Museum News

Wisconsin Automotive Museum exhibits award winner

  Hartford, Wisconsin  – An award-winning 1933 Pierce-Arrow Salon Club Sedan is now on exhibit at the Wisconsin Automotive Museum. In June the car received the coveted Bernard J. Weis trophy at the Pierce-Arrow Society meet held in Auburn, IN. The Weis award goes to the vehicle deemed the most authentically...

Amphicar rides at the California Automobile Museum

Amphicar Drives on July 21st! The fastest boats on the road and the fastest cars on the water! On July 21 The California Automobile Museum will host a special “Sunday Drives” with Amphicars! Amphicars are cars that can drive right into the water and become boats! Guests that make an additional donation...

Gilmore Car Museum receives humanities grant

LANSING, MI — Michigan Humanities announced the distribution of $203,101 in grants to 16 Michigan organizations in support of public humanities programming. The Gilmore Car Museum was awarded $3,850 for the educational program titled Birth of the Automobile: Horse-drawn Buggy to Horseless Carriage. The educational department will work with a  small team of participants, both...

Sloan Museum of Discovery will open in 2021

Sloan Museum has started a transformation! They have broken ground on the new Sloan Museum of Discovery, projected to open in 2021! After a multi-year process of planning in partnership with many community members and organizations, they have crafted a new vision: The new Sloan Museum of Discovery will provide opportunities...

Father’s Day 2019 weekend at the National Packard Museum

Packard Legacy Summer Series Continues This Weekend! With so much history to explore and so many opportunities to celebrate, one weekend was just not enough! This year, the National Packard Museum will celebrate the Packard Legacy one weekend each month from May through October with creative, fun activities, more opportunities to...