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British Motor Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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British Cars

I have been promising myself a visit to this place for years and this year I finally made it. Am I... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Vic R
Very nice experience!

I went with my husband and we had such a lovely time for a Sunday morning. Beautiful display of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Georgina B
Burnham, United Kingdom
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Home to the world's largest collection of historic British cars the British Motor Museum has over 300 vehicles on display spanning the classic, vintage and veteran eras. With a selection of interactive exhibitions and family activities, the museum...more
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British Motor Museum 11 Banbury Road, Gaydon CV35 0BJ, England
01926 641188
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Reviewed yesterday

I have been promising myself a visit to this place for years and this year I finally made it. Am I glad I did, many beautiful British made cars you just don't see any more. You can spend a full day here easy, luckily there...More

Thank Vic R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I went with my husband and we had such a lovely time for a Sunday morning. Beautiful display of cars and history. Very friendly staff...Totally worth it!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way back home by chance and we were so glad we did (my boyfriend more than myself - he’s the car fanatic). Much better than Beulieu! Highly recommend if you’re into cars

Thank Jenni P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with the family Really interesting and all cars are well placed for viewing and interesting details provided Tours are done if you have time We spent 3/4 hours here and could have spent longer Disabled access brilliant and staff really informative and friendly Maybe...More

Thank jeanscot
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a friend midweek as neither of us like crowds and thought it would be quieter then, arriving after a 2 hour drive we bought our tickets and brochure and decided to have a relaxing coffee whilst planning what to see, this was a...More

Thank Nigel C
BMMuseum, Front Office Manager at British Motor Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nigel. We're so sorry to hear you were disappointed with your visit to the Museum. Unlike many Museums, we receive no Government funding and, as an independent Charitable Trust, rely on income from both our visitors and our Conferencing facilities in order to fund...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our trip to Motor Museum. Great displays which appealed to both the petrolheads and non-petrolheads in our group! Staff are friendly throughout the whole museum, make you feel very welcome. Food was excellent, both choice and quality. Would definitely recommend as a great...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited on a number of occasions for various different events because the kids just love it! Each event has been so well organised, with the ease of parking, warm and friendly welcome and a sense of a genuine passion to make each visit memorable....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took some friends to the motor museum for something different to do. Friendly informative knowledgeable staff to welcome us. The selection of cars is huge and covers every era of motor history. From James bonds cars to the history to the E type with quirky...More

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited when a truck show was on my chance which made the day even better. A huge selection of cars to see in a well designed museum.

Thank DanielSimms123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some magnificent cars of tremendous importance! But obscured by too many cars without a clear focus for their inclusion. One or two themed displays were crowded out by a mish mash of different vehicles of various types and dates. The entrance being an example, two...More

Thank Bill G
BMMuseum, Front Office Manager at British Motor Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bill, Thank you for leaving your comments, we do appreciate all feedback we receive from our visitors as it helps us develop and improve in the future. With regard to the annual pass, we have up to 5 Gift Aid exempt days per year...More

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17 August 2018|
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Response from BMMuseum | Property representative |
Hi, Adult admission prices are £14 and if you are a UK tax payer you are able to Gift Aid your entry, at no extra cost, and you will receive an annual pass. Terms and conditions apply. For full details please visit our... More
Daron H
14 November 2017|
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Response from Wildcat45000 | Reviewed this property |
I think kineton , then a short bus ride. Not very away
Jacqueline W
17 August 2017|
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Response from GraemeKeillor | Reviewed this property |
There is a play area but I doubt if either you nor your child would be relaxed to offer you sufficient time to view all of the exhibits before boredom set in.