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Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago - USA +++++

Rare and fascinating historic bicycles from the Museum's collection alongside new high-tech bikes in exposition „The Art of the Bicycle“. 

Link exhibition: http://www.msichicago.org/explore/whats-here/exhibits/art-of-the-bicycle/ 

„It is an invention where science, art and engineering intersect—and one we can master at six years old. The first bicycles were revolutionary 200 years ago, and today's bike designers continue to redefine and revisit the concept of cycling. Trace the path of an evolution from Boneshaker to Moonlander in a beautiful gallery of creativity and ingenuity.“

All photos exhibition The Art of the Bicycle were find on thr internet:

209/A - Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
209/A - Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
209/A - Museum of Science and Industry Chicago

album: 209/A - Museum of Science and Industry Chicago

Museum contact: http://www.msichicago.org

209/B- Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
209/B- Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
209/B- Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
209/B- Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
209/B- Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
209/B- Museum of Science and Industry Chicago

album: 209/B- Museum of Science and Industry Chicago

 

209/C- Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
209/C- Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
209/C- Museum of Science and Industry Chicago

album: 209/C- Museum of Science and Industry Chicago

Canada Science and Technology Museum - Ottawa, Canada +++++

The National Museum of Science and Technology was established in 1967 and moved to new venue in  November 2017. Many very interesting velocipedes and bicycles are there.

Contact: https://ingeniumcanada.org/scitech/index.php 

208 - Canada Science and Technology Museum
208 - Canada Science and Technology Museum
208 - Canada Science and Technology Museum

album: 208 - Canada Science and Technology Museum

Summer Exhibition - Čechy pod Kosířem, Czech Republic

A nice small exhibition in Moravia. We know there is possibity, that there will be long-term exposition of antique bicycles. These machines were borrowed from deposit of museum in Olomouc.

Contact castle museum: http://www.zamekcechy.cz

Museum of carriages there too: http://www.historickekocary.cz

Pictures from summer exhibition and a casual bicycle catalogue:

207/A -Čechy pod Kosířem
207/A -Čechy pod Kosířem
207/A -Čechy pod Kosířem

album: 207/A -Čechy pod Kosířem

Details of bicycles from display:

207/B -Čechy pod Kosířem
207/B -Čechy pod Kosířem
207/B -Čechy pod Kosířem

album: 207/B -Čechy pod Kosířem

Musée du Vélo, Hiers Brouage – France +++++

Very nice bicycle collection owned by Jean Simo situated on old street in military fortress. Many really rare velocipedes, tricycles and system bikes.

Contact: http://www.musee-du-velo.com

 

206 - Musée du vélo Brouage
206 - Musée du vélo Brouage
206 - Musée du vélo Brouage

album: 206 - Musée du vélo Brouage

 

AUTOWORLD Brussels- Belgium

Many nice bikes are in deposit. Sometimes are some of then on display. Very nice museum with many interesting pieces.

Contact: http://www.autoworld.be/home

Bicycles and motorcycles:

205/A - Autoworld Brussels
205/A - Autoworld Brussels
205/A - Autoworld Brussels

album: 205/A - Autoworld Brussels

Cars:

205/B - Autoworld Brussels
205/B - Autoworld Brussels
205/B - Autoworld Brussels

album: 205/B - Autoworld Brussels

Stadtmuseum - Karlsruhe, Germany

Karlsruhe - well known town by name Karl Drais (of course Karl Benz too…).  A big and nice museum in city has on display a few bicycles.

Contact: https://www.karlsruhe.de/b1/stadtgeschichte/stadtmuseum.de

 

204 - Stadtmuseum Karlsruhe
204 - Stadtmuseum Karlsruhe
204 - Stadtmuseum Karlsruhe

album: 204 - Stadtmuseum Karlsruhe

Exhibition "Historic bicycle – collection M.Šindelář" – Museum Aš, Czech Republic

A small exhibition with many sport and race bicycles from local privat collection of Mr. Martin Šindelář.. This exhibition was opened through spring and summer 2017 in Town museum in Aš - the Czech Republic.

Contact: http://www.muzeum-as.cz

 

203 - Aš - Exposition 2017
203 - Aš - Exposition 2017
203 - Aš - Exposition 2017

album: 203 - Aš - Exposition 2017

„ 2 Rader – 200 Jahre“, TECHNOSEUM Mannheim - Germany +++++

Germany celebrating 200 years of bicycle. Baron Drais patented first dreisiene patent in 1817. Very nice season exhibition, very good prepared, showed many very interesting bicycles from others museums and privat collections.  

Contact: http://www.technoseum.de

202/A – Expo 2017: 2 Rader – 200 Jahre, Mannheim
202/A – Expo 2017: 2 Rader – 200 Jahre, Mannheim
202/A – Expo 2017: 2 Rader – 200 Jahre, Mannheim

album: 202/A – Expo 2017: 2 Rader – 200 Jahre, Mannheim

TECHNOSEUM, Mannheim - Germany

A few bicycles are on display in a typical public technic museum.

Contact: http://www.technoseum.de

201 - Technomuseum
201 - Technomuseum
201 - Technomuseum

album: 201 - Technomuseum

Muzeum Jindřichohradecka - Jindřichův Hradec - Czech Republic +++++

A nice local musem in center of beautiful historic town where on display is only a few bicycles, but when we had an oportunity to see some machines from deposit we were happy. I hope you will be happy too with some pictures from our research tour.

Contact: http://www.mjh.cz

200 – Jindřichův Hradec – Czech Rep.
200 – Jindřichův Hradec – Czech Rep.
200 – Jindřichův Hradec – Czech Rep.

album: 200 – Jindřichův Hradec – Czech Rep.

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