The Canton Classic Car Museum was established by the late Marshall Belden, Sr in 1978. The museum currently exhibits forty-five rare and unusual classic and special interest automobiles. The gorgeous vehicles are complemented by the thousands of pieces of historical memorabilia displayed throughout the museum. The Canton Classic Car Museum has something for everyone. Automobilia. Vintage toys. Steam engines. Movie posters. Historic photography. Oriental rugs. Meyer's Lake Park and Canton historical displays. The list goes on and on.
The Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum, a Collection of Western Reserve Historical Society, presents the history of land and air transportation by using interesting, engaging and entertaining exhibits, displays and activities. The Museum collects and preserves historically and technically important automobiles, aircraft, bicycles, motorcycles, spacecraft and related accessories and archival materials that illustrate the development of transportation and its connection to the culture and history of Northeast Ohio, the United States and the world. The Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum, showcases nearly 200 antique, vintage, and classic automobiles, motorcycles, bicycles, automobile culture and aircraft. The Crawford collection is one of the top ten in the nation, according to Car Collector magazine.
Carillon Historical Park showcases Dayton’s rich heritage of creativity, invention, and milestones in transportation that changed the nation and the world. Founded by Colonel Edward and Edith Deeds, the Park is situated on a beautiful 65-acre campus between the Great Miami River and a glacial moraine. The Park shares the region’s history from its founding in 1796 through the important local contributions made during World War II. Visitors learn about these achievements while strolling through the Park’s 25 historical buildings and interacting with hundreds of artifacts and exhibits. Among them is the 1905 Wright Flyer III, the world's first practical airplane and National Historic Landmark, the 1835 B&O (Grasshopper) steam locomotive, and the first automobile self-starter. Visitors also experience Dayton’s pioneer history and its importance as a major transportation center illustrated by remnants of the Miami-Erie Canal. The Park is home to the Deeds Carillon, one of Dayton’s best-known landmarks, and the largest Carillon in Ohio.
Whether you’re an avid museum visitor, a serious historical researcher, or just looking for an enjoyable time out, the Allen County Museum has something for everyone. Our campus includes the main Museum (including the Children’s Discovery Center), the 1893 Victorian MacDonell House, log house, John H. Keller Railroad Archives, Shay Locomotive display, and the Elizabeth M. MacDonell Memorial Library. Group tours and school field trips are welcome - just give us a call to book your tour.
The National Packard Museum opened on Sunday, July 4th, 1999, the first day of the Packard Centennial Celebration in Warren, Ohio. This 7500 square foot facility sits next to Packard Music Hall and Packard Park in the city's historical district. Since 1990, the museum had occupied three temporary sites until a permanent home for the Packard histories was located. In October 1996, the City of Warren offered the museum a 7.5-acre site that was formerly a swimming pool on Mahoning Avenue in Warren. The estimate of $500,000 to convert the pool building and grounds into a museum prompted a capital fund-raising campaign. Thanks to many participants, this campaign was successful. The museum raised $650,000 in cash and in-kind donations from February 1998 to completion on July 4, 1999, the Centennial opening day.
Concourse is owned and operated my Michael R. Sutton, a graduate of R.G. Drage (Minerva High school, 1989), where he received a multitude of awards. He has managed and been employed with dealer and independent body shops within Northeast Ohio. His remarkable eye for detail resulted in projects being displayed on Summit Racing's turntable. He is family oriented and his work ethic is second to none. Our entire staff from our office staff to our estimators, detail, body workers and painters work hard to give you excellent service. Concourse Auto Body is active in the community we serve. We support many charitable and fund raising organizations.
Buckeye Automotive Restoration Ltd. was started in 2001, due to a love of old cars, by Nathan and his father John Miller. Nathan, who started restoring classic Mustangs at Al’s Mustang Stable in Niles, OH at age 16, worked his way through school restoring old cars. With a degree in Computer Science and bored with the computer field, Nathan said to his father one day, "Let's do this," and the rest is history. Nathan worked as a network engineer during the day and restored classic Mustangs at night, with his father giving him a helping hand. In the beginning and to this day, Nathan and John use his dad's old storage barn as the shop to enjoy their hobby. Shortly after the run of national-winning Mustang restorations, friends began asking Nathan and John to do restoration work on their cars. Gaining a reputation for national award winning work, the demands grew and they eventually quit their jobs to devote their efforts full time to the work that they enjoyed doing. Today, Buckeye Automotive Restoration Ltd. continues to provide the highest quality work for the diverse automotive needs of its clients in all phases of the restoration process. Their shop continues to expand and they are in the process of building a new state-of-the-art 8,000 square-foot restoration shop.
Located out in the countryside of Eaton Ohio near the small town of Camden, a small shop with all the right tools and equipment needed to produce a quality job without big shop overhead and prices. Our facility is located on the same property as our residence, thus making it secure and more accessible to our customers -- offering flexible hours. The shop is 3000 SQ. FT. and encompasses an assembly area, fabrication area, sheet metal shop, and separate paint room and body shop. Complete machine services are available so we can make almost anything needed. We offer completed sheet metal shaping service and even a louver press. We routinely manufacture custom-made panels and pieces, and ship all over the country. Of course, we louver hoods and tailgates, etc.
D&D Classic provides service to it's clients with complete chassis rebuild, mechanical restoration, including transmissions, rear axle, brakes and exhaust, full electrical rebuilding, rewiring, structural wood rebuild for bodies, award winning interior wood refinishing and complete disassembly and assembly services. All these services and skills encompassed in one firm of D&D Classic results in building our client's dreams of rolling sculpture into several best of shows and national firsts. D&D Classic is where concept becomes reality. If you are considering a complete or a partial restoration, please give us a call!
If you like American Graffiti, then you will love Lost in the 50's Diner. We have put together a 50's Diner with terrific food, and a 50's atmosphere that will make you feel like you are truly in the 50's again. We have "Gasoline Alley Museum" which has lot's of 50's & 60's automobile memorabilia to take you back once again. We have worked hard to put together a full menu that is Great Tasting and Affordable. We also have a large banquet room just for that special occasion.
Of course we have a vintage 50's Juke Box for your listing pleasure and many more 50's & 60's memorabilia like autographed photos from Gilligan's Island, Superman, All In The Family and many more.
The Packard Motor Car Company comes to life again in America's Packard Museum. The museum was founded in 1992 by Dayton attorney and long-time car collector Bob Signom. Located in the original Packard Dealership Building which was built in 1917, the museum has officially taken the name of the original dealership - The Citizens Motorcar Company - but has become known as "America's Packard Museum". The January 1998 edition of Car Collector magazine named the museum one of the "Top Ten" Museums in The United States.
Creative Auto Concepts has become Cincinnati's Premere Auto customization shop. With our unmatched customer service, performance and the ability to customize your car in every possible way, we will create exactly what you are looking for. And with our professional team, we will do the job right the very first time!