2018 – 2019 Schedule of Events
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Feb
24
Sun
2019 Lecture Series – AUTOMOTIVE ARCHAEOLOGY
Feb 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Lecture Series - AUTOMOTIVE ARCHAEOLOGY @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing topics. Admission to each lecture FREE for members, included in general admission and is just $5/person if you’re only coming to take in the Lecture!

TODAY’S LECTURE:

“Barn Finds: Automotive Archaeology” by Ryan Brutt — Automotive Archaeologist and Author

 

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Mar
1
Fri
“Under the Hood” Weekend
Mar 1 – Mar 3 all-day
"Under the Hood" Weekend @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

Check out the engines that made history during a special weekend where you can take a sneak peak under the hood of dozens of cars on display at the Gilmore Car Museum! The opportunity to check out “Under the Hood” of a selection of cars on display is included with regular museum admission.

Mar
3
Sun
2019 Lecture Series – CONCEPT AND PRODUCTION
Mar 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Lecture Series - CONCEPT AND PRODUCTION @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing topics. Admission to each lecture FREE for members, included in general admission and is just $5/person if you’re only coming to take in the Lecture!

TODAY’S LECTURE:

“Concept And Production” by Patrick Schiavone — Retired Director of Design Trucks, SUV’s, CUV’s Ford Motor Company- Currently Visiting Professor of Design, College for Creative Studies

 

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Mar
10
Sun
2019 Lecture Series – WHEN ROCKETS FLEW FROM THE GREAT LAKES STATE
Mar 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Lecture Series - WHEN ROCKETS FLEW FROM THE GREAT LAKES STATE @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing topics. Admission to each lecture FREE for members, included in general admission and is just $5/person if you’re only coming to take in the Lecture!

TODAY’S LECTURE:

“When Rockets Flew From The Great Lakes State-Michigan’s Contributions to America’s Space Program” by Glen Swanson — Historian

 

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Mar
17
Sun
2019 Lecture Series – TITANIC-MICHIGAN CONNECTIONS
Mar 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Lecture Series - TITANIC-MICHIGAN CONNECTIONS @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing topics. Admission to each lecture FREE for members, included in general admission and is just $5/person if you’re only coming to take in the Lecture!

TODAY’S LECTURE:

“TITANIC-Michigan Connections” by Jay Follis — Author and Historian

 

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Mar
23
Sat
Movie Matinee feat. Herbie: The Love Bug
Mar 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Dean Jones in The Love Bug (1968)A race car driver becomes a champion with a Volkswagen Beetle with a mind of its own! Enjoy a family-friendly afternoon on Saturday, March 23rd at the Gilmore Car Museum featuring the 1968 feature film, Herbie: The Love Bug!

Movie Admission
$5/person, children 11 and under free
FREE EVENT for Gilmore Car Museum Members

The movie will be shown in the Gilmore Automotive Heritage Center Banquet Room. Run time is 1 hour 48 minutes, rated G. The Gilmore Cafe will be open and serving soda and popcorn for $1 each.

This movie event is licensed by Swank Productions

Mar
24
Sun
2019 Lecture Series – DESIGNING A MUSEUM BOOK
Mar 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Lecture Series - DESIGNING A MUSEUM BOOK @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing topics. Admission to each lecture FREE for members, included in general admission and is just $5/person if you’re only coming to take in the Lecture!

TODAY’S LECTURE:

“Designing A Museum Book: Beyond The Content” by David Lyon — Author and Historian

 

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Apr
7
Sun
2019 Lecture Series – FISHER BODY CRAFTSMAN GUILD
Apr 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Lecture Series - FISHER BODY CRAFTSMAN GUILD @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing topics. Admission to each lecture FREE for members, included in general admission and is just $5/person if you’re only coming to take in the Lecture!

TODAY’S LECTURE:

“Fisher Body Craftsman Guild: Modeling The Future” by Paul Tatseos, Rich Ray, Dwight Conger and John Jacobus — Panelists

 

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Apr
14
Sun
2019 Lecture Series – DUNE VEHICLES
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Lecture Series - DUNE VEHICLES @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing topics. Admission to each lecture FREE for members, included in general admission and is just $5/person if you’re only coming to take in the Lecture!

TODAY’S LECTURE:

“Riding Across The Sands Of Time: Dune Rides, Dune Scooters, Dune Schooners, Dunesmobiles, And Dune Buggies” by M. Christine Byron and Thomas R. Wilson — Authors

 

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Apr
21
Sun
Easter Sunday – Museum CLOSED
Apr 21 all-day
Easter Sunday - Museum CLOSED

The Gilmore Car Museum is closed on the following holidays: New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.