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Scaleby Hill Vintage motor bike museum

The Cottage | Chapel Lane, Carlisle CA6 4LY, England
+44 1228 675117
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Hdden little gem

Heading towards our B&B in Longtown my said there's a sign for Motorcycle museum next left , well... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
John M
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
Great Experience.

Mike Barry, owner and ex racer makes this a visit not to be missed. He has a wealth of knowledge on... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
589Richard
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Egremont, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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The Cottage | Chapel Lane, Carlisle CA6 4LY, England
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+44 1228 675117
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Heading towards our B&B in Longtown my said there's a sign for Motorcycle museum next left , well spotted as it was half covered in long grass , sign said next left so followed the signs , seen what looked like a blacksmith shop asked...More

Thank John M
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Mike Barry, owner and ex racer makes this a visit not to be missed. He has a wealth of knowledge on the subject that he's prepared to share in terms the "layman" can understand.

Thank 589Richard
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

What a gem of a place We really enjoyed chatting with Mike and seeing his wonderful collection of bikes Finding out we had a couple of mutual acquaintances, what a small world It’s fantastic that Mike is still racing around the country and at Isle...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

What a fantastic experience with a smashing bloke who owns it all, Mike. I could stand and discuss motorcycles all day with this man, he's forgotten more than I know plus his collection of Coventry Eagles is second to none, a proper enthusiasts day out...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This place is great well worth the visiting. It is great for all ages very friendly place and is amazing.

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

A great collection of Mike's vintage bikes and other motorcycling bits and pieces, well worth the £5. Mike was really friendly, we turned up unannounced and he opened up his 'shed' and gave us free reign to look around.

Thank ChrisyBaby
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

A great little motorcycle museum, what a guy Mike barry is, full of knowledge and enthusiastic to share. Was easier to find than I expected and close to the M6, so if you are into motorcycles and in the area give Mike a ring and...More

Thank Lewis H
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

Wow, we loved this place but in particular the owner - we arrived unannounced on a wet and windy Thursday morning, to be greeted by Mike Barry, we arrived as strangers but it felt like we left as best mates after an hour or so!...More

Thank GPFEngland
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

I met Mike three years ago when he built me some caravan steps, but the Bike are the real reason for my twice or more visits each year. I try and take him some small item for his lovely Bike museum. He always talks you...More

Thank Dave b
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

The visit was for my husband, a motorcyclist and enthusiast, he loved it as well as Mikes lovely welcoming dogs. An ideal place to visit, whatever the weather and Mike is such a wealth of knowledge. Always wise to phone ahead and ensure the museum...More

Thank Ann D
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