- Antique Automobile Club of America Museum
- 161 Museum Drive
- Hershey, PA 17033
- Primary - (717) 566-7100
Picture yourself on a cross-country trip through the last 100 years, decade by decade, from New York City to San Francisco, featuring beautifully-restored and original automobiles and antique buses! Remember when gas was only 19 cents a gallon...those hot summer nights at the drive-in...or those burgers at the local diner? A walk through galleries becomes a trip down memory lane. In May 2007, AutoWeek magazine named The Antique Auto Museum at Hershey one of the top 16 auto museums in the world! The unique themed displays bring back nostalgic moments for everyone, even if you're not an antique car enthusiast.
Home of the Museum of Bus Transportation, featuring the largest number of buses under one room in the country
Recreated turn-of-the-century auto machine shop and 1940s gas station
Authentic Valentine diner from 1941
Specialty gift shop
Museum classroom with special activities and programs
Interactive photo stop with vintage costumes and cars
The only known Ford "Alphabet Collection" to exist in one location
Looking for the limelight? Be sure to see the Lakeland bus used in the Academy Award-winning movie Forrest Gump. Or if spy movies are more your style, enjoy several cars from the 1930s-1950s used in "The Good Shepherd" movie. See the 1926 Pierce Arrow touring sedan that chauffeured stars from Paramount Studios to their homes in the Hollywood Hills during the 1920s.
With our changing exhibits at least three times each year and special events, there's always something new to see or do. It's a year-round destination for groups of all ages!
Group rates and guided tours are available for groups of 10 or more with advance reservations.
School tours can be self-guided or can include a variety of hands-on and participatory programs from pre-school children to high school students. Programs are designed to support the PA State Curriculum Standards.
The museum can also be rented for special evening tours and catered receptions or dinners. On-site catering is available.
More group info: www.aacamuseum.org/visit/tour.aspx.
New for the 2011 Holidays: Take the Cruise Through Time while surrounded by decorated holiday trees and period gifts and toys throughout our main gallery, featuring Ernie's Taxi from It's a Wonderful Life. Our Cammack Gallery will feature toys for kids from 1-92 with exotic cars, fire trucks, vintage dolls, pedal cars, and much more! Best of all, our gift to you is reduced admission prices Monday - Friday during November and December 2011 and the ability to add a coffee & cookie reception for just an additional $1.00 per person. Contact Mike Patterson at 717-566-7100 ext. 105 to book your date.
- Tour Type : Guided Tour, Self-Guided Tour
- General : On-site Bus Parking, Student Friendly, Gift Shop
Group Tour Information
- Average Time Required : 1 hr
- # Required for Group Discount : 10
- Other Info : Driver and escort are complimentary.
Hours: daily 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Thanksgiving Day.
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