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January, 2013

PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM NAMES PETER MULLIN CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM NAMES PETER MULLIN CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

January 11, 2013

World renowned collector and businessman will assume chairmanship of L.A.-based museum immediately, along with Vice Chairs Bruce Meyer and David Sydorick, ushering in new era as The Petersen Automotive Museum approaches its 20th Anniversary.

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PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM’S POPULAR VAULT TOURS NOW EXTENDED INDEFINITELY

PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM’S POPULAR  VAULT TOURS NOW EXTENDED INDEFINITELY

January 09, 2013

For the first time ever over the 2012 holiday season the Petersen opened the doors of its legendary Vault to the public. Previously an experience reserved strictly for staff, docents, curators and industry insiders, the response was unprecedented. Due to the overwhelming popularity, the museum will extend the Vault tours further, allowing automotive enthusiasts additional opportunities to view over 150 vehicles and other automotive treasures not on display in the museum itself – many of which belonged to world leaders, actors, rock stars, famous collectors and museum founder Robert E. Petersen.

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