Past Events

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Rock & Roll Rendezvous

Special event

Celebrate the 50s and 60s - music, fashion, cars, bike, rock and dance plus.

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Adelaide Small Ford Show

Special event

Adelaide Small Ford Show

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Mad Max: Fury Road summer outdoor movie screening

Special event

Fang it to the Museum for an outdoor summer screening of the award winning movie Mad Max: Fury Road

Outdoor screening in the Museum grounds

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Club Space - Armstrong Siddeley Club of Australia (South Australia Branch).

Temporary exhibition

until 16 April 2016

The Armstrong Siddeley Car Club in Australia was formed in 1960 by a group of Sydney enthusiasts.

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50th Anniversary Picnic at the Mill

Special event

The Museum will be open normal hours from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm The anniversary celebrations will be between 11.00 am and 3.00 pm

The National Motor Museum is a much loved Adelaide Hills attraction which holds the largest public collection of motor vehicles in Australia. The 50th Anniversary Picnic at the Mill on Sunday 22 November will...

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Take Your Tops Off

Special event

Saturday 31 October 2015, 10am to 5pm

A day of fun and femininity at the National Motor Museum sponsored by Shannons.

Owners of convertible cars, from veteran to modern are invited to register for this inaugural South Australian event to raise money for the National Breast Cancer Foundation during National Breast Cancer Month ...

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Fast Cars & Video Games - School Holidays Sept/Oct

School holiday activity

Monday 28 September to Sunday 11 October, 10am to 5pm.

Visit the National Motor Museum these school holidays and try out some of the best racing videogames of all time. 

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Bay to Birdwood Classic Finish Event

Special event

Sunday 27 September 2015, 10am-5pm

The Bay to Birdwood is the largest historic motoring event of its kind in the world. This year the Bay to Birdwood Classic on Sunday 27 September will see over 1500 vehicles...

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Dads FREE on Father's Day

Special event

Give dad a special gift this father's and take him to the National Motor Museum for FREE.

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Chrysler Heritage Tour

Guided Tour
Bookings are essential

Sunday 23 August 2015, 10am sharp - 3.30pm

This bus tour includes the heritage sites of TJ Richards, Chrysler Australia and later Mitsubishi Motors Australia in the greater Adelaide area. Motoring historian and author Gavin Farmer and curator Matthew Lombard will delve into the history of both the Richards family and the company from its inception through to its incorporation into the multinational empires of Chrysler and subsequent takeover by Mitsubishi Motors.

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