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We had been to the “old museum” on Main Street downtown Anamosa in 2008. This museum is much less... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2019
Spencer, Massachusetts
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British Motorcycles, wow

What a fantastic selection of British motorcycles this place has. I've been motorcycling since 1978... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2019
Beverley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

We had been to the “old museum” on Main Street downtown Anamosa in 2008. This museum is much less cramped. All the displays were well organized and the way throughout was well planned. The displayed were collections of celebrities and manufacturers of various bikes. They...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank barbmc93
Reviewed January 7, 2019

What a fantastic selection of British motorcycles this place has. I've been motorcycling since 1978 and have seen bikes here i never new existed. Plenty of parking, nice cafe and souvenir shop. The way the bikes are set out is fantastic. The condition of the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank gogsown1bantams
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

For those who think that this is boring, think again. Aside from hundreds of vintage and unique motorcycles there are hundreds and hundreds of pieces of memorabilia, videos, and truly unique items. Spent two hours and could have spent more time easily.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bgkelly31
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Who would guess you could find the National Motorcycle Museum in, of all places, Iowa? The museum was a very pleasant surprise, with every kind of motorcycle, from the earliest models to newer models. Displays were put together well. I would highly recommend making this...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mike B
Reviewed September 19, 2018

As a long time motorcycle enthusiast this was "motorcycle nirvana". We went on a off weekend and were able to tour the museum viewing over 500 motorcycles, period pieces and displays at a very comfortable pace. History is at every turn. Seeing motorcycles that I'd...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank S5703PRscottb
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Our trip from SW Missouri was well worth the trip to this museum. Cost is very reasonable for the treasures that are here. We WILL return in a few years

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dmorton1951
Reviewed August 7, 2018

in a very small, quaint town in bfe Iowa, there is one of the meccas for all motorcycle enthusiasts. The price is small for the amount of sensory overload you will experience. They had over 500 motorcycles, they have a 1903 Harley. They have every...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 290rendellw
Reviewed July 15, 2018

If I was a grease-monkey I'd probably have spent the whole day in there. Variety of cycles over the past 110 years with a wide range of competition & specialty bikes as well. Several tempting bits of swag in their gift shop as well. I...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Christopher B
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

This place is great !!! So many motorcycles of all types and one of a kinds . Its not a place for a quick stop. We spent hours and They could actually use a bigger building.looking forward to going back.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Toby H
Reviewed June 30, 2018

I visited there during the JP Cycle Iowa Rally because they offered a free shuttle service from their store to the museum so I didn't have to move my motorcycle from it's parking spot. The museum had many exhibits, I could have spent all day...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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