Museum hours: Tues - Sat 10am - 5pm | Sun Noon - 5pm (except holidays)
Last ticket sales at 4pm | Closed Mondays
All exhibits are wheelchair and stroller accessible
Call: 610-432-4200
Children 5 & under FREE & 12 & under are FREE on Sundays

Events

2015 Museum Happenings


 AUGUST

August 4 – 10:30 – 3:30pm – Track Racing with Hot Wheels – Enjoy a special a unique track by the Yogery Foundation – All children welcome (12 & under)
August 6 – Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
August 8 – Double Scoop Ice Cream Day – BUY one GET one FREE
August 22 – 3rd Annual Phat Boyz Car & truck show (outside) – 9:00am – 4:00pm – Click here for more information.


SEPTEMBER

September 3 Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
September 12 – Join the Lehigh Valley Timing Association for its Annual Cruise to America On Wheels. Hot Rods, Customs, and Motorcycles. All Vehicles welcome!
Registration Day of Cruise – 7:30am – 9:00am at Wert’s Café (515 N. 18th Street, Allentown PA)

All Cruise Participants will leave Wert’s Café Parking lot at 9:00am.
Cruise Registration Fee (before 9/1/15) – $8/Driver and $5.00/Passenger
Day of Event at AOW – $10.00/Driver and $8.00/Passenger
Additional Information please contact 610-966-9389 or email lhardner@mindspring.com

Presentation 11:30am Ben Yorgey Foundation – Enjoy a topic concerning High School students and disabilities in the Orientation Theatre. Presentation FREE with museum Admission.

September 26 – Smithsonian Museum Day – FREE ADMISSION to participating museums (including AOW) with “COUPON” – visit www.smithsonianmag.com and print out coupon.
COUPON A MUST! Click here to view a ticket sample.


OCTOBER

October 5-11 – is National Fire Prevention Week
Pennsylvania Turnpike TURNS 75 this month!
October 1 – Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
October 10 – FIRE PREVENTION DAY – 1:00pm – Safety Square presentations ongoing concerning fire safety

trunk-treating

October 25TRUNK OR TREATING – 1pm – 3pm around the museum. Gather up your miniature ghost and goblins and head over to America On Wheels for Trunk or Treating. Craft tables will be on site for decorating your own treat bag.
Museum admission: Children 12 & Under FREE/ Adults $8.00 / Seniors $6 / Ages 13-16 $4. Reservations preferred by calling 610.432.4200 x 14


NOVEMBER

November 1 DORNEY PARK & MAHONING VALLEY SPEEDWAYS REUNION – 10:00am – 4:00pm – Click here to register.
November 5
Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
November 14 Donate a CANNED GOOD and receive one half price Adult Admission.
November 14 First Annual Adult Pinewood Derby – Click here for more info.
November 26 Museum CLOSED for Thanksgiving. Holiday Train Display debuts Nov 27th
November 27 The Comedy Magic of Joe Keppel (Reservations suggested) 11am Show
November 28 Robin & Jim: Songs of the 50’s to Present – 11am and 1pm Performance
November 29 Kristin Pedemonti shares storytelling (Award Winning) – 1PM Performance


DECEMBER

DECEMBER HOLIDAY TRAINS DISPLAY through January 2, 2016

December 3 Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
December 4 MOONLIGHT MEMORIES GALA AT THE MUSEUM … 6pm-10pm
December 5 Make Your Own Colorful Holiday Ice Cream Sundae ~ 11 am to 2pm ($3.00 per)
December 6 Little Wheeler Day 1pm – 3pm (Reservations Suggested)
December 10 SCOUT Night and Open to the Public for Evening Hours – 3PM to 8PM. Santa on Site.
December 12 Lou Geczi, Caricatures – on site 11am to 2pm (additional charge for Caricatures)
December 13 Model Train Scavenger Hunt & Steam Engine Demo (weather permitting) 12:30-3:30pm
December 19 Mock Turtle Show – 11 am (Reservations Suggested)
December 20 Sweet Surprise Day – fronts and decorate sugar cones to create a holiday tree 1pm-3pm (Reservations Suggested)
December 23 Buy One Get One FREE Day – 10am – 1pm (Children under 12 FREE during Train Display)
December 26 Kid’s Adventure Day (scavenger hunt fun) 11am – 1 pm
December 27 Big DIPPER New Year’s Eve Daytime Family & Friends Party (Reservations Suggestd)
January 2 Last chance to see the holiday TRAINS. Enjoy Spinning Wheel Prize Day