Motorcycle Museums

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United States[edit | edit source]

Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum[edit | edit source]

Motorcycles lining elevator shaft of the museum
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The Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, located in Birmingham, Alabama has one of the largest motorcycle collections in the world. They have almost 900 different motorcycles from 140 different marquees in their 5-story 80,000 sq ft facility. George Barber was a longtime Porche aficionado, having raced them in the 1960's with over 63 first place wins. In 1989 he started the Barber Museum when he realized there was not a motorcycle museum covering all aspects of motorcycling. Many of the restorations are done in house, however, some bikes are purchased new, original, or unrestored. The Barber Museum fields it's own vintage motorcycle race team and has won seven nation championships. This museum has also begun hosting a Vintage Motorcycle Festival every year in October.

Lane Motor Museum[edit | edit source]

Japan[edit | edit source]

Honda Collection Hall[edit | edit source]

This is Honda's Official Collection of antique, race and vintage motorcycles and cars. They have approximately 350 motorcycles, automobiles, and powersports products. It is located in HAGA-GUN, TOCHIGI Japan. They have a restoration room where you can watch skilled craftsman restore vintage bikes through the window.