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Pumpers and Pistons 5-20-2017

BIG Trucks & Emergency Vehicles May 20

BIG trucks, a helicopter, emergency vehicles and more will be at The National Museum of Transportation's 9th Annual Pumpers & Pistons show on May 20, 2017, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This special exhibit at our Lot #1 (northern lower lot) is free to the public. Active duty and retired military and their families are invited to visit our museum proper for free. We salute you! The show is presented by The Gateway Fire Historical Society and The American Truck Historical Society. This is a premier show featuring fire apparatus, commercial & specialty trucks; first responder, police, military and recovery vehicles. Exhibitors please contact Julie Lahr for vehicle(s) registration, tma.julie@gmail.com or 314.289.3508, ext. 1. All exhibitors receive complimentary museum passes. The Cardinals Nation food truck will be serving up delicious food as well. Come

Firetruck with ladder extended

Pumpers & Pistons Show on May 20th

That fire truck photo is just one of the many reasons why this show is a favorite of children ages one to 100! Antique trucks, an ambulance, helicopter, BIG trucks, fire trucks, military vehicles...WOW! Join us Saturday, May 20th for the 9th Annual Pumpers & Pistons Show, from 9 am - 3 pm, at the Museum of Transportation.  Admission is free on May 20th for active military personnel and veterans--and their families! Make a day of your visit!  Visit Pumpers & Pistons, ride the miniature train and handcars and the historic Museum trolleys.  Then, enjoy lunch...The St. Louis Cardinals' Food Truck will be on-site from 11 am - 1:30

Orthwein Center anticipated completion

National Museum of Transportation Priorities

The Transport Museum Association Board of Directors is actively establishing long and short range goals for the National Museum of Transportation.  The Board determined the following four projects as the highest priorities:  completion of The William R. and Laura Rand Orthwein Education and Visitor Center; construction of an open-air pavilion providing coverage for the currently exposed historical artifacts on the lower four rail lines; design and completion of an artifact storage facility; and, completion of the trolley rail line platform with an exit/entrance at The Earl C. Lindburg Automobile Center. More information coming


National Museum of Transportation Mission/Goal

The National Museum of Transportation's mission is that we will be the leader in protecting and interpreting North American transportation heritage. Our goal is to preserve and protect our transportation heritage so we are able to teach our children and our children's children about the significant transportation played in the development of our Country. We preserve history every day for the upcoming

Blue Star Memorial Invitation

Blue Star Memorial

You are invited to attend a Blue Star Memorial garden event at the Museum of Transportation, 3015 Barrett Station Road, St. Louis MO 63122, on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, 2017 at 11 a.m. See more at the attached photo to let those in charge know if you are coming. The Blue Star Memorials honor and pay tribute to our service men and women who have given so much to our great Nation throughout the