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October 2018

WORLD FILM PREMIERE – Maserati: A Hundred Years Against All Odds

October 18, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6825 Norwitch Ave.

Philadelphia, 19153 United States
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Free – $12

Since its founding on December 1914, in Bologna, Italy, the Maserati brand has always stood by its tagline “Luxury, sports and style cast in exclusive cars.” We are pleased to bring its story to the Simeone for a special one-night screening of “Maserati - A Hundred Years Against All Odds” on Thursday, October 18 at 7:00 PM. This is the first-ever comprehensive film that has been made about the marque and history of the iconic Maserati brand and includes never-before-seen…

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An Evening with Hurley Haywood

October 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6825 Norwitch Ave.

Philadelphia, 19153 United States
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$8 – $12

From his upbringing in Chicago and Wheaton, Illinois, to his chance meeting with Peter Gregg, Hurley Haywood was destined to drive anything he could get his hands on. Life-long relationships with Porsche and the Brumos dealership provided the kinds of opportunities of which most racing drivers only dream. With three overall victories at Le Mans, five at the Rolex 24 at Daytona, and two at the 12 Hours of Sebring, Haywood is the world's most successful endurance sports-car racer. In…

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2018 SPIRIT OF COMPETITION AWARD with Roger Penske

October 31, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6825 Norwitch Ave.

Philadelphia, 19153 United States
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The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is pleased to officially announce our 11th annual Spirit of Competition award winner. The Spirit of Competition represents the most prestigious award conferred by the Foundation. Each year a distinguished figure from motorsports who has a specific inspirational message is selected.  Automotive impresario, founder, and director of the Amelia Island Concours, Bill Warner will act as MC. On Wednesday, October 31st we will present our 11th Spirit of Competition award to: ROGER PENSKE Roger Penske…

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December 2018

Holiday Museum Tour

December 28, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every day that begins at 10:30 am, repeating until December 28, 2018

6825 Norwitch Ave.

Philadelphia, 19153 United States
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The Simeone Museum has one of the most important collections of historical automobiles and sports racing cars anywhere in the world. It’s easy to get around, but, with over 70 unique autos it can be hard to know where to start and easy to get lost among our numerous exhibits. Let our Simeone Foundation Auto Museum docents guide you through some of the museum’s most famous and fascinating collections while we tell the story of “The Spirit of Competition” and characters that…

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Tech Talk and Featured Car Demonstration

December 28, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:30 pm, repeating until December 28, 2018

6825 Norwitch Ave.

Philadelphia, 19153 United States
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We love talking tech, and want you to be a part of the conversation. At 12:30 every day we are going to lower the ropes and get you closer the collection than ever before. Our museum education and curatorial staff will be presenting different aspects of automotive technology and engage in detailed discussions on the specific technology present throughout our collection.

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Holiday Museum Tour

December 28, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - December 30, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 2:00 pm, repeating until December 28, 2018

6825 Norwitch Ave.

Philadelphia, 19153 United States
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The Simeone Museum has one of the most important collections of historical automobiles and sports racing cars anywhere in the world. It’s easy to get around, but, with over 70 unique autos it can be hard to know where to start and easy to get lost among our numerous exhibits. Let our Simeone Foundation Auto Museum docents guide you through some of the museum’s most famous and fascinating collections while we tell the story of “The Spirit of Competition” and characters that…

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February 2019

2019 Philly Auto Show

February 2 - February 10
Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States
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$7 – $15

The Philadelphia Auto Show returns to the Pennsylvania Convention Center for 9 days, February 2-10, 2019. With hundreds of new vehicles on display, plus classics, exotics and more, we have something for everyone!

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March 2019

Philly Model Car Show II

March 9 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, 6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
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$8 – $12

The Philadelphia Area Car Modelers are back at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum for their 2nd NNL Model Car Show. This year's theme is "Welcome to Woodstock! - It's all about VW's Man!" The sub-theme is "British Invasion" Admission is $12.00 and all proceeds benefit the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum's educational initiatives.

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The Tucker: Insight from the Tucker Family, Owners and Preservationists

March 30 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, 6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
$8 – $12

Please join us from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm on March 30, 2019 for a special showing of the vehicle and a presentation The Tucker: Insight from the Tucker Family, Owners and Preservationists. America was captivated by Preston Thomas Tucker. It was June of 1947 and Tucker had just unveiled his “Car of Tomorrow,” the Tucker 48. Correspondence was pouring in by the truckload to the Tucker factory in Chicago from people trying to find out how they could get their hands…

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April 2019

Kimber Festival 2019

April 12 @ 8:00 am - April 16 @ 6:00 pm
Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, 6825-31 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States

The Kimber Festival brings together enthusiasts who have a keen interest in M.G. history. Organized as an academic conference, the program consists of presentations about all M.G.s with topics that may include design and production, technical discussions, competitors and competitions and more. You do not need to be a NEMGTR member to present or attend. All MG enthusiasts are welcome! The registration desk for the Kimber Festival will open at 1:00 p.m. Friday at the Simeone Museum. You will be…

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Tuesday - Friday 10AM through 6PM
Saturday - Sunday 10AM through 4PM
Closed Mondays and Major Holidays

About the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum

Located in Philadelphia, PA, the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is one of the world’s greatest collections of racing sports cars. Through our theme, “The Spirit of Competition”, we celebrate the history and evolution of these magnificent machines.

Assembled over 50 years by Dr. Frederick Simeone, the Museum contains over 75 historically significant cars including Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, Bugatti, Mercedes, Jaguar, Bentley, Porsche, Aston Martin, Corvette, Ford, and more.

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