Audrain Auto Museum, Newport

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#6 of 11 in Museums in Newport
In Newport, RI, the Audrain Automobile Museum was established in 2014 with the vision of being a top auto museum, a beacon for the community & a hub for car enthusiasts.
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  • September 26, 2017
    Car people shouldn't miss this quick stop full of one of a kind cars that you just don't get to see everyday.  more »
  • September 25, 2017
    Was next door visiting the Tennis Hall of Fame when I was taking a stroll and noticed this place. Looks like just a few empty storefronts that they filled with some classic cars at first. Then I notic...  more »
  • September 24, 2017
    Tip of the iceberg, changing display of private collector's stunning, best in class, vehicles. Small sample but variety of type from supercars to historical timepieces. Each is beautifully prepared, a...  more »
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  • June 18, 2017
    Great place to visit and see some beautiful pieces of automobile history. Every car lover should stop by and take a look. Prices are reasonable for the collection you get to see.
  • March 7, 2017
    We found this to be an unexpected addition to the historic landscape of Newport. Handsome, well suited gallery space with immaculate presentation, apropos to the mission of sharing and celebrating each automotive “soul” in the collection. Inspiring telltale quotes which are a window into the minds of visionaries who made dreams into reality. We came within inches of car fantasies held since younger years. Best part ~ it's like seeing a brand new “wing” of the museum every time the multiple exhibits rotate. Thank you to the owners who are preserving automobile history and sharing their treasure with us!
  • June 21, 2017
    Good to see that the millions that Nick Schorsch stole from investors went to a good cause - himself - buying hundreds of cars - and charging $15 to look at ten of them, which you can do for free by looking through the window. Another Schorsch scam.
  • May 12, 2017
    Great cars and people. Events are exciting and plentiful. Best car club ever!
  • November 26, 2016
    Astounding collection of cars. It was late 1800's/early 1900's when we went to visit but the collection is regularly changing. Very well thought out use of tablets to present facts about the cars, beautiful space that's not too crowded and let people truly enjoy the beautiful cars from all angles. Cars were maintained in an unbelievable beauty, with mirror-shine brass and chrome elements that truly gave those old timers justice. An unassuming, very pleasant surprise just a walk away from Newport's mansions.

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