June 10 - Members-only preview
Members of the Harley-Davidson Museum will have the chance to see the exhibit a day before the general public, with a members-only preview and reception taking place at the Garage exhibit space from 5-7 p.m. For more information on becoming a Museum member, visit www.h-dmuseum.com and click "Become a Member."
July 23 - Untold Stories: Meet Frank Fritz, American Picker
Frank Fritz, one of the stars of the popular History Channel show, American Pickers, and vintage motorcycle collector, will visit the Museum to share stories about his career and his "picking" strategies as he travels the country in pursuit of rare and unique treasures. The program begins at 7 p.m. Tickets will go on sale for Museum members on June 2 and for the general public on June 6. The cost is $20 for Museum members and $25 for non-members.
Please note: Interview opportunities and images are available upon request
About the Harley-Davidson Museum
The Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is a reflection of American history and pop culture like you've never seen it before - through the lens of a true American icon and brand. Inspiring to riders and non-riders alike, the Museum offers a one-of-a-kind experience through dynamic exhibits, rare artifacts and an unparalleled collection of the legendary stories of America's last century. The 130,000 square-foot Museum complex opened to the public in July 2008 and has been thrilling visitors ever since.
The Harley-Davidson Archives holds hundreds of thousands of artifacts, including more than 500 vehicles, nearly 25,000 pieces of marketing literature and other documents, over 12,000 pieces of clothing, accessories, and collectibles, and almost 150,000 pieces in the photo collection, including prints and film and glass negatives, and thousands of other items including recorded media, publications, and art.
The Harley-Davidson Museum is located at 400 West Canal Street and is open year-round. For more information on the Museum's galleries, exhibits, special events, tickets, hours, and more, visit www.h-dmuseum.com.