Friday, June 10, 2016
We're pleased to announce that the Museum has been selected for the 2016 Certificate of Excellence, reflecting the consistently great reviews we've earned on TripAdvisor. The achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews over the past year.
Thursday, June 9, 2016
The 1907 Thomas Flyer is making history again as it joins a permanent archive of significant historic automobiles within the Library of Congress.
The Thomas Flyer will be the twelfth vehicle to be recorded under the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Heritage Documentation. The documentation is part of an ongoing collaboration between the Historic Vehicle Association and the U.S. Department of the Interior, Heritage Documentation Programs to document historically significant automobiles, trucks and motorcycles.
Thursday, June 9, 2016
History Symposium Wins 1st Place
The Museum won a First Place NAAMY Award of Excellence in Educational Programs during the annual competition of the National Association of Automobile Museums. The winning entry was the 2015 history symposium, The 1950s: Expanding the American Dream.
Judges for educational programs included Museum Studies professors from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, and curatorial staff from the Western Reserve Historical Society and Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage.
Thursday, May 26, 2016
We're excited to announce that the Museum exhibited two cars at the 2016 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance in Florida and returned home with two notable trophies.
The 1937 Cord 812 Supercharged Beverly Sedan, which was our March 2016 E-News Car of the Month won The Most Elegant Cord. The 1938 Phantom Corsair won The Most Audacious Exterior. Very fitting wins for these important automobiles.
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Four remarkable Museum cars will drive across the new Virginia Street Bridge during the opening ceremony on Tues., April 12, 2016, at 11 a.m. This is a rare opportunity to see the 1907 Thomas Flyer outside of the Museum. It's one of the most historically-significant cars in the world and will be accompanied by three more of our cars, which will remain on the bridge until 2 p.m. Come see the beautiful new bridge and an exceptional procession of transportation history.
Friday, February 26, 2016
1937 Cord Reunited with Famous Trophy
The Museum's 1937 812 Supercharged Beverly Sedan is on the exhibition circuit. Since April 2015, it has been featured in an exhibit, Racers and Record Setters, at the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum in Auburn, Indiana. This was the first time since 1937 the Cord was united with the Stevens Trophy, which is on loan from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Friday, November 6, 2015
Tickets Now On Sale at the Museum
The next time you are at the Museum buy a chance at winning the Museum's raffle car:
1994 Corvette Convertible
Thursday, November 5, 2015
2015 Raffle Car Winner - Ticket # 054713
1989 Corvette Coupe Winner
The winning ticket for the Museum's 2015 Raffle Car was drawn at the Museum's 26th Anniversary Party on the evening of November 5, 2015. The winner from the state of California was called right after the winning ticket was drawn and was very excited to hear the news.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Saturday, October 31, 2015; 4:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Special $2 Admission
For twenty five years the Museum has held the family event, Trick or Treat in the Streets of the Museum, on Halloween. This event receives widespread community support and often has more than 2,000 attendees.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
July 29 - November 6, 2015