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About The America on Wheels

America On Wheels offers a glimpse of the past, present and future of the nation's over-the-road transportation system and preserve its history by looking back in time, collecting valuable artifacts and vehicles and illustrating the tremendous impact transportation has had on people's daily lives. How big is the building? The building is a 43,000 sq.-ft. facility: 43,000 sq. ft. of new construction added to the existing 5,600 -sq.-ft. historic structure. What is inside? The elaborate galleries of America On Wheels features the vehicles that put our nation, literally, on the road to international leadership in automotive transportation. The museum provides three large exhibit galleries. The center concourse features exhibit areas as well. In all, the museum has more than 23,000 sq.-ft. of exhibit space. The concourse and the South Gallery tells the story of the development of over-the-road transportation and the American trucking industry. The North Gallery features a long-term education exhibit on alternative fuels and the second floor West Gallery showcases changing vehicle exhibits. The museum has a lobby area, an orientation theater a large gift shop and a catering prep area. The second floor houses the museum classroom and library, curatorial prep area as well as a special event room that is available for hosting symposiums, business meetings receptions and private parties.

OPENING TIMES : January - March : Wednesday - Saturday : 10am-4pm Sunday - 12n - 4pm April - December Tuesday - Saturday : 10am-5pm Sunday 12n - 5pm

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Please do not contact directly about the America on Wheels as they will not be able to reply to your mail.

Use the website address or contact numbers below. Thank you.

▶ Address : 5 North Front Street, Allentown, PA 18102, USA

▶ Contact Number : 610-432-4200

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