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


 MAY

May is National Bicycle & National Transportation Month

heavy-equipment

May 2 – Heavy Equipment Petting Zoo – 10am – 3pm (Outside Event FREE)
May 7 – Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
May 10 – HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY – All Mom’s FREE
May 15 – International Museum Day– Discounted admission $7.00 Adults
May 16 – Dutch Dubbers VW Car Show
May 16 – Bike presentation and Display by Bob Swaim – 1:00pm – 3:00pm
May 17 – Kidventure Day – 1:00pm – 3:00pm – Experience a museum adventure
May 23 – Wear RED, WHITE or BLUE for $1.00 off admission.
May 24 – Military FREE for all active and retired members. Military ID requested


JUNE

June 4 – Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month

slot-car

June 6 – 10am – 2pm – America On Wheels presents our annual GRAND PRIX SLOT CAR DAY ECHORR will again sanction and run this HO Slot Car race. Vendors will be selling all types of Slot Car items for racers and collectors of many scales of Slot Cars
June 21 – HOODS UP WEEKEND on selected cars and trucks – Celebrate Father’s Day with Dad by bringing him to see what sparkles under the hood
June 21 – HAPPY FATHER’S DAY – All Dad’s HALF PRICE


JULY

July 2 – Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
July 3 – BOGO – Buy ONE Get ONE FREE Admission by wearing RED, WHITE & BLUE
July 4 – MUSEUM CLOSED
July 10 – SEMA Collector Awareness Day – The date marks the fifth commemoration to raise awareness of the vital role automotive restoration and collection plays in American society
July 18 – Celebrating National Ice Cream Month – Make your own Chip-Witch
July 25 – Teacher Preview Tour Day – Teacher’s FREE with ID – 11am-1pm – Reservations suggested
July 26 – Kidventure Day – 1:00pm – 3:00pm – Experience a museum adventure


AUGUST

August 6 – Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
August 8 – Double Scoop Ice Cream Day – BUY one GET one FREE


SEPTEMBER

September 3 Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
September 12 – Lehigh Valley Timing Association – Cruise to the Museum, DJ on site and discounted admission – bring your beach chairs, pop-up tent, blankets and coolers and sit along the Waterfront at AOW – 10:00am-2:00pm

AUTOMOTIVE FLEA MARKET – $10 per space includes admission to the museum. Registration requested
Must bring own tables for display. For more information please call 610-432-4200 x 10
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!


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 5 Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
November 14 Donate a CANNED GOOD and receive one half price Adult Admission.
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