AACA Museum

1934 Packard tops Hershey concours

HERSHEY, Pa. _  The Elegance at Hershey hosted another busy weekend of activities. The Hotel Hershey was once again the host for three full days of events including The Grand Ascent hill climb for vintage race cars. The  1934 Packard 1106 (Twelve) Runabout Speedster owned by Bob, Sandy & Gary Bahre drove off with...

Father’s Day Weekend at the AACA Museum

Hershey, PA –  Treat Dad and the whole family this Father’s Day weekend! Enjoy the Annual AACA Museum, Inc. CARnival Car Show and a Special Behind the Scenes opportunity! The Carnival Car Show runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday June, 17. Join us for this fun filled day as we welcome all...

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....

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 –...

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...

2017 Elegance at Hershey June 9-11

HERSHEY, Pa. – The Elegance at Hershey will again bring the finest of race cars and show-quality classic cars of the pre-World War II and immediate post-World War II period together for a weekend celebrating the automobile. The Elegance at Hershey is a three-day weekend event June 9-11 at the historic Hotel Hershey. The...

Pioneers in African American Automotive History at the AACA Museum

Hershey, PA  – In salute of Black History Month, the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum presents a history of the pioneers in the African American community who contributed to the advancement of the automobile industry. These men and women laid the foundation for others to pursue careers in such fields as franchised car...

AACA and Museum discuss split

After merger talks fail, national club pulls plug on financial support The AACA Museum was conceived under the direct supervision of the Antique Automobile Club of America’s Board of Directors. Now, the club will completely cease its support for the museum in Hershey, Pa., that shares its name. “The Antique Automobile Club of America...

New leader takes wheel at AACA Museum

HERSHEY, Pa. _ Jeffrey E. Bliemeister has been named the new executive director of The Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum. He was selected for this position by the AACA Museum Board Search Committee following an extensive search. Bliemeister is no stranger to the AACA Museum as he was part of the staff who...

Holidays at the AACA Museum

Hershey, PA – As the weather gets colder it only gets cozier at the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum. Featured at the AACA Museum   Amore della Strada: Italian Cars – On display: November 19 – April 22, 2017 When you hear the word Italy, chances are your thoughts immediately go to Italian food, art...