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“Amazing bikes”

Solvang Vintage Motorcycle Museum
Ranked #5 of 59 things to do in Solvang
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: OPEN SAT/SUN 11-5 AND WEEKDAYS from 11:00 - 3:30 by calling ahead. The L.A. Times just voted the Solvang Vintage Motorcycle Museum as one of the 5 Best Places to Visit in California for $10 or less http://www.latimes.com/travel/deals/la-tr-tip-sheet-things-under-10-htmlstory.html The Vintage Motorcycle Museum houses a private collection of more than 95 of the worlds' most rare classic and vintage racing motorcycles. There are several one-of-a-kind motorcycles that you may never have seen and some that you may never see again anywhere else.
Reviewed 12 April 2014

We showed up in the afternoon about 3pm, the museum was closed BUT if you read the signs, they are willing to send someone and open the museum for you. It was fabulous we had the place to ourselves. Mike, the person who came to open the museum was welcoming, friendly, knowledge and helpful. Did not rush us out and knew a lot about how the bikes were acquired. This place is a must see, if you have time while in Solvang. They have a Crocker.

Thank AmySD
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Reviewed 1 April 2014

We couldn't get in because you must have an appointment, which was not what we expected when we arrived. So, get an appointment so you don't get disappointed like we did.

Thank Eileen P
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Reviewed 15 March 2014

If you know anything or want to know anything about vintage motorcycles this is a must visit place.
The collection of cycles from the early 20th century to the 70's and 80's is simply astounding. Some are rare beyond belief and most if not all are run periodically. I had the pleasure of having the collector-owner give me a personal tour of the museum. It is an experience I will never forget.

Thank DavidC1029
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Reviewed 19 February 2014

A really superb collection of old motorcycles, most of which are exquisitely restored. I would make the trip to Solvang just for this museum along.

Normally open weekends, but there is a phone number on the door and they will come let you in if you call. I only had to wait 15 minutes.

Guys...let her and the kids cruise the cutesy Solvang shops while you check out this place. Take your time and savor each bike.

Thank G4gene
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Reviewed 1 November 2013

My brother law is Danish so had to see the town,was not to disappointed a must stop is the motorcycle as you will come across a lot of bikes on the roads of California you may have the bug to see a few vintage ones, lovely touristy town however did find the selection of cuisine was not the greatest.

Thank Pat H
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