DISCOVER THE HISTORY BEHIND THE LEGENDARY INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum is one of the world’s most iconic museums dedicated to automobiles and auto racing. From vintage cars to historic racers, we take you behind the scenes at the Racing Capital of the World, as we celebrate more than a century of high-speed innovation. Because this is where legends are born.
2023 INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Class of 2023 Inductees Tim Cindric and Tony George will be formally celebrated at the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Dinner presented by Shell and supported by The National Bank of Indianapolis on Friday, May 26, at the Indiana Roof Ballroom.
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See the cars that propelled their drivers to Victory Lane! More than 25 Indy 500-winning cars are on display at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum, spanning more than a century of history at the Indianapolis 500.
Fueled by the storied history, competition, and allure, drivers yearn for victory at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Forty-three were mere moments from claiming the checked flag, five of whom are still in pursuit of adding their name and likeness to the Borg-Warner Trophy.
The Indianapolis 500 and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway have long been part of American sports culture. But the Indy 500 is more than just 200 laps of edge-of-your-seat competition. It’s an entire month of racing tradition! In this exhibition, the Museum invites you to relive your favorite traditions at the Racing Capital of the World. Traditions features iconic photography, inspiring videos, and interactive displays that celebrate the Month of May all year long.
MAKE YOUR MARK ON RACING HISTORY. JOIN THE INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY MUSEUM COMMUNITY.
Tour the VIP Basement Collection
Experience a century’s worth of motorsports history at the fabled Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum Basement!
The Basement Collection is a repository of rare and one-of-a-kind racing artifacts and automobiles. This priceless collection features some of the most valuable cars in the world, including race-winning cars, Indy 500 pace cars, pre-war motorcycles, and more.
Until 2021, only VIP guests were granted access to The Basement Collection. But now, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum has opened the vault!
Guests can now enjoy an exclusive, 30-minute private tour of The Basement Collection, guided by only the most knowledgeable Museum Hosts. These tours are available daily with walk-ins welcome, but reservations are highly recommended.