Museums in United States
A Memorial Museum to Honor the men of the 12th Armored Division as a teaching and research museum, utilizing their historical collection to educate the Public about World War II and it's importance on Society, Camp Barkeley and Abilene, Texas.
Ross Myers, an avid car collector and vintage racer put together this museum, which displays over 70 vehicles is located in a restored, three-story, early 20th century brick manufacturing building with an attached one-story wing built approximately 50 years ago.
The museum takes its name from three Myers family dogs, all of whom enjoyed going for rides in old cars, especially old open cars.
Features 23,000 square feet of exhibit space and includes cars, racing vehicles, trucks, alternate fuel vehicles, motorcycles and bicycles.
America's Packard Museum was founded in 1992 by long-time car collector Robert Signom II. Located in an original Packard dealership building constructed in 1917, the museum has officially taken the name of the original dealership - The Citizens Motorcar Company - but has become known as "America's Packard Museum". Car Collector magazine named the museum one of the "Top Ten" Auto Museums in The United States, and the Society of Automotive Historians conferred the prestigious James J. Bradley Award upon the Museum for its "exemplary efforts" in preserving motor vehicle resource materials.
One of the best known and biggest Harley-Davidson collection in America, which was put together by Ed Rich.
At the American Heritage Museum it is possible to explore America’s conflicts, beginning with the Revolutionary War to today. "You’ll discover, and interact with, our heritage through the History, the national effort developing new technologies of warfare, and the Human Impact of America’s fight to preserve the freedom we all hold dear." Among the staggering variety of rare relics, the American Heritage Museum features over fifteen tanks and artifacts that are the only ones on public display in North America.
The Antique Car Museum of Iowa showcases over eighty automobiles dating from 1899 to 1995 as well as an original Skelly gas station, and a collection of antique Iowa license plates.