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Engines Exposed
January 9 - February 28, 2016

You can learn only so much about a car from the outside. You have to look under the hood to see what it’s really made of. So for just eight weeks, we’ll be raising the hoods of a few of our most memorable vehicles. That’s where a car reveals its true character: its class, its brawn, its heart.

It’s an unprecedented excursion as we pop the hoods of more than 40 of the most iconic cars ever made, including our Bugatti Type 41 Royale Convertible, our 1962 Mustang 1, the 1963 Chrysler Gas Turbine and the remarkable 1916 Woods Dual Power Hybrid Coupe, a car that was 80 years ahead of its time.

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Driving America
The World’s Premier Automotive Exhibition

Centered around an unparalleled collection of historically significant vehicles, this remarkable mix of authentic artifacts, digital media, interactive play and personal accounts focuses on the enormous influence the automobile has had on American culture.

Things to See in this exhibit:
18 Interactive kiosks
Drive-In theater
Driving America Timeline
Alternatives to Cars

With Liberty and Justice
for All

"With Liberty & Justice for All" is a groundbreaking exhibit that explores the proud and often painful evolution of American freedom.

Heroes of the Sky
The sky was a new frontier in 1903, and early pioneers of aviation strove to exploit its potential for science, showmanship, and enterprise.

Presidential Limousines
From Theodore Roosevelt to John F. Kennedy, see the vehicles that transported American presidents.

Made in America
This exhibit explores the legacy of American innovators from the 18th to 20th centuries who made America a manufacturing superpower!

Driving America
The World’s Premier Automotive Exhibition

An unparalleled collection of historical vehicles and stories focusing on automotive influence on American culture.

Downloads Educational

  The Lincoln Chair
President Abraham Lincoln was sitting in this rocking chair during the production of Our American Cousin at Ford's Theatre when he was assassinated on April 14, 1865.
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  George Washington Camp Bed
Take a look at an original camp bed used by George Washington, our first president.
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  The Goldenrod
This vehicle and the spirit and ingenuity that it represents is a clear example of ordinary people taking extraordinary measures to achieve the American dream.
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  Wright Flyer Replica
The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) commissioned The Wright Experience of Warrenton, Virginia, to build this authentic reproduction in celebration of 100 years of flight.
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  Gothic Steam Engine
This 30-foot-tall, 50-ton engine drove machinery used to make lead products such as pipe and sheet flashing. It was donated to the museum by John T. Lewis & Co. in 1930.

  Kennedy Presidential Limousine
Many Americans still remember the tragic day of November 22, 1963 when President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. See the limousine in which he rode.