The Packard Proving Grounds (the remains of which are now called the Packard Proving Grounds Gateway Complex), was a proving ground established in Shelby Charter Township, Michigan in 1927 by the Packard Motor Car Company of Detroit. It is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.To visit Packard Proving Grounds and other attractions in Shelby Township, use our Shelby Township trip builder tool.
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In October this year we had the opportunity to delight in this venue for a wedding reception. The main bldg may be rustic/industrial for some taste but is was more than adequate for party needs... more »
Fun at an historic place with good displays, helping to preserve and explain history. Don't miss the famous Gar Wood Miss America X unlimited hydroplane with 4 Packard engines! Lots of historic... more »
My boyfriend surprised me for my Birthday and I absolutely loved it. We had a lovely tour and our tour guide was chock full of knowledge of the sites history and she did a fabulous job. Thank you! Also they have a fabulous space for events! Check it out! You can even be driven around on the grounds in one of their lovely Packards. 😊
This is a great place to visit. It shows what and how our fore fathers did to make this country great and to be a blessing to the people. God gave people witty ideas and inventions to improve our lives. I incourage everyone to visit The Packard Proving Grounds.
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