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International Towing and Recovery Museum

3315 Broad St, Chattanooga, TN 37408-3052
+1 423-267-3132
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Very interesting

This is a great museum with a lot of really great antique trucks. The museum is well located and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jack S
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A surprisingly interesting museum

This is quite a unique museum that displays examples of tow trucks from their invention until the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
solomon5
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A museum commemorating the history of the tow truck.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“hall of fame” (16 reviews)
“on display” (16 reviews)
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3315 Broad St, Chattanooga, TN 37408-3052
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+1 423-267-3132
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great museum with a lot of really great antique trucks. The museum is well located and spacious inside. The exhibits are in excellent condition and beautiful.

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is quite a unique museum that displays examples of tow trucks from their invention until the current day. I thought the price was a little high in spite of a small senior discount. There was sufficient seating so my husband could take his time...More

Thank solomon5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband really enjoyed this place. He kept telling others about it after our visit. Very clean. I enjoyed looking at the wall of matchbox sized tow trucks. There was a short film to watch at the beginning of our visit. The sculpture monument outdoors...More

Thank GoinGray
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband wanted to visit this museum and as the weather was not good we decided to visit. The trolley stopped as the museum it was ideal. My husband thoroughly enjoyed seeing all the exhibits and the hall of fame. He thoroughly enjoyed talking to...More

Thank Margy65
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amzing things to see here. The history, even bluepti ts for the very firt tow truck. The first flat bed car haulers. Great museum and gift shop. Even fun for the little ones "Mater from Cars". Make the stop

Thank Lee Ann K
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

A review from our seven year old son: "The museum was great! It had kids' stuff like a tow truck that you can turn on its lights and move the boom in the back. There's a video about tow truck history. It was a little...More

Thank USA808
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My nephew wanted to visit this museum and we reluctantly went. It was actually quite interesting. Lots of antique vehicles, Lots to look at and talk about.

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Today we take tow trucks for granted, but try to imagine sitting next to your vehicle where it broke down and waiting for the mechanic to fix it there along the road! This museum traces this part of automotive history with a wonderful collection of...More

Thank Jeanne722
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Really glad I visited this museum, I had seen the sign from the Interstate and decided to call in. What a beautiful display of recovery trucks starting from the very first around up to modern times. The Hall of Fames have inductees from all over...More

Thank Yorkie1948
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We stopped here as my husband use to drive a tow truck. He really enjoyed the museum. We spent about 1 1/2 hours here.

Thank 795Martin
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