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Motorcyclepedia Museum

250 Lake Street, Newburgh, NY 12550
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Ranked #1 of 9 Attractions in Newburgh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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Clifford, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

This is the best motorcycle museum I have ever been to. The amount and quality of items are just remarkable. The uncluttered layout makes it a joy to look at all the amazing bikes. Plan on spending a few hours looking over the two floors of motorcycle artifacts. A must see on any riders bucket list.

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Hudson Valley
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The shear volume of artifacts at this museum make it remarkable. I went here with my son's scout group and received a tour from one of the founders of the msueum. What a remarkable story of collecting, passion and history. The gentleman who toured the scouts through the museum did a great job and we appreciate his taking time out... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I was told that this museum has only been open a few years,but as soon as i heard about it I put it on my bucket list.I was impressed with several of the museums collection,the Indian timeline was great!!!!!!Once you finish the first floor,which was more then most museums,you then head down stairs to find even more great stuff that... More

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Fountain Hills, Arizona
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25 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

Imagine seeing the famous Indian brand motorcycle, but wait - seeing one from every year dating back to the early 1900s. They have many early bikes from companies that only were in business for a couple years. As you would expect, they have many bikes from Harley, BMW, Triumph, Honda, and all the other brands. Then they have custom bikes.... More

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Bridgewater, Massachusetts
5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This place is a hidden jewel. It is in the town of Newburg, slips into the surrounding neighborhood, and is easy to miss. Once you find it, which is easy after you know its there, you walk into the past of motorcycle history and Legends. They have the first of MANY, and the entire line of Indians starting for the... More

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Madison, New Jersey
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86 reviews 86 reviews
23 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I visited the Motorcyclepedia Museum with a friend a few weekends ago. It is AMAZING. I will bring my fiance very soon as he is a motorcycle enthusiast and I think he would love it. The vast history and memorabilia is amazing. I didn't know the varied history of two-wheeled and a few three wheeled bikes. Simply fascinating to see... More

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We went here on Saturday, a friend had told us it's a must see! Well what a pleasant surprise, they have movie motorcycles, from Saving Private Ryan, Ghost Rider, I think 3 Steve Mcqueen movies, Captain America, and and etc. etc. It simply great! And then the Indian Gallery which has a display of Indian Motorcycles from the year 1901... More

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Harrisville, Rhode Island
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

I took my husband here as part of a getaway weekend and he loved it. They have a great collection of antique and modern bikes that are exhibited in a very organized fashion. The museum also had a show called the wall of terror which was thrilling. A man rode his bike on the sides of a cylinder wall and... More

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Gardner, Massachusetts, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

it took 3.5 hrs to see 300 pictures later he really enjoyed it. I figured 1 place for him to see since the rest of the 4 days we are seeing mansions

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11 reviews 11 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Wear your comfy shoes cause this place is way bigger then you may think depending on if you read everything or just wander around don't judge it by the outside cause I lived in this area for years and had no idea how big that building was there is a huge lower level where they have the wall of death... More

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