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British Motor Museum

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Address

Gaydon
Banbury Road
Stratford-upon-Avon
CV35 0BJ

Contact

Tel : 01926 641188

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Prices

adult
£14.00


Concession
£12.00


Family
£39.00


Child
£9.00


Explore the newly refurbished British Motor Museum – home to world’s largest collection of historic British cars - from the very first Land Rover to Lady Penelope’s FAB1.

Experience the sights, sounds and stories of the British motor industry and get ‘under the skin’ with our interactive exhibits.

Take a walk down the 'Time Road' and discover how motoring and family life has changed through the decades as the cars are brought to life by costumed explainers and free guided tours.

Get a ‘behind the scenes’ insight into how we store and preserve our vehicles in our new Collections Centre, with over 250 cars from both our reserve car collection and that of the Jaguar Heritage Trust to explore. View our restoration work underway in our new historic workshop.

There is also an onsite café serving hot and cold meals and snacks, an outdoor play area, and free parking.

Check our website for great school holiday activities and special weekend motoring events.

Fun for all the family whatever the weather!

M40 J12 and take B4100. Attraction signed.

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Upcoming Events

summer family activities
22 Jul 2017 - 03 Sep 2019 View event
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Recent News

British Motor Museum to host Europe's largest gathering of BMW's

Hundreds of BMWs will yet again descend on the British Motor Museum when it hosts Europe’s largest gathering of BMW’s on Sunday 13 August. The BMW Car Club National Festival promises to be even bigger and better with thousands of visitors taking advantage of the huge number of activities on offer. Last year visitors saw over 800 vehicles on display including M Power, Alpina, Z’s, i’s, as well as modern, classic and modified models including MINI’s.

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posted 01/07/2017 09:00:00

Classic Ford fans are in for a treat at the 'Old Ford Rally'!

Classic Ford fans are in for a treat when the British Motor Museum hosts the 9th Old Ford Rally held in conjunction with the Ford Y & C Register. On Sunday 16 July around 600 classic Fords will go on display at the biggest rally of classic Fords in the UK. Vehicles including commercials, tractors and vehicles with a Ford engine built up to 1990 will be on display, exhibiting the incredible range of vehicles produced by one of the world’s biggest manufacturers.

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posted 27/06/2017 04:00:00

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Directions


By Road

The British Motor Museum can be easily reached by following signs off Junction 12 of the M40. The centre is situated off the B4100 on the Banbury to Warwick road within half a mile of Gaydon village.

By Public Transport

Nearest station: Bus from Leamington is 11 miles

logo - Free guided tours twice a day! - Activities for all ages! - Fun for all the family - Lots to see and do! -
logo - Free guided tours twice a day! - Activities for all ages! - Fun for all the family - Lots to see and do! -

British Motor Museum facilities include:

  • Dogs restrictions
  • First aid facilities
  • In countryside
  • Indoor event/attraction
  • Outdoor event/attraction
  • Guided tours available for groups
  • Guided tours available for individuals
  • American Express accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted
  • Café/restaurant
  • Picnic site
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)
  • Approx length of visit
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Groups accepted
  • Min group size
  • Open outside normal opening times by appointment
  • Special group rates
  • TIC staff admitted free
  • Toilets

British Motor Museum accessibility includes:

  • Designated parking within about 50 metres of main entrance
  • Drop-off point for guests immediately outside main entrance
  • Hearing loop system available in appropriate areas, eg ticket counter
  • Information available in large print
  • Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet
  • Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • Level access, ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • Level access, ramp or lift to information point
  • Level access, ramp or lift to restaurant
  • Level access, ramp or lift to ticket issuing point

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