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America's Packard Museum - The Citizens Motorcar Co.

420 S Ludlow St, Dayton, OH 45402-2605
+1 937-226-1710
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Cool old cars

Comprehensive collection of vintage Packards in an old dealership. Perfect place to while away an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Julie S
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Chicago, Illinois
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Beautiful Vintage Cars

I went on this tour with a group from our local YMCA. Couldn't stop talking about it. The cars... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
janet b
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Troy, Ohio
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“old cars” (22 reviews)
“beautiful cars” (19 reviews)
“car buff” (10 reviews)
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420 S Ludlow St, Dayton, OH 45402-2605
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+1 937-226-1710
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Comprehensive collection of vintage Packards in an old dealership. Perfect place to while away an hour in Dayton, especially if there is a car buff in your group. The day we visited there was a very friendly staff member who knew everything there is to...More

Thank Julie S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on this tour with a group from our local YMCA. Couldn't stop talking about it. The cars were beautiful. Many in original condition. The history of the museum and the cars was fascinating. Both guides we had were very interesting and informed. Great...More

Thank janet b
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

My fiance and I dropped by here on a whim. We had just gone out for lunch, and we're looking for something to do. It was a cold miserable day, so we were almost the only ones there. We had a long conversation with two...More

Thank MizEmmy72
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is a really cool car museum. It has some magnificent Packards and it is in a restored Packard dealership from the 20's.

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

If there is a auto buff/history buff in the family and the 1900's is all the rage, you just gotta stop by...we were only there maybe 1-2 hrs but it is truly memorable. The cars, the music, the memories (my grandfather had a Packard), these...More

Thank Vic S
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

We had dinner there sponsored by a local investment company. Beautiful cars, took several award winning pictures. The cars are well cared for and are in show condition. Great place to see older cars in top condition.

Thank sailrnav
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

This museum is well worth a visit. All the cars have their own unique history and if you are lucky like we were, you can catch one of their knowledgeable volunteers to give you a tour. If you love old, beautiful and one of a...More

Thank MarcsiB-B
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

When we overlook resources in our own cities, we are missing some grand adventures! For myself,The Packard Museum in Dayton is a glaring example. In the last 15 years, have driven right past it hundreds of times. Until the day I made the effort to...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We were in Dayton unexpectedly and decided to explore! We came across this museum and ended up learning a lot! Well worth your stop if you are interested in old cars and history! Dick was our person Your guild and explained each and every car...More

Thank SweetLMF
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

The museum is housed in a 100 year old 3 story Packard dealership. An adjoining building holds more Packard's and a fine research library. Early Packard's were the luxury cars of their time. This museum has examples of Packard's from the 1930's to the end...More

Thank John N
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Lou K
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420 S Ludlow St, Dayton OH 45402
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Pam E
11 March 2017|
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Response from Robin C | Reviewed this property |
I believe $6 for adults, students are free. They may ask for a student ID if not obviously a child.
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Lauren J
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Response from MisterBuster | Reviewed this property |
I think we paid five or six dollars each, it wasn't much but well worth it.
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