Historic Auto Attractions

13825 Metric Dr.
Roscoe, IL 61073- Map It
Phone: (815) 389-7917

AAA Editor Notes

Historic Auto Attractions is off I-39 exit 3, 1.1 mi. w. on CR 9, then just n. to 18325 Metric Dr. Ten exhibit rooms highlight automobiles, clothing and memorabilia related to entertainers, gangsters, politicians and race car drivers. On display are presidential limousines; NASCAR championship cars; vehicles featured in films and TV shows; and cars once belonging to a variety of public figures, including Adolf Hitler, Howard Hughes and Conway Twitty. Wax figures represent U.S. presidents, world leaders, television stars and other noted personalities. The Lincoln Room contains artifacts of President Abraham Lincoln and a large exhibit space is dedicated to President John F. Kennedy. The taxicab in which Lee Harvey Oswald rode following Kennedy's assassination also is on display.
$13; $11 (ages 65+ and military with ID); $8 (ages 6-17); $35 (family, two adults and two children).
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 11-5, Memorial Day weekend-Labor Day; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 11-5, day after Labor Day through Nov. 30. Last admission 1 hour before closing. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 2 hours minimum.