Scenes From Española Lowrider Museum Opening

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A new Lowrider Museum opened Aug. 5 in Española and included a hard hat tour at 714 Calle Don Diego St. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scenes From Española Lowrider Museum Opening

Española Mayor Javier Sanchez, right, addresses the large crowd including Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham seated in the front row. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham compliments the City of Española for recognizing the cultural Lowrider tradition and making it a permanent museum. She added that she herself is sort of a lowrider. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com Even the spectators are part of the show inside the museum. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com Scene from the Lowrider Museum opening. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com This car has radical hydraulics, which allow it to preform this maneuver. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com This early Chevy is complete down to the fuzzy dice. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

This hood ornament is on an early Pontiac. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com The mariachi band and singer were enjoyed by all in attendance. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com Scene from the Lowrider Museum opening. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com Snazzy 1996 Fleetwood Cadillac. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com This 1996 Fleetwood Cadillac has a spectacular paint job and is owned by the Vigil family, Daisy,3, Michael and Son Michael. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com Cool early Chevy pickup. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com Beautiful custom motorcycles at the Lowrider Museum opening. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com Gavina, Nathan and Natalia Sisneros stand by their 1962 Impala. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com