Philadelphia, PA - Beginning Wednesday, June 2nd, and in compliance with local and state public health authorities, the museum will be eliminating all of the imposed Covid-related restrictions, including density limits, maximum capacity limits, social distancing rules, and pre-registration. The use of masks and/or face coverings will still be required when visiting inside the museum, but they are anticipating the removal of that final mandate to occur on or around June 12, which the city has already announced as their anticipated end date.
Great Timing for the first Demo Day of 2021
Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6
The first Demo Day of the year features the two most recent additions to the collection. European Motorcars will showcase and demonstrate motorcars from the European side of the newly curated Salon of Sports Car Style and Design (see below) and will take place on both Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6. Participating collection cars will include:
* 1933 Squire Roadster
* 1936 Bugatti Type 57 Atalante
* 1938 Avions Voisin C28
* 1938 Bentley 4.5 Litre Coupe
* 1953 Jaguar XK120 Fixed Head Coupe
* 1956 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing Coupe
The Salon of Sports Car Style and Design
As the newest permanent exhibit at the Simeone Museum, The Salon of Sports Car Style and Design gives visitors a one-of-a-kind opportunity to explore the evolution of automotive style and design through a visually stunning tour of 20 iconic and eye-catching motorcars. Featuring some of the world's greatest and most prestigious marques, visitors to the Salon will dive into history by exploring the progression of automotive style and design from 1912-1970, and as reflected through the work of both American and European craftsman.
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Philadelphia, PA 19153
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