Museum News

Drive a Model T at the AACA Museum

Hershey, PA – At the AACA Museum, Inc. you have the opportunity to do something most people have not – drive a Model T! The Model T Driving Experience program gives participants the unique opportunity to get behind the wheel with an experienced instructor to learn the ins and outs of a Model T....

Museum of Bus Transportation (MBT) Spring Fling

Hershey, PA –  Join the fleet at the Museum of Bus Transportation (MBT) Spring Fling! See the Museum bus collection, the Parade of Buses, and have the chance to win awards. Celebrate all modes of bus transportation from intercity and transit to school buses and motorcoach conversions at this can’t miss bus event. All...

Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles to host Spare Parts exhibit

Boyertown, PA – May 31, 2017 – The Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles will host The Pennsylvania Prostate Cancer Coalition’s Spare Parts Exhibit during the month of June. Spare Parts is an exhibit to educate men about prostate cancer risk, early detection and survivorship. June is Men’s Health month and we will have banners throughout the Museum that share...

Camaro & Firebird celebrate 50 years at AACA Museum

HERSHEY, Pa. _  This summer the AACA Museum will highlight several varieties of iconic American muscle cars — namely Camaros and Firebirds as they celebrate their 50th anniversary. The Camaro & Firebird 50th Anniversary exhibit is currently on display at the museum and will run through Oct. 8. 50th Anniversary exhibit cars: 1967 Chevrolet Camaro SS –...

Boyertown Museum re-opens

BOYERTOWN, Pa. _ The Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles is open to the public again. Concrete was poured, vehicles were re-arranged, walls were painted, lots of things were cleaned, and now they are back in business. The official grand re-opening is planned May 27 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Live blacksmithing will be going...

AACA Library adding new collections

HERSHEY, Pa. _ The Antique Automobile Club of America’s Library & Research Center has scored a trio of new collections to add to it current extensive holdings of more than 1,500,000 automotive-related documents. The library is free and available to anyone worldwide. Its mission continues to be one of service to hobbyists, researchers and...

2017 Homecoming to celebrate 100 years of Lincoln

HICKORY CORNERS, Mich. _ The 2017 Lincoln Homecoming will be held August 9-13 at the Lincoln Motor Car Heritage Museum in Hickory Corners on the campus of the Gilmore Car Museum. The 2017 Homecoming will recognize the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Lincoln Motor Company, which was created in 1917 to build...

AACA Museum offers assembly line ‘experience’

HERSHEY, Pa. _ The AACA Museum “Assembly Line Experience” is a new permanent exhibit that will help visitors see how automobile production evolved from one-at-a-time custom builds to mass production via the assembly line process. The display will challenge people to build on their own car, then build one as a team within a...

Gilmore Museum takes trip back in time

Second Annual Donald Gilmore Pre-1942 Showcase on Saturday, May 20 HICKORY CORNERS, Mich. _  On Saturday May 20, The Gilmore Car Museum, near Kalamazoo,  will hold its second annual “Donald Gilmore Pre-1942 Showcase,” a one-day event which welcomes original vehicles 75 to 125 years old to spend the day driving within its historic campus. “You’ll...