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Per statewide executive order, the Museum is closed to the public beginning March 19, 2020. R8C Museum Deliveries of Corvettes will continue. The Corvette Cafe is open for carry-out. <Read more>

America’s Sports Car… an exciting legend produced only in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Museum features over 80 Corvettes in periodic settings, including mint classics, one-of-a-kind prototypes and modern-day wonders of engineering and design. Test your knowledge at interactive trivia kiosks, and don’t miss the chance to try a Corvette on for size in our lobby where we have a 2017 Stingray waiting for you. Displays continually rotate so no two visits are the same. Round out your visit with a souvenir from the Corvette Store, grab a bite to eat in the Corvette Cafe, and race over to the NCM Motorsports Park to spectate or take a lap!

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What’s Happening

Events

Mar
31
Tue
MiM Plantation Tour
Mar 31 @ 5:00 pm – Apr 4 @ 11:00 am

MiM ‘Plantation Tour’

MArch 31st – April 4th, 2020

NCM ‘Museum in Motion” is heading to New Orleans. Start off your Corvette Season by heading to New Orleans. Officially starting Tuesday evening, Tuesday, March 31st – come visit a place where centuries old architecture is the backdrop for a culture so invigorating, it will arouse your spirit. New Orleans neighborhoods are where the culture and creativity of the Crescent City come to life. From the historic French Quarter to the elegant Garden District to the music-filled Marigny, there is great food, music and more to be found across the city.

Make sure you sign on to NCM eNews to get the latest information on all MiM (Museum in Motion) events and on-site events including opening of registration and fees. Questions, contact Bryce @ 270-777-4506 or Maci @ 270-467-8804

This event is currently sold out – TO BE PUT ON THE WAIT LIST FOR THIS EVENT PLEASE EMAIL MACI AT

 

Advance registration closes at 5:00pm on Thursday, March 5, 2020 or until sold out

** No registrations or refunds available after that date. **

Please call Maci (270)467-8804 or Bryce (270)777-4506 to register by phone

 Registration fee:

Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1450
Passenger / alternate driver $500

Non-Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1490

Passenger / alternate driver $540

  • Note: Non-member pricing does NOT include a 1 yr membership to NCM. To become a member – please call Becky at 270-467-8836

 

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2020 MiM ‘Plantation Tour- New Orleans’

 Host Hotel: Hampton Inn & Suites Elmwood New Orleans

5150 Mounes St.

Harahan, LA 70123

(4-night stay included in registration)

 
TUESDAY, March 31
 
3:00pm Check-in Hampton Inn & Suites Elmwood

The hotel is off both Highway 90 and I-10, a 15-minute drive from downtown New Orleans, the French Quarter, Jackson Square and Bourbon Street. Tulane University and Audubon Park are six miles from the hotel. Guests looking for food close to home are within walking distance of a variety of options featuring everything from seafood to Mexican food to fast food. The hotel is five minutes from Zephyr Field. Shoppers are two minutes from Elmwood Center and five minutes from the Clearview Mall

  • Lodging included in registration
 
6:00pm ‘Meet n Greet’

  • Location ‘To Be Announced’
  • Short introductions, Discuss the week’s events, Q & A session
  • Dinner included in registration
 
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1
6:00am – 8:00am Continental Breakfast at Hampton Inn & Suites
 
8:15am Group Meeting in Front Lobby
 
8:30am Depart for Oak Alley Plantation
 
9:30am – 1:15pm Arrive for Tour and Lunch at Oak Alley Plantation

A powerful testimony to the rich history of the antebellum south, Oak Alley invites visitors to explore all facets of her plantation past.  The Slavery at Oak Alley exhibit, Civil War exhibit, Sugarcane Theater and Big House offer an experience as compelling as the plantation’s 25 historic acres and 300-year old allee of oaks. 

