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Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum

250 Armidale Rd, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
+61 2 6766 7000
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Impressive range of motorcycles on display

The museum is privately funded by a local generous benefactor. A good range of bikes on show all... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2015
Ianthomo
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Pitt Town, Australia
Fantastic for motor bike enthusiasts

A fantastic collection of motor bikes, well worth the time for bike enthusiasts. If you're not into... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2015
ReidyNSW
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Dubbo, Australia
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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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  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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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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250 Armidale Rd, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
+61 2 6766 7000
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Reviewed 9 October 2015

The museum is privately funded by a local generous benefactor. A good range of bikes on show all restored to an outstanding level. The elderly caretaker is very knowledgeable and will eagerly give you a running commentary on each bike. The is a range merchandise...More

Thank Ianthomo
PowerhouseTamworth, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2015

We're glad that you stopped in at the Motorcycle Museum. We love our extensive collection of motorbikes and our volunteers love nothing more than sharing the history of the bikes. We hope you call in again in the future. General Manager, Quality Hotel Powerhouse Tamworth

Reviewed 16 September 2015

A fantastic collection of motor bikes, well worth the time for bike enthusiasts. If you're not into bikes it might be an idea to head to the shops.More

Thank ReidyNSW
PowerhouseTamworth, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2015

Thanks for dropping in and submitting your review. We take great pride in our extensive collection of motorbikes displayed in pristine condition and are so glad you appreciated them too. We hope you get a chance to call in again the next time you are...More

Reviewed 1 September 2015

I'm not really into bikes but hubby & I called in for a look in June 2015. There were a lot more bikes there than I expected. As far as I could see all different models and some brands that I've never heard of. The...More

Thank Pinkfantasy
PowerhouseTamworth, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2015

We're so glad you dropped in. So many of our visitors are surprised with the quality and the size of the motorbike collection. It certainly is impressive even if you're not a bike lover! Our volunteers love showing off the bikes and they don't make...More

Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

This is the third time we have visited the Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum. It is a wonderful collection of iconic bikes. My husband drools over some very special bikes that are found here. He also says "I had one of those and one of those" and...More

Thank Anita T
PowerhouseTamworth, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2015

Thanks for your fantastic review and for calling in again! We are delighted you had an enjoyable experience at the Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum. We hope other bike lovers appreciate your insights and recommendation. We certainly do and hope to see you again the next time...More

Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

If you into motorbikes you must have a look. On the New England Highway as you come into Tamworth, on your right just before thePower House Hotel.More

Thank Susanelizabeth1
PowerhouseTamworth, Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2015

Appreciate your visit! You’re right we definitely appeal to motorbike enthusiasts. We’re perfectly positioned for bike riders to stop for a break with toilets - plus tea and coffee is included in the admission price. Remember if you want to stay overnight at The Powerhouse,...More

Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

A wonderful collection of motorbikes from all over the world, including a replica of the first (wooden) motorbike. Built by an elderly gentleman from Coffs Harbour, NSW, Australia, it is a machine to behold.This is an eclectic, faithfully restored collection that any enthusiast would find...More

Thank Mary-Ann C
PowerhouseTamworth, Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2015

Thank you so much for the 5/5 review and taking the time to visit our collection in Tamworth. We agree the wooden motorbike is definitely unique and a sight to behold - you certainly appreciate the workmanship that has gone into it! We’re so happy...More

Reviewed 19 July 2015

Very interesting if you are into motorcyles. The fellow there was helpful with the history. Cost was $8 with a cuppa

Thank janette h
PowerhouseTamworth, Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2015

We appreciate you dropping in and are thrilled you enjoyed the collection of motorbikes. Thanks for sharing your experience with other Trip Advisor travellers. Safe travels!

Reviewed 3 July 2015

Top class little collection (not that little ). Well worth the visit, take your time to inspect and ask questionsMore

Thank Andy L
PowerhouseTamworth, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2015

We are extremely proud of our motorbike display and are glad you enjoyed the collection. The museum staff take great pride in showing these impressive bikes off and love a chat so they can share their impressive knowledge. Thanks for calling in, we hope to...More

Reviewed 2 July 2015

Great motorcycle display, well worth the $8.00. You can enjoy walking around with a cuppa from the the bloke running it and admire the display.

Thank Cindy K
PowerhouseTamworth, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2015

Thanks for dropping in. We love hearing such positive comments about our fantastic collection of bikes and we also appreciate the 5/5 recommendation. We hope to see you again the next time you pass through. General Manager, Quality Hotel Powerhouse Tamworth

Reviewed 16 June 2015

For motor cycle enthusiasts this is worth a visit. The motor bikes are all in as new condition, some restored others original. Enjoy a free cup of coffee while you walk around and admire.

Thank Leith P
PowerhouseTamworth, General Manager at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2015

Thanks for dropping in to admire our bikes. We love our collection and are so glad you loved it too! We hope to see you again the next time you pass through. General Manager, Quality Hotel Powerhouse Tamworth

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RhubarbStew
14 July 2017|
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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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