Do you enjoy old cars?
Do you like to see old cars that look beat up?
Does the thought of walking through a junkyard full of only old, rusty cars sound like a good time to you?
If you said “yes” to any of those questions, we know exactly where you should go on your next road trip.
It’s in White, Georgia, and it’s called Old Car City, USA.
Interested? Read on to find out more about this old car junkyard that has become a place for tourists to visit.
About Old Car City USA
Old Car City USA is about an hour’s drive north of Atlanta. It is on 34 acres and has the largest collection of cars in the world.
But unlike most large car collections, Old Car City USA only has old cars that look like they’ve been through a lot.
This old car junkyard is a unique way to show how cities are falling apart, except that the old classic cars are the ones that are falling apart.
In front, you might see a rusty sign that says, “The world’s oldest junkyard jungle, here for 80 years.”
But Old Car City USA has been around for a lot longer than 80 years. It started out as a small general store in 1931.
The land and house are still owned by the same family.
You can walk around the 34-acre grounds and see more than 4,000 cars, trucks, vans, and even a few school buses from the early 1900s.
Dean Lewis is the mayor of Old Car City USA.
On the website for Old Car City USA, these important facts about this old car junkyard are written down:
The last car Elvis Presley ever bought was at Old Car City USA. He bought it in 1977, just a few months before he died. Also, one of the cars that now live here was used in a movie with Andy Griffith and Johnny Cash.
Visiting Old Car City USA
Tourists and car fans can visit Old Car City USA.
At 3098 HWY 411 NE, White, GA 30184, you can find it.
Sunday and Monday, Old Car City USA is closed.
This old car junkyard will be open Tuesday through Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm starting in 2021.
Please keep in mind that there is a fee for this.
If you want to take pictures, it costs $30 to get in.
The cost of admission for people who don’t take photos is:
13 Yr. and older: $20
Children from 7 to 12 years old: $10
Free for children under six.
And because this old car junkyard is so big, you will need a lot of time to look around.
Old Car City USA Video Walkthrough
If you’re not sure if you want to drive out to see these rusty old cars, the video below might help you decide.
This video shows a little bit of what it’s like to go to Old Car City USA.
Old Car City USA has a lot to offer people who like old cars, but it may break your heart to see cars that were once so beautiful in such bad shape.
On your next trip through Georgia, I hope you’ll enjoy stopping by this one.