National Corvette Museum
National Corvette Museum
 
LISTING  OF  FAQ's

1. WHAT HOURS ARE YOU OPEN?
The NCM is open 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Central Time) 7 days a week - year round. The last admission tickets will be sold at 4:30pm CT. NCM is closed only on Easter, Thanksgiving day, December 24th and 25th, and New Years day.
Phone: 270.781.7973 ~ Fax: 270.781.5286 ~ Toll Free: 800.53.VETTE (83883).

2. DOES THE CORVETTE ASSEMBLY PLANT HAVE TOURS?
Yes. Tours are offered Monday through Friday at 8:30am, 11:30am and 1pm CT. The cost is $7 per person. Please visit their website for complete tour information, updated schedule, plant closings, etc. at www.bowlinggreenassemblyplant.com. You may also click the link above for more information on the plant from our website.

The National Corvette Museum also offers a variety of in-depth plant tours for those wanting a more personalized and private experience. Please visit our pages for information on V.I.P. Tours, Buyers Tour, R8C Delivery and Xperience.

3. CAN I BRING A CAMERA IN TO THE PLANT AND MUSEUM?
Cameras are not allowed in the plant, but cameras and video equipment are welcomed at the museum.

4. HOW FAR IS IT FROM LOUISVILLE OR NASHVILLE?
NCM is located approximately 60 miles north of Nashville and 100 miles south of Louisville.

5. EXACTLY WHERE IS THE MUSEUM LOCATED?
We are located on I-65 at Exit 28. Both the museum and plant are visible from the interstate. When you exit the interstate you will be making a left at the first stoplight to reach the Museum. To reach the plant you make a right at the first stoplight. Address is 350 Corvette Dr. Bowling Green, KY 42101. View a map of the grounds here.

6. IS THERE PARKING AVAILABLE FOR RVs?
Yes, NCM has plenty of parking for buses, RVs and trucks. Turn into the museum at Gate A (the first entrance) and follow the signs for parking. You will be driving straight past the front entrance to the museum and the truck parking lot will be on the right. Parking at the Museum is free. Download a map of the parking lots here.

7 IS THERE AN ADMISSION FEE FOR THE MUSEUM OR PLANT?
Admission to the museum is: $10.00 adults, $5.00 children 6-16, 5 years or younger are FREE, family rate $25.00 and Senior Citizens (62 or older) $8.00. Plant tours must be arranged with the plant and there is a $7.00 fee. Click for more information.

8. WHERE IS THE NEAREST AIRPORT?
Bowling Green has a small airport that can accommodate private and smaller commercial jets only. The closest international airport is located in Nashville, approximately 60 miles south of Bowling Green. You may also want to check with the Louisville Airport, it is only approximately 90 minutes from the museum.

9. ARE THERE ANY RESTAURANTS IN THE MUSEUM?
The museum has the Corvette Cafe in our new addition. The Cafe is open for breakfast Monday through Saturday, 8am until 10:30am. Lunch is available 7 days-a-week from 10:30am until 3:30pm.

10. WHAT LODGING IS AVAILABLE IN THE AREA?
The Museum proudly recommends our business member hotels, motels, campgrounds and bed and breakfasts. Below is a list of those establishments.

11. DO I HAVE TO PAY TO VISIT THE CORVETTE STORE GIFT SHOP?
No, come and visit our 4,000+ square foot Corvette Store for "that special gift for that special someone".

12. DO YOU HAVE GROUP RATES?
A Group Rate is available for 15 or more guests: Adults $7, Seniors $6, Children/Students $4. For those groups arriving by bus, we provide 2 complimentary admissions per bus. Admission for Corvette Club Groups is $6 per person. For more information on planning your group tour, click here. If you have a student group, click here for our Teacher's Corner. Corvette Clubs can visit our Club Visits page here.

13. DO YOU HAVE ANY DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE?
Members of the NCM get in free (except during special events). There is a $2.00 discount upon presentation of an ID card for AAA Members, Military Veterans, GM Employees or College Students. Discount coupons are also available from various sources. Active Military with ID are admitted free.

14. WHAT ELSE IS THERE TO SEE IN OR NEAR BOWLING GREEN?
Bowling Green-Warren County has a vast array of special events and activities. Contact the Convention and Visitors Bureau for details at 800 326-7465 or to request your free Visitor's Guide.