Messages from CCCA Museum Board President, Howard Freedman

Welcome to the CCCA Museum! We invite you to visit our one of a kind museum in western Michigan to experience first-hand the automobiles from the Classic Era.

Take a few minutes to read our Winter Update, which includes our HVAC and roofing upgrades as well as our digitizing progress in both Michigan and Oregon: 2015 Winter Update.

Few members can match Katie Robbins' dedication and tireless efforts to ensure the CCCA Museum’s success. Read more here.

Please explore the virtual tour of the museum on this site: Watch the video.

Be sure to watch our Museum Review video, presented January 8, 2014, to see the progress we have made: Watch the video.

The 2015 Experience

Each year during the first weekend in June, The Classic Car Club of America Museum hosts The Experience on the Gilmore Car Museum campus. Many Full Classics® are displayed along with automobiles of a specific marque from the history of fine automobile manufacturing. The theme for 2015 will be all Packards and all CCCA Full Classics®. More...


Previous Experience Galleries

2014 - All Cadillacs through 1962 and Full Classics®

2013 - Chryslers and Full Classics®

2012 - Foreign Cars and Full Classics®

2011 - Indiana-Built Cars and Full Classics®

2010 - Closed Cars and Full Classics®

1987-2013 Experience Posters Now Available

Celebrate 27 years of the Classic Car Club Museum's Experiences with spectacular posters by noted artists.

Imagine one of these big (24 x 36") colorful entertaining beauties on the wall of your den, office or car collection.

Choose from one or more of the following:

  • The Duesenberg Experience 1987 by Ken Eberts, 22 x 28"
  • The Rolls-Royce/Bentley 1988 by Ken Eberts, 22 x 28"
  • The 12/16 Cylinder Experience 1989 by N. Gray Counts, 18 x 24"
  • The Formal Car Experience 1990 by Robert Scheelk, 24 x 28"
  • The Senior Car Experience 1991 by Robert Hubbach, 24 x 28"
  • The Open Classic Experience 1992 by Charles Munday, 24 x 36"
  • The Cadillac-LaSalle 1993 Experience by Dennis Fritz, 24 x 36"


Museum Musings

What’s happening in the future and what we're doing to make the Museum a better place for you. Musings offers the reports, thoughts and valuable information from the CCCA Museum Board. More...

Gilmore Car Museum Events

The Gilmore Car Museum welcomes you to enjoy a unique experience among automobile museums in the United States.

Click here for the full schedule of events...

Join the Classic Car Club of America

Members of the Classic Car Club of America enjoy outstanding publications, unequalled fellowship and friendship, and opportunities to show and admire Classic automobiles.

Click here for complete membership benefits and to join...