World Forum for Motor Museums

A biennial meeting for motor museum professionals, principals, owners and collectors.



Micheal Penn – Chairman  contact
World Forum for Motor Museum

Wim Van Roy – Vice Chairmancontact
Mahymobiles, Belgium

Andrea Bishop  contact
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu, UK

Stephen Laing  contact
British Motor Industry Heritage Trust, UK

Sébastien de Baere contact
Autoworld, Brussels, Belgium

Colin Kiel  contact
Australasian Motor Museum Association (Australia and New Zealand)

Mark Vargas  contact
Americas Packard Museum, USA

Masahiro Nogi  contact
Toyota Automobile Museum, Japan


To provide an international forum for meeting and exchanging knowledge with those who share a passion for motoring heritage, putting a global perspective on the issues and challenges facing motor museums throughout the world.

The World Forum for Motor Museums has been hosted by:-

1989 National Motor Museum, Beaulieu, UK

1991 Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum, Auburn, Indiana, USA

1993 Auto & Technik Museum, Sinsheim,Germany

1995 British Motor Industry Heritage Trust, Gaydon, UK

1997 Blackhawk Automotive Museum, California. USA.

1999 Mercedes Benz Museum, Stuttgart, Germany

2001 National Motor Museum (Australia), Birdwood, South Australia, Australia

2003 Automobile Club of France, Paris, France

2005 Historic Motor Vehicle Foundation, Dearborn, USA

2007 Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, UK

2009 Fondazione Casa Natale di Enzo Ferrari, Modena, Italy

2014 North American Association Automobile Museums,Los Angeles, USA

2016 Auto & Technik Museum, Sinsheim,Germany

2018 British Motor Museum & Coventry Transport Museum, UK

2022 Revs Institute, Naples, FL, USA