Hershey, PA - Help celebrate and honor all veterans and active military as the AACA Museum, Inc., in Hershey salutes them for their bravery. Active duty military personnel receive complimentary admission with military ID year-round at the Museum. Veterans can visit the Museum for FREE on Saturday, November 11th.
There will be a few special military vehicles on display in honor of Veteran's Day. A 1942 Ford Jeep GPW (general purpose design Willys). The demand for jeeps in World War II was so great, Ford and Willys were contracted to mass produce these Jeeps for military use. Production for these vehicles ended in 1945 at the end of the war. Also see a 1951 Nash Ambassador military parade vehicle.
The Museum will have exhibits of interest to all visitors including:
- The red, white, and blue rides featured in the National Corvette Restorers Society exhibit
- The 1933 Graham Blue Streak 8 Sedan is currently featured in the Historic Vehicle Association (HVA) vehicle display.
- “The Dynamic Duo” – AACA “Most Awarded” & “Most Traveled” vehicles
- A Prototype DeLorean is on display
- “Getting the Job Done – Vehicles that Earned Their Keep” exhibit preview (full exhibit begins November 18)
About AACA Museum, Inc.
The AACA Museum Inc., a Smithsonian Affiliate, displays beautifully restored automobiles, buses and motorcycles in unique life-like scenes representing the 1890s – 1980s in a cross-country journey from New York to San Francisco. This Museum, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization, is known to be one of the largest automotive museums. Special exhibits change several times a year and focus on a variety of eras and types of vehicles. The AACA Museum, Inc. is home to the Cammack Tucker Collection; the World’s largest and most prestigious permanent collection of Tucker Automobiles and related artifacts. The Museum is in South Hanover Township, located just off Route 39, one mile west of Hersheypark Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania. Regular admission $12, seniors age 61 and older $11, juniors age 4-12 $9, children age 3 and under, AACA Museum, Inc. Members and AACA Members are FREE. The Museum is open daily from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. For further information, please call 717-566-7100 or visit www.AACAMuseum.org.