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Harley-Davidson Factory Tour

56 reviews
Menomonee Falls, WI, USA
About Harley-Davidson Factory Tour
Explore the Anatomy of an Engine. Engines and transmissions (powertrains) built at the Pilgrim Road Powertrain Operations facility power the Touring, Softail, Trike and Sportster models. There are 2 tour options available: The Classic Tour lasts approximately 30 minutes and offers a company history and factory introduction video, a view of designated machining areas that contribute to the assembly of engines and transmissions. The Steel Toe Tour experience lasts approximately 90 minutes and includes a view of the assembly line, powder coat process, cold testing, and steel and aluminum machining. The Gift Shop is open Monday through Friday from 9am -3pm.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I recently visited Milwaukee to see the Harley museum and factory tour. We did not book a tour ahead of time, hoping we would be able to “walk in”. To my surprise upon arrival at the Power Plant facility, we were welcomed...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Builtthistough
heikkid25, Manager at Harley-Davidson Factory Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words and for taking the time to write about your visit! We are so lucky to have Stephanie on our team. I will share this with her. I speak on behalf of the whole team when I say we are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the Steel Toe tour and the Engines 101 class. My husband enjoyed it and found it very interesting. He said that he wished he could have gotten closer to things in the factory but understands thats the way it has to be because...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Amber H
heikkid25, Manager at Harley-Davidson Factory Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time to tell us about your visit and the great compliment about our tour guides. I will definitely share this with them. I know engines can be boring for some, but we really appreciate your feedback. Thank you!

Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

It is good and you kind of appreciate the amount work for a business like this to flourish but as a power train assembly workshop, well that is what it is. I enjoyed as a harley fan but I can tell as well kids and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Excellent tour. Great to see the inner workings of how the powertrain is made and a lot is done in-house. Place is so very clean and well organized!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

My wife and I took the steel toe tour. I'm a gear head, and she works in the manufacturing industry, so we both enjoyed it in different ways. Keep in mind: this facility manufactures the powertrain (engine and transmission), NOT the full motorcycles. We knew...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stephen D
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Best time to go is Monday Mornings. Got a Tour with just the two of us. everyone was nice, polite and welcoming. The tour was educational. My wife a drama teacher not a gear head got a lot out of the tour and enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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heikkid25, Manager at Harley-Davidson Factory Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thank you for the great review! We're glad you enjoyed your visit!!

Reviewed August 10, 2018

Although Milwaukee is home to the the Harley Davidson Museum and it is very good visiting this engine ens ambling facility is just 20 minutes away. The best part of the visit are the HD employees, they are so welcoming and proud of what they...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 13, 2018

Michelle our tour guide was really good, she explained everything to us. If you want to learn about how the engine and transmission are made this is your tour. Lots of really cool machines.

Date of experience: June 2018
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heikkid25, Manager at Harley-Davidson Factory Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2018

Thank you for the great review! It means a lot to our team that you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed June 6, 2018

only tours being given throughout the summer of 2018 are "modified" meaning no "steel-toe" tours and even he basic tour has been shorten from 70 minutes to about 45 minutes. the tour in Kansas City is still going on until the summer of 2019 when...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped and vent on the tour on our way home from a weekend in Sheboygan. The staff was great and very friendly! We did this tour years ago when they had a test ride weekend and its was very busy. This...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Debbie R
September 4, 2018|
Response from Brianb2001 | Reviewed this property |
W156 N9000 Pilgrim Road Menomonee Falls, WI 53051 Right next door to Wacker Nueson hope this works for you!
August 10, 2018|
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Response from Jo Ann O | Reviewed this property |
The tours at the engine plant are only an hour. You need to make reservations ahead of time. Plenty of parking at the plant as well. The Museum is where everyone will be for the 115th Annie. that place will be crazy... More
June 16, 2018|
Response from heikkid25 | Property representative |
I'm sorry, we are closed on the weekends. Thank you for your interest.