Early Off-Roaders

May 21 – October 15, 2016. Sport Utility Vehicles today are often more Luxury than Sport or Utility. Plush heated leather seats, automatic four-wheel-drive and power everything are the norm and often outsell the bread-and-butter sedans offered. Most never go off the pavement.

“It’s as faithful as a dog, as strong as a mule and agile as a goat.” – War correspondent Ernie Pyle describing the Jeep.

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Mods Vs. Rockers

March 19 – October 15, 2016. The mods and rockers conflict led sociologist Stanley Cohen to coin the term moral panic in his study about the two youth subcultures. Theme: A history and examination of the “Mods & Rockers” era in the UK, late 1950s – early 1960s. The exhibit will feature approximately 12 period motorcycles and 12 period scooters, along with material culture, photographs, and interpretive posters.

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Pinstriping & Automotive Art by HotRod Jen

All of HotRod Jen's art on display is for sale. If you are interested in purchasing a piece, please call the Museum Retail Store at 717-566-7100 x103. Special Pinstriping Demonstration by HotRod Jen! HotRod Jen will be outside deomonstrating her pinstriping art during Carnival, weather permitting, from 9AM - 1:45PM. Also check out HotRod Jen's Read More »

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Route 66 Permanent Exhibit

Driving is an integral part of our culture. It is woven into the fabric of our history and is evidence of changing times. An iconic stretch of roadway, Route 66, plays both an emotional and historical reference in American transportation history.

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Herbie, The Love Bug

We were lucky enough to have a famous Herbie staying with us for a while!   Even though Herbie has left us, we still have plenty of great cars with us! Meet Herbie #10: This Volkswagen is one of eleven original cars built by Walt Disney Studios for the first Herbie movie, The Love Bug. Of Read More »

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Larger than Life Pedal Car

On display until February 21, 2016 Have you ever dreamed of a GIANT pedal car? One that you could actually drive?  We've got one!  This one-of-a-kind creation has a body made from fiberglass with a steel under structure.  The creator, Dan Hryhorcoff, decided to copy a recognizable toy car and make it GIANT size.  This Read More »

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