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ELECTRIC, STEAM OR GASOLINE: The Past, Present and Future of Alternative Power - POSTPONED

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Presented by Western Reserve Historical Society at Cleveland History Center, Cleveland OH

ELECTRIC, STEAM OR GASOLINE: The Past, Present and Future of Alternative Power - POSTPONED

Please note that the Western Reserve Historical Society will be closed until April 5, 2020.

This exhibit, Electric, Steam or Gasoline, tells the story of the past, present, and future of alternative power.

Today’s automobile designers and manufacturers are focused on adjusting to increased demands for power & fuel alternatives. The hope is that pollutant-free, long range, & efficient vehicles are just over the horizon. That\’s not new technology though!


In the early 20th century 22% of cars ran on gas. Steam and electric on the other hand dominated 80% of the market.

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Adults – $12.00
Seniors (62+) –  $10.00
Veterans – $9.00
College Student (with ID) – $10
Children (ages 3-12) – $6.00
Children 2 and under – Free
WRHS Members – Free
Active Military – Free

Two carousel rides are included with every paid admission!

Discount admission rates available for groups of 12 or more, contact to make your reservation.

Contact: 216.721.5722


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* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Cleveland History Center

10825, Cleveland, OH 44106

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