The National Corvette Museum has received many awards and visits from celebrities. Take a look at our growing list of awards and famous visitors.
 
#1 Tourist Attraction in Kentucky (USA Today)
#1 of “12 Car Museums Worth a Detour” (NBCNews.com)
#1 “Best Stops for Car Aficionados“  (Parade Magazine)
1 of “50 States, 50 Spots for 2014” (CNN.com)
#2 Among Auto Museums in the U.S. (Edmunds)
#2 Among Luxury Auto Museums in the World (Forbes)
#2 Best Automobile Museum in the World (Travel Grove)
#4 Among Auto Museums in the World (Edmunds)
#5 of “9 Innovative Museums Your Kids Will Love” (Huffington Post)
#8 of 10 Great Places to Get Revved Up Again About Cars (USA Today)
#5 of Top 10 Best Automobile Museums to Visit in the US (Journey Etc.)
#3 of Top 10 Car Museums You Weren’t Aware Existed (Hot Cars)
10 Places in America Every Car Lover Needs to Visit (Popular Mechanics)
 
National Association of Automobile Museums Awards
2009
First Place Collateral Materials Division II
First Place Newsletters and Magazines Division II
Third Place Films and Videos Division II
2010
First Place Films and Videos Division II
Second Place Interpretive Exhibits Division II
Third Place Newsletters and Magazines – Division II
Third Place Collateral Materials – Division II
2011
First Place Collateral Materials Division II
First Place Events and Public Promotions Division II
Second Place Educational Programs
2012
Third Place Newsletters and Magazines Division II
Second Place Educational Programs Division II
First Place Collateral Materials Division II
First Place Film and Video Division II
First Place Newsletters and Magazines Division II
Second Place Events and Public Promotions – Division II
2013
First Place Collateral Materials Division II
Third Place Educational Programs Division II
Second Place Events and Public Promotions Division II
First Place Films and Videos Division II
First Place Newsletters and Magazines Division II
Third Place Educational Programs Division II
2014
Second Place Newsletters and Magazines Division II
Third Place Educational Programs Division II
Second Place Events and Public Promotions Division II
First Place Film and Video Division II
Second Place Web Design Division II
2015
Third Place Newsletters and Magazines Division II
Second Place Web Design Division II
First Place Website Design Division II
First Place Film and Video Division II
2016
First Place Web Design Division II
First Place Events and Public Promotions Division II
Third Place Collateral Materials Division II
Third Place Educational Programs Division II
Third Place Films and Videos Division II
Third Place Newsletters and Magazines Division II
Second Place Interpretive Exhibits Division II
2017
Third Place Collateral Materials Division II
Third Place Educational Programs Division II
First Place Events and Public Promotions Division II
Third Place Films and Videos Division II
Second Place Interpretive Exhibits Division II
Third Place Newsletters and Magazines Division II
First Place Films and Videos Division II
Second Place Events and Public Promotions
2018
Third Place Collateral Materials Division II
First Place Events and Public Promotions Division II
First Place Films and Videos Division II
Third Place Films and Videos Division II
First Place Interpretive Exhibits Division II
Third Place Newsletters and Magazines Division II
Certificate of Nomination for Award Newsletters and Magazines
 
Professional Marketing Association of Bowling Green, KY Awards
2010
Radio Advertisement or PSA
Honorable Mention – Web/Print Advertisement
2014
Out of Home – Gold
Newsletter – Gold
Specialty Items – Silver
Website – Silver
2017
Out of Home – Gold
E-mail Marketing – Silver
Radio – Silver
2018
Direct Mail – Gold
Print Ad, Newsletter or Magazine – Silver
Radio or Audio – Silver
2019
National Corvette Museum Elfi’s Silver Pearl Sisterhood Brochure – Best of Show
Rack card, Brochure, eBrochure or Direct Mail Elfi’s Silver Pearl Sisterhood – Gold
Specialty or Promo Item – Corvette Café Tables – Silver
Event or Fundraising Campaign – 25th Anniversary – Silver
 
Travel Awards
Trip Adviser Certificate of Excellence 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Kentucky Travel Industry Association Social Media Second Place
 
Celebrity Museum Visitors
Jefferson Starship
Tanya Tucker
Gunnar and Matthew Nelson
David Akers
Roy Orbison Jr.
Geneva
Cristy Lee
Jake Owen
Brad Paisley
Blue Oyster Cult
Bob Lutz
Bruce Melnick
Coach Boone
Craig Anderson
Rick Hendrick
Jack LaLanne
Joe Kenda
John Oates
Kenny Perry
Kix Brooks
Mario Andretti
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
Paula Deen
Ron Fellows
Rutledge Wood
Steve Wariner
JP Kraemer
Neil Giraldo
Sandra and Michael Brown
Toddy Deano