Museum News

National recognition for Northeast Classic Car Museum

The Northeast Classic Car Museum was recognized with the AACA Plaque award for outstanding achievement in preserving the history of the automobile. Phil Giltner and Joe Angelino, both active members of the NECCM Board of Trustees, accepted the award on Saturday, February 10 at the eighty second annual awards banquet of...

AACA Museum, Inc. offers up a sweet time

  Hershey, PA – Celebrate Chocolate Covered February at the AACA Museum, Inc. February 1st – 19th, 2018. Known as The Sweetest Place on Earth, Hershey is celebrating February with town-wide festivities the whole family will love. At the AACA Museum guests can enjoy the 1920s gallery that depicts downtown Hershey in this iconic...

Lowriders drop into the Route 66 Gallery at America’s Car Museum

ACM’s rotating exhibit named after the iconic road will feature vehicles from the Lows Traviesos Lowriders Club of Washington highlighting the lowrider culture TACOMA, Wash. – America’s Car Museum (ACM) is cycling 11 lowriders, a couple of lowrider-themed bicycles and various artwork into its Route 66 display to celebrate America’s lowrider...

1920 Anderson Six convertible roadster at AACA Museum, Inc.

  Hershey, PA – The AACA Museum, Inc. announced  a 1920 Anderson Six convertible roadster will display in the Historic Vehicle Associate (HVA) exhibit in the Museum Lobby. This will be the second car on display for this exhibit and is on view now through early June 2018. The 1920 Anderson Six convertible roadster is designed to quickly...

The National Packard Museum presents “Evolution of Motorcycling” seminar Saturday, January 27, 2018

“Evolution of Motorcycling” Offered to the General Public The National Packard Museum will present another installment of its popular “Coffee & Donut” educational seminar series on Saturday, January 27, 2018. This month’s seminar, a group panel discussion entitled “Evolution of Motorcycling” will be presented by the members of the museums’ Antique Motorcycle Exhibit Committee. This...

Saratoga Automobile Museum receives grant to combat distracted driving

Funds will support for Saratoga Automobile Museum’s distracting driving safety initiative   SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The Saratoga Automobile Museum (“SAM” announced that they are receiving a grant of $5,500 for their distracted driving initiative from the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Capital Region (“RMHC”). Beneficiaries of RMHC grants are...

Sloan Museum plans display at Courtland Center

FLINT, Mich. _ The Sloan Museum’s Buick Gallery will close for repairs February 25. While the building is closed, the Sloan Museum plans to continue a long history of displaying historic vehicles at Courtland Center Mall. A date for the exhibition to open has not been set.  From now until February 25, the Buick...

Gilmore Car Museum’s Speaker Series 2018

  Hickory Corners – Did you know that Henry Ford had experimented with what many consider an “oddball” X-8 engine layout to replace the simple 4-cylinder Model T? Or that Walt Disney had a connection to Kalamazoo and the early development of the Gilmore Car Museum? Have you ever heard or even experienced some of...

2018 Mecum Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction to feature the Tom Reese Collection

Prolific Illinois collector to offer 175 motorcycles this Jan. 23-27 at South Point Casino  Walworth, Wis. – Renown collector Tom Reese will bring 175-plus consignments of amazing motorcycles to headline this year’s 27th annual Mecum Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction. The event will feature an estimated 1,750 antique, vintage and collectible motorcycles scheduled to cross the...