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Car Show Weekend!

Car Shows at the National Museum of Transportation Eight car shows are still remaining in our 2018 series - Click here.  Two are this weekend: Saturday, June 16th, is the all Ford Cruise In, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., hosted by the Mustang Club of St. Louis, Upper Lot (Lot 2). Sunday, June 17th, is the Cars with Class show, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m, hosted by the Horseless Carriage Club of MO, Upper Lot (Lot 2). Admission to the Museum is free on Father's Day! Other fees still apply (for miniature train,


Orphan Car Show

Orphan Car Show on Sunday, June 3rd at The National Museum of Transportation is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The show is hosted by the Gateway Chapter of the Hudson Essex & Terraplane Club and the The Gateway AMC Club on the museum's upper lot (Lot 2


Trolley Adopt-a-Seat

Trolley Adopt-a-Seat Program - Take A Seat . . . Please! The National Museum of Transportation Trolley Volunteers are currently refurbishing our Philadelphia Transit Company #2740. This was the first car that the Trolley Volunteers put into service at the Museum in 1998. The seats of this trolley were last refurbished by SEPTA, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, in 1984. The seats, as received from SEPTA in 1995, were blue with red trim. Our goal is to restore the seats back to the original brown color. The cost to reupholster a double seat is $199.00, and a single seat is $149.00. Will you Adopt-a-Seat for

Pumpers and Pistons and Community Helpers Day 5-19-2018

Rescue Dogs and Trucks

Rescue dogs, a rollover simulator, trucks of all sorts, a helicopter, ambulance, police car, firetrucks, military vehicles and more will be on view interspersed throughout the National Museum of Transportation on Saturday, May 19, 2018, so not just concentrated on Lot 1 like in the past. Core time for all exhibitors is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for our Pumpers & Pistons/Community Helpers event; many exhibitors will be on site before then. The museum itself will be open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. as normal. As a bonus, regular admission is buy one, get one admission free of equal or lesser value. Since May 19th is Armed Forces Day, military and family members are admitted free. Be sure to bring military ID. Other special items: At 11 am the Chrysler turbine Car will be humming in the Lindburg Auto Center At 11:30 am, in the auto building plaza, Edie's Fairytale Theatre will be performing Little Red Riding Hood to highlight safety At 12:30 in the auto center, hear a history of

Parkway South Middle School

Parkway South Middle School Servathon

Parkway South Middle School came the National Museum of Transportation on Friday the 13th of April with hearts and hands to work.  As part of their first ever Servathon, the students removed weeds and put down mulch to beautify each area. We thank the school for sending its students to enhance our islands and peninsulas at the National Museum of Transportation. We will look forward to working with Parkway South Middle School again