Museum News

‘The Legend of Old Pacific: America’s Pioneer Road Trip’ at the National Packard Museum

National Packard Museum’s “Coffee & Donut” Educational Seminar returns on Saturday, September 15, 2018 The National Packard Museum will present “The Legend of Old Pacific: America’s Pioneer Road Trip” on Saturday, September 15, 2018. This lecture is part of the museum’s popular “Coffee & Donut” Educational Seminar Series. The seminar is...

‘An Evening with Donald Davidson’ at IMS Museum, Sept. 26

INDIANAPOLIS – Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian Donald Davidson will be the honored guest for the IMS Museum’s next “Distinguish Speaker Series” event, scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 26 from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Museum. Tickets must be purchased in advance; order tickets now as Davidson and his encyclopedic knowledge of Indianapolis 500 history is...

AACA Museum’s Night at the Museum 2018

Night at the Museum October 10, 2018, 5:00 to 10:00 PM This year the AACA Museum, Inc. will present the AACA Museum, Inc. Automotive Heritage Award to Mr. Gale Halderman. Join them for cocktail hour, dinner, award ceremony and a live auction presented by the Katz Family Foundation. This year’s event...

Volo Museum always keeping things fresh

  VOLO — When the Volo Auto Museum sells some of its famous TV and movie cars and other novelties this September, it won’t be because officials are downsizing or cutting their losses. Rather, it will be the continuation of a winning strategy that has helped this increasingly eclectic museum located...

Calling out to Fisher Body Craftsmen’s Guild alumni

The Gilmore Car Museum, located in Hickory Corners Michigan, will be hosting a display of Fisher Body Craftsmen’s Guild model cars and memorabilia from April 6 to October 1, 2019. The goal is to tell the story of the FBCG and how it impacted the lives and careers of the participating...

Groundbreaking Indy racecar on loan at the ACD Automobile Museum

  AUBURN – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum received a 1925 Miller Junior 8 racecar on loan from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum of Indianapolis, Indiana. The Miller was the inspiration for the first successfully mass-produced front-wheel-drive automobile – the 1929 Cord L-29. “The 1925 Miller Junior 8 is one...

Artist Talk at the Gilmore Car Museum

Wednesday, September 12th from 3-5pm at the Gilmore Car Museum A special exhibit has been featured at the Gilmore Car Museum this summer highlighting the spirit of innovation that has been part of the automotive industry since its inception, and the League of Retired Automotive Designers keeps that spirit alive. As an informal...