We know that if you are a fan of the museum, then you also love our Demo Days! Where else in the world can you learn about, and later see, some of the greatest race cars in the history of racing? We were recently putting together concepts for our 2023 season and came to the realization that we had never included one of the most valuable resources in that conversation, you!
What is your favorite feature on our world-famous 1970 Porsche 917-043? This is your chance to see all the little details that makes this historic race car a legend. We have opened it up, taken off the wheels and nose, and have it on display in our main space so you can catch it from every angle. Come check out the Hippy Porsche like never before.
The birth and evolution of the Ford GT – the iconic car that won Le Mans four times in the 1960s – will be explored at an event at the Simeone Museum in Philadelphia on June 4th. The “Birth and Evolution of the Ford GT” will have on display, for the very first time at the same place, all the racing variations of the Ford GT: Mk I, Mk II, and Mk IV, as well as a Lola Mk 6, the car many believe was the inspiration for the Ford GT.
Fifth annual Concours to benefit Cool Cars for Kids Ford Shelby Cobra and Dodge Viper highlighted at Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum event Funds raised will support The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and research to deliver care and support to children and families who struggle with medical complexities associated with rare genetic diagnoses.
June 8th is Dr. Simeone's birthday! If you would like to send Dr. Simeone a birthday message, please use the form below to send him a virtual birthday card straight to his inbox. Feel free to add your signature and a photo if you want to personalize it further.
2023 is the 100th Anniversary of the founding of the MG Car Company in Abingdon-on-Thames and the Simeone Museum will be honoring this legendary marque with the Best of Britain devoted to just MGs. We are hoping to have over two dozen examples in the show, spanning the pre- and post-war models. The show will run from February 11 to February 18.
Welcome to the Simeone Museum's 2023 Demo Day Schedule! Here you can find out when we will be showcasing your favorite cars from our world-famous collection. Our 2023 Demo Day Schedule is available for download as a PDF file. We look forward to having you join us for our 2023 Demo Day. Be sure to check back for updates and more information about our upcoming events.
We want to thank everyone that took part in one of our Car Detective Photo Challenges throughout 2021. Over the year we had 50 different challenges with winners from 10 states and 2 continents. You, our incredible Car Detectives, solved 44 out of 50 challenges, and cracked 92% of the cases.
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