The Petersen Automotive Museum is located on Wilshire Boulevard
along Museum Row in the Miracle Mile neighborhood of Los Angeles
. One of the World
's largest automotive museums, the Petersen Automotive Museum is a non profit organization specializing in the education and history of the automobile.
The museum can display over 100 vehicles and owns over twice that. The ground floor displays a virtual history of the automobile in Los Angeles, complete with vintage vehicles and buildings. The second floor houses both permanent and special exhibits. The third floor features the May Family Children's Discovery Center, an interactive exhibit for children to learn science through the workings of a car. The fourth floor houses an all glass penthouse conference center, Founder's lounge and kitchen for corporate and private use.