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Marconi Automotive Museum

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Address: 1302 Industrial Dr, Tustin, CA 92780-6416
Phone Number: +1 714-258-3001
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09:00 - 16:30
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 16:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Love cars? This is the place!

Personal car collection of Dick Marconi, which is worth a visit. The cars on display are Ferrari, Mercedes, Ford, A Delorean and much more. You have to give a $5 donation... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 September 2016
zahran z
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Tustin, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Marconi Automotive Museum is located in an industrial park near Orange County's John Wayne Airport. It features racing cars rather than classics. I would prefer classics. Often used as an event venue for fund raisers and business gatherings.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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188 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Personal car collection of Dick Marconi, which is worth a visit. The cars on display are Ferrari, Mercedes, Ford, A Delorean and much more. You have to give a $5 donation which goes to a kids charity. So don't stop at $5 The place can be rented for private events as well. There was nothing going on when I visited,... More 

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Eldersburg, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Hit this on our off day from Disney. About 15 minutes from Disneyland. Big room with lots of very cool cars. You can get up close, even stick your head in, but no touching. Lots of Ferraris, some Indy cars, several 60's and 70's American muscle cars. 35-60 minute trip, and only $5 for adults (kids are free).

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Irvine, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

My grandson has shown some interest in old cars and Ferraris. This museum has both. There are a lot of Ferraris and many other classic old cars. Definitely worth the $5 to get in. Kids are free.

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Thank Ray H
Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

I was in Orange County this week and made a visit to the Marconi Automotive Museum - Quality and Quantity! This collection of Ferrari's is just fantastic with a few others in as well like the Ford GT, Shelby Mustangs and many others. A Great Visit!

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Branford, CT
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

My 8 year old was so thrilled to see so many Ferraris up close and personal. No ropes-- but you cannot touch. I estimate there are around 50 high end cars and many racing items to explore. We stayed for around 1 1/2 hours. If you have a car lover in your crew-- I recommend this place. Be prepared: it's... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

Depending on the kind of car (and motorcycle) enthusiast you are you can spend 30 - probably 1 1/2 hours here. I went with my 11 year old and we were there about 45 minutes. What an amazing collection of cars! Thank you Mr. Marconi for making your collection available to the public and for supporting children by donating the... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

We were here looking at venues for an event and this place was by far the best. The staff was very helpful and seemed very willing to help us with our complicated event that includes bringing in our own cars. They wanted to make sure everything was perfect and they were very inviting. There is a large variety of cars... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

I loved this museum. Free parking and only $5 donation to enter. The owner seems to favor Lamborghini, Ferrari's and Mustangs. They are very beautiful. I'd like to have seen a few more muscle cars from my era. (The 70's) However, I would highly recommend this for anyone interested in cars. The cars are not roped off, so you can... More 

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Thank reformguy
Shannon R, Marketing Coordinator at Marconi Automotive Museum, responded to this review

Hi Reformguy, Thank you for your wonderful review on The Marconi. We absolutely love hearing back from visitors! And we hope to see you again in the museum! Thank you for helping us help kids. More 

Glen Rock, Pennsylvania
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210 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

There are some very amazing and rare cars in this collection. If you are a fan of Ferrari, Lamborghini, and Maserati this museum is not to be missed. Ford GT40, Mustang GT350, Mustang GT500, BMW M1, and the list goes on. Don't miss it.

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Thank Thrasher82
Shannon R, Marketing Coordinator at Marconi Automotive Museum, responded to this review

Hi Thrasher82, Thank you for the 5 star review on TripAdvisor. We enjoy hearing back from visitors and hope you'll stop by again in the future! Thank you for helping us help kids. More 

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