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National Motorcycle Museum

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Address: 102 Chamber Drive, Anamosa, IA
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Cycles from mid-1885 to the present.

The oldest cycle is a wooden replica of a Daimler "Einspun" to a 2016 Indian Chief, which will be raffled this December 31. The museum claims 400 cycles for viewing. Many cycles... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Jack L
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East Syracuse, New York
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East Syracuse, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The oldest cycle is a wooden replica of a Daimler "Einspun" to a 2016 Indian Chief, which will be raffled this December 31. The museum claims 400 cycles for viewing. Many cycles are lined up side by side with little room. A visitor has to be careful walking to keep from knocking over one cycle that would cause a domino... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Plan to spend several hours here or don't bother stopping. It's totally fascinating, even if you're not a motorcycle rider. Superb!

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Machesney Park, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited the museum many times has always been a great visit. The displays are always changing. This for all folks not just motorcycle riders. I have been a rider since 1947, first motor was a 1947 Whizzer Motor bike bought it brand new at a Schwinn bike dealer on N.Clark Street in Chicago paid $185.00 out the door.Have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have an interest in history, Americana, motorcycles or memorabilia from the turn of the last century until the 1990's there are things to see in this fascinating museum!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

We keep coming back to this fine Museum. A great collection of bikes but all the other items are not to be missed. Plan plenty of time for this great place.

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Thank PaulSchm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Plan a few hours to go through this museum, there is a lot to see. There is also a little gift shop for pins and shirts.

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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

I'm not a motorcycle enthusiast but my husband wanted to go so I went along. WOW am I glad I did. You could spend 2 hours or all day depending on how much detail you wanted to look at. Keep your eyes moving all over or you will miss something.

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Thank Cindy P
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

This place is incredible for anyone who has an interest in motorcycles. It was a real education. All sorts of information given throughout the museum. Lots of memorabilia that I found really interesting. Saw a couple of American Pickers cycles that they found & that got donated to the museum.

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Troy, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

My husband loves motorcycles so planned a surprise trip for him to the museum. Great place. So much to see! .

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

We took my Dad when he came to visit because he loves motorcycles. Honestly, my expectations were low ... and I was pleasantly surprised and how much I enjoyed it. The museum has such a wide assortment of items that there is something for everyone. i particularly loved the motorcycle art & the chopper display, but the vintage Harleys and... More 

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