Upcoming Events

If Alfas Could Talk – Alfa Romeo S11 Speciale

LeMay - America's Car Museum 2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA

Using V8 engines may be common now but in the 30’s it was big news. Alfa Romeo worked on the development of a V8 engine in the late 30’s under the code name S11.  With the Alfa Romeo S11 Speciale on display, come hear the story of these rare engines by the owner, engineer, restorer, […]

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If Alfas Could Talk–Alfa Romeo Prototypes and Show Cars

LeMay - America's Car Museum 2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA

Some of the most beautiful prototipo ever made were Alfa Romeos.  We’ll discuss the one-off cars from 1914, the B.A.T. cars of the 1950’s, Sprint Speciale low nose, the wild 60s and 70s with the Carabo, Iguana, Navajo, and others, plus the Brera, 2uettottanta, Diva, and more.  Amazing cars designed to catch your eye and […]

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The Why’s and When’s of Car Maintenance with Chaya Milchtein

LeMay - America's Car Museum 2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA

The Why's and When's of Car Maintenance gives you an overview of car maintenance from Chaya Milchtein of Mechanic Shop Femme. Learn when to perform specific maintenance tasks, and of course why, including changing oil and filters, tire pressure, coolant, and much more.  This class helps you be a more educated consumer so you can […]

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If Cars Could Talk–In the Digital Age, What Good are Car Books and Magazines

LeMay - America's Car Museum 2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA

Car books and magazines have a long history, but are they useful?  Let’s talk about them.  How have they changed?  Online resources versus print from an information, investment, or simply an interest side.   Pre-registration for this event is required. Please use the link below to register for the event. REGISTER HERE! Join Guest Curator […]

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Hoods Up! Engine Workshop One-Day Intensive

LeMay - America's Car Museum 2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA

This one-day workshop offers 6th-9th graders the chance to get their hands dirty and learn about vehicles and their engines! With the help of the ACM Education team, participants will tear down and rebuild a small gasoline-powered engine in this fun-filled, all-day workshop at the Museum. ACM Members | $80 – Includes all necessary materials, […]

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K-12 Educator Workshop–POSTPONED

***DUE TO THE RECENT SURGE IN CASES OF COVID-19 IN OUR AREA, WE HAVE DECIDED TO POSTPONE THIS EVENT UNTIL LATER IN THE YEAR*** LeMay - America’s Car Museum invites you to join us for two new teacher training workshops. Stay for one or both of the sessions, and leave with some creative ideas to […]

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ACM Book Club — Faster by Neal Bascomb

LeMay - America's Car Museum 2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA

 Join America's Car Museum as we read Faster by Neal Bascomb, the true story of a banned Jewish race car driver seeking to upset the Nazis' attempt at winning the Grand Prix. As Nazi Germany launched its campaign of racial terror and pushed the world toward war, three unlikely heroes—a driver banned from the best European teams […]

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If Alfas Could Talk – Women Drivers

LeMay - America's Car Museum 2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA

Celebrating Women’s History Month we’ll follow the great women racers throughout history and tell their stories.  Many drove Alfa Romeos including one currently on the Alfa Romeo F1 development team. High Flex (in-person and Zoom options) Pre-registration is required for this event. To register, please use the link below. Register Here! Zoom links will be provided […]

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If Cars Could Talk–The Art & Science of Carrozzeria

LeMay - America's Car Museum 2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA

Carrozzeria means coachbuilder or body maker in Italian.  Back in the early days of automobiles, many companies designed and made the bodies that went on a car.  Milan Italy had as many as 150 different carrozzeria at that time.  Some still exist today; Pininfarina, Ital Design… but they are rare.  Come learn about the designers […]

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If Alfas Could Talk – Alfas into the Future

LeMay - America's Car Museum 2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA

What will the Alfas look like in the near and far future? Will the cars be manual or automatic? Gas or electric? What technological aids will be available and what will Alfa Romeo look like in the racing world? High Flex (in-person and Zoom options) Pre-registration is required for this event. To register, please use […]

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