Revisit the Rock and Roll Days at the '57 Heaven
The ’57 Heaven Car Museum in Branson is home to an exquisite collection of mint condition 1957 automobiles from all of the major American manufacturers. Located at Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater, the museum is one of the attractions in Branson that features 1957 theme with fascinating decorations and furnishings reflecting the period of American culture. It also features fire station, gas station, drive-in- movie, barber shop, Cadillac dealership and more. The great display of priceless automobiles will let you step back in time to the year 1957 as you enter this awesome attraction in Branson.
As you tour the museum, you’ll be impressed with the gorgeous collection of 55 automobiles set in the year 1957, complete with recreation of “Small Town America” – authentic settings where these autos would have been seen in their glory days. The American automobiles that are represented in the ’57 Heaven Car Museum include Buick, Chevrolet, Cadillac, Ford, DeSoto, Nash, Hudson, Studebaker, and Packard. The museum will let you reminisce the golden days of rock ‘n roll, pink toasters, three-cent stamps, and 24-cent gallon of gas. With the recreation of ideal American town, you’ll see authentic classic autos that are still in their glory.
The ’57 Heaven old automobile attraction in Branson that feature a showroom is a perfect example of every convertible car built in the US in 1957. The showroom included a wide display of ’57 hardtops, pickups and wagons – there are all 66 cars and trucks, a bestiary of iron and chrome when giant American car makers ruled the road that time. If you are a classic car enthusiast, you will love to visit ’57 Heaven old car attractions in Branson.
The large display of convertibles at ’57 Heaven, made up half of the 70 vehicles that have been exhibited for the last four years in Branson. The owner of the museum, Glenn Patch had set out to collect and restore every convertible model for the year 1957. Glenn didn’t only set to collect Buick but also other convertible as well like Century, Special, Super and Roadmaster, and more. After Glenn completed the collection, he continued to add hardtops and station wagons, and a pickup of every make.
The ’57 Heaven Car Museum featured an auction that listed the highest sale bid of Dual Ghia convertible on a Dodge chassis with 315cid Red Ram hemi engine for $300,000. The second highest bid went to the dark red Cadillac Series 62 Deville convertible which was sold with the price tag of $245,000. One Chevrolet El Morocco hardtop conversion was sold for only $135,000 while its convertible fraternal twin was sold for $230,000. The fire station exhibit with a fully equipped 1957 Mac fire truck was sold for $37,500.
So, if you want to see the finest collection of exquisite 1957 automobiles, visit the ’57 Heaven Car Museum at Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater in Branson and step back in time to the year 1957.