Museum Collections Building Dedicated

Fast Collections Campus
Last summer the National Corvette Museum acquired the former Fraternal Order of Police Lodge on Corvette Drive. The 8,000 square foot facility, which opened in 2002, sits on 7.5 acres and adjoins existing Museum property. The Museum had originally owned the land. On Wednesday, June 24 the building was officially dedicated and named the Chuck, …

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Sharing their Car with Others

1996 Corvette
Couple Donate 1996 Grand Sport for Others to Enjoy If you ask Larry and Carol Watkins how many Corvettes they’ve owned, there would be a little confusion as to whether 6 or 7 is the correct answer because one Corvette in their collection they’ve owned twice! “Growing up as a teen in the late 50s, …

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A Home of Appreciation

Phil Weisgerber
Bowling Green Visitors Discover Museum, Donate Corvette Born and raised in Green Village, New Jersey, renowned illustrator Phillip J. (‘Phil’) Weisgerber studied at the National Academy of Fine Arts and Design in New York, and at the Art Center College of Design in Los Angeles before working in the aerospace industry for TRW (now known …

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C8 Corvette Wins ‘Best Interior’ From WardsAuto

C8 Interior
The ’20 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray ($78,820 as tested) was named a 2020 Wards 10 Best Interiors winner from a list of 32 eligible new interiors. Remaining winners will be announced one a day, in random order, until June 24. Recipients will be honored Aug. 19 during a three-day virtual event that includes the WardsAuto Interiors …

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Couple Donate their “AC” Corvette

Ken Parr Donation
Kenneth Parr’s Corvette story is divided into two eras that he and wife Susan jokingly refer to as “BC” and “AC” – or “before children” and “after college.” We know many Corvette families have similar eras as part of their story. Ken’s first Corvette was purchased in 1974, but he didn’t get to keep the …

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