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Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing

13700 SW 16th Ave, Ocala, FL 34473-3970
+1 352-245-8661
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If you like drag racing

This is a must, if you like drag racing. I visited here the first time I was in Ocala. Really... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ernie W
via mobile

Recently visited here while on our way to Disney and it's a fantastic place!!! If you're any kind... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“antique cars” (40 reviews)
“race cars” (43 reviews)
“big daddy” (34 reviews)
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13700 SW 16th Ave, Ocala, FL 34473-3970
+1 352-245-8661
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a must, if you like drag racing. I visited here the first time I was in Ocala. Really enjoyed the museum.

Thank Ernie W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Recently visited here while on our way to Disney and it's a fantastic place!!! If you're any kind of 'gearhead' (or just appreciate the history of hotrodding in America) this is a mecca for you! The museum was stuffed full of the history of drag...More

Thank HermanSnerd
Reviewed 1 week ago

So glad that we went to this drag racing museum. It's a car lover and racing enthusiast's dream come true. We loved it. My husband and I were in heaven! Plan to spend several hours and see all it has to offer!

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the few privately owned museums that warrant five stars. What I was impressed with was the organization and the signage or labeling of the exhibits. There were few things left to wonder about as most major and minor objects were correctly...More

Thank Earl W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an awesome time viewing the museums. Lots of history here for car collectors. Takes about 2 to 3 hours to see. Lot of famous cars here. Did miss seeing the main one that I would have liked to see, "The Little Red Wagon" drag...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The drag racing museum was awesome. Rest and watch the video presentation. Its well worth the time. Don Garlits antique museum was great! Your admission allowed you to come and go .It is good for the day.

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to get off I-75 & your right at the front door. Plenty of free parking and you may get to see and talk to Don himself. Lots of history and great as family outing. Many many 🚗 🚗 to see . Plenty of restaurants...More

1  Thank donaldcarey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great museum to visit to see the dragsters used during the exciting early days of drag racing. You won't be disappointed!

Thank G.Weldon S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing place to visit if you like cars and drag racing. See the history of Drag from the King Rat to Pudomme. And don't be surprised if you get to sit down and chat with Don Garlitts himself. Put you car in gear and...More

Thank Yevet
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Been a fan for decades and lived in FL almost all my life and finally was visiting near Ocala and decided to come see all Don's cars etc. Discount for seniors and AAA card so for two of us it was $33. Not cheap but...More

Thank NCluvtrav
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Is picture taking allowed ?
17 January 2017|
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Response from Donna G | Property representative |
Yes you may take photos at the Museum...we are also pet friendly as long as your pet is on a leash.
Do they have parking for trucks, 18 wheeler?
12 September 2016|
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Response from MrC386 | Reviewed this property |
Yes sir they do..
Admission fee
1 March 2016|
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Response from Granny483 | Reviewed this property |
From their website under contact us: General Admission Adults $20 Seniors (60+) $15 Military & Veteran $15 College students $15 Teenagers (Ages 13-18) $15 Children (Ages 5-12) $10 Group... More