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Mid America Motorworks, My Garage Museum

17082 N US Highway 45, Effingham, IL 62401-6764
+1 217-540-4200
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The Yagers are wonderful hosts. Super friendly. Make you feel like family even if you never met... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
Springfield, Missouri
Make sure you visit if you are a corvette lover

We made a Sunday appointment to visit the museum and the owners went above and beyond to share... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2016
Lebanon, Ohio
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17082 N US Highway 45, Effingham, IL 62401-6764
+1 217-540-4200
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

The Yagers are wonderful hosts. Super friendly. Make you feel like family even if you never met them before.

Thank mrjr1000
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We made a Sunday appointment to visit the museum and the owners went above and beyond to share their knowledge and collection of cars. The collection is in the same space as the retail store and includes lots of corvette memorabilia. Smaller collection, but wow,...More

Thank debordfarm
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We load up our Vette and take a road trip every year and had never been to Mid America Motorworks. After having previously visited the National Corvette Museum we decided it was time to visit Effingham. The facility is very large and has many buildings...More

Thank rrbpm
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I made a stop here and we're glad we did. A nice smaller collection of corvettes along with a gift shop selling corvette related items. Nice building and cars and entry is free. Great place to check out if your in the...More

1  Thank Angel G
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

We have been working here for several years. Since 2002. The employees and The Yeager's are awesome to work for. They have always been great to us. They really take care of the workers and customers. Anyone who visits will not be disappointed!

Reviewed 24 May 2016

This is a free museum. Lots of Corvettes and "one of a kind" models. It is very small. They are very limited in model years of Corvettes. There are no old Corvettes. If you aren't interested in racing Corvette models, this is not the place...More

Thank BudNLily
Reviewed 20 March 2016

My dad, son and I traveled to Effingham, IL to visit Mid-America Motorworks. The museum area was great. We had a nice time looking at the cars. Somebody must have put a lot of time into this, as it looked very nice. We would have...More

Thank Amy J
Reviewed 9 March 2016

My dad and I stopped here on the way through town and it was right off the interstate. Well worth time and the staff was very friendly taking extra time to talk to us and show us around. Very welcoming. Its a small museum, but...More

Thank Citation501
Reviewed 21 September 2015

About the 3rd weekend in September there is a gathering of 1,000's of Corvettes--ALL in one location! The Mid-America Motorworks in Effingham, ILL hold their Funfest which includes acres & acres of Corvettes and everything to do with Corvettes like: shirts, hats, jackets, and a...More

Thank Ron A
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Mr. Yager has built quite the distribution center/attraction here in the mid-west. It is for both Corvette and Volkswagen automobiles. Through out the year you can order any part you need for any model year but it goes way beyond being a simple distribution center....More

Thank Cancunner
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