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Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum

288 Scudder Avenue, at the Simmons Homestead Inn, Hyannis Port, MA 02647
+1 508-778-4934
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Two kinds of "pets" at Toad Hall

Now for something entirely different!! Bill has a fascinating collection of iconic sports cars... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
rawatt
,
West Chester, Pennsylvania
Cars & Cats Don't Mix

Now I love classic cars & I love cats, but they don't mix. I had heard about this place a few years... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lovelyliki
,
Douglas MA
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288 Scudder Avenue, at the Simmons Homestead Inn, Hyannis Port, MA 02647
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+1 508-778-4934

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Now for something entirely different!! Bill has a fascinating collection of iconic sports cars from an era when young men (and women) aspired to tear up the local track and streets with horse power to spare. As several reviews point out, this is a personal...More

Thank rawatt
BillPutman, Owner at Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Yeh, yet another hobby. Came here 30 years ago after my wife died as we wanted to have a Bed & Breakfast later on. I decided to go ahead with that. Always had dogs, had a doberman when I came but don't like leash laws....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Now I love classic cars & I love cats, but they don't mix. I had heard about this place a few years ago & have wanted to go since. Finally got a chance to go. Unfortunately it was disappointing. I wanted to love this place,...More

Thank Lovelyliki
BillPutman, Owner at Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I'm sorry about allergies. This is a collection of cars that were all on the road up till 2002 and we start them all so they can go back on the road. Not a museum, a collection. Cats are part of the family. They can...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped by today great guy bill who owns the cars some rare car that you would travel the world and never find them, I was amazed, the guy had 70 cars at one stage but unfortunately had to sell a few, but worth a visit,...More

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BillPutman, Owner at Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad yu enjoyed. And yes, the Daimler is a one of a kind and fun :-)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife discovered Bill's site on the Friday (9/23) while looking for something to keep me entertained the following day (Saturday). After visiting one other local destination we arrived at Toad Hall. Bill greeted us outside of the Homestead and escorted us into the 'museum'...More

Thank Charlie R
BillPutman, Owner at Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed. I do too :-) They all can use some work, but have gone up in price a lot so are still worth about what I bought them for 20 years ago. It's my retirement so will eventually have to sell them all...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am somewhat surprised that most recent reviews of this collection of cars are very favourable. There are a couple that tell it like it is. There are two points of view that can be taken regards the cars in Bill Putman's collection - 1....More

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BillPutman, Owner at Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I know they are 'aging' but we keep them in running order. I'll eventually sell them all as my 'retirement.' But try to keep then streetable for the next owner. They are drivers not show cars. Wish they were but no money :-(

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Looking for something a bit different on a hot, muggy day, my wife and I went to visit the Toad Hall Classic Sports Museum. Bill was very gracious and gave us a bit of his history and how the museum got started. He was then...More

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BillPutman, Owner at Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Glad you had fun, tell your friends and come again. Bill

Reviewed 7 June 2017

Although my husband enjoyed looking at this collection of cars, I couldn't wait to get out of the dilapidated, low-ceiling buildings in which they are housed. The odors of multiple cats (I was told 20+ live there) and the cars (gasoline, oil, etc.) was overwhelming...More

1  Thank Maui2014NMR
BillPutman, Manager at Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Sorry on moist days the odors do get a bit hard. Cats don't live thee though, just wander in time by time. Come on a sunny day when we haven't been starting cars and yuo'll be happy :-)

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Bill has been collecting cars for a while and today, he's shares his collection with the public. And what a collection! All of the cars we saw were red and most were of British heritage, with a few Datsun's that Bill used to race tossed...More

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BillPutman, Owner at Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Glad you enjoyed the cars (and cats). Nothing really rare, but a great full collection of English brand sports cars that bring back memories (or wishes) :-) Thanks for coming, and next time stay at the Simmons Homestead Inn and you can get in free...More

Reviewed 23 January 2017

This was great. Took the kid with the grandson who is 10.. We where able to walk around through all the old sports cars.. There was a couple of cars that my kid had never seen.. But the reaction of the grandkid was just priceless.

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BillPutman, Owner at Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Glad you 3 had fun. Nothing 'exotic' but a bunch of real classics, fun to see and fun to remember. Keep coming and thanks

Reviewed 1 November 2016

The owner is really nice. He let us wander around, sit in any car, pretty cool. These are not top show quality, museum cars. That is some of the charm. Tons and tons of rare and significant British cars of all ages, TVR, Jaguars, Lotuses,...More

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BillPutman, Owner at Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2016

Hi John, glad you enjoyed the cars and I know the cats enjoyed you :-) Yep, not a museum, just a great collection of sports cars that have been driven and enjoyed. Keep telling your friends to check us out when on Cape Cod. Thanks...More

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