 

 
1:15pm Leave for Evergreen Plantation
 
1:30pm – 4:00pm Arrive and Tour Evergreen Plantation

Evergreen Plantation is the most intact plantation complex in the South with 37 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places. Site of filming for several Movies including Django Unchained, Roots (2016), and the Free State of Jones.

 

 
4:15pm – 5:15pm Depart back to Hampton Inn & Suites Elmwood

  •  5150 Mounes Street, Harahan, LA 70123
  • Lodging included is registration

 

 
Dinner on your own

  •  Many restaurants in the area of Hampton Inn

 

 
THURSDAY, APRIL 2
 
 6:00am – 8:30am Continental Breakfast at Hampton Inn
 
8:45am Board Motorcoach for a day in the City of New Orleans!!

We will be dropped off in the heart of the city in Jackson Square.

 Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tours from City Sightseeing New Orleans

 City Sightseeing New Orleans is the most entertaining, informative, and fun City Tour you can find that offers transportation approximately every 30 minutes on an exhilarating open-top, double-decker bus!

HOP-ON! and in a single 2-hour loop, experience a complete City Tour — 3 centuries of history, architecture, and culture narrated live in English by your very own Tour Host – see the Garden District, French Quarter, and CBD.

HOP-OFF! at any stop along the way and explore New Orleans most popular neighborhoods, attractions, and shopping districts – or – take advantage of our Guided Walking Tours in the French Quarter and Garden District, included Free with 3 Day Tickets.

See the city at your own pace, the next bus is less than 30 minutes away!

Itinerary:

STOP 1. Jackson Square (Jax Brewery – Decatur and St. Peters Street)

STOP 2. Historic French Market (N. Peters St. and Ursulines Ave.)

STOP 3. Esplanade (Barracks Street and N. Peters Street

STOP 4. Treme (Rampart and Gov. Nicholls St.)

STOP 5. Basin St. Station (501 Basin St.)

STOP 6. Canal Street (50 Canal Street)

STOP 7. Riverfront at Harrah’s Casino (Convention Center Blvd & Poydras)

STOP 8. Central Business District (Poydras & Carondolet)

STOP 9: Louisiana Superdome – Hyatt Regency (601 Loyola Ave)

STOP 10: National WWII Museum (945 Magazine St.)

STOP 11. Jackson Avenue and Magazine Street

STOP 12. Garden District (Magazine Street and Washington Ave)

STOP 13. Magazine Street and Louisiana Ave)

STOP 14. St. Charles Ave (Louisiana Ave and St. Charles Ave.)

STOP 15. St. Charles Ave (2020 St. Charles Ave)

STOP 16. Mardi Gras World (1380 Port of New Orleans Place)

STOP 17. Arts District (Corner Julia Street and S. Peters Street)

STOP 18. Harrah’s Casino on St. Peters St and Poydras St.)

Do your homework ahead of time to make the most of your time in the city!

 City Sightseeing tickets included in registration – Bus only

  • All admissions throughout the day on your own.

 

 
6:15pm Steamboat Natchez Dinner Jazz Cruise

Savor the beauty and romance of the New Orleans skyline aboard the authentic Steamboat Natchez. Your two-hour dinner cruise from the heart of the French Quarter shows you why the city was founded on the beautiful crescent of the lower Mississippi River.

  •  Departs from the Toulouse Street Wharf behind Jax Brewery / walking distance from your city sightseeing Stop 1
  • Live Jazz by the Grammy nominated ‘Dukes of Dixieland’
  • Casual buffet style dining
  • Dinner Cruise included in registration
 
9:00pm Board Motorcoach back to Hampton Inn & Suites Elmwood
 
FRIDAY, APRIL 3
 
6:00am – 8:30am Continental Breakfast at Hampton Inn & Suites
 
8:45am Group Meeting in Front Lobby
 
9:00am Depart for Houmas House Plantation & Gardens
 
10:00am – 1:30pm Arrive for Tour and Lunch at Houmas House Plantation & Gardens

Houmas House Plantation and Gardens, between Baton Rouge and New Orleans, allows visitors to experience the life of a wealthy Sugar Baron in the 1800’s. Tour the historic Louisiana Plantation and explore 38 acres of lush gardens or relax with a refreshing mint julep and enjoy the breeze off the nearby Mississippi River.

