The Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum is located at 1100 North Dixie Avenue in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. We are a family friendly place and we welcome you to visit our museum to view our collection of cars.
Welcome to the Swope Auto Museum, home to many cars of yesteryear. Our museum features antique cars from different eras for your viewing pleasure. We feature cars from the early 1900's to the 1960's of all makes and models.
The Swope Auto Museum is owned and operated by the Swope Family of Dealerships. There is no admission charge to visit the museum – no "suggested donation box." The museum is free. All are welcome to come and enjoy. It is a way of expressing appreciation for the sixty years the Swope Family of Automobile Dealerships has been in business in Kentucky.
Swope's Cars of Yesterday Museum
Bill Swope opened his first car dealership 60 years ago when the average new car cost, about $1700. These days, Mr. Swope is offering a fabulous car-experience free of charge, and all it takes is hitting the road to Elizabethtown.
The Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum features vehicles ranging from the early 1900's to the 1960's in a variety of makes and models in both original condition and restored condition.
After years of planning and nine months of construction, Swope`s Cars of Yesteryear opened in May 1999. The collection consists of sixty magnificent machines of the past, all museum quality. These are exciting automobiles that stir memories of long ago days when motoring was a fun-filled adventure.