The Forney Museum of Transportation is a one-of-a-kind collection of over 600 artifacts relating to historical transportation. It began 60 years ago with a single 1921 Kissel, but soon expanded to include vehicles of all kinds. Today it includes not just vehicles, but also buggies, motorcycles, steam locomotives, aircraft, carriages, rail equipment, fire apparatus, public transportation, sleighs, bicycles, toys and diecast models, vintage apparel and much, much more! Also view Amelia Earhart's Kissel Car! Admission: Adults (13-61) $12, Children (3-12) $6, Seniors (62+) $10.
- Hours: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm Sun: 12pm-5pm
- Miles to airport: 20
- Miles to CCC: 3
- Total Capacity (if applicable): 500
- Onsite Parking Spaces: 110
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- Group Activities Description: We provide both self-guided and guided tours for groups of 10 or more. Self-guided groups receive a group discount of $1 off each regular admission and guided groups are admitted for an additional cost. Guided tours are 45 minutes to 1 hour for adults and seniors and 30 minutes for children. We can tailor a tour for your specific interests and we offer Highlights of the Forney Museum or Famous American Inventors. The museum is wheelchair accessible throughout with the exception of the entrance to the Big Boy cab and the vehicles guests may sit in.
- Group Performance Description: Group performance space is available in the exhibit hall for groups of 10 to 350. Maximum of 350 guests and performers. Must be scheduled 3 weeks in advance.
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- Description The Forney Museum of Transportation welcomes the private and public use of its facilities. Have your conferences, social gatherings, workshops, classes, meetings, parties, birthday celebrations and more in an environment that is filled with history!
- Largest Room 500
- Reception Capacity 500
- Space Notes Complimentary internet and free parking.
- Catering Any licensed caterer
- Type of Venue Gallery/Museum
- Type of Event Reception, Banquet, Tradeshow/Expo
- Banquet Capacity 350
- Number of Rooms 3
- Banquet Capacity: 350
- Reception Capacity: 500
- Banquet Capacity: 60
- Reception Capacity: 100
- Banquet Capacity: 15
- Reception Capacity: 25
Studebaker: Mid-Century Modern Era
Aug 1, 2019 - Oct 31, 2019
Studebaker: Mid-Century Modern Era. This exhibit looks at the styling, history, and advertisements of Studebaker up to their eventual shuttering in 1967.
Opening Reception: Jaguar
Nov 1, 2019
Make it a formal affair! Don’t miss your chance to see the new Jaguar exhibit at the Forney which will feature rare models such as the SS-100, C-Type, and D-types. Be the first to view the Jaguars while mingling with Forney staff and Jaguar...
Stroll through this one-of-a-kind collection and explore the grace, space and pace of Jaguar with a selectino of cars from the 1930s to 1980s.