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All year long, the Barber Museum and Barber Motorsports Park calendars are packed with exceptional events for recreation, learning, socializing, and adrenaline-rushing fun. With so many first rate programs, events, and festivals, you'll want to come to each of them!

And if you’re an enthusiast who doesn’t want to miss a beat, check out our membership options. Being a museum member means you’ll always have the inside scoop and will enjoy special discounts and opportunities throughout the year for members only.

Exciting Events


Barber Museum Plus-Member Hot Laps
February 17th, May 26th, August 18th and November 10th, 4:00 pm: Our "Plus" members get one hot-lap ride in a Porsche driven by a Porsche Sport Driving School instructor per membership year. Barber Museum members who aren't currently "Plus" members can upgrade their membership to "Plus" to participate in this membership perk. Log in to the museum's website to RSVP.

Barber Tag Days

Motorcycles: June 3, 2017 & September 9, 2017

Cars: June 17, 2017 & September 23, 2017

*Make sure to arrive before 11 am*

Alabama residents are given the opportunity to purchase a distinctive Barber Museum motorcycle or car tag. The cost of this tag is $50. By purchasing one, you are adding a unique accessory to your vehicle as well as supporting the museum. A majority of the cost of the tag goes directly to the museum and is tax deductible. GET YOUR BARBER TAG HERE

Do you have a Barber tag on your car or motorcycle? If so, please arrive in the Barber Museum parking lot prior to 11 am. The parade lap around the Barber Road Course takes place during the lunch hour and is limited to the first 50 vehicles. When you participate, you'll receive free admission to the museum on that day. For more information about Tag Days, call the museum at 205.699.7275.

Museum Talks

A Series of Fortunate Events - Vintage motorcycle racer Graham Foster will discuss building and racing vintage motorcycles. Over the past 40 years, Foster has competed in various motorcycle races and has built and restored many vintage machines. He will be traveling to the Museum on January 25th from 6:30-7:30. The event is free for members & volunteers and $25 for non-members. Please login to RSVP.

For the Love of Lotus - Check your email and the Barber Museum Facebook page for information and updates. The event will be on February 15, 2017 from 6:30-7:30. 

OV Hunt Part 2 - Transportation in the Magic City - March 22, 2017 from 6:30-7:30.


Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama - April 21 -23, 2017

Remember, on days when major events like this are taking place at Barber Motorsports Park, Barber Museum members ill need to purchase an event ticket in order to enter the park and museum. Turn 9 Club members must log in to the museum's website to RSVP for meals in the Turn 9 Club. MORE ON THE HONDA INDY GRAND PRIX OF ALABAMA.

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