Peek Inside the Petersen Automotive Museum’s Private Vault


On a recent visit to the Petersen Automotive Museum, we learned how the museum plans to use a $100 million donation it received this spring (visitors should expect updates to the museum’s façade, interior, and parking garage plus the installation of a full research library) and scored a car collector’s dream: a private tour of the Petersen’s “vault.” Here are just a few of the cars that revved us up

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The Petersen Automotive Museum is open Tuesday – Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.