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Chemnitz Automotive Museum

Fahrzeugmuseum Chemnitz

Zwickauer Str. 77, 09112 Chemnitz, Germany

Website: fahrzeugmuseum-chemnitz.de
Facebook: fb.com/FahrzeugmuseumChemnitz

The museum is set in a six floor parking garage built to accommodate 300 vehicles in 1928. It had an automobile lift, a workshop and a petrol station.

In addition to the many fine motorcycles on display, there are bicycles and automobiles and a wealth of historical artifacts and photographs.

The museum hosts many special events, for instance the 130th Anniversary of Diamant which included a visit to the former Diamantwerk factory in Chemnitz, and a Jawa exhibition with over 20 motorcycles and considerable information of interest to the historian and enthusiast about Mr. Janacek and his machines.

The permanent display of motorcycles includes:
1928 Schüttoff G500 Stoye sidecar combination
1929 Diamant modell F
A row of Wanderer motorcycles
Several motocross bikes
Varieties of DKW
Framo and Magnet three-wheelers
Rarities from Heros, Harle and Esweco
A simply superb Slavia
An MZ Escort police bike
many more...

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