Now Open! New Exhibit: Era of the Muscle Car: 1964-1972

More horsepower is now on display at the National Automobile Museum with the opening of our new exhibit Era of the Muscle Car: 1964-1972. The National Automobile Museum is revving up for the holidays with a ribbon-cutting to open its newest exhibit on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at 11 a.m. 

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Now open! America and the Motorcycle: 1900-1990

The National Automobile Museum is excited to announce the opening of its newest exhibit, America and the Motorcycle: 1900-1990. The exhibit opened on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, just in time for the annual “Street Vibrations” event downtown. The exhibit features thirty vintage machines that portray the role of the motorcycle

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NOW CLOSED Hot Rods and Cool Customs Exhibit

HOT RODS AND COOL CUSTOMS Changing Exhibits Gallery May through Mid-August 2021 This exhibit is now closed.  According to the Oxford dictionary, to hot rod is to “modify (a vehicle or other device) to make it faster or more powerful.”  The Hot Rod Industry Alliance (HRIA) says the term changes

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Women in Automotive History – Second Thursday Talk, April 2021

April 2021 Second Thursday Talk Women in Automotive History – Remarkable women in the automotive industry and how they’ve affected the car you currently drive. Historically, the automobile industry has had a reputation of being a man’s territory, however, there are some pretty innovative and influential women that have played

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Coffee & Networking

Wednesday, April 21st 7:00 – 8:30 a.m. The Coffee is on us as you network to promote your business and services to a brand new audience. Everyone will get a chance to introduce themselves and share what they can offer to the group or what they are looking for help

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Phil MacDougall Named New Executive Director of the National Automobile Museum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Phil MacDougall named new Executive Director of the National Automobile Museum   RENO, Nev. (February 15, 2021) — The Board of Trustees of the National Automobile Museum are pleased to announce that Phil MacDougall has been named the Museum’s new executive director. The Board believes that as

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Thank you to the Nevada Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts

We’d like to take this opportunity to thank the Nevada Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts for their support. The Museum has received a $10,000 CARES Act grant which helps to provide the valuable funding needed to continue to produce the programs all our visitors can enjoy.

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Raffle Car Ticket Drawing, 11/05/2020 at 2 p.m.

Due to COVID-19 Pandemic restrictions, the Museum’s annual Anniversary Party will not be held this year. The Raffle Car Ticket Drawing which is usually held during the Museum’s annual Anniversary Party will now be held on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 2 p.m. The drawing will be shared via Facebook

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Thank you Nevada Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities

We’d like to take this opportunity to thank Nevada Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities for their support. The Museum has received a $15,000 Nevada Humanities CARES grant which helps to provide the valuable funding needed to continue to produce the programs all our visitors can enjoy. We

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Trick or Treat in the Streets has been cancelled

Trick or Treat in the Streets has been cancelled. It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the cancellation of this year’s Trick or Treat in the Streets Halloween event. Our top priority is always the health and safety of our visitors, supporters, volunteers, and staff. This

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