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Transportation Museums and Structures

Museums and other structures dedicated to the history of transportation. They often have exhibits of vehicles, railroad cars, planes and other modes of travel.


Air Zoo

Portage, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, 49002
The Air Zoo, founded as the Kalamazoo Aviation History Museum, is an aviation museum and indoor amusement park. The Air Zoo holds many historical and rare aircraft. Many of its antique planes are airworthy.



Alliance, Box Butte County, Nebraska, 69301
Carhenge consists of 39 automobiles arranged in a circle measuring about 29 meters (95 ft) in diameter. Some are held upright in pits 1.5 meters (4.9 ft) deep, trunk end down, and arches have been formed by welding automobiles atop the supporting models.


Gilmore Car Museum

Hickory Corners, Barry County, Michigan, 49060
The Gilmore Car Museum houses one of Michigan's largest collections of classic and vintage automobiles. Over 300 vintage and collector vehicles and motorcycles from all eras are on display in over a dozen vintage buildings located on 90 acres (36 ha).


Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum

Paradise, Chippewa County, Michigan, 49768
The Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum is located at the Whitefish Point Light Station. The museum exhibits artifacts from shipwrecks from the Whitefish Point Underwater Preserve and the bell from the wreck of the SS Edmund Fitzgerald.


Greyhound Bus Museum

Hibbing, Saint Louis County, Minnesota, 55746
The Greyhound Bus Museum is located where Carl Wickman and Andrew "Bus Andy" Anderson started their first bus service in 1914 transporting fellow miners in a 1914 Hupmobile. It would become the famous Greyhound bus company in 1929.


Museum of Flight

Tukwila, Washington, 98108
The Museum of Flight is a private non-profit air and space museum in the northwest United States. As the largest private air and space museum in the world, it also hosts the largest K-12 educational programs in the world.


National Corvette Museum

Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky, 42101
The National Corvette Museum showcases the Chevrolet Corvette, an American sports car that has been in production since 1953. It is located in Bowling Green, Kentucky, off Interstate 65's Exit 28.


National Farm Toy Museum

Dyersville, Dubuque County, Iowa, 52040
The National Farm Toy Museum is a museum specializes in preserving and displaying scale models, replicas, and toys based on farm equipment. The museum has over 30,000 guests each year and about 30,000 farm toys.


RailsWest Railroad Museum

Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, 51503
RailsWest includes historical exhibits on the eight railroads that served the Council Bluffs community along with displays on the Railway Mail Service and an extensive HO scale model railroad.


RV/MH Hall of Fame

Elkhart, Indiana
The RV/MH Hall of Fame is a 100,000 sq. ft. museum in Elkhart, Indiana that features a variety of historical recreational vehicles from Airstream, Winnebago, and other American makers.


Seashore Trolley Museum

Kennebunkport, York County, Maine, 04046
The Seashore Trolley Museum is the world's oldest and largest museum of mass transit vehicles. While the main focus of the collection is trolley cars (trams), it also includes rapid transit trains, trolley buses, and motor buses.


Strategic Air and Space Museum

Ashland, Saunders County, Nebraska, 68003
The Strategic Air and Space Museum is a museum focusing on aircraft and nuclear missiles of the United States Air Force. The objective of the museum is to preserve and display historic aircraft, missile, and space vehicles and provide educational resources.

Top 10 Most Popular Transportation Museums and Structures Landmarks

  1. Carhenge
  2. Air Zoo
  3. Museum of Flight
  4. National Farm Toy Museum
  5. Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum
  6. Strategic Air and Space Museum
  7. Gilmore Car Museum
  8. Greyhound Bus Museum
  9. RailsWest Railroad Museum
  10. Seashore Trolley Museum