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British Motor Museum

British Motor Museum 11 Banbury Road, Gaydon CV35 0BJ, England
01926 641188
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Went here to get away from royal wedding. Easy to find. Exhibits more on the line of prototypes and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Karl1664
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London, United Kingdom
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An amazing collection of British motoring icons

I have long wanted to visit this museum and it certainly didn't disappoint! A truly amazing... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
timetraveller294
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London, 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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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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British Motor Museum 11 Banbury Road, Gaydon CV35 0BJ, England
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01926 641188
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"land rover"
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"on display"
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"motor museum"
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"vintage cars"
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"beautiful cars"
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"great collection"
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"new building"
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"production line"
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"sports cars"
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"aston martin"
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"trip down memory lane"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went here to get away from royal wedding. Easy to find. Exhibits more on the line of prototypes and what could have been if the developers had their way with the cars. Added bonus is you can actually get up to the cars. Nice little...More

Thank Karl1664
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have long wanted to visit this museum and it certainly didn't disappoint! A truly amazing collection of this country's motoring history. The site is on the old wartime airfield of the same name and is purpose-built so is light and airy and extremely well...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a great way to spend an afternoon, British motor vehicles that I remember as a kid, vehicles used by the Royal Family and Jag upon Jag... The staff were excellent and informative, thank you Andrew... would highly recommend a visit if you are this...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Good day out good facilities very helpful staff. Very large collection of mainly British vehicles combined with a large Jaguar collection.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely clean and bright museum with a fantastic range of vehicles in 2 seperate buildings. Staff were friendly and informative explaining about the free return ticket for 12 months and taking the time to explain about the design of some of the royal vehicles. We...More

Thank Julie A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended the museum whilst visiting the Landrover show and found it to be a really excellent collection of British cars which are displayed well . Nice facilities for kids to do interactive stuff and we even found the cafe to be pretty good with...More

Thank P C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as part of the Land Rover show , I'm a bit of a car nut but the breadth of this collection just astounded me, so much motoring history much of which I was either ignorant of or thought lost forever especially prototypes, first...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came to this museum for the 70th Anniversary of the Land Rover. The displays of the old land rovers that their owners had brought down to the museum where amazing, great to see these much loved vehicles. The commentary on them was delivered with such...More

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

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We're so pleased you had a great day out. I am sorry that the mezzanine was closed but if you would like to return after the 26 May, our new 'Car SOS Exhibition' will...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice way to spend a rainy day. Great collection of old English cars, though I would have expected more MGs and Morgans.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our visit here. It's easy to find, the exhibits are well laid out with plenty of information on each and there is a decent cafe on site too. Staff are friendly and helpful especially Jim & Claire the guides who were helpful, super-informative...More

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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
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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.
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robertlvaughan
9 April 2017|
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Response from BritishMotorMuseum | Property representative |
Hi Robert, Admission prices are as follows; Adult: £14 Child (5-16 yrs): £9 Under 5’s: FREE Concession (60 yrs+, student, service personnel): £12 Family ticket (2 adults, 3 children): £39
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