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by admin, February 28, 2022, Events

Automobile Museums Near Southampton, PA

Sometimes you can live in a place your entire life or maybe even long enough to say you’re a veteran resident. But even after all those years living there you had no clue just a few miles away are the homes of some super cool destinations that you can enjoy with friends and family. Here are some automobile museums located outside of Southampton, PA. Whether its 30 minutes or a couple hours you won’t be disappointed if you’re an auto enthusiast or as they say a “motor-head”. Mark your calendars for some fun trips in Pennsylvania to view the nostalgia of automobile history.

 

Hatfield Auto Museum

 

41 E Lincoln Ave, Hatfield, PA 19440

http://hatfieldautomuseum.com

About 39 Minutes from Southampton, PA

 

The Hatfield Auto Museum offers a truly unique automotive experience. Conveniently located in Hatfield (Montgomery County) PA, we specialize in Antique, Classic and Special-Interest cars. The Hatfield Auto Museum is not a stuffy museum. Rather it is a 100-year old former automotive show room that has been completely restored and decorated in a vintage and antique motif. On the 1st floor is the Vehicle Show Room & Storage Area. Here you can rent storage space to safely store your precious vehicle in a secure and climate-controlled setting. Or you can just enjoy the many rarities that we have in our building.

 

On the 2nd floor is the Museum’s Event Center and “Old Car Bar”. Here you can preview additional Antique & Classic Cars, see their Automotive Collectibles Display, or just shoot a game of pool on our 19th century pool table.  Learn more.

 

 

Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum

 

6825-31 Norwitch Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19153

https://simeonemuseum.org

About 48 Minutes from Southampton, PA

 

Located in Philadelphia, PA, the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is one of the world’s greatest collections of racing sports cars. Through our theme, “The Spirit of Competition”, we celebrate the history and evolution of these magnificent machines.

Assembled over 50 years by Dr. Frederick Simeone, the Museum contains over 75 historically significant cars including Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, Bugatti, Mercedes, Jaguar, Bentley, Porsche, Aston Martin, Corvette, Ford, and more. Dr. Frederick Simeone has been collecting since he was a young man.

 

Living organisms, fighting for survival, adapt to the demands of their environment. The strongest pass on their superior genes to future generations. In the competition between the species, the fittest indeed do survive. Learn more.

 

Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles

 

85 S Walnut St, Boyertown, PA 19512

https://boyertownmuseum.org

About 1 hr and 11 min from Southampton, PA

 

 

Discover Pennsylvania’s Transportation History at the Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles! See vehicles of all types: gasoline, electric, and horse-drawn, including carriages, wagons, and sleighs. You will see ‘high wheelers” and “safety bicycles,” vehicle builder’s tools, and local historic roadside architecture.

 

The museum is housed in the former home of the Boyertown Auto Body Works, which had continuous operations on this site from 1872 – 1990, and retains the factory setting, making it a unique and interesting setting for the vehicles. Learn more.

 

Old Spokes Car Museum

 

10399 Old U.S. 22, Kutztown, PA 19530

https://oldspokes.com

About 1 hr and 20 min from Southampton, PA

 

Known as the “Home of the Hudson,” Old Spokes Car Museum is the world’s largest collection of Hudson automobiles and consists of over 60 antique vehicles from the 1900’s – 1960’s like Maxwell, Plymouth, Chrysler, and of course, Hudson, Essex, and Terraplane.

 

In addition to the impressive car collection, Old Spokes Car Museum also showcases an extensive collection of car memorabilia displayed throughout a fully-restored 1830’s farm property, a 1930’s Ford dealership, and 1930’s Maxwell  car warehouse with original cafè. Learn more.

 

America On Wheels Museum

 

5 North Front Street Allentown, PA 18102

https://americaonwheels.org

About 1 hr and 14 min from Southampton, PA

 

The elaborate galleries of America On Wheels feature the vehicles that put their nation, literally, on the road to international leadership in automotive transportation. Exhibits range from the latest in personal transportation vehicles, such as scooters and Segways, to the grand Mack Trucks that help feed and supply a growing country. One of their favorite thrills is seeing and hearing the reactions of visitors as they realize the breadth and scope of our unique collection of bicycles, automobiles, trucks and other vehicles that celebrate the motor vehicle heritage of the United States. Learn more.

 

Jerry’s Classic Cars & Collectibles

 

394 South Centre Street , Pottsville, PA 17901

https://jerrysmuseum.com

About 1 hrs and 53 min from Southampton, PA

 

Do you want to relive the days of the past? The days when cars were classically designed, rock-n-roll ruled everyone’s radio and the nights were about watching movies at the drive-in theater or sipping a milkshake at a local soda shop. At Jerry’s Classic Cars & Collectibles museum, you will take a journey back in time to the 1950s and leave with an unforgettable experience. Learn more.

 

Eastern Museum of Motor Racing

 

100 Baltimore Rd, York Springs, PA 17372

https://emmr.org/about-us/

About 2 hrs and 10 min from Southampton, PA

 

The Eastern Museum of Motor Racing is excited to release its 2022 schedule. Events are what keep the museum going, they offer an opportunity for people to experience the museum and learn about the history of auto racing.

 

The Eastern Museum of Motor Racing is proud to be the home of the Chris Economaki collection.  Economaki, the noted motorsports journalist, editor of National Speed Sport News, and television sports commentator donated his vast racing publications, awards, journals, and other research materials to EMMR. Learn more.

 

Eagles Mere Auto Museum

 

PA-42, Sonestown, PA 17758

https://eaglesmereautomuseum.com

About 2 hrs and 50 min from Southampton, PA

 

Located in beautiful central Pennsylvania, The Eagles Mere Auto Museum represents an era when the United States dominated the auto manufacturing industry and Americans were full of confidence, optimism, and youthful exuberance. The museum is the ultimate collection of American made cars and trucks from the 1950s and 1960s. Learn more.

 

 

Tri County Collision Center wants you to stay safe on the roads attending events, visiting family, commuting to work, or just out for a drive. If you need any help please give us a call at 215.322.5350 or just stop in if you’re in need of auto collision services.

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Tri County Collision Center is an ASE / I-CAR® GOLD certified auto body shop located in Southampton, PA. Call one of our technicians today to learn more about our collision repair and auto painting services. We are OEM certified collision repair facility for INFINITI, Nissan, Hyundai, Kia, Acura, Honda, GM, Chrysler, Ford, Dodge and Jeep.

 

Tri-County Collision Center is conveniently located near the PA turnpike, Route 95 and Street Road, County Line Road and Second Street Pike at Tri County Collision Center’s shop hours are Monday-Friday 8am-6pm, and Saturday by appointment. We would be happy to supply you with an auto repair quote online or over the phone and we always welcome comments and suggestions.

 

Need a tow or a rental car due an auto collision accident? No worries, Tri County Collision Center also provides services for tow, rental car, and insurance claims assistance. You are in good hands with a trusted collision shop in Southampton, PA.