Articles Posted in the " Harley Davidson Museum " Category

  • Hoka Hey Winner Gives Away Harley

    Hoka Hey Winner Gives Away Harley

    2011 Hoka Hey

    Will Barclay gave away the motorcycle that won him a half-million dollar purse. His beloved Harley-Davidson Electra Glide (named Excalibur) brought him to victory in the 2010 Hoka Hey challenge.

    Barclay handed the keys to Mark Story, the second-place Hoka Hey rider at the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee earlier this month.

  • Harley-Davidson Museum: Summer Exhibit

    Harley-Davidson Museum: Summer Exhibit

    Harley History on Display

    With more than 108 years of history, Harley-Davidson is bound to have some interesting pieces buried deep in its Archives.

    Even the most dedicated motorcycle enthusiast is in for more than a few surprises when the special summer exhibit, Collection X: Weird, Wild Wonders of the Harley-Davidson Museum, opens June 11, 2011.

  • Harley-Davidson Museum: Weird & Wild

    Harley-Davidson Museum: Weird & Wild

    Harley Museum News

    Harley-Davidson has 108 years of rich history, and with that time naturally arrives a collection of specaturlor items.

    And for the summer of 2011, the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee, Wis., will exhibit some of the truly unique items, from "secret prototypes and fantastic folk-art creations to ‘what were they thinking?’ contraptions."

  • Harley-Davidson Gift Cards now online

    Harley-Davidson Gift Cards now online

    Gift Cards can be purchased in any amount from $25 to $250 and are redeemable at 700 authorized, participating Harley-Davidson retail locations nationwide, at H-D Factory Tour locations, and at the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee. The H-D Gift Card can be used to purchase most any products sold at H-D dealers including Genuine Parts & Accessories, MotorClothes, Official H-D Licensed Products, Rider’s Edge rider education training, etc.

    Harley-Davidson Gift Cards can be shipped directly, along with a special message or greeting, to the recipient or can be mailed to the purchaser.

  • Retooling the art and design of helmets

    Retooling the art and design of helmets

    In a unique partnership with the Harley-Davidson Museum, the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design (MIAD) – Wisconsin’s only college devoted exclusively to the education of professional artists and designers – has kicked off the fall semester with the most ambitious cross-disciplinary project in the college’s history. "The Helmet Project" – involving 100 art and design students, 10 faculty members and the Museum’s professional staff – will be on view as the first feature exhibition at the Harley-Davidson Museum Garage from Oct. 23 – Nov.

  • Buell to celebrate AMA Championship at HD Museum

    Buell to celebrate AMA Championship at HD Museum

    Buell Motorcycle Company invites fans to the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee on Sept. 24 to celebrate Buell’s first professional AMA road racing championship, which was clinched on Sept. 9 when Bruce Rossmeyer’s Daytona Racing/RMR/GEICO Powersports racer Danny Eslick won the 2009 AMA Pro Racing Daytona SportBike season championship at New Jersey Motorsports Park aboard a Buell 1125R.

    The celebratory activities are planned during the Museum’s Thursday night Bike Night at Motor, and include the RMR/GEICO Powersports team rig, Eslick’s championship-winning No.