Museum News

Upcoming events at the Saratoga Automobile Museum

Change of plans! SPRING HAS NOT YET SPRUNG, The Saratoga Automobile Museum will be postponing their first Cars and Coffee of the season!   Join them when the salt is off of the roads and the sun is shining! The next Cars and Coffee will be on Saturday, May 5th, 2018 from 8am-10am....

AACA Museum, Inc. Maine road trip

This exciting 7-day trip will be held June 23 – 29, 2018, to explore Maine’s hottest automobile spots. Attendees will travel together aboard a charter motor coach for access to private collections of vehicles, restoration shops, museums, and special events. Visit the Cole Land Transportation Museum –for a private guided tour Visit...

AACA Museum, Inc. to host NAAM conference April 9-12, 2018

Hershey, PA – The AACA Museum, Inc. will be hosting the 2018 National Association of Automobile Museums (NAAM) Conference. Guests from across the nation will travel to Hershey, PA  April 9th through the 12th for a packed schedule including informative sessions with guest speakers, networking and a variety of offsite educational tours. This annual conference brings...

Gilmore Car Museum celebrates A.J. Foyt

  Hickory Corners, Mich. – In celebration of the 102nd running of the famed Indy 500 the Gilmore Car Museum near Kalamazoo, Michigan announced a special exhibit honoring auto racing icon A.J. Foyt, opening on April 14.  “A.J. Foyt: A Legendary Exhibition,” which originally debuted at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum last year, will arrive at the Gilmore...

The Portland Art Museum to host streamlined auto and cycle exhibit

PORTLAND, Ore.—The Portland Art Museum announced The Shape of Speed: Streamlined Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1930–1942, a special exhibition debuting at the Museum in Summer 2018. Featuring 19 rare streamlined automobiles and motorcycles, The Shape of Speed opens June 16 and will be on view through September 16, 2018. The concept of streamlining has fascinated people for...

Grand Opening of America’s Car Museum’s Powering the Future Learning Lab

EXCLUSIVE GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION Thursday, April 12 | 5:30 – 7:30 pm Join the ACM for the Exclusive Grand Opening of the Powering the Future Learning Lab at America’s Car Museum. Come explore the past, present and future of our automotive fuel choices. Enjoy music, light appetizers and beverages over engaging discussions with exhibit partners, students...

S.T.E.A.M. learning at the Simeone Foundation Auto Museum

Throughout his life, Dr. Simeone put together one of the greatest collections of racing sports cars and made that collection public, so the world could see and experience these incredible automobiles.  As a museum, one of the primary directives is the education of the visitors. Their newest educational initiative is the...

ACD Automobile Museum ‘Coachbuilders’ presentation

(AUBURN) – There will be a FREE presentation at the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum Sunday, March 11 at 2:00 pm for the 3rd installment of the Dynamic Designer series titled “Coachbuilders.” Coachbuilding, as the manufacturing of bodies for passenger vehicles, was at its peak in the Classic Era of the 1930s. Most ultra-luxury...