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American Police Motorcycle Museum

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Address: 194 Daniel Webster Hwy, Meredith, NH 03253-5607
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Open seven days 10am-6pmOur museum is the only museum in the country which...

Open seven days 10am-6pmOur museum is the only museum in the country which chronicles the history of the motorcycle policeman. There are 76 motorcycles on display from 1912 to 2005, a movie theater, a workshop where we build a bike a year, a 1948 Indian we built as a Laconia Police motorcycle with uniforms from the forties that you can wear for a souvenir picture , a uniform timeline and so much more.

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Brings you back to when the Police Motorcycles ruled the roads

I know they are in the process of moving their location but all I can say is the owner Doug has out done himself with this Museum. Some of the best motorcycles ever collected... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 January 2017
Robert A
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East Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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East Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

I know they are in the process of moving their location but all I can say is the owner Doug has out done himself with this Museum. Some of the best motorcycles ever collected with their history. Boston Police History is on full display here with the tribute motorcycle of their line of duty officers. A must see hope they... More 

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foxboro
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41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

They had a party going on and open house.Excellent husband loved the cycles,Had a young lady singing who was also excellent that day.

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Thank garybette
Leslyee F, Owner at American Police Motorcycle Museum, responded to this review

I'm sorry you have mistaken us for another location.We have been closed for relocation since July 18, 2016. More 

Laconia, New Hampshire
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

No matter how many times I go, there is something new to see. They did a great job getting some interesting motorcycles.

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Noticed as we just drove past that their sign says "closed" and also on their website that they hope to reopen and relocate in 2017. We visit Meredith frequently and never actually visited the museum, but I thought I'd share this news with the TripAdvisor community.

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Thank Jhanson3
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We were just passing through and stumbled upon this wonderful museum. Staff is very friendly and willing to answer any questions you have.very impressed with the collection of bikes over 100

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March, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

The American Police Motorcycle Museum is a labour of love by its owner, and succeeds on all counts. Whether your interest is motorcycles, policing or general social history, this collection ticks all the boxes. Spread over three floors, it contains a fascinating collection of mainly US police bikes (some quite rare), and all sorts of associated memorabilia. An excellent place... More 

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1 Thank Roger N
Leslyee F, Owner at American Police Motorcycle Museum, responded to this review

Thank you very much! It was our pleasure to share our museum with you and we are so glad that you enjoyed your visit and appreciated the effort that we have put into creating the displays. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

An amazing family owned and managed museum. Owner, Doug, has been collecting and restoring bikes since he was 12. His collection of memorabilia and bikes is expansive. Doug is an extremely passionate and informative currator. Well worth the stop, even for us non-bikers.

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1 Thank Kari S
Leslyee F, Owner at American Police Motorcycle Museum, responded to this review

Thanks so much!! It was a pleasure to meet you and share our collection with you. We're so pleased that you enjoyed the museum. Thanks for stopping in! More 

New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

My wife and I stopped in last weekend. the museum is 3 floors with over 100 Motorycles and tons of memorabilia on motorcycles and Police Memorabilia. There are many different motorcycles that were used by police and some not. There are also military bikes a Jeep etc.... The bikes go back to 1908 or so. I am a guy with... More 

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Leslyee F, Owner at American Police Motorcycle Museum, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words! We have worked very hard to make the museum interesting to bikers and non-bikers as well. We are pleased that you found your visit to be an enjoyable experience and that you noticed our particular fondness for the old Indians. Thanks for stopping in! We also love Hart's! More 

Hyannis, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

My husband and I had passed this museum for the last few years, but never went in. This year we decided to check it out. When we went in we were overwhelmed at all the amazing old motorcycles from the military, police departments and just about every kind of bike you can think of. If you get a chance to... More 

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Leslyee F, Owner at American Police Motorcycle Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review and thanks for finally deciding to stop in. We're so glad that you and your husband enjoyed your visit. We pride ourselves on making the museum exhibits interesting to all - even those who don't consider themselves motorcycle enthusiasts. More 

Gilford, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

I have been on bikes for 50 years.I'm on the board of directors for the Gilford Historical Society also vice chair of the Heritage Commission. My wife and I went to the museum the other day,I was blown away.My 1st.and second bike were both there. My dads old Indian was also parked upstairs.Now these were not the actual bikes but... More 

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Leslyee F, Owner at American Police Motorcycle Museum, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the great review. We're thrilled that you enjoyed your visit and we were glad to show you around while we were getting ready for the season to begin. Now that we are in full swing for the season, we'd love to see you again. There's always something new to see. More 

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