Late truck stop owner's family creating museum

The late Bill Moon's collection of antique trucks will be the core of a museum Bill's family will construct adjacent to the family owned World's Largest Truckstop. Iowa 80 Truck Stop on I-80, Walcott, Iowa, has been owned by the Moon family since 1965. The truck stop is over 200 acres, with restaraurants, shops and a theater. The first part of the museum will open later this year exhibiting transportation memorabilia and 27 vintage trucks. I-80 Exit 284, Walcott.

[01/26/2003]

Iowa 80 Trucking Museum

Address:
505 Sterling Drive, Walcott, IA
Directions:
Iowa 80 Trucking Museum. At the Iowa 80 Truck Stop. I-80 exit 284, north side.
Hours:
W-Sa 10-5, Su noon-5. (Call to verify)
Phone:
563-468-5500
Admission:
Free.
RA Rates:
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