Gilmore Car Museum

This was a happy accident.  Because I was able to visit the Air Zoo the previous evening, I had some free time on Tuesday morning.  I happened to notice a brochure for this museum in the lobby of my motel, and decided to make a quick stop and check it out.  Gilmore has a collection of over 200 vehicles, all beautifully restored, displayed in 7 buildings.  My planned hour or so visit turned into a bit over two hours, all I could afford, although I could have easily spent more than twice that time.  As it was, I rushed through the museum, taking pictures as fast as I could.  I did manage to see the entire collection, albeit in a total rush, and came away with over 250 pictures.


1903 Curved Dash Olds


1904 Autocar Runabout


1905 Franklin Gentleman's Roadster


1909 Brush


1909 Hudson Model 20


1909 Thomas Flyer


1910 Ford


1910 Hubmobile


1910 Lozier


1911 Buick


The steam engine in a Stanley Steamer


Stanley Steamer


1917 Hudson Shaw Special


1917 Mercer Runabout


1922 Handley Knight


1922 Handley Knight

note the trademark handles on the headlights


An early Ford


The Ford collection


A classic Auburn boat-tailed roadster


The namesake tail


Even the spare had class


1929 Duesenberg Model J Dual Cowl Phaeton


A Vintage Gas Station


London Bus


1930 Cadilac Convertible Coupe


1930 Pierce Arrow Cabriolet Coupe


1931 Hudson Model T Sports Roadster


1931 Hudson Model T Sports Roadster etched side glass


A Classic Packard


Another Packard


Pierce Arrow Cabriolet Coupe


Pierce Arrow Hood Ornament


Rolls Royce


1931 Pierce Arrow 7 Passenger Touring Car


1932 Lincoln


1933 Stutz


1934 Chrysler AirFlow


1934 Packard


1939 Delahaye 135 M Convertible Coupe


1948 Jaguar Mark IV


1948 Tucker


1955 T Bird


The Face That Nearly Sank Ford


1964 Mustang


1965 Buick Riviera GS 1


1968 Shelby Ford GT 500 Mustang


Gilmore Racing Team Indy Car


Indy Engine


1971 Ferrari Daytona


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