Welcome! Memory Lane Museum offers a unique experience for all patrons, one you won't forget. Located in Mooresville, NC just 30 minutes north of Charlotte, NC, the Museum offers over 150 exhibits tracing the history of the automobile. Memory Lane offers a wide range of collectibles on display ensuring everyone will find something of interest! Come take a walk down Memory Lane!
If you cherish automobiles, racing or history, this museum has something for you. According to Donald Farr, editor of Super Ford Magazine, “Memory Lane Museum has the largest private collection of retired Nascar and vintage race cars on display in existence."Welcome! Memory Lane Museum offers a unique experience for all patrons, one you won't forget. Located in Mooresville, NC just 30 minutes north of Charlotte, NC, the Museum offers over 150 exhibits tracing the history of the automobile. Memory Lane offers a wide range of collectibles on display insuring everyone will find something of interest!
View the history of the automobile from the buggy through the present day. View the history of Stock Car Racing from the early moonshine era to super speedways. View many one of a kind items never before displayed including a large collection of antique toys, pedal cars, bicycles, gas pumps, movie cars, tractors and vintage motorcycles.
Overview of the museum, additonal back room not picture with more cars!
Over 15 different types of races cars, from Soap Box Derbies to Winston Cup Stock Cars, drag cars, sprint cars, and many more are on display.
One of the many race cars on display.
The largest known collection of racing Go-Karts in the world has been assembled for your pleasure.
Memory Lane has provided cars and props for some of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters. Visitors can see cars from Will Ferrell's hit "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby." George Clooney's 2008 movie "Leatherheads" had many of Memory Lanes automobiles as feature cars in the Film.
The museum has supplied toys. props and vehicles out to many movie sets including Driving Miss Daisy, Days Of Thunder, Wildflower, The Color Purple, Winter People, Shake Rattle & Roll, Six Pack, Steel Chariots, Dale Jr's Back in the Day, I-Max and many more. Also you may recognize some cars from the small screen as well having been featured nationwide on ESPN, the History Channel, and many other stations and on commercials.
Some cars on the movie set of "Leatherheads"
Visit our display of wrecked race cars displaying the safety features developed over the years.
See cars once driven by NASCAR stars, past and present including Richard Petty, Terry Labonte, Dale Earnhardt, Rusty Wallace, Lee Petty, Bill Elliott, A. J. Foyt, Harry Gant, Junior Johnson, Ralph Earnhardt, Tim Flock, Alan Kulwicki, Cale Yarborough, Darrell Waltrip, Jeff Gordon and many more.
The large souvenir shop displays many rare, one of a kind, items available for sale.
Visit North Carolina's most unusual automotive attraction, located in Mooresville, North Carolina.
Your trip will be a fun and educational experience that will be one you will remember forever.
Located at 769 River Highway (Highway 150) just 1 mile west of I-77, Exist 36. Summer operating Hours are from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday - Saturday. Extended Hours During Race Weeks & Special Events.