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British Motor Museum

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Bikers paradise

Great place to visit. So many bikes to drool over ... helpful staff ... great coffee👌🏻 easy to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Great Museum

What an amazing museum. If you are a petrol head or like British history then you need to pay a... read more

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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 3 days ago via mobile

Great place to visit. So many bikes to drool over ... helpful staff ... great coffee👌🏻 easy to find and park. Restaurant upstairs. Really worth a trip if your in the area

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What an amazing museum. If you are a petrol head or like British history then you need to pay a visit. Good points £39 for a family tickets seemed fair value Cafe was reasonably priced Amazing amount of cars Very friendly staff Every car had...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely museum, well organised showing timeline of the British Motor Industry. Has many cars including Austin Healey, MG, Aston Martin, Wolseley to name but a few. Magnificent collection well worth spending a couple of hours or so. The cafe is excellent, above standard, serving a...More

Thank ChrisLV10
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I visited the museum in October 2018 - what a marvellous selection of vintage and classic cars. We have been to other motor museums in the UK but they pale into insignificance for the number and quality of cars when compared with...More

Thank Ray H
BMMuseum, Front Office Manager at British Motor Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks very much for your review Ray! Great to hear you had a really enjoyable visit. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 days ago

WE attended the venue as part of a club outing but were overwhelmed by the sheer scale and quality of the exhibits. Nostalgia oozes from every display and there are icons from every era. Children are well catered for and the free tour is exceptionally...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't easily award five stars on Tripadvisor but this is well justified. There is so much to see and enjoy. What a fantastic collection and display of vehicles. The staff are enthusiastic and so helpful. Good for them.We were a bit pushed for time...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the better Motor museums in the country the main hall is arranged to show vehicles through the ages, with a good selection of appropriate types - the best bit is the the reserve collection that is not hidden away.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this museum and have visited several times. On this occasion, I was taking some friends from Australia (one of them is a big MG fan) and they were astounded by the number and range of cars available, particularly the MG's. From "Old Number...More

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

Hi Geoff, Thanks for taking the time to leave your review. We're so glad you and your friends from Australia had a great visit.We look forward to welcoming you back to the Museum again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sunday due to building work but mainly corporate events the car park was mental, partly blocked, access roads too tight to get round it was a nightmareMore

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

Hi Alan, Thank you for review and we're sorry to hear you had trouble parking. As you saw, there are some major development works happening on site at the moment. Once these have been completed we should have many more spaces available. We're glad you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are into cars and British cars in particular, then this is not a place you will want to miss. We went with a party of friends on a reunion. The new building is still under completion and that include some of the toilets....More

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Martin W
7 October 2018|
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Response from Jonathan K | Reviewed this property |
Apologies, can’t help with that one. There’s a very large car park, so they probably have the space. As suggested elsewhere, give them a bell.
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