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LeMay - America's Car Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Must See for car lovers!!

For those who just love all makes and models of cars this is a must see!! There are cars of every... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Buckley, United States
The most fun and interesting Museum ever!

This museum will take any American "Down Memory Lane", with the vast array of automobiles from... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tacoma, Washington
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LeMay - America's Car Museum (ACM), named one of USA Today's 10 Best Museums in Seattle and KING 5's 2014 & 2015 Best Museum in Western Washington, is an international destination where families and enthusiasts gather to celebrate America's love...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
2702 E D St, Tacoma, WA 98421-1200
+1 253-779-8490
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For those who just love all makes and models of cars this is a must see!! There are cars of every make and model! See some of the most beautiful cars there are. Wear comfortable shoes, lots of walking!!

Thank peggyf342
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum will take any American "Down Memory Lane", with the vast array of automobiles from every era, the "interactive fun" that is available for ALL AGES, and the amazing "Over-the-Top Service from the staff there. It is definitely a MUST EXPERIENCE for anyone, either...More

Thank kyleskip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very enjoyable car museum, covering 3 stories. They are nicely laid out over the levels. They also have a simulator downstairs!

Thank girlgonecamping
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not a real car buff BUT this museum is amazing. My husband is a retired firefighter and he was excited to see a 1921 beautifully restored fire truck. There is a lot of walking and slight inclines. I thought I might be bored but...More

1  Thank Sunnysailor71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very impressively done museum with a fine collection of cars. The museum, very close to the Tacoma Dome, does an excellent job with the way the exhibits are displayed. Walking through this museum felt like getting a bird's eye view of the progress of America...More

Thank Nostalgiyeah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting friends in Seattle and my buddy knowing me as a car nut suggested a visit, while the women were off doing what they do. What a fantastic experience, the building as you arrive is impressive, an airfoil shaped structure with the huge...More

Thank AlanT113
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As I fully expected to be a bit bored at the car museum, I was pleasantly surprised to find a lot of historical info regarding different eras while touring the LeMay car museum. The tidbits of data I picked up along the way were well...More

Thank S N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having visited dozens of car museums in Europe as well as the U.S., I can say that this is one of the better ones. Not the best mind you, but far better than most. Their gift shop is also better than most, with more adult-...More

Thank charlesodonnell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is an amazing place for car lovers to visit while in the city You will see vintage cars classic cars and new updated cars staff is friendly if you have State Farm insurance you receive a discount to enter picture taking is allowed...More

Thank n0mad2012
Reviewed 7 September 2018

If you like cars, then this is for you. If is heavily focused on American cars and that was perfect for me. It is an eclectic collection but worth the visit.

Thank Art I
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2 August 2018|
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Response from 1952Steve311 | Reviewed this property |
There is so much to look at and so many unique cars, the time depends on how much of a petrol head you are. Just for the casual enthusiast I would allow at least 2-3 hours for the die hard at least 4-5 hours. They have a... More
8 July 2018|
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Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
I believe the parking is $10
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Response from Gary R | Reviewed this property |
No, not at all, photos are welcome