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Bicycle Museum

18-2 Daisennakamachi, Sakai-ku, Sakai 590-0801, Osaka Prefecture
+81 72-243-3196
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Interesing if you're in to cycling

This is a relatively small museum, over 3 floors. The introductory video gave a good overview of... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2018
MeganS123
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Melbourne, Australia
The bicycle museum is really small

It is a nice museum for anybody interested in the history of bicycles. It also provides an... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2018
seven39
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Stockholm, Sweden
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18-2 Daisennakamachi, Sakai-ku, Sakai 590-0801, Osaka Prefecture
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+81 72-243-3196
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Reviewed April 26, 2018

This is a relatively small museum, over 3 floors. The introductory video gave a good overview of cycling history and there are numerous bikes on display, ranging from old to new, folding, racing, mountain, 5-seater! The upper level had some cycle memorabilia and a couple...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

It is a nice museum for anybody interested in the history of bicycles. It also provides an interesting explanation why Sakai city become the center of Japanese bicycle parts production (Shimano). But it is a small museum. If you plan to visit Nintoku Kofun it...More

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Reviewed December 8, 2017

This is an interesting place that showcases various types of bicycles. From the ancient bicycles which evolved into the modern bicycles that we are riding on today.There is an entrance fee of Y200. Once you have entered, you would be shown a short movie about...More

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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

There are a lot of unique bicycles including old style ones and two-seaters. It is interesting for adults to see around or take photos, children also can enjoy drawing a picture; there are tables lined up in a row along bicycles. You can use these...More

1  Thank minneys_kitchen
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Reviewed October 6, 2016

You get to learn the history of how the bicycle came about from start to present day and how the future is envisioned. You see all the models in the museum. Bicycle of all sorts. Apparently there are certain days you get to try some...More

1  Thank Companion4thejourney
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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

1  Thank tinka0303
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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...More

3  Thank 5659alex
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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...More

3  Thank xpliu
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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...More

5  Thank FaraHannah
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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...More

4  Thank degisme
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