Shifting Gears: A Cyclical History of Badger Bicycling Opens Soon

Shifting Gears: A Cyclical History of Badger Bicycling Opens Soon

Posted on Feb 17th 2015 | Bike Life, Events, News,

In this new exhibit at the Wisconsin Historical Museum, you’ll travel through 130 years of Wisconsin cycling history. Showcasing the crucial role that Wisconsin has played in two national bicycling eras, the “Shifting Gears: A Cyclical History of Badger Bicycling” exhibit features historic bicycles and artifacts, intriguing images, and virtual interactive experiences. Discover how the long, colorful, and sometimes contentious story of the growth and development of cycling in Wisconsin in the late 1800s is once again playing out today.

Dates: Feb 27 – Oct 15, 2015

Times: Tuesday—Saturday: 9 am—4 pm
Closed Sunday and Monday

Visit the Wisconsin Historical Museum online for more info.