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Famous cars at Autoseum in Mineola

The Batmobile, built in 1965 for the television

The Batmobile, built in 1965 for the television series "Batman," to be on display at the Cradle of Aviation August 23 and 24, 2008, as part of an exhibit called Autoseum. (Photo by Lawrence Lucier) Photo Credit: Lawrence Lucier/Lawrence Lucier

They've whizzed out of Batman's Batcave and high-jumped over police cars. But Wednesday, famous film and TV cars like the 1966 Batmobile and a replica "Dukes of Hazzard's" General Lee will be on display at Mineola's new Autoseum. The automotive teaching museum, temporarily housed at a Nassau County garage, will feature about 50 race and custom cars, as well as movie props at the daylong open house.

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"The Drag-u-La" featured on "The Munsters," which has lanterns for headlights and a silky purple interior is on display in the Autoseum in Garden City, opening inside Museum Row in 2012. (undated)

This replica of the General Lee is a
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This replica of the General Lee is a Dodge Charger driven by the Duke cousins Bo and Luke in the television series The Dukes of Hazzard, and is on display in the Autoseum in Garden City, opening inside Museum Row in 2012. (undated)

The Batmobile, built in 1965 for the television
Photo Credit: Lawrence Lucier/Lawrence Lucier

The Batmobile, built in 1965 for the television series "Batman," to be on display at the Cradle of Aviation August 23 and 24, 2008, as part of an exhibit called Autoseum. (Photo by Lawrence Lucier)

007 Gold Finger car is on display in
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007 Gold Finger car is on display in the Autoseum in Garden City, opening inside Museum Row in 2012. (undated)

1967 Pontiac GTO used in the 2002 film
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1967 Pontiac GTO used in the 2002 film "xXx" with Vin Diesel is on display in the Autoseum in Garden City, opening inside Museum Row in 2012. (undated)

007 Car is on display in the Autoseum
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007 Car is on display in the Autoseum in Garden City, opening inside Museum Row in 2012. (undated)

The Monkeys Car (started out as 1967 GTO)
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The Monkeys Car (started out as 1967 GTO) is on display in the Autoseum in Garden City, opening inside Museum Row in 2012. (undated)

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