America On Wheels is more than a place where people can gather to learn, have fun and celebrate – first hand – America’s love affair with the automobile and other means of transportation. It is, like all museums, a community treasure that provides a welcoming environment for entertainment and a resource for life-long learners. The more »
Saturday, June 6 10:00am – 2:00pm ECHORR will again sanction this HO slot car race in our Orientation Theater. Vendors will be selling all types of slot car items for racers and collectors of many scales of Slot Cars in our Art Gallery. Get your slot car fix and visit all the great exhibits too for one more »
On Display in our Art Gallery is Automotive Art by Nancy Forman, showcasing an array of pickup trucks. This Display will be at the museum til September 2015. Come see Nancy “Weezy” Forman, the artist, on June 6th from 1:00pm – 3:30pm as she will discuss her artwork of pickup trucks!
The exhibit shows visitors a cross section of rare and fascinating pickups that were used for work and play. Visitors can expect to visually follow the evolution of the pickups in the exhibit and see how the design and marketing changed in step with consumer lifestyle changes. Also on display is Automotive Art by, artist Nancy more »
America On Wheels Museum is proud to partner with the DaVinci Science Center, Allentown Art Museum, Allentown Symphony Association, Crayola, Kids Quest, Lehigh Valley Zoo….and many other wonderful, cultural and outstanding attractions. Spread the word about the newly created Kidsventure and visit the website at www.lehighvalleykidsventure.com. Kidsventure-related promotions during the partnerships season will take place more »
APRIL 11, 2015 10am – 4pm Celebrate Our Birthday and Enjoy $7.00 ADMISSION DAY for Adults. Seniors $6.00, Children 12 and Under FREE because we’re having a PARTY!!!!! • Caricatures by Lou Geczi – 11:00 – 2:00PM • Bob Swaim – Unique Demo of Human Powered Vehicles and Toys (outdoor presentation is FREE) 11:30 – 2:00PM more »
April 12, 2015 1pm – 3pm Join us for our 6th Annual Bulldog Beauty Contest where each dog will have their own personal moment of glory to impress a panel of judges. This event will also include ‘category’ winners to claim the top prizes! Don’t wait too long, only the first 30 bulldogs will be accepted. more »
What is a Supercar? Is it a quick costume change in a phone booth or maybe an encounter with a radioactive car wash? The museums latest exhibit, Supercars and Guitars, will celebrate the Supercars; metal horsepower machines from manufacturers such as Porsche, Lamborghini and McLaren, plus many others you may be seeing for the first more »
Sunday, March 8 Children will discover the museum through a museum scavenger hunt and learn about road safety. The vision of Safety Square is to provide citizens of all ages a venue to learn how to be safer when walking, riding wheeled vehicles, driving or riding in cars, trucks or buses.