Second Thursday Talk – Gas Pumps – Dispensing Fuel

From Buckets and Art Deco Pumps sought after by collectors to the latest innovations. Presented by Museum Docent Chair Rod Smith Enjoy a 30-minute talk, Q&A, refreshments and a unique piece of history. Free to Museum members. Included with paid admission. Otherwise, $5 per person to attend the talk. The gasoline pump has evolved

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limited-edition 1993 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 Coupe

2018 Raffle Car Winner Announced

The winning ticket number for the Museum’s 2018 raffle of the 1993 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 Coupe is 34714. The winner is from Florida and has been notified. Congratulations! Tickets for the 2019 raffle car, a 2005 Chevrolet Corvette C6 2-Door Hatchback are now on sale. The next time you’re at

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May 2018 Events and Activities in the Reno Region

  Big events during May, 2018 include… May is Older Americans Month Reno River Festival Mother’s Day Memorial Day Weekend May is Nevada Wildfire Awareness Month – “Prepare Now! Wildfire Know No Season.” Every action you take at your home or in your community to reduce the wildfire threat and

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A Golden (Hour) Opportunity – Ed Roth’s Hot Rods at Amelia

Bryce Womeldurf April 2, 2018 Car Shows, Cars You Should Know, Featured, Nostalgia 21 Comments While out on the setup day for this year’s Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, I happened to stumble across the hot rods of Ed “Big Daddy” Roth being towed in and set up for the Concours. To

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Top 5 Kid-Friendly Activities to do in Northern Nevada

It can be a challenge to come up with kid-friendly activities on the fly. To help, here’s some of our favorite family outings and activities.  Here are five of our favorite kid-friendly spots around northern Nevada. 1) National Automobile Museum Monday thru Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sunday 10

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National Automobile Museum Introduces Historical Thursday Talk on Space Race Innovation, Computers and Cars

Posted: Mar 26, 2018 2:23 AM PDT RENO, Nev. – March 26, 2018 – (Newswire.com) The National Automobile Museum has announced its next topic for the Second Thursday Talks will feature a discussion on Space Race Innovation, Computers and Cars. The April talk will mark the museum’s fourth talk of

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The National Automobile Museum Reno Nevada

March 28, 2018 By thetravellingfool 14 Comments I recently had an opportunity to visit Nevada, with a group of guys with Men Who Blog. The trip was sponsored by Nevada Tourism, Reno/Tahoe Tourism, Carson Valley and Virginia City Tourism and we had a great time visiting this part of Nevada.

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Beatnik Bandit, dream comes true at the Amelia Island Concours

In Spotlight March 19, 2018 Bob Golfen 2 comments The memorable Beatnik Bandit was shown at the Amelia Island Concours | Bob Golfen photos Ed “Big Daddy” Roth’s iconic creation appeals to the younger crowd as well as the memories of older gearheads Those of us who were around at

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7 Best Weekend Getaways From Stockton, CA – Tripping.com

When it’s time for a much-needed relaxing weekend getaway, head to the areas neighboring Stockton, California. Many incredible destinations surrounding Stockton take less than five hours to reach by car. Choose a spacious Stockton vacation rental over a hotel room for additional privacy and easy access to the top destinations in

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The Cheapest Times to Visit These Popular US Tourist Destinations

Reno-Tahoe, Nev. What you can visit here: Lake Tahoe, National Automobile Museum, Reno casinos Cheapest travel month: April Most expensive travel month: July Gorgeous Lake Tahoe is known for its crystal clear waters nestled amidst gorgeous mountain views, but if outdoor activities aren’t your speed, you can see classic and

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