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Evel Knievel Museum

2047 SW Topeka Blvd, At Historic Harley-Davidson, Topeka, KS 66612-1462
+1 785-215-6205
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Great Museum to commemorate an iconic person...

The museum is well planned out, taking you from his life as a child to his death. Really nice... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
steveprkr
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Cahokia, Illinois
Great review of his life and career!

There is a great intro about Evel's childhood and how the museum came to be. Awesome summaries... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lisa3691
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Topeka, Kansas
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The Evel Knievel Museum showcases an incredible collection of authentic artifacts that belonged to the most legendary, death-defying daredevil of all time! Experience Knievel’s life and journey to record-setting, super-stardom! The 2-story 13,000 sq ft Evel Knievel Museum features: • Evel’s motorcycles – the bikes that launched a legend • Knievel’s genuine leathers and helmets • “Big Red,” Knievel’s fully-restored Mack Truck • Evel’s personal and never-before-seen memorabilia INTERACTIVE EXHIBITS: • Virtual Reality 4-D Jump Experience • Broken Bones Interactive, including Evel’s actual X-rays • “Plan Your Jump” Interactive Challenge • Engine & Suspension Interactive • Snake River Experience Room featuring Knievel’s actual X-2 Sky Cycle
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2047 SW Topeka Blvd, At Historic Harley-Davidson, Topeka, KS 66612-1462
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+1 785-215-6205
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The museum is well planned out, taking you from his life as a child to his death. Really nice displays and monitors with many of his jumps. The 'Big Red" restoration display and video was fantastic!! Liked about it except I buy magnets and display...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

There is a great intro about Evel's childhood and how the museum came to be. Awesome summaries, pictures and videos of Evel's career highlights including the crashes. A very comprehensive collection about Evel's daredevil career! Great time, well worth the money.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Surprised how comprehensive the museum is. Brought back memories from high school and following Evel Knievel and his jumps! A must see for bike riders.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you grew up in the 70’s, this museum will blow your mind. Nostalgia galore with every turn of a corner. And the virtual reality motorcycle jump was more than worth the extra fee, it was one of the funnest things I’ve ever experienced in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed all the different displays. People were very friendly. They even accommodated our rather large motor home. The virtual reality experience wasn't what we expected. Thought we could control the motorcycle. Still interesting though.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I remember watching Evel as a kid so I was intrigued to learn there was a museum dedicated to him located in Topeka. This museum far exceeded my expectations. There is a huge amount of authentic items; bikes, personal mementos, excellent multimedia displays and a...More

1  Thank wrestlingsons
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Reviewed 1 week ago

From the friendly greeting as you enter, to the helpful hints as you move through the displays and the chatty staff along the entire duration of our walk around the museum you are captured by the enthusiasm and the knowledge of the museum staff. We...More

1  Thank Esox_Lucius2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is definitely worth a stop if you are in the Topeka area. Many things to see and read about. The refurbished semi-truck is awesome.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Evil Knevil museum was awesome. Spend the extra money to do the virtual reality motorcycle...totally worth it. Staff very friendly!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there today as a team building lunch. Food was great, people were wonderful. Museum brought me back to my childhood. Great experience. I will return.

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Amanda B, Guest Relations Manager at Evel Knievel Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much! It was great to have your team here yesterday in the conference room. We enjoyed taking your group through the museum. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review! Thanks!

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Carla T
June 14, 2018|
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Response from Amanda B | Property representative |
Yes, we can accommodate RV's. If you would like to contact us before you arrive we would be happy to come out and point you in the right direction. 785-215-6205 Thanks!
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Tracy C
April 29, 2018|
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Response from Amanda B | Property representative |
Hello! So happy that you will be visiting the museum! There is a RV park at the Expo Center, and also one that is about 10 minutes away, called Deer Creek Valley RV Park. See you soon!
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No! It is not open Sunday or Monday!
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