Past

Treasures from the AACA Museum Collection

Posted by on 6:32 pm in Past Exhibits | Comments Off on Treasures from the AACA Museum Collection

Treasures from the AACA Museum Collection

January 13 – February 12, 2012 Treasures from the AACA Museum Collection exhibit will focus on high end American Luxury Cars from the 1930’s – 1950’s showcasing styling changes over the decades. Vehicles will include: 1929 Packard 6-33 Touring 1935 Brewster Four Door (Food Chassis) 1936 Packard Convertible Sedan 1938 Lincoln V12 Brunn Convertible 1941 Read More »

read more

1948 Tucker Sedan

Posted by on 5:46 pm in Past Exhibits | Comments Off on 1948 Tucker Sedan

1948 Tucker Sedan

July 15th – Sunday, July 24th, 2011 We were grateful to have a 1948 Tucker sedan on special display here at the AACA Museum from Friday, July 15 – Sunday, July 24th. Special thanks to the Swigart Museum in Huntingdon for the loan of this rare and magnificent vehicle.

read more

Circus Model Builders

Posted by on 6:10 pm in Past Exhibits | Comments Off on Circus Model Builders

Circus Model Builders

The Circus Model Builders International returns to display in Hershey after fifty years. May 23 – 26, 2011 The Leonard Aylesworth Ring #2 of the Circus Model Builders will display model circus equipment from the Golden Age of the American Circus at the AACA Museum from May 23 to 26, 2011. The displays will comprise Read More »

read more

Buses and Baseball – 2011

Posted by on 6:05 pm in Past Exhibits | Comments Off on Buses and Baseball – 2011

Buses and Baseball – 2011

Hershey, PA (May 16, 2011) With the 2011 Baseball Season upon us, the Museum of Bus Transportation invites you to visit their newest display: Buses and Baseball, featuring the All American Girls Professional Baseball League and the Negro Leagues Baseball Teams and the buses they rode in during that time. The Museum of Bus Transportation Read More »

read more

Two-Wheeled Treasures from the Dennis Carpenter Collection

Posted by on 6:34 pm in Past Exhibits | Comments Off on Two-Wheeled Treasures from the Dennis Carpenter Collection

Two-Wheeled Treasures from the Dennis Carpenter Collection

Even though these motorcycles have left us, we still have exciting new exhibits joining us all the time! This diverse collection of twenty-eight Motorcycles, Cushman and Motor Bikes primarily spans the 1930’s through the early 1970’s. Favorite brands include Triumph, Indian, BSA, Honda, BMW and some more rare makers such as Ariel, Mustang, Marmon and Read More »

read more

Indy Pace Cars

Posted by on 6:17 pm in Past Exhibits | Comments Off on Indy Pace Cars

Indy Pace Cars

Leading the Pack: 100 Years of Indy 500 Pace Cars May 6, 2011 – October 9, 2011 This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Indianapolis 500 Race. The Museum will commemorate the event with a special exhibition of Indianapolis 500 Pace Car replicas supplemented by some actual race pace cars and an assortment of Read More »

read more

Shelby: A Retrospective

Posted by on 6:26 pm in Past Exhibits | Comments Off on Shelby: A Retrospective

Shelby: A Retrospective

February 11, 2011 – April 24, 2011 EXHIBIT NOTES: The 1964 King Cobra Cooper Monaco is no longer available for view as part of this exhibit. Just added: 2000 Shelby Series 1 - one of only 249 vehicles produced for sale! Carroll Shelby is an icon of the automotive world. For over 50 years his name Read More »

read more

1922 Dixie Flyer

Posted by on 5:45 pm in Past Exhibits | Comments Off on 1922 Dixie Flyer

1922 Dixie Flyer

AACA Museum Hosts Rare 1922 Dixie Flyer Firefly Speedster Hershey, PA (December 27, 2010) Bill Rothermel Photo When the automobile was in its infancy nearly every city and large town in America boasted at least one enterprise engaged in the manufacture of cars. Most of these companies and their vehicles are lost to history. The Read More »

read more

Girls Baseball Buses

Posted by on 6:15 pm in Past Exhibits | Comments Off on Girls Baseball Buses

Girls Baseball Buses

All American Girls Professional Baseball League and their Buses Exhibit extended through October 31, 2010   Saturday October 23rd, 2010 11AM–2PM — Lois "Tommie" Barker from the Grand Rapids Chicks. August 29th, 2010 12:30–4PM — Lemoyne, PA native, Helen Waddell, who played ball for the Rockford Peaches made a special appearance at the Museum to speak with Read More »

read more

Rare Plaidside Cars

Posted by on 6:22 pm in Past Exhibits | Comments Off on Rare Plaidside Cars

Rare Plaidside Cars

Plaidside Willys-Knights from the private collection of Al Giddings Limited Time: October 4-7, 2010 Collector Mr. Al Giddings has graciously agreed to display two extraordinary vehicles from his private collection here at the AACA Museum from October 4-7th. During the past three decades, Al Giddings has earned a reputation as one of the most creative and Read More »

read more