AACA Museum


  • AACA 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 AACA 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.

Museum highlights:

  • 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.

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