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Musee automobile MATRA

Closed Now: 09:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 18:00
Open today: 09:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 18:00
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Total surprise !

I'm one who only watches Top Gear occasionally but even for a layman (woman in this case) this was... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Kathy K
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Erps-Kwerps, Belgium
Really interesting car museum - much bigger than it looks

The car park is round the corner from the museum. The museum is tucked away in a quiet street. My... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
ambsurrey
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Dorking, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

I'm one who only watches Top Gear occasionally but even for a layman (woman in this case) this was a very nice museum with a varied collection of stunning cars. It definitely will bring back some childhood memories for the more mature among us. Absolutely...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 24 March 2018

The car park is round the corner from the museum. The museum is tucked away in a quiet street. My nephew wanted to visit, I'm not a massive car fan and he thoroughly enjoyed it and there was plenty to keep my interest. There were...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ambsurrey
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This was my second visit and I was not disappointed.This time there was a celebration of American cars and motorcycles. The museum is well laid out. Plenty of space to dwell and admire the vehicles. Sometimes it was difficult to photograph some of the vehicles...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Like the below review I was also part of the classic car group. This museum was really interesting and well laid out (even for those of us who were more dragged along!). It was nicely done with lots of interesting car and history of MATRA...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ben M
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I went to this museum as part of a classic car group tour,and had been looking forwaed to it since it was announced on the tour itinerary. It was a fantastic place with really pleasant staff. The only thing that may have helped would have...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank GSerGTI
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Since a long time I was wishing to visit it, to feel the sensations of this mytic place and watch the collection. The expectation was fantastic. Nice cars, very weel organized and in fantastic shape. Amazing models from ol good times, ful of history and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank MotoGato
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Full of rare Motorsport from lemans to F1. very authentic and good value for money. A very pleasant couple of hours while the family went to the pool!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 20 September 2015

I visited it on 6/24/2015. This is the third time that I visit this museum. It is great. I still feel is the greatest relatively unknown car museum in the whole world.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Carlos V
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Any real motorsport fan will really enjoy this (small) museum. You can find over there all the Matra who raced, and sometimes won, in F1 and endurance/Le Mans. There is also a great exposition of Matra V12 engines who were the pinnacle of French automotive...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Pierre P
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Matra were F1 world champions in 1969 - a world away from todays corporate scene. Their glory days are celebrated in this museum with many interesting cars and also examples of their V12 engines (with sound recordings) Fans of the Renault Espace can see the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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