Current Exhibits

Soda Pop at the Movies


Have your noticed your favorite soda pop in a movie? Has your favorite movie had a starring role in the soft drink aisle of your grocery store? Pop in to the Dr Pepper Museum for our latest exhibition, Soda Pop at the Movies and explore product placement and product promotion between soda pop and feature films. Different types of soda pop have been featured on-screen in a variety of movies, from the first notable on-screen appearance of Coca-Cola in King Kong (1933), to Pepsi in One, Two, Three (1961), and Dr Pepper in Muscle Beach Party (1964). This family-friendly exhibit spans multiple movie genres, decades, and sodas, guaranteeing something for everyone.

Work up an appetite working the concession stand while learning about the Fountain Services Division of soft drink companies. Stand next to your favorite superheroes and their soft drinks of choice. Discover Dr Pepper Museum items loaned to big-budget films including Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008), Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), Thor (2011), and Dreamworks Studio’s 2005 film, The Prizewinner of Defiance, Ohio. Soft drink movie memorabilia including cans, bottles, posters, and more will be on display. Don’t miss the blockbuster exhibit of the summer!