Hours & Admissions

Hours of Operation, Open Year-Round!

The Museum is in the Eastern Standard Time Zone (EST)

Summer Season (April 1 – Nov 30)
Monday-Friday: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 9:00am – 6:00pm

Winter Season (Dec 1 – Mar 31)
Daily 10:00am – 5:00pm

The museum is closed on Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day

Blue Moon Diner (Summer season only)
Monday-Friday: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Heritage Center Cafe
Hours Vary – Open during Cars Shows / Large Events, and Winter season Only

Museum Administrative Offices 
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Admission Rates

Admission includes access to shows and meets AND all museum buildings and exhibits; parking is FREE.

$16.00    Adults / Seniors
$11.00    Youth (ages 11-17)
FREE       Children (ages 10 and under)
FREE       Active Military (must present ID)

The Historic Campus and outer galleries and exhibits are open seasonally, April 1st – November 30th. The Automotive Heritage Center and immediate, connecting galleries are open all year around.

To view all Car Shows dates at the Gilmore Car Museum please click here.

Consider purchasing an annual Museum Membership!

Consecutive two-day passes are available for $28.00 per person.

The museum is handicap accessible, including two personal elevators allowing access to second floors. A limited number of wheelchairs (free) and mobility scooters (a daily rental fee) are available for those who may need assistance. Please ask one of our Museum Store attendants upon your arrival for assistance.

Special Group & Car Club Rates Available!

Group rates are available for groups and car clubs tour groupof 15 adults or more and MUST be pre-scheduled. To receive the group rate, the group’s coordinator must pay using one form of payment for the entire group than in individual transactions upon their arrival. Group visits can be arranged through our Events Department by calling 269-671-5089, ext. 12 or emailing  Events@GilmoreCarMuseum.org.

K-12 Educational Field Trip Groups visit the Gilmore Car Museum for FREE when they contact our Education Department. One adult chaperone for every six students is MANDATORY for all K-12 groups. School group tours can be arranged through the Education Department at 269-671-5089, ext. 21 or by emailing Education@GilmoreCarMuseum.org.

Photo shoots are permitted at the Museum, but regular admission rates will apply for all members in your party. Please click here to view our Photo Policy.