From Horses to Horsepower

From Horses to HorsepowerPresented by Robert Casey, retired Curator of Transportation at The Henry Ford Museum

Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at 1:30pm in the Wiekamp Auditorium;
$2 admission / FREE to Studebaker National Museum members, refreshments to follow

Join renowned automotive historian Robert Casey, retired Curator of Transportation at The Henry Ford Museum, as he looks at the transition from the horse to the internal combustion engine. He will explore how this new concept of power revolutionized American life and also discuss the triumph of the internal combustion engine over steam and electric power plants.

The Studebaker National Museum is located at 201 Chapin St., just west of downtown South Bend.  It is open Mon.-Sat., 10am-5pm, and Sun. Noon–5pm.   Admission is $10 for adults, $8.50 for seniors over 60, and $6 for youth ages 6-18.  For more information, please call the Museum at (574) 235-9714 or toll free at (888) 391-5600 or visit our website at www.studebakermuseum.org. For an additional cost, visitors can tour the exhibits and Oliver Mansion at The History Museum, which adjoins the Studebaker National Museum.