Museum Programs

Educator Open House
Free for Educators

Teachers, join us for refreshments and door prizes as you learn about how the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum can deliver science, history, engineering, and art standards in our fully redesigned Education Program! READ MORE

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day

Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. READ MORE

Cars & Coffee at the Plaza

“Cars & Coffee” is open to all vehicles: classic, exotic, muscle, and favorite cars. Drive your car, park in the Plaza, and share it with the public. Or, just stop by to see some excellent “rides”. READ MORE

“Sunday Spotlight”: Behind The Scenes: Building Classic Automobiles
Free with Admission

This presentation looks at how the Auburn Automobile Company built their classic cars. READ MORE

Trunk or Treat

Similar to children going house to house to get candy treats, they go car to car with museum volunteers and staff members at select cars throughout the museum. READ MORE

“If These Cars Could Talk”: 1922 Haynes
Free with Admission

Come and learn about an automobile with a legendary history! READ MORE

Girl Scouts Mechanical Engineering Day

Girls can visit the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum to earn their car design mechanical engineering badges! Girls will design and build a race car while learning about the site where some of the world’s most elegant and innovative cars were built and designed. READ MORE

“Sunday Spotlight”: Behind the Scenes Tour of the Museum – Archives, Artifact Storage, Freight Elevator, Collection Conservation Center
Free with Admission

Have you ever been in the museum archives, conservation center, or artifact storage room? Have you ever seen the freight elevator? This is the perfect opportunity to do so! READ MORE

“If These Cars Could Talk”: 1941 Graham
Free with Admission

The Graham, having purchased the Cord 810/812 tooling and dies from the Auburn Automobile Company, produced the Hollywood in 1941. READ MORE

“Sunday Spotlight”: Never Before Seen Artifacts
Free with Admission

The museum houses many artifacts which help to tell the story of the Auburn Automobile Company, Cord Corporation, and the people who worked for the company. READ MORE