Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum

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5917 S 196th St, Kent, WA 98032 5917 S 196th St, Kent Directions
Today 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM Open All Hours
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    Closed
    Tue
    9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Wed
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Thu
    9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Fri-Sat
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Report | 2 months ago
The museum was pretty interesting but the people who volunteer/work there made it really worthwhile They were friendly and made a big effort to make the experience a positive one for you
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Don't worry about their remote location Go the distance and you will be rewarded with the awesomeness of what you are going to see It's like the entire history of hydroplanes has been put in one garage
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This is an oddball treasure
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Report | a year ago
It is small and really only a place for real Hydroplane lovers.
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The Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum celebrates the thrill and wonder of hydroplane racing, and its the only museum of its kind in the United States. Along with historical books, race programs, trophies, and photos from the last century, its collection of hydroplanes from the past 70 years tells the story of the watery sport. The staff has brought seven famous Gold Cup and Harmsworth winners back to their fully operational states, and will even take members out on the water in one of their historical vessels for a Ride of a Lifetime.

Offering a glimpse back in time, they boast than 200 hours of racing footage dating back to the 1940s and share stories of legendary drivers including Mira Slovak and "Wild" Bill Cantrell, who was famous for solving crimes with the help of his artificially intelligent hydroplane.

However, the museum isn't just about the past. A lineup of regular events invites folks to show off their powerboats and hot rods to fellow enthusiasts, and races bring the excitement of the sport to the present day as boats cut through the waves vying for titles.

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Sun-Mon
Closed
Tue
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wed
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thu
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Fri-Sat
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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