We're racing through history!
Mahogany & Merlot 2023 was an amazing weekend and a wonderful opportunity to make some dreams come true! We want to thank every one of you who attended, participated and volunteered for this event - You are Wonderful!…Continue
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PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS TO THE HYDROPLANE & RACEBOAT MUSEUM'S 2023 GARDEN GALA & AUCTION
BY USING THE FOLLOWING LINK:…Continue
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ONLINE MEMORABILIA AUCTION IS OPEN NOW!
THERE ARE TONS OF COLLECTIBLE, ONE OF A KIND OR JUST DOWNRIGHT AMAZING ITEMS AVAILABLE IN OUR CURRENT ONLINE MEMORABILIA AUCTION - HERE'S A PEEK AT A COUPLE OF ITEMS UP FOR BID:…Continue
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Putting the “Unlimited” into Hydroplanes
Kirsten N. Johnson
Gar Wood's great niece…Continue
AS WE TAKE TIME THIS THANKSGIVING TO REMEMBER WHAT WE ARE THANKFUL FOR, ALL OF US AT THE HYDROPLANE & RACEBOAT MUSEUM WOULD LIKE TO SAY THAT WE ARE THANKFUL FOR OUR WONDERFUL DONORS, MEMBERS AND VOLUNTEERS.…Continue
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HYDROPLANE & RACEBOAT MUSEUM
HOLIDAY HOURS AND CLOSURES…Continue
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We will be running four boats at Tri Cities this weekend July 26, 27 and 28. The Museum will be closed until
we return on Tuesday July 30th. We apologize for any…Continue
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THE HYDROPLANE & RACEBOAT MUSEUM
WILL BE CLOSED THURSDAY, JULY 4TH
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The Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum worked with a Hollywood production company to film a commercial for T-Mobile using Ken Muscatel's beautifully restored 1973 Pay 'N Pak hydroplane.
The boat along with four museum volunteers traveled to Los Angeles on March 5th and 6th. The theme of the Commercial is that "Speed shouldn't be contained" so they put the Pak into…Continue
Added by David D. Williams on March 21, 2018 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Its Thanksgiving at the Museum. Great Food, wonderful friends, fantastic volunteers. . .
and a few amazing boats too!Continue
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Fred Farley Remembered.
Unlimited Hydroplane Historian Fred Farley passed away at 3am on April 15 at the Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover, Indiana where he was recovering from open heart surgery that he had had on March 17th at Kentuckiana Medical Center in Clarksville, Indiana. He…Continue
Mira was born in Cifer, Czechoslovakia on October 25th 1929. When Mira was only 9 years old, the Nazis overran Czechoslovakia and Mira and his family had to live with the horrors of the Nazi occupation followed by the equally bloody Russian…Continue
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Here is a unique opportunity to learn an important skill from a professional and give the Museum a hand at the same time! The Museum is…Continue
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The Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum has a lot in common with the R/C Scale Hydro Community. Both communities are passionate about the sport of unlimited racing. Both groups have a keen interest in the history of the sport, and both groups owe a huge debt to Roger Newton for playing such a big role in getting us started. That is why the Hydroplane Museum is proud to announce our…Continue
On May 19, 2012, unlimited hydroplane racing lost one of its most ardent supporters when Eldon “Uncle Al” Thoreson passed away.
Al started as a crew member and builder of Bob…Continue
Added by David D. Williams on January 25, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments