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Harley-Davidson Motor Company (York, PA)
1425 Eden Road,
York, PA 17402
Latitude: 39.984022 Longitude: -76.718718
This tour is free
Established as an assembly facility in 1973, Harley-Davidson Vehicle Operations in York, PA. is the largest Harley-Davidson manufacturing facility. The York facility covers more than 230 acres and has over 1.5 million square feet under roof.
Employees assemble the Touring and Softail® models, as well as limited production, factory-custom motorcycles. They perform a variety of manufacturing operations ? from machining, polishing and chrome plating, to forming, welding and painting.
At the Vaughn L. Beals Tour Center, you'll explore exhibits that detail the plant's history, and guide you through the manufacturing and assembly processes. You'll also have the chance to sit on current production motorcycles and visit the gift shop for tour-related souvenirs. The Kids' Rally, a specially designed area for visitors under the age of 12, makes the York facility an ideal family destination.
Your journey begins with an introductory movie and continues on the factory floor where you'll get a behind-the-scenes look at the people, processes and products of York Vehicle Operations. You'll be guided through various manufacturing and assembly areas, watch as parts are manufactured and see freshly painted and chrome plated parts. Then it's on to the end of the line, where every motorcycle is roll-tested prior to crating and shipping.
Over the years, thousands of Harley-Davidson enthusiasts have made the journey to York, Pennsylvania to witness passion forged in steel.
Tours are free and last approximately one hour.
Tours begin at regular intervals between 9:00 am and 2:00 pm Monday through Friday.
Tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Tours are not offered on weekends, major holidays, or during production changes and year-end maintenance.
Tour schedule is subject to change. Please call 1-877-883-1450 (toll free) or 717-852-6590 prior to your visit for up-to-date tour information.
Tour Center and gift shop hours are 8AM-4PM Monday through Friday.
Reservations are required for groups of 10 or more.
Cameras or recording devices are not allowed in the plant. Photography is permitted in the Tour Center.
Bags or packages such as knapsacks, luggage and camera bags are not allowed in the factory.
Closed-toe, low-heeled shoes are required.
Children under the age of 12 are welcome in the Tour Center, but are not allowed on the factory tour. Visitors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Please notify us if you have disability-related needs. Every effort will be made to accommodate you.
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