my childhood--cars my mom and dad drove, cars from many eras of time.

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