  • 40136 Highway 942 Darrow, LA 70725
  • Guided Tour and Lunch
  • https://houmashouse.com/
  • Tour & lunch included in registration
 
1:45pm – 3:15pm Depart Houmas House for Swamp Tour
 
4:00pm – 6:00pm Jean Lafitte Swamp Tour

Journey with us by boat, Cajun-style, for a 1 hour 45-minute tour through the heart of Southern Louisiana’s swamplands in the protected Jean Lafitte National Park and Preserve’s Barataria Preserve. Experience real-life adventure from the comfort of the swamp boats. Tour back into the privately-owned meandering bayous and take a look into the past. View moss draped cypress trees, fascinating plant life and the creatures who make their homes here.

  •  6601 Leo Kerner Lafitte Pkwy Marrero, LA70072
  • Your Cajun guide is a native of the area who will share with you the legends and lore of Louisiana’s still untamed wilderness.
  • Swamp ride included in your registration
 
6:30pm – 7:30pm Dinner at Restaurant de Famillies

Bayou des Familles, a lazy waterway home to many alligators, turtles, egrets and other wildlife, takes center stage as our restaurant’s design provides its diners with a natural picture show. It’s in this unique setting where friends and family unite to experience southern Louisiana charm and culture in its finest form. It’s an experience not to be soon forgotten.

  •  7163 Barataria Blvd. Marrero, LA (directly across from the swamp tours)
  • Dinner included in your registration

 

 
7:30pm – 8:00pm Depart back to Hampton Inn and Suites Elmwood

  •  5150 Mounes Street, Harahan, LA 70123

 

 
 
SATURDAY, APRIL 4
 
6:00am – 10:00am Continental Breakfast – Check out Hampton Inn & Suites
 

 Travel safely home and thank you for joining the

MiM 2020 ‘Plantation Tour – New Orleans’

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May
14
Thu
The Gathering @ National Corvette Museum
May 14 – May 16 all-day

2020 Gathering
This Gathering Event
has been cancelled for 2020

The National Corvette Museum hosts The Gathering along with the ZR-1 Net Registry http://www.zr1netregistry.com/, and the Grand Sport Registry http://www.grandsportregistry.com/. Open to all those interested in the 4th Generation Corvette, these two organizations and the NCM are working to bring participants activities, seminars, road tours, MSP touring laps, and Karting along with information specific to their interest to the C4 Generation, ZR-1, and Grand Sport Corvettes.

 

May
26
Tue
MiM Branson Experience
May 26 @ 3:00 pm – May 30 @ 11:00 am

MiM ‘Branson Experience’

 MAy 26th – May 30th, 2020

How about a ‘Museum in Motion” to the legendary Branson, MO?!! Its 76 Country Boulevard is famously lined with theaters, which once hosted mostly country music performers but today present diverse entertainment. Stay at the Hotel Grand Victorian. Centrally located on the 76 Strip, less than 3 miles from world class shopping at the Branson Landing, and walking distance from all of the best shows, restaurants, and attractions.

This MiM will include a day drives to beautiful Eureka Springs as well as a Dogwood Canyon drive. Enjoy ‘The Showboat Branson Belle Dinner Cruise and a #1 Hits of the 60’s show. Free time is also on the agenda to explore Branson as you wish!

Make sure you sign on to NCM eNews to get the latest information on all MiM (Museum in Motion) events and on-site events including opening of registration and fees. For Questions contact Bryce @ 270-777-4506 or Maci @ 270-467-8804

Advance registration closes at 5:00pm on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 or until sold out

No registrations or refunds are available after that date.

 

Please call Bryce (270)777-4506 or Maci (270)467-8804 to register by phone

This tour includes 4 hotel nights, Noted meals, admission to attractions, and shows.

