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Motorcyclepedia Museum

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Address: 250 Lake St, Newburgh, NY 12550-5262
Phone Number: +1 845-569-9065
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Fri - Sun 10:00 - 17:00

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Not Just for Motorcycle Enthusiasts

Despite having little interest in motorcycles in general, I found this to be a fabulous museum. 500 motorcycles, most of which were collected and donated by one man, of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Sharon P
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Boonton
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Boonton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Despite having little interest in motorcycles in general, I found this to be a fabulous museum. 500 motorcycles, most of which were collected and donated by one man, of tremendous historical value. The museum is huge, and the collection is organized well. In addition to cycles of all sizes, colors, ages, conditions (many beautifully restored and many in original condition),... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to visit. Actually more motorcycles on display then the website promises. Great indian and harley collection!

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Easton, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful collection of motorcycles. Really enjoyed the Indian motorcycle display with each year of the motorcycle from the very beginning. Some very unusual bikes on display as well. The Indian Larry and the Wall of Death exhibits were impressive as well. This was a must see stop for us on our way north and it was only a 2 hour... More 

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New Milford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

This is an Amazing display of Motorcycle history that you wont see many other places.The place is just filled with about everything you could ever hope to see as far as motorcycles go.I Loved our visit and hope to go back again soon.

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1 Thank Foobitt1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

An eclectic motorcycle museum of over 550 bikes. Museum has choppers from Indian Larry, Arlen Ness, Ed Roth along with racing, police, British and Military bikes. There is a display of the complete (1901 - 1953) evolution of the Indian bike line. Harley Davidson has a timeline showing also. A large collection of early bike manufacturers are represented. An excellent... More 

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1 Thank John N
Edison, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We thought we would be there for a couple of hours, we stayed 4 1/2 hours. The Indian display with every year on display was impressive. The information on the history of the Indian motorcycle was extensive. The Harley display was good, however not as informative or as extensive, room for improvement.

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Pittsburgh PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

I saw this museum on a roadside attractions map when planning a trip driving from Pittsburgh to Maine and thought it would be a nice stop to get out and walk around a bit. It's a few miles off the highway and we actually thought we were lost since it's back behind a housing project. There is tons of parking... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I was impressed. The amount of motorcycles on display was more than I expected. Harleys, Indians, Excellsior Hendersons, Aces, dirt bikes, racing bikes, touring bikes, custom bikes. And the history! They even had motodromes inside. I liked the fact that they had people walking around ready to answer any questions and to give you more details and back stories. 2... More 

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Edison, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

If you are a motor head like me then this museum is a must visit! The staff is very knowledgeable and friendly. They are volunteers that donate their time for the love of motorcycles. Their collection is second to none and if you are into Indian Motorcycles then this is the place to visit!!! It makes a wonderful day trip... More 

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Port Jefferson Station, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

This museum is a must see for the motorcycle enthusiast or motorized vehicle history buff. The museum staff is very knowledgable and we even got to meet the founders family. The visit was very enjoyable.

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