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Tupelo Automobile Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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We've always seen the signs for this place, but never found the time to stop. After reading that... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Southaven, Mississippi
Sadly this is closing

This is a very nice collection of automobiles from the inception of the automobile to some very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Red Bank, New Jersey
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1 Otis Dr, Corner Franklin & Otis Across from BancorpSouth Arena, Tupelo, MS 38804-4015
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We've always seen the signs for this place, but never found the time to stop. After reading that this place was closing and the cars were going to be auctioned off, we made a point to make a day trip here to view the collection...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sdurdin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very nice collection of automobiles from the inception of the automobile to some very recent models. Included in the collection is one of the few Tucker cars every made. If you can get there before it closes in March.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Very sad to hear that they will be closing. They have a beautiful display of some amazing classic cars. The owners back story is wonderful as well. Very nice woman.

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank emerieandkennasmommy
Reviewed January 13, 2019

Friends and I went to this museum before it closes forever. Over 100 fully restored autos on display. from 1899 to 1994 and some extras on loan to the museum. The collection started in the 70's and the collectors death in 2006 put a timeline...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank d0uglas2018
Reviewed January 7, 2019

We took a church group for a day outing. They were great on getting us in and processed and out on the floor. They have lots and lots of cars. Even non car people will find this a great attraction. Their exhibits are one of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank owenpet
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Read about this museum in the newspaper. Many different types of vehicles from antique to modern. Lots of very rare automobiles. Displayed in a very interesting way. Admission very reasonable. Well worth the time and cost to visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Wallace C
Reviewed January 5, 2019

I wrote a review of this terrific museum in the summer of 2018. It was announced in December that the museum is closing and all of the cars will be auctioned off. Very sad, a great loss.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Wind-In-His-Hair
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

This museum represents a wonderful chronology of automobile evolution. The collection houses some extremely rare automobiles and follows the progression of the advent of the automobile through the most modern. Plus, THEY HAVE A TUCKER. The only other one I have had the opportunity to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank donaldk845
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Or you will miss the chance to see this awesome collection if antique card. The museum is permanently closing at the end of March 2019. We have been to many car shows and museums, and this is the best collection of early 1900's cars that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank eatbread
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Don't have to understand much about cars to appreciate the intetesting collection. From antique to muscle cars to vehicles owned by celebrities such as Elvis, BB King and Liberace and everything in between. There's also a rather large gift shop. Hurry to see it. It's...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank travelon2468
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February 18, 2018|
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Response from AkiS270 | Reviewed this property |
Adult:$10 Children Age 5~12:$5 Senior:$9 Children under 4: Free
February 15, 2015|
Response from ScribFam | Reviewed this property |
Not exactly sure what you're asking-- the museum along with the city of Tupelo host The Blue Suede Cruise in May-- the museum always 150 cars on display-- they have special exhibits going all the time as well -- give them a... More
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