Vintage Motorcycle Museum (Chehalis, Washington)

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Vintage Motorcycle Museum
Established 1979 (1979)
Location Chehalis, Washington
Coordinates 46°39′56″N 122°58′15″W / 46.6655°N 122.9709°W / 46.6655; -122.9709
Type Transport museum
Collections Vintage motorcycles
Owner Frank and Barbara Mason

The Vintage Motorcycle Museum is a museum in Chehalis, Washington. The collection, founded in 1979 by retired engineer Frank Mason,[1] includes pre-1916 motorcycles, photographs and memorabilia.[2] Mason and his wife Barbara bought and renovated the historic 1889 Washington Hotel building in Chehalis after it burned in 1997, and moved the collection there.[3]


  1. ^ Geoff Hill (June 21, 2006), "Full Speed Ahead into Motorcycle History", The News Letter, Belfast, Northern Ireland: via HighBeam (subscription required) 
  2. ^ Vintage Motorcycle Museum, City of Chehalis 
  3. ^ Julie McDonald Zander (2011), Chehalis, Arcadia Publishing, pp. 111, 124, ISBN 9780738576039 

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Coordinates: 46°39′56″N 122°58′15″W / 46.6655°N 122.9709°W / 46.6655; -122.9709