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Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum

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Located in Philadelphia, PA, the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is one of the world's greatest collections of racing sports cars. Through our theme, "The Spirit of Competition", we celebrate the history and evolution of these magnificent...more
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6825 Norwitch Dr # 31, Philadelphia, PA 19153-3412
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's not the easiest place to find - but the collection is laid out well and has good signage. The museum is a labor of love for those who work there.

Thank BlueHeronOakland_MI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has cars. Lots and lots of cars. Took my 17 year old son who has no interest in anything because he is 17 and he was amazed and smiled. Best part is that no one is here so you have the place to...More

Thank gammij
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Nice stop during a trip. My husband loves cars so when we found this museum he was excited. Good amount of very old cars. Clean and comfortable to walk around.

Thank Jeannette F
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Friends, Families and Couples this is an amazing special event or date night activity to definitely experience. Amazing car collection and no crowds! We went on Fathers Day and back again with friends. They started up the cars and took them for a spin out...More

Thank LynAnn M
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Great museum. Cars were all beautifully restored with informative plaques. Staff were friendly, knowledgeable and very helpful. Walter, one of the staff was extremely helpful. My grandson, a real car enthusiast loved it. Great museum, reasonably priced and easy to get to.

Thank 611jojow
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff and nice and knowledgeable. Very limited in their selection of classic cars. Few Classic Bikes. I would say this is average at best. Some of these cars were not fully restored to museum show quality. Been to museums auto museums all over...More

Thank bruce p
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Fascinating collection of vintage race cars carefully assembled by Dr. Fred Simeone, a prominent Philadelphia neurosurgeon. Car buffs are like kids in a candy store. The cars are unreal...stuff you read about growing up. Location is a little out of the way, around the Philadelphia...More

Thank Ernesto L
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We have been annual members for 2 years. The Simeone Museum has great cars on display and wonderful demo days where they take those cars out in the back and drive them around. They give lots of background information on the particular cars. They also...More

Thank bfranchi166
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We were amused and jealous with the car collection in this foundation! So many cool and historical cars inside (next time I would take my Dad along so he could reminisce those old cars), and you could get relatively close to look at each of...More

Thank Fabysuzy
Reviewed 25 July 2018

This was a nice stop for a rainy day. It doesn't take long to go through the museum, about an hour or so. The cars are pretty cool and they have a nice selection of racing cars that won the Le Mans. They have a...More

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RPH03
20 June 2017|
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Response from Howard L | Reviewed this property |
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KatrinaPa
3 September 2015|
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Response from Dave B | Reviewed this property |
There's no extra admission charge those day. There are usually 3 or 4 cars chosen from the collection that have something in common. Dr. Simeone discusses their significance and then the cars are started and run around the... More
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Jando1968
9 June 2015|
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Response from SimeoneMuseum | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for contacting us. We do not have a hotel at our facility, but we recommend the Hampton Inn which is nearby. Thanks and please let us know if we can help you with your visit to the Museum.
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