‘Judicious Use’ is theme for Simeone demonstration

Some cars have become so historically important “that their strenuous use threatens to destroy their originality and integrity,” says the management of the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum.

Car shows and classes at automotive museums

This Saturday the Mullin Automotive Museum in Oxnard, California, features Cars & Carriages from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., celebrating French coachbuilders.

Celebrate Collector Car Appreciation Day this weekend at a museum

Today at Muscle Car City in Punta Gorda, Florida, the museum celebrates the fifth annual National Collector Car Appreciation Day from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Movie and new exhibits at automotive museums this weekend

Tonight the World of Speed Museum in Wilsonville, Oregon, features movie night with Cars. Movies are on the big screen in the main indoor gallery.

Ferrari museum celebrates Enzo’s 120th with special exhibits

In other car museum news, ‘Riverside Remembered’ spawns special quarterly display, 5,000 children take home Hot Wheels Corvettes

Peter Mullin shares the fruits of his Italian vineyard

Wines are inspired by cars from his museum

Museums celebrate ‘Collector Car Appreciation Day’ with weekend shows

The AACA Museum in Hershey, Pennsylvania, celebrates the seventh annual National Collector Car Appreciation Day today.

The gathering before the storm

Indy Museum showcases vintage racers in the days before the 500

Packard museum opens annual motorcycle exhibit

In other museum news, Gilmore launches winter lectures, LeMay gives voice to DeLorean, C2 Corvettes at the AACA

Basement tour at the Lane Motor Museum

The Petersen and the museum at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway are famous for their basement troves where cars are kept while they await their turn on the show floors above.