FAQ

How is the CMM organized?
CMM was formed by a core group in January 2014. Since May 2014, the organization has been led by a Board of Directors comprised of individuals with combined backgrounds in business, collecting, museums, law, architecture, design, communications and fundraising. We have four standing subcommittees, responsible for Finance, Development, Collections and Exhibits, and Communications.

Is the CMM a non-profit?
The Cycling Museum of Minnesota became a federal 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization on January 16, 2015.

When will the CMM be open to the public?
The CMM hopes to open to the public some time in the future, until which time we will open by invitation or for scheduled events.

Where is CMM located? How/why did the CMM choose its current location?
CMM is located in 'The Vault' our collections storage space located on the campus of St. Marks Cathedral, 519 Oak Grove St. Minneapolis, MN 55403. The organization offered a generous welcome to us with an accessible and affordable space and size for our requirements, in a location central to our volunteers and future bike-in visitors. The Vault will be open for select events and scheduled tours. 


Do you foresee moving to another venue going forward?
Yes, if/when the CMM’s revenues and raised funds would support relocation. 

I have some cool cycling-related items. How can I donate artifacts to the CMM?
Contact us at collections@cmm.bike with a description of the item(s) you wish to donate. A member of the Collections and Exhibits Committee will contact you.

How can I support the CMM financially?
Donations may be sent to CMM, PO Box 580201, Minneapolis, MN 55458. You can also make a donation on our website using PayPal.

In the future, CMM will offer memberships and sponsorship opportunities. To inquire about how you can help support CMM, please contact us at info@cmm.bike.

How can I volunteer with CMM?
CMM will be seeking assistance going forward in collections, exhibits, administration, programs, and other areas. If you are interested, please send us an e-mail of interest.

Can I review the CMM’s corporate documents?
They are available upon request. Please e-mail us at info@cmm.bike. 

How can I obtain more information about the CMM?
Please e-mail us at: info@cmm.bike