Building Info

The Harley-Davidson Museum is just across the water from the Reed Street Yards.
  • Address:
    400 W. Canal St.
  • Architect:
    James Biber (Pentagram Architects)
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  • Year Built:

Museum for Harley-Davidson motorcycles, located in the Menomonee River Valley.

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Delicious Deals and Sunny Skies are Waiting at MOTOR This May
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Delicious Deals and Sunny Skies are Waiting at MOTOR This May

Spring is in full swing and MOTOR has all the delicious deals you’re looking for.

MOTOR’s New Menu is Ready to Roll With All-American Flavor and Fun
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MOTOR’s New Menu is Ready to Roll With All-American Flavor and Fun

Featuring tastes and flavors from across the county, MOTOR’s relaunched menu offers new diverse dishes with big biker attitude.

Say “Be Mine” to MOTOR at the Valentine’s Beer Dinner
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Say “Be Mine” to MOTOR at the Valentine’s Beer Dinner

Executive Chef, Josh Peterson and the team at Good City Brewing played culinary matchmaker as they expertly combined delicious dishes with a variety of bold local brews for the Feb. 14 event.

Band of the Week: Blacktop Kings Love Motorcycle Culture
Band of the Week

Blacktop Kings Love Motorcycle Culture

The bluesy, hard-driving rock band just celebrated 10 years together.

Find Your Perfect Match at MOTOR® this February
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Find Your Perfect Match at MOTOR® this February

MOTOR’s new menu offers diverse dishes with big biker attitude.

Marcus® Hotels & Resorts’ Premier Properties Offer One-Of-A-Kind Valentine’s Day Experiences for Couples Nationwide
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Marcus® Hotels & Resorts’ Premier Properties Offer One-Of-A-Kind Valentine’s Day Experiences for Couples Nationwide

Adventure, Romance, Bohemian, Luxury Packages and More Available for Every Kind of Couple

The Harley-Davidson Museum kickstarts 2017 with new displays, Gallery Night and more!
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The Harley-Davidson Museum kickstarts 2017 with new displays, Gallery Night and more!

And with an eye on summer, the H-D Museum announces its special exhibit.

Cruise into 2017 with Good Food and Great Fun at MOTOR
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Cruise into 2017 with Good Food and Great Fun at MOTOR

Make it your new year’s resolution to take a pit stop at MOTOR

Harley-Davidson Museum is decked out for a Happy Harley Holiday
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Harley-Davidson Museum is decked out for a Happy Harley Holiday

Come in for Breakfast with Santa, Holiday Bike Night, new items at The Shop

Santa Rolls into MOTOR Bar & Restaurant for a one-of-a-kind Family-Friendly Breakfast Experience
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Santa Rolls into MOTOR Bar & Restaurant for a one-of-a-kind Family-Friendly Breakfast Experience

Reservations are required for this very special event

PNC Bank Milwaukee Running Festival Brings 4000+ Runners to Milwaukee November 5th and 6th
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PNC Bank Milwaukee Running Festival Brings 4000+ Runners to Milwaukee November 5th and 6th

One Mile, 5K, Half Marathon, Full Marathon Events Offer “a Running Event for Every Runner.”

The Harley-Davidson Museum® honors those who fight for our freedom
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The Harley-Davidson Museum® honors those who fight for our freedom

November highlights at the Museum include Veterans Day Appreciation, the 5th annual Black Friday Beerfest and more

October at the Harley-Davidson Museum® features hot wheels and cool events
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October at the Harley-Davidson Museum® features hot wheels and cool events

Fall brings Skulloween Bike Night, Black Friday Beerfest, new displays and more

Ride and Film Screening Aimed at Raising Awareness of Veteran Suicides
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Ride and Film Screening Aimed at Raising Awareness of Veteran Suicides

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Military and Veterans Resource Center is sponsoring an event at the Harley-Davidson Museum on Friday, Sept. 16, to promote awareness of the suicide rate among veterans and showcase prevention resources.

Celebrate the Harley-Davidson Museum’s® 8th birthday when the ever-popular Wild Ones Weekend returns in July.
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Celebrate the Harley-Davidson Museum’s® 8th birthday when the ever-popular Wild Ones Weekend returns in July.

In addition to Wild Ones Weekend (July 7-10), the Museum campus will be buzzing with an appearance from a Wrecking Crew race team member, Thursday Bike Nights, MOTOR® BBQ & Blues on Saturdays and so much more.

