Posted on June 28th, 2020
  Hickory Corners, MI –  When the Gilmore Car Museum—known as North America’s Largest Auto Museum—reopened to the public after the state-mandated three-month shutdown, they announced two major events completely out of their “wheelhouse.” The Museum will host a graduation ceremony for their local high school, followed the next day by a special concert by a nationally acclaimed band – both set in an outdoor drive-in theater style.…


Posted on June 11th, 2020
Hickory Corners, MI – The Gilmore Car Museum—North America’s Largest Auto Museum—re-opened to the public on Friday June 12, 2020 following a three-month state-mandated closure as part of the effort to contain the spread of COVID-19. “We are so excited to welcome everyone back,” exclaimed Jeff Romig, Museum President.…

COVID-19 Update

Posted on March 18th, 2020
The Gilmore Car Museum is TEMPORARILY CLOSED in accordance with Michigan Governor Whitmer’s “STAY AT HOME” Orders issued in support of the effort to contain the spread of COVID-19.
The Gilmore Car Museum is committed to the health and safety of everyone who visits—our guests, volunteers and

Gilmore To Add Some Muscle… Cars That Is.

Posted on November 12th, 2019
Our Dealership Row will be
Getting a New Neighbor!
The Gilmore Car Museum has announced that they will be adding some muscle to their 90-acre campus. Ground breaking is planned for Summer 2020 with the new building slated to open in 2021.  LEARN MORE HERE!…


Posted on November 12th, 2019
‘Women Who Motor’ on display at the Gilmore Car Museum through July 2020 By Larry Edsell, Editor CLASSICCARS.COM “Historically, the automobile has been considered to be of more interest and import to men with the notion that women were unsuited for or uninterested in automobiles,” an exhibit at the Gilmore Car Museum informs.…

There’s a Touch of Tomorrow in That Car!

Posted on November 12th, 2019
The Gilmore Car Museum has opened an all -new special exhibit on an innovative, let little known car company — The Cole Motor Car Company from Indianapolis, IN. Cole Motor Car Company: From High Wheeler to the Classic Era These high quality and technically advanced luxury motor cars were built from 1909 – 1925 yet introduced many firsts in the auto industry.…

RED BARNS SPECTACULAR –one of West Michigan’s oldest and largest premiere car shows Aug. 3rd

Posted on July 19th, 2019
The Kalamazoo Antique Auto Restorers Club (KAARC) is pleased to present the 39th Annual “Red-Barns Spectacular” car show! Join thousands of other local classic car enthusiasts as they fill the grounds of the Gilmore Car Museum on Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 from 7:00AM- 4:00PM. Participants are treated to hundreds of privately owned local classic cars on display on the museum’s show fields in addition to the Gilmore’s beautiful historic barns full of classic cars, all surrounded by pristine rural countryside on M-43, just north of Gull Lake.…

Gilmore Gears Up For Annual Family-Friendly Halloween Event

Posted on October 5th, 2018
The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Halloween Spooktacular is a FUN and SAFE place to have a GHOULISHLY great time with the entire family! The open-house style event will be held on Thursday, October 25, from 4:00-7:00pm, rain or shine. The Gilmore SPOOKTACULAR is an event exclusively geared towards kids ages 12 and under and draws thousands of costumed trick-or-treaters throughout the museum galleries.…

Gilmore Car Museum Receives $115,000 Grant from Margaret Dunning Foundation

Posted on August 29th, 2018
  Museum receives $115,000 grant from the Margaret Dunning Foundation to support youth-centered exhibits The Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners, Michigan has received a grant of $115,000 from the Margaret Dunning Foundation to support youth-centered exhibits. The funding will be used to design and fabricate a new exhibit pathway located throughout the Museum.…

‘Vettes on View at the Gilmore Car Museum, July 22nd

Posted on July 3rd, 2018
The Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners, Michigan has announced a new event for its 2018 car show season that is sure to get engines revving into Michigan from across the Midwest. The museum will open their 90-acre historic campus for their very first All-Years Corvette Show and Swap Meet on Sunday, July 22, 2018.…