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LeMay - America's Car Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An amazing place!

The collection of cars represent a large number of eras and types - both foreign and domestic. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Larry S
Hiroshima, Japan

Tons of cars here. Probably about 90% are American though. I’m not personally a fan of American... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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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2702 E D St, Tacoma, WA 98421-1200
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The collection of cars represent a large number of eras and types - both foreign and domestic. The museum covers four floors and is laid out in a linear fashion.so you can see all of their cars. The Lemay collection, however, is packed handle to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tons of cars here. Probably about 90% are American though. I’m not personally a fan of American cars, but if you are then you’ll love it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tylerw369
Reviewed 1 week ago

I work for a facility in Buckley Washington ( Rainier School ) we have many clients that are car enthusiast, so we planned a trip to bring a group of client to see your cars. So this is not an easy task because most of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Harold LeMay a long time local legend became a wealthy man with his Refuse Company. Along with Taking Out the Trash, he amazingly built us the worlds largest Automobile Collection. Marymount - out in Spanaway and the very cool downtown Tacoma, WA museum. Both are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Will D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been there many times as parts of the museum changes every so often. It never fails to delight, its worth the 2hr drive from Portland

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Winngrip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the museum twice for the "Cars and Couture Fashion Show." This museum is a one of a kind experience you won't soon forget! The late Harold Lemay was the owner of a garbage company, and was the owner of all the cars featured...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to both exhibits, Tacoma & Spanaway. Docent was super @ Spanaway - cool buildings, lots of parking. Especially great for us Boomers & car buffs. Visited the Tacoma one recently.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 17 December 2018

We had ample parking and just a short walk to the LeMay Car Museum for our 2018 Holiday Party. This was my first visit here and I wish I had more time to see all the cars. I did not know what to expect upon...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Leona L
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

What a collection. More early versions of the automobile and not a lot of 60-70s muscle cars. Very nice collection of 60-70 Honda motorcycles, the bmw exhibit was impressive.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

This place is amazing. Cars / motorcycles and more. A great place to review the history of the automobile and early travel methods.

Date of experience: December 2018
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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 GaryR837 | Reviewed this property |
No, not at all, photos are welcome