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We are America’s Signature Collection!

On a 90-acre historic campus midway between Detroit and Chicago is the Gilmore Car Museum. Here, visitors shoot the breeze in an old-fashioned gas station. Children stand inches from a 1930 Rolls-Royce that’s from a Disney® movie. Grandparents share stories about a ’57 Chevy, as their smiles are reflected in the car’s chrome. Stroll the campus. Eat lunch in our authentic Blue Moon Diner. Walk right up to an amazing collection of over 300 vintage automobiles, motorcycles, and memories. It’s the ultimate experience for everyone in your family.

Upcoming Events

Sat, Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Deutsche Marques – German Auto Event
Deutsche Marques – German Auto Event Saturday, July 11, 2015 9am – 3pm Bring your friends and family out to the Gilmore Car Museum as we being a weekend of “foreign invasions,” beginning with the[...]
Sun, Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mad Dogs & Englishmen British Car Faire
Mad Dogs & Englishmen British Car Faire Sunday, July 12, 2015 9am – 3pm ‘Ello, Chaps! Come on out and enjoy the 25th annual British Car Faire at the Gilmore Car Museum on Sunday, July[...]
Sat, Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
National DeSoto Club Meet
Saturday,  July  18th 9:00am – 4:00pm Each year, the National DeSoto Club holds their annual convention at different locations throughout the United States. This year, the Gilmore Car Museum is proud to welcome club members[...]


Featured Partner

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Featured Partner

Did you know we have 7 onsite partner museums?

Our featured partner this month is the Classic Car Club of America Museum. The CCCA Museum was dedicated in 1987, when its Thomas W. Barrett Barn was opened to the public. Representing the pinnacle of engineering, styling and design for their era, these cars—bearing nameplates such as Auburn, Duesenberg, Packard, Pierce-Arrow, Stuz, and many others—were built between 1925 and 1948, typically in limited production numbers.