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Automotive Hall of Fame

The Automotive Hall of Fame is a museum in Dearborn, Michigan that focuses on the history of the automobile and the hundreds of pioneers who made great contributions to the industry. Founded in 1939 at The World's Fair, the museum was relocated to its current location adjacent to the Henry Ford Museum in 1971. Enjoy a self-guided tour of the musuem, which features more than 200 cars, including Thomas Edison's first battery-powered electric car, exciting exhibits, a design showroom and the Hall of Honor.The Automotive Hall of Fame has a scholarship program for college students who plan to work in the automotive industry. 


Hours -

Wednesday - Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Prices -

Adults: $8; Seniors and Students (13-18): $6; Children (5-12): $4; Groups of 15 or more: $5; School Groups: $2


  • Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies
  • Facility Tours
  • Private Events


  • Aeropede
  • Libraries and Archive
  • Exhibits
  • Guided Tours
  • Fred Mancheski Theater
  • Scholarships


  • Do they offer Tours?

    The museum offers a self-guided tour with docents on hand to answer any questions.  Visitors should allow 1 to 2 hours for self-guided tours of the Automotive Hall of Fame to make sure they see all the cool cars and exhibits. You can also take the President's Tour with the Automotive Hall of Fame President with a short film on the first 100 years of the auto industry in the Lobby Gallery, followed by a informative question-and-answer session. 
  • What Are Some Cool cars and exhibits at the Museum?

    Explore the Hall of Fame to see more than 200 rare, historic and cutting-edge cars on display spanning the generations. Some interesting cars you can expect to see include a 1922 Haynes Model 27 Tourister, 1950's Isetta, and a 1912 Flanders. 

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