List of automotive museums

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An automotive museum is a museum that explores the history of automotive-related transportation.

  • Bold – Automotive museums owned by automotive manufacturers
  • Italics – no longer open to public access, excludes private or invitation only collections that was never intended for public access

Asia[edit]

Eastern Asia[edit]

China[edit]

Grand Prix Museum, Macau, China

Japan[edit]

Toyota Automobile Museum, Nagakute, Japan

South Korea[edit]

Southeastern Asia[edit]

Indonesia[edit]

Southern Asia[edit]

India[edit]

  • Sudha Cars Museum
  • Dastan Auto World Vintage Car Museum, Ahmedabad, India
  • Heritage Motor Museum, Gurgaon, India
  • GeeDee Car Museum, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Western Asia[edit]

Emirates National Auto Museum, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Cyprus[edit]

Georgia[edit]

Iran[edit]

Israel[edit]

Kuwait[edit]

Turkey[edit]

United Arab Emirates[edit]

Europe[edit]

Eastern Europe[edit]

Bulgaria[edit]

  • Retro-Museum, Varna shopping centre

Czech Republic[edit]

Škoda Auto Museum, Mladá Boleslav, Czech Republic

Poland[edit]

Romania[edit]

Russia[edit]

Ukraine[edit]

Northern Europe[edit]

Denmark[edit]

Estonia[edit]

Finland[edit]

  • Mobilia,[14] Kangasala
  • The Car Museum of Vehoniemi (Vehoniemen automuseo)
  • Uudenkaupungin Automuseo
  • Oulun Automuseo
  • Espoon Automuseo

Latvia[edit]

Sweden[edit]

Volvo Museum, Gothenburg, Sweden

Southern Europe[edit]

Croatia[edit]

Greece[edit]

  • Hellenic Motor Museum[15]

Italy[edit]

Museo Ferrari, Maranello, Italy

Western Europe[edit]

Andorra[edit]

Austria[edit]

Belgium[edit]

AutoWorld, Brussels, Belgium

France[20][edit]

Musée national de l’automobile (Cité de l'Automobile), Mulhouse, France

Germany[edit]

Autostadt, Wolfsburg, Germany
Mercedes-Benz Museum, Stuttgart, Germany
Porsche Museum, Stuttgart, Germany

Malta[edit]

Monaco[edit]

Netherlands[edit]

Louwman Museum, The Hague, Netherlands

Portugal[edit]

Museu do Caramulo, Caramulo[22]

San Marino[edit]

Serbia[edit]

Spain[edit]

Switzerland[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

England[edit]
British Motor Museum, Gaydon, United Kingdom
Donington Grand Prix Collection, Castle Donington, United Kingdom
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu, United Kingdom
Scotland[edit]
Wales[edit]

North America[edit]

Visit the Automotive Museum Guide which features an interactive map of all automotive museums in North America: Map of America's Automotive Museums

Canada[edit]

Cayman Islands[edit]

United States[edit]

America On Wheels, Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum, Speedway, Indiana, United States

Eastern United States[edit]

  • AACA Museum, Hershey, Pennsylvania. 90 cars on display.[26] Named as one of the 12 car museums worth a detour by MSNBC.[27]
  • America On Wheels, Allentown, Pennsylvania. 75 cars, trucks & motorcycles.[28]
  • BMW CCA Foundation Museum, Greer, South Carolina Features vintage BMW cars, motorcycles, and memorabilia. Affiliated with the BMW Car Club of America
  • BMW Zentrum, Greer, South Carolina The visitor center and museum for the BMW US Manufacturing facility, displaying classic and currently produced vehicles
  • Bruce Weiner Microcar Museum, Madison, Georgia. This museum has closed and the cars sold.[29]
  • Buffalo Transportation Pierce-Arrow Museum, Buffalo New York. Features a Frank Lloyd Wright gas station.[30]
  • Champlain Valley Transportation Museum, Plattsburgh, New York. 25 cars plus model trains.[31]
  • Cole Land Transportation Museum, Bangor, Maine. Anything with wheels. Open in summer only.[32]
  • Fort Lauderdale Antique Car Museum, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Features the largest collection of Packard Cars and historical memorabilia from 1900 onwards.[33]
  • Frick Car & Carriage Museum, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.[34]
  • Larz Anderson Auto Museum, Brookline, Massachusetts. Eclectic collection of cars, motorcycles and artifacts.[35]
  • Memory Lane Motorsports & Historic Auto Museum, Mooresville, North Carolina. Specializes in motor sports.[36]
  • Miami Auto Museum at the Dezer Collection, North Miami, Florida. 200 cars and other vehicles.[37] (closed; see main article)
  • Miles Through Time Automotive Museum, Toccoa, Georgia. co-op style with over 100 years of automotive history on display[38]
  • Muscle Car City, Punta Gorda, Florida. 200 GM muscle cars.[39] Named as one of the 12 car museums worth a detour by MSNBC.[27]

Central United States[edit]

Western United States[edit]

  • World of Speed, Wilsonville, Oregon. Motor sports related, with up to 100 cars in 50,000 feet of public displays. Permanently closed due to regulations surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.[122] Rather than a large permanent collection, the museum relies on loans from collectors.[123]

Oceania[edit]

Australia[edit]

Current museums[edit]

Former museums[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

South America[edit]

Argentina[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Chile[edit]

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