Museum News

AACA Museum, Inc. to host Community Weekend January 19-21

Hershey, PA – While it might be cold outside, the AACA Museum, Inc. is warm inside with lots of fun things to do. The AACA Museum, Inc. invites you to join them for Community Weekend. The Museum is offering the community a special admission program and special activities on January 21st.  All weekend,...

AACA Museum Inc. Presents ‘Tucker: How It All Began’ January 26th

  Hershey, PA – The mystique surrounding Preston Tucker, the Tucker Corporation and Tucker automobiles, is the fascination of many visitors. “Tucker: How It All Began” will be the first in a series of programs on Tucker planned at the AACA Museum, Inc.  “Tucker: How It All Began” will be offered on Saturday, January, 26 from 2019 from...

Mississippi’s Tupelo Automobile Museum to close its doors

Mississippi’s Tupelo Automobile Museum will be closing its doors after delighting car enthusiasts for over 16 years. The 120,00 sq. ft. museum was founded by Frank K. Spain in 2002. It houses more than 150 historic vehicles from Spain’s vast collection. Some of the vehicles on exhibit include cars ranging from...

ACD Automotive Museum names new Curator

  (AUBURN) – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum announced the selection of a new Curator. Following the retirement of Jon Bill in late November, a nationwide search concluded the perfect candidate was in plain view. Long-time museum employee, current Collections Manager, Sam Grate will be Curator at the Auburn Cord...

Truckin’ down the road with ‘The Drive Home IV’

TACOMA, Wash. – America’s Automotive Trust (AAT) and the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) announced Houston as the start of “The Drive Home IV” – a 10-day, 2,750 -mile vintage vehicle trek to Detroit from Jan. 3-12. In its fourth year, The Drive Home (TDH IV) is an annual road...

‘Doc Hudson’ on display at Wisconsin Automotive Museum

Hartford, Wisconsin – The car made famous by the animated movie Cars, and voiced by none other than Paul Newman, is now on exhibit at the museum through the spring of 2019. Owned and restored by the Hudson Historical Society, this replica of Doc has been making appearances at a variety of...

AACA Museum, Inc. welcomes Ernie’s taxi from ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’

Hershey, PA – “It’s a Wonderful Life” is a classic movie that is cherished by generations of families over the holidays. Now’s your chance to see the iconic Ernie’s GMC Taxi from the movie in real life. Used in the movie released in 1946 “It’s a Wonderful Life,” when taxicab driver Ernie drives the main character George Bailey, played...