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Address: 414 Delaware St, New Castle, DE 19720-5040
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The museum closed. The owners took their private collection elsewhere. But the bike ride down route 9 between Newcastle and Delaware city is very nice. there is a festival in... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2014
aajarvis
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New Castle, Delaware
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New Castle, Delaware
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Reviewed 14 October 2014 via mobile

The museum closed. The owners took their private collection elsewhere. But the bike ride down route 9 between Newcastle and Delaware city is very nice. there is a festival in October built around this ride.

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Salem, New Jersey
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Reviewed 26 February 2014

I traveled to this museum with my 4 year-old son. He loved walking though the exhibits. The people who run the shop are very friendly and I was impressed that they took the time to talk to my son and answer his questions even though the museum was quite busy that afternoon.

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Delaware
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Reviewed 3 February 2013

The owner of the collection moved it out of state and there is now a restaurant there that is run by the people who ran the museum. It was closed the day I was there.

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New Castle, Delaware
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Reviewed 25 November 2011

A collector who wants to share their passion for cycling history opened this quirky store-front museum on the main street in this quiet little town. It is only open Saturdays from 11-5 (free). Worth planning as a destination if you are a serious cycle buff, otherwise it is a nice place to stop by for an hour while you are... More 

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