 

Registration fee:

Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1,450
Passenger / alternate driver $300

 

Non-Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1,490

Passenger / alternate driver $340

THIS EVENT IS CURRENTLY SOLD OUT – TO BE PUT ON THE WAIT LIST FOR THIS EVENT PLEASE EMAIL MACI AT 

2020 MiM ‘Branson Experience’

Host Hotel:

Hotel Grand Victorian

2325 W Highway 76

Branson, MO 65616

 

TUESDAY, MAY 26
 
4:00pm Car Wash provided by Tri Lakes Corvette Club

  • Grand Victorian Parking Lot
 
4:00pm Check-in at Hotel Grand Victorian

Meet us at Hotel Grand Victorian continues a tradition of excellence and simple elegance among Branson hotels. Centrally located on the 76 Strip, less than 3 miles from world class shopping at the Branson Landing, and walking distance from all of the best shows, restaurants, and attractions.

 

  • 2325 W Highway 76, Branson, MO 65616
  • Lodging included in registration
 
4:00pm – 5:30pm Credential pickup in motel lobby

 

 
7:00pm ‘Meet n Greet’ Pizza Party at Grand Victorian Hotel

  • Short introductions discuss the MiM itinerary, & Q & A session
  • Dinner included in your registration
 
WEDNESDAY, MAY 27
Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast at Hotel
 
8:00am Stage in parking lot
 
8:15am Depart for Eureka Springs

  • Approximately 52-mile ride
 
9:30am Arrive Eureka Springs Transit and Welcome Center

  • 137 W. Van Buren (Hwy 62W)

 

       
10:00am – 11:30am Open Air Trolley Tour

See a different side of Eureka from one of their open-air trams.
Each narrated tour lasts approximately 85 minutes and has 2 stops,
the 1886 Crescent Hotel and one of their lovely springs, Grotto Spring.

 

  • Open-Air Trams. Please dress appropriately for the season & the weather
  • Tram tour included with your registration

 

 
11:45am Lunch at Forest Hill Restaurant

  • Lunch included in your registration
  • 3016 E Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632

 

 
12:45pm – 6:00pm Enjoy Beautiful Downtown Eureka Springs or Head Back to Branson

 

 
*On Your Own* Return to Branson
 
6:15pm Stage in hotel parking lot
 
Immediately Following Leave for ‘The Showboat Branson Belle Dinner Cruise’

  • 4800 State Highway 165 Branson, MO 65616
  • Approximately 8 miles from hotel

 

 
7:30pm – 9:30pm ‘The Showboat Branson Belle Dinner Cruise’

The Showboat Branson Belle offers you an enjoyable cruise on Table Rock Lake, delicious meal, and a variety show of comedy, dancing, and music. This two-hour cruise would surely be a highlight of your Branson MiM.

 

  • Cruise lasts approximately 2.5 hours
  • Gift Shop on site
  • Cruise and dinner included in your registration
 
Immediately Following Head back to Hotel Grand Victorian

 

  •  2325 W Highway 76, Branson, MO 65616

 

 

THURSDAY, MAY 28

 7:00am – 9:30am Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast at hotel
 
9:30am – 1:00pm Enjoy Free Time On Your Own
 
Immediately Following Stage & Depart for Clay Cooper Theater

  • 3216 West State St. Branson, MO
  • Approximately 5 miles
1:30pm Arrive Clay Cooper Theater
 
2:00pm – 4:00pm #1 Hits of the 60’s Show

This fun and exciting show takes you through the 60’s with hits from genre’s like the British Invasion, Motown, California Surfin’, and the Age of Aquarius. The cast reminisces with audience members as they sing and dance to tracks from The Beatles, Beach Boys, The Temptations, and more. Dancers bring back the grooves of classic crazes like The Pony, Mashed Potato, and The Batman. The show takes you back in time with over 100 costume changes, groovy songs, dance numbers, and video segments highlighting historic moments of the 60’s with an included tribute to our veterans. Test your knowledge in the trivia segment and enjoy the show!

