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Iowa 80 Trucking Museum

505 Sterling Drive, I-80 Exit 284, Walcott, IA 52773
+1 563-468-5500
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Many great vehicles.....

A great place to see a history of American trucking. All kinds of trucks are on display in a large... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
jerich12
Great place.

The trucks were amazing. Nice little gift shop. Really enjoyed myself. I am a trucker. Nice to see... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
CoolHandJean
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The Iowa 80 Trucking Museum was a dream of Iowa 80 Truckstop founder Bill Moon. His love for trucks and the trucking industry laid the foundation for this museum. Over 60 vintage trucks are on display, as well as antique signs and gas pumps. The museum also features the REO Theatre where visitors can enjoy watching films about trucks and trucking.
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505 Sterling Drive, I-80 Exit 284, Walcott, IA 52773
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to see a history of American trucking. All kinds of trucks are on display in a large garage setting.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The trucks were amazing. Nice little gift shop. Really enjoyed myself. I am a trucker. Nice to see our history preserved.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed stopping there, the store was huge with anything a person would want or need in it. Nice choice of restaurants .The facilities were clean . I really enjoyed the museum. My only disappointment was I stopped on my return trip and was going...More

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Iowa80Group, Guest Relations Manager at Iowa 80 Trucking Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad you were able to take the time to enjoy the Iowa 80 Trucking Museum and Iowa 80 Truckstop. We are open 7 days a week Memorial Day to Labor Day. The rest of the time we are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many truck makes I had never heard of before are on display. Some of the trucks have working history and production details. The trucks that have gone through restoration are very well done and seem to have an accurate account of their service.

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Iowa80Group, Guest Relations Manager at Iowa 80 Trucking Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. Our restoration shop will be happy to hear your compliment on their work! Please come and visit us again if you are in the area.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped along the way to Idaho and we are so glad we did. Need a break from driving, this is well worth the stop.

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Iowa80Group, Guest Relations Manager at Iowa 80 Trucking Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are happy to hear that you were able to enjoy both the Iowa 80 Trucking Museum and Iowa 80 Truckstop. Please stop again if your travels bring you near!

Reviewed 6 November 2017

I stopped here while in my day off of trucking. Glad i was able to go in and see all the older trucking gear. Will go back again.

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Iowa80Group, Guest Relations Manager at Iowa 80 Trucking Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are glad to hear that your visit was enjoyable. Please do come back and see us again when your schedule permits!

Reviewed 4 November 2017

First off, you are going to see some really unusual trucks, even some you have never heard of I promise. And then you will see some trucks that had unusual purposes like a corn sheller mounted on a truck chassis. I spent a lot of...More

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Iowa80Group, Guest Relations Manager at Iowa 80 Trucking Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

We do indeed have some very interesting trucks on display. The corn sheller and the well drilling rig are quite the contraptions! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit and hope you can stop in again sometime.

Reviewed 4 November 2017

Great place to see big trucks...and learn about history of trucks..being a truck driver I was stuck there at the truck stop shut down and had time to kill and was so glad I stopped in and looked around

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Iowa80Group, Guest Relations Manager at Iowa 80 Trucking Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

We are glad you walked over to look around too! Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 4 November 2017

Truck Stop was a bit disappointing, but the museum made the detour I took well worth it. Every truck was awesome and when I showed my nephew and niece, they want to visit the museum now

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Iowa80Group, Guest Relations Manager at Iowa 80 Trucking Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your visit to the museum. We do hope your nephew and niece will be able to experience it person too!

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Trucking museum is extremely well done. Several of the trucks are the only one of their kind left. The signs are also vintage auto and truck memorabilia. Allow about an hour to view the trucks. There are close to one hundred displayed. There is a...More

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Iowa80Group, Guest Relations Manager at Iowa 80 Trucking Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We truly enjoy sharing this diverse collection of trucks. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit.

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