Los Angeles, California: Petersen Auto MuseumA large, expensive collection of rare vintage and celebrity cars.
- 6060 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
- Southeast corner of Wilshire Blvd and Fairfax Ave. I-10 exit 8, north on La Brea Ave. for around three miles, then left on Wilshire. On the left, just past the Tar Pits.
- T-Su 10 am - 6 pm. (Call to verify)
- RA Rates:
- Worth a Detour
Visitor Tips and News About Petersen Auto Museum
Skeleton motorcycle.[Missy Broome, 07/04/2010]
The motorcycle is by artist John Holt, with a sculpted metal skeleton over nine feet tall (if standing) clutching the front wheel. The eyes in the skull are headlights.
A taxi which appeared in over 30 episodes of Seinfeld has been donated to the Petersen Auto Museum in Los Angeles, CA. The owners, Budget Rent A Car of Beverly Hills opted to give the gift to the museum, a branch of the Natural History Museum of LA County.... [10/20/1998] Complete News Story