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Address: 18-2 Daisennakamachi, Sakai-ku, Sakai 590-0801, Osaka Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 72-243-3196
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strange, but nice

does not usually place a lot of interesting things we saw, I did not even know there was a museum dedicated to bicycles, all in all a very nice

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2016
tinka0303
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

does not usually place a lot of interesting things we saw, I did not even know there was a museum dedicated to bicycles, all in all a very nice

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Westminster, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

When it comes to bicycles, not many museums are this complete. I last visited several years ago and the museum has been wonderfully updated in every way since then. Great history and timeline of the best mode of transport ever invented. Access to the basement yields more exciting discoveries. A beautiful exhibit of children's drawings was present during my visit.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We were shown a short movie (in English in our case) about the history of the bicycle, and then could explore the many models from the earliest wooden designs to various crank and foot pedaled versions. Looking at the design of the steering and breaking was also quite fun. In addition to the historic bikes, there are celebrity bicycles and... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

If you a are a fan of mountain biking, cyclist, appreciate history, this is the place for you. It was an hour journey from Osaka to Sakai. We took a brisk walk from the train station in Sakai to the museum, then walk for 20 minutes passing through a park and Emperor's Tomb to Bicycle Museum. It is clean and... More 

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Osaka, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

i liked that the many young people went there not to just see, but feel it, touch it experience it, they made it all possible. i saw many families brought their kids to practice drawing there, also if you want to try to ride classic bycycles (replica) they also offer that for little extra fee(only on sundays).it was informative and... More 

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Benghazi, Libya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

What a neat little museum with so many cool bikes. If you love biking. . .then you must GO! Super easy to find and the staff on hand are very helpful. Very good write-ups and photos. They even have some working Shimano parts that you can play with. Best part about Osaka is that it's flat so easy to get... More 

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