Museum News

Gilmore Car Museum exhibit remembers ‘Green Book’ era

Hickory Corners, MI – In the spring of 1946, Jack Roosevelt Robinson, former multi-sport standout at UCLA and a U.S. Army veteran, and his bride of two weeks Rachel, were flying from Los Angeles to Florida for baseball’s spring training season. Yet twice along the route they were bumped from flights so...

ACD Museum welcomes the Ford GT

(AUBURN) – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum is a special home to an all-new high-performance Ford GT thanks to Leon Habegger from Ultra Motorsports, LLC. The pioneers behind the supercar designed it not only to win races but also to serve as a test bed for new technologies and ideas...

A ‘Duesy’ of an exhibit at the Gilmore Car Museum

  It’s a Doozy–the slang phrase used for something extraordinary and unequalled—certainly describes the newest exhibit at the Gilmore Car Museum: “Duesenberg – Celebrating an American Classic.” Perhaps the largest, most prestigious public museum exhibition of Duesenberg Motor Cars held in decades will showcase up to 20 of these rare cars...

Saratoga Automobile Museum’s Ford Model T restoration program

Saratoga Automobile Museum Partners with Local Business and Auto Clubs to Present Hands-On Experience SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. –The Saratoga Automobile Museum, Tri-City T’s Club, and the Capital District Chapter of the Model T Ford Club of America,have announced the start of their new Model T Restoration Program sponsored by Hoffman Car...

The National Packard Museum presents “The Battle for Packard’s Estate Part II: Packard Music Hall” on October 26th

The National Packard Museum will present The Battle for Packard’s Estate Part II: Packard Music Hall,” a dramatization of the legal challenges to W.D. Packard’s Last Will and Testament that lasted from 1940 until 1955. This entertaining and educational program will be presented at the museum on Friday, October 26, 2018 at 6:00 PM....

Hackett Auto Museum launches speaker series on Oct. 24

(Jackson, Mich.) – The Hackett Auto Museum announced the inaugural season of its professional speaker series. The series will present four civic engagement events for the Jackson community this winter to educate attendees about the city’s rich automotive heritage. “We are proud to bring a speaker lineup that is diverse, educational, inspirational and...