 

  • Show admission included with registration
 
4:30pm Arrive back at hotel or enjoy some free time in Branson
 
6:45pm Stage / leave parking lot of hotel for Dixie Stampede Theater

  • 1525 W 76 Country Blvd, Branson, MO 65616
 
Immediately Following Pre-Show Dixie Stampede

Start out your Dixie Stampede experience with their exciting pre-show. The performances vary, so you never know what fun performance awaits you. Magicians, jugglers, and many other wonderful showmen will give you almost a full hour of entertainment before the main show! Showing up early to a performance has never been so thrilling as it is with the Dixie Stampede, where guests can stroll the amazing Horse Walk and meet the four-legged stars of the show!

 

 
8:00pm – 10:00pm Dixie Stampede Dinner Show

Enjoy admission to Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Dinner & Show for country entertainment at its finest. With magnificent riders and a hearty meal, you will enjoy an evening of entertainment and fun with this legendary event!

 

  • Dinner & Show included with your registration

 

 
10:15pm Return to Hotel Grand Victorian

 

  • 2325 W Highway 76, Branson, MO 65616

 

 
FRIDAY, MAY 29  
Continental Breakfast
8:30am Drivers Meeting & Stage in Parking Lot
Immediately Following Depart for Dogwood Canyon

 

  • 2038 West State Hwy 86, Lampe, MO

 

 
9:35am Arrive at Dogwood Canyon – Ozarks Nature Activities
9:45am – 1:30pm Wildlife Tram Tour & Lunch

Call it a “ride on the wild side,” if you will. Step aboard our comfortable, open-air trams and explore the beauty of Dogwood Canyon on our 2-hour Wildlife Tram Tour. You’ll wind through the canyon floor, past towering bluffs and waterfalls, making a stop at the Glory Hole (a magnificent blue-green pool where some of our largest trout reside). Then cross the Arkansas border where your tram may mingle with herds of American bison, elk, whitetail deer and Texas longhorn

 

  • Included in registration

 

 
11:15am Hamburger & Hot Dog BBQ Next to the Spring Fed Creek

 

  • Included in registration
  • Visit Tree House & Nature Center

 

1:30pm Depart Back to Branson – Hotel Grand Victorian

 

  • 2325 W Highway 76, Branson, MO 65616

 

2:00pm – 5:00pm Afternoon to enjoy Branson on your own
 
5:00pm Depart for Entertainment Complex

Entertainment complex featuring a Full Movie Theater, restaurants, shopping & more.

  • 3562 Shepherd of the Hills Expy, Branson, MO 65616

 

 
5:30pm – 6:30pm Farewell Banquet at McFarlains

McFarlain’s Family Restaurant is a Branson exclusive. This full-service restaurant, located inside the Branson Entertainment Complex, is famous for its legendary Ozarks cuisine, homemade pies, unique atmosphere and entertaining hospitality!

  • Dinner included in registration

 

 
6:30pm Enjoy a Film!

  • Stick around and enjoy a Movie – New Releases
  • Movie included in registration

 

 
9:00pm Depart for Hotel Grand Victorian

  • 2325 W Highway 76, Branson, MO 65616

 

 
SATURDAY, MAY 30  
 
7:00am – 9:30am Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Check-out

 

 

 

 
Travel safely home and thank you for joining the

MiM ‘Branson Experience’

 

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Visit the Museum

Hours and directions

Open 8am-5pm CT, 7 Days a Week. The last admission tickets are sold at 4:30pm

Closed New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

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Admission

$12 Adults, $10 Seniors, $7 Youth (5-12), 4 and under Free, Active Military Free.

Various discounts and coupons available. Group rates offered for 15 or more people with advance reservations only.

Corvette Plant Tour

The Corvette Plant is located just across the street. Plant Tours have been suspended and we do not currently have a date for reopening. For more information on the Corvette Plant Tours click here.

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