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Harley Davidson Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 
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luci's pictureby luci History & Culture travel tip
added on the 14th of November, 2010
The home of the famous motorcycle, the Harley Davidson Museum is one of the most popular destinations in Milwaukee. No wonder, they feature exhibits of traditional and modern bikes, parts of bikes, toys and many other interesting objects that have to do with the Harley.

You can also get to know the history behind this amazing vehicle, and take a glimpse into how women became Harley drivers and some which of them won awards and had a great impact in shaping the bike's history. A must-see!

Address:
400 W Canal St, Milwaukee, WI 53203, USA

Price:
Free, except for special, or guided tours.

Opening Hours:
Daily: 10am to 6pm.

On the web:
http://www.harley-davidson.com/wcm/content/pages/hd_museum/museum.jsp?locale=en_us&bmlocale=en_us

 
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