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Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum

Bashley Manor Bashley Cross Road, New Forest, New Milton BH25 5SZ, England
+44 1425 620777
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Brilliant

Had been meaning to visit for years as we lived nearby...... moved to Suffolk having never been... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
serbat2264
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
A fascinating treat!

Visited today and wasn't disappointed! The bikes are predominantly restored by Sammy and his team... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GREATDANE_WESTERHAM
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Westerham, United Kingdom
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Sammy Miller MBE is a motorcycling legend, 11 times British Champion, winner of over 1400 events and still winning competitions more than 50 years after his first victory. The Museum houses one of the finest collections of fully restored motorcycles in the world, including factory racers and exotic prototypes, with the collection constantly evolving as new bikes are acquired. There are over 400 rare and classic motorcycles on display in four galleries - one of which showcases the fabulous Norton Collection. The museum is set within an attractive courtyard, with tea rooms, craft shops and children's play area. It is also home to many chickens, donkeys, goats, alpacas and two aviaries.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Bashley Manor Bashley Cross Road, New Forest, New Milton BH25 5SZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had been meaning to visit for years as we lived nearby...... moved to Suffolk having never been! So, on a recent visit to see friends nearby we took the opportunity to visit and were not disappointed, wished we'd visited years ago but was worth the...More

Thank serbat2264
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today and wasn't disappointed! The bikes are predominantly restored by Sammy and his team and they are works of art! Beautifully presented in a fantastic building, with a friendly, knowledgeable people both on the front desk and behind the scenes. I loved it and...More

Thank GREATDANE_WESTERHAM
SammyMiller, Public Relations Manager at Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and we are delighted with your comments. If you are local to the New Forest and plan another visit please ask about our loyalty card scheme. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent displays of bikes through the ages with very knowledgeable staff on hand to explain exhibits. Really good cafe on site too

Thank Eileen W
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We only went to the cafe, not the museum. Wonderful, authentic food, delicious savoury and sweet dishes, breakfasts, cakes, pies, salads ..... - all mouthwatering! Really friendly service too as well as not expensive. PERFECT!

1  Thank pe d
SammyMiller, Front Office Manager at Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review of the Tea Rooms, we will let them know how pleased you were.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

fantastic Museum with excellent facilities the bikes are superb some very rare bikes ,has a superb restaurant need 2 hours min to view if travelling far Southampton premier inn not to far

1  Thank David S
SammyMiller, Public Relations Manager at Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks for your review and we are delighted you enjoyed your visit. There is a Premier Inn in Hordle, just an 8 minute drive from the Museum, but it is called Lymington - slightly misleading there!! Come and see us again.

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a wet day and passed a way a couple of hours. Large collection of old restored motorcycles. Was sad to see that there werent more of the modern classics from my youth but there were plenty to make me go "oh dad...More

Thank Helen S
SammyMiller, Public Relations Manager at Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks for your review and as you saw we are absolutely full to bursting in the Museum, on the floors - and the walls too with memorabilia! We are displaying a one or two of the more modern classics and Mr Miller is hoping to...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

2nd visit this year, so impressed with it last time just had to pop in as passing! Brilliantly laid out, very informative and the display items definitely a wow factor! Superb guys carry on with the good work and the restorations

Thank Andy F
SammyMiller, Public Relations Manager at Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks for your review - we do have a loyalty card for those that visit regularly so if you come and see us again please ask the guys in the Museum.

Reviewed 28 September 2017

What a well presented and superb collection of motorcycles. The entire history of bikes through the ages. All the exhibits are in superb condition and cover continental and US bikes as well as British. Sammy Miller the founder and great biker is still there working...More

Thank farmviewavenue
SammyMiller, Public Relations Manager at Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks for your review, glad you enjoyed your visit. Yes Sammy is 83, 84 in November and still going strong!!

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

The museum has a fantastic collection of motorcycles in a very atmospheric building. The staff were friendly and knowledgable and even allowed us to take our dog in. We also had a sandwich at the cafe which was nice too.

Thank Lottie P
SammyMiller, Public Relations Manager at Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks for your response, come and see us again!

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely little place with amazing bikes. So much to see in a small place. Lots of passion everywhere you look. Worth every penny!

Thank James L
SammyMiller, Public Relations Manager at Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks for reviewing us, come and see us again!

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linda p
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Response from SammyMiller | Property representative |
Hi linda p, Apologies for the delay in answering your query. Dogs on leashes are welcome in the courtyard and museum grounds but unfortunately are not allowed inside the museum. We look forward to welcoming you to the... More
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