Call it a hood ornament or mascot, it's all about style.
From iconic trademarks to custom-designs for drivers from a bygone era, you’ll find one of North America’s largest collections of hood ornaments and automotive mascots at the Gilmore Car Museum. Included in this vast collection are rare, exciting, and original hood ornaments donated to the Classic Car Club of America Museum by Marvin Tamaroff, displayed in the Barrett Barn for visitors to enjoy.
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A Taste of What You’ll See
Goddess With Glass Wings
1937 Cadillac mascot. Country of origin is the United States of America.
Spirit of Ecstasy
1932-35 Rolls Royce mascot. Country of origin is the United Kingdom.
1920s era skull with hinged jaw and crossbones. Country of origin is the United States of America.
Goddess of Speed
1938 Packard mascot. Country of origin is the United States of America.
Explore Other Exhibits
Born to Perform: The Era of the Muscle Car
The Negro Motorist Green Book
Realistic to Whimsical: Tin Toy Cars of Yesteryear
A Century of Motorcycles
Disney Magic and More
1930s Shell Station
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With Over 90 Acres and Dozens of Facilities, the Gilmore Car Museum is the Perfect Place to Host an Event.