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Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum

250 Armidale Rd, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
+61 2 6766 7000
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We were amazed when we walked into the showroom it is a bikers heaven not to be missed. Our guide... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
Patricia2139
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This was great. Get to drool over great variety of classic motorcycles while having a... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
John H
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The museum houses a private collection of over 50 motorcycles in pristine working order from the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s. The collection of bikes includes Ducati, Triumph, Honda, Velocette & Laverda. All motorcycles have been immaculately restored to concourse condition, plus there are some limited edition current models. Open every day from 9am - 5pm (except Christmas Day).
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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250 Armidale Rd, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

We were amazed when we walked into the showroom it is a bikers heaven not to be missed. Our guide was so interesting and knowledgeable on bikes. Spent quite a long time browsing.

Thank Patricia2139
QHPG, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2016

Thank you for the great review of the motorcycle museum, it is an amazing collection of vintage and rare bikes. The volunteers who run the museum are very knowledgeable and always ready for a good yarn. A must for all bike enthusiasts.

Reviewed 23 August 2016

This was great. Get to drool over great variety of classic motorcycles while having a complimentary coffee with host.

Thank John H
QHPG, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

So glad you had an enjoyable time with our volunteer host & collection of immaculate motorcycles - it certainly is a relaxing way to spend a few hours if you love bikes! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience.

Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Some beautiful bikes and impressive restoration work on show. Staff member Bill was chatty and delightful with good stories about the motorcycles.

Thank Kathryn B
QHPG, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

We really appreciate your short & sweet review! Thank you for visiting the Museum & for the terrific feedback about the bikes & Bill. Safe travels!

Reviewed 6 July 2016

This place has one of the best and rarest collections I've seen. A must for all motorcyclists to visit. If time permitted I would have stayed longerMore

Thank carlosfxdgs
QHPG, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2016

Love the warning to other motorbike enthusiasts! I think visitors often underestimate how long they will spend in the Museum - lots of fascinating bikes & memorabilia to see plus sharing stories with our volunteers. Thank you for viewing the collection & for your positive...More

Reviewed 24 June 2016

We didn’t know the Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum existed until we were passing through Tamworth and had stopped at the visitor centre and found out about it. We were supposed to be continuing on after a quick stop but since my older brother is in love...More

Thank JGDynamo
QHPG, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

What a sensational review! Thank you for ignoring the itinerary and spending a few hours in the Musuem. It is wonderful to hear that your brother was in 'bike' heaven, especially with the 1950s Ducati & Laverda. Our volunteer staff love to connect with bike...More

Reviewed 26 May 2016

I Have friends who I ride with and are always telling me if I'm in Tamworth I MUST stop by here and check it out , WELL I did just that, What a great collection of bikes on show and straight away you can see...More

Thank David O
QHPG, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2016

We're so glad you took your friends' advice & popped by for a visit! Thank you for your wonderful review about our bike collection - it is so nice to share our love of motorbikes with other bike enthusiasts. Happy riding!

Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

It's a really nice place to be . And the guys at the shop are really friendly and helpful . You can wondering around beautiful unique pieces

Thank knolli91
QHPG, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2016

It's wonderful to show international visitors around our intimate display of motorcycles. Thank you for taking the time to visit and for your kind words about our friendly staff! Safe travels.

Reviewed 19 May 2016

My husband and I stopped in to have a look around and were straight away greeted by Bill... What a character! An absolute gem of a man who walked us through the entire collection and had more than a few good stories to tell! The...More

Thank Abby C
QHPG, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2016

We're absolutely thrilled you enjoyed your visit & appreciated our collection of bikes! Thank you so much for posting a review & for your wonderful feedback about Bill - he is definitely a gem and we are fortunate to have him. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

We have been here before and this visit was a similar experience. There are bikes from many decades all expertly restored and displayed. Due to the volume of bikes on display they are a little crowded but still able to be easily viewed, especially with...More

Thank Caroline E
QHPG, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2016

Thank you for visiting the Museum again (you must like bikes!) & for sharing your experience with other Trip Advisor travellers. We really value your feedback & our volunteers particularly love to hear such positive comments! Safe travels.

Reviewed 24 March 2016

one of the best collections ive seen in a private collectors garage some really excellent bikes and memorabilia well worth the stop

Thank kcarnell1
QHPG, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2016

Love your review title! Thanks for wasting a few hours of riding time with us at the Museum - glad it was worth the pit stop. Enjoy the long weekend ride!

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RhubarbStew
14 July 2017|
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Response from QHPG | Property representative |
Hi, Admission is $8 adult, $6 pensioner, $4 child and $16 family. Thank you.
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hilda b
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Response from earthflute | Reviewed this property |
you can visit their web site - powerhousemotorcyclemuseum and you can email them from there.
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