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Lane Motor Museum, Nashville
(4.7/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
Claiming the largest collection of European cars and motorcycles in the United States, Lane Motor Museum offers visitors a chance to discover the history behind the development of some of the world's most unusual and innovative vehicles. You can explore over 300 models including propeller-powered vehicles, microcars, amphibious vehicles, and three-wheeled cars. Don't miss the exhibit featuring the largest collection of Czechoslovak cars outside Europe, including 13 vehicles made by Tatra--one of the world's oldest automobile manufacturers. The motorcycle gallery displays vintage and modern European bikes, as well as several Japanese-made scooters. Check online for upcoming events and special exhibits. Use our Nashville holiday planner to add Lane Motor Museum and other attractions to your Nashville vacation plans.
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  • Great collection of quirky cars from all over the world, nice a clean and well laid out, and all the cars are accessible to great for taking pictures. I paid just $8 as a senior and was well pleased w...  more »
  • I didn't expect to enjoy it and went more for my husband and son. My toddler son played very happily in their kids section while we browsed. What a great collection. I was really impressed by how well...  more »
  • This is not another place full of Chevys and Fords. This is home of the most weird and unusual vehicles you will find! Great cars, one-offs, underdogs, funny, minuscule or huge. Absolutely a must-see ...  more »
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  • Fantastic museum with plenty to discover. There are plenty of signs posted to provide background information on the displays and even some videos in certain areas. Standing next to that gigantic amphibious vehicle and the smallest production car ever made in the same day was a unique and memorable experience.
  • Worth a visit if you are an auto fan beyond US cars. The have mostly European cars and some special exhibits from time to time. Very well prepared signs with plenty of information for each car. Check out the Tatras, largest collection (they claim) outside of the Czech Republic.
  • Fun way to spend the afternoon, Lots of obscure cars from lesser known countries
  • Awesome museum to spend an afternoon in. Not only does it house some truly unique cars, but also motorcycles, bicycles, planes, and more vehicles that are in categories of their own.
  • This place was really amazing. I saw a few photos and decided to attend but it was bigger than I expected and full of variety. From the 1-wheel McLean to this huge military vehicle outside, the variety of unusual cars is quite vast. They let you take photographs but don't touch any of the vehicles for good reason