“Walter,” the Harley-Davidson Forecar pays a Visit to the Museum

How did three-wheeled motorcycles like this Harley-Davidson Forecar come about? In 1913, there was strong competition between motorcycle, automobile and truck manufacturers. In addition to providing personal transportation vehicles, each manufacturer sought to design machines they could sell in vast quantities to businesses needing to transport Read more

Snow-Glide; The Motorcycle Engine-Powered Snow Machine

Winter can be a time of frustration for motorcyclists living in the great white north. But if ingenuity and some hard work kick in, snow and ice can become an opportunity!   Starting with a 1960 Harley-Davidson "Panhead" engine and trans, an earlier springer fork and a wide range of sprockets, gears and pulleys plus yards of steel stock, this Read more

Dates & Places for 2015

Museum staff like to get out to events and meet the antique and vintage motorcycling public. Each year we manage to get to over 20 events, bring a bit of the Museum to you.   Here are a few events we'll be set up at in the next few months: January 7 - 11 - Las Vegas, Nevada for the Mecum / Twin Cities Motorcycle Auction January Read more

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