More than record breakers, these inventions embody the human need for motion.
Vehicles in the gallery have drawn crowds at the 1893 Columbian Exposition, the 1933 Century of Progress World’s Fair and, of course, for decades at the Museum. What attracts us to inventions that move us faster, further, higher? The vehicle itself or its ability to take us places at our will?
You could consider this on your trip through transportation history … or you might just simply enjoy the ride.