Harley-Davidson Museum steps on the gas for its special summer exhibit
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Harley-Davidson Museum steps on the gas for its special summer exhibit

Drag Racing: America’s Fast Time opens June 17

Harley-Davidson Museum® Revs Up for the Return of Outdoor Bike Night Starting This May
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Harley-Davidson Museum® Revs Up for the Return of Outdoor Bike Night Starting This May

Additional highlights include Mother’s Day Brunch, Armed Forces Ride, BBQ & Blues, new displays and more

Harley-Davidson Museum® puts the pedal to the metal with its lineup of 2016 exhibits
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Harley-Davidson Museum® puts the pedal to the metal with its lineup of 2016 exhibits

Sprint, run, race or ride to the Museum for programming that highlights the need for speed

FIRST Wisconsin Craft Beer Festival – this Friday and Saturday
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FIRST Wisconsin Craft Beer Festival – this Friday and Saturday

The festival will feature about 50 craft breweries.

Countdown is on to the Wisconsin Craft Beer Festival
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Countdown is on to the Wisconsin Craft Beer Festival

The festival will feature about 50 craft breweries, both national and Wisconsin-based.

As the temps cool down, Harley-Davidson Museum® events heat up
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As the temps cool down, Harley-Davidson Museum® events heat up

Fall brings Skulloween Bike Night, a cooking class, Black Friday Beerfest and more

Ben Goetter Promoted to Mortenson Construction’s Director of Business Development
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Ben Goetter Promoted to Mortenson Construction’s Director of Business Development

He has consistently distinguished himself as a leader whom customers both trust and admire.

Mortenson Construction Announces Team Member Promotions
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Mortenson Construction Announces Team Member Promotions

Mortenson Construction is pleased to announce the promotions of Jeff Gruhn, Doug Heinrich, Mike Gleeson, Angela Brzowski, Kurt Theune, and Steve Resset.

Harley-Davidson Museum® celebrates street art during the Milwaukee Rally at its annual Custom Bike Show Weekend
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Harley-Davidson Museum® celebrates street art during the Milwaukee Rally at its annual Custom Bike Show Weekend

Custom motorcycles, artisans, live music and more; free and open to the public Labor Day weekend

Harley-Davidson Museum® summer exhibit celebrates motorcycle legend   Willie G. Davidson
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Harley-Davidson Museum® summer exhibit celebrates motorcycle legend Willie G. Davidson

Willie G. Davidson: Artist, Designer, Leader, Legend runs through Sept. 7

The Legacy of Willie G. Davidson

The Legacy of Willie G. Davidson

A new exhibit tracks his impact on the Harley company, culture and designs.

Bradford cancelled volleyball leagues?
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Bradford cancelled volleyball leagues?

SpikeMKE opening in Milwaukee's 5th Ward

Plotting The Menomonee Valley’s Future

Plotting The Menomonee Valley’s Future

Hundreds gathered to build on the remarkable transformation of the last 15 years.

Alderman: Milwaukee as top 2014 destination shows we’re doing many things right
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Alderman: Milwaukee as top 2014 destination shows we’re doing many things right

Milwaukee has made Jetsetter magazine’s list of top recommended travel destinations in 2014 – further validation that the city is headed in the right direction on many fronts, said Alderman Terry L. Witkowski.

Ride the Downtown Shuttle to Harley-Davidson’s 110th
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Ride the Downtown Shuttle to Harley-Davidson’s 110th

Park your bike and ride the bus between Harley-Davidson’s 110th Anniversary events.

VISIT Milwaukee to Present Lamplighter Award to Milwaukee Downtown BID #21
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VISIT Milwaukee to Present Lamplighter Award to Milwaukee Downtown BID #21

Annual Meeting on March 5th also features Bill Davidson with preview of the Harley-Davidson 110th Anniversary

Veterans Receive Purple Heart Passes
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Veterans Receive Purple Heart Passes

Pass Benefits All Wisconsin Vets Injured in Service

Fire Cadet Recruiting Event
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Fire Cadet Recruiting Event

The Milwaukee Fire Department will be hosting a city-wide recruiting event at the Harley-Davidson Museum® on Sunday October 21.

The Harley-Davidson Museum Celebrates an American Icon

The Harley-Davidson Museum Celebrates an American Icon

Today's opening of the Harley-Davidson Museum is a truly great day for the City of Milwaukee. The $75 million, 130,000 square foot complex, which was designed by James Biber of Pentagram Architects, celebrates the 105 year history of Harley-Davidson. The complex references both Milwaukee's industrial past and Harley-Davidson's motorcycle style by mixing modern elements and simple lines with an exposed I-Beam skeleton.

Milwaukee Post Office To Move Next Door To Airport

Milwaukee Post Office To Move Next Door To Airport

In one of the worst kept secrets surrounding the future of downtown Milwaukee, an announcement finally arrived today that the out-of-place and severely dated United States Post Office located on St. Paul Ave, next to the brand spanking new, gorgeous Milwaukee Intermodal Station, is moving south to be closer to the airport in a new, […]