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Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum

62 Vintage Lane, Maggie Valley, NC
828-926-6266
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
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Decatur, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

Every time I make it to this area I stop at Wheels Through Time. Maggie Valley is such a beautiful area and the property the museum sits on is gorgeous! The entire staff at WTT is super-friendly and helpful. The owner Dale is extremely personable (if often very busy and moving fast!) and genuinely loves motorcycles and the people that... More

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Vass, North Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

This is a great way to spend a few hours to see really old and rare motorcycles and a few cars. This place has two floors packed with some really interesting things to look at, any motorcycle enthusiast will enjoy this museum. They also give military discounts :)

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Meridian, Mississippi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

If you like motorcycles or history you got to tour this museum. Very knowledgeable staff and entertaining. Fantastic collection and very well displayed throughout this huge complex.

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MANKATO
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104 reviews 104 reviews
46 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

This is located in beautiful Maggie Valley, near a pretty stream, with picnic tables. If anyone in your party likes motorcycles, this is mandatory. Others in the party can either sit on the scenic grounds or go to the very nearby shops. The owner and employees are very friendly. He even gave my brother a sidecar ride in one of... More

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Marianna, Florida, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

My husband is a motorcycle enthusiast. We was simply in heaven. I was totally unfamiliar with the history of motorcycles, but I enjoyed it too. Some of the motorcycles had been restored, but most were in "as found" condition. I especially liked the Verita car ... It was very unusual. This museum is well worth the time, if you like... More

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Tyler, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

My husband loved it and it was also interesting for a person who is not very mechanically-minded. I liked the history of it because supposedly most of these vintage bikes actually run. I believe that claim because the man who started the museum, periodically started up one antique bike or another and took off through the museum, out the door,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

From the minute we walked through the door it felt warm and inviting. We were greeted by one of The curators of the museum and made to feel very welcome. My wife who had no interest in motorcycles was also very impressed.

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Cleveland, Georgia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

WTT has all American-made motorcycles from throughout the history, and all of them run. I am a new rider and my husband has been a rider all of his adult life. This place has something for both of us. The owner and his family mingle with all of the visitors and invite you to ask questions, they also share really... More

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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This museum is dedicated mainly to the amazing ways that Harley-Davidson cycles and engines have been enjoyed and used since the beginning of the company. There are also a great many other early motorcycle examples on display as well as some beautiful auto restorations. One of my favorite things about much of the museum was the idea of please touch... More

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Somerset, Kentucky
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121 reviews 121 reviews
27 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I have been to museums on 4 continents, there is nothing to compare. This is a museum, education center and an antique motorcycle / car restoration shop. I would advise you to visit this work of art at least twice to take everything in you will see, plus enjoy the mountains. Vintage motorcycles dominate the displays, with a dozen or... More

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