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British Motor Museum

British Motor Museum 11 Banbury Road, Gaydon CV35 0BJ, England
01926 641188
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Great collection, well displayed, just the right amount of information

A great collection of cars, especially liked the reserve collection. Information boards are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Thoroughly enjoyable

Took along my 8 year old daughter during half term and what a gem we have discovered on our door... 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 is ideal for both families and enthusiasts alike. Situated in Gaydon, Warwickshire just off junction 12 of the M40.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
British Motor Museum 11 Banbury Road, Gaydon CV35 0BJ, England
01926 641188
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Reviewed yesterday

A great collection of cars, especially liked the reserve collection. Information boards are perfect, just enough info without being overwhelmed. Quite sad really to see all the manufacturers that dont exist now. But you can sort of see why! Its good to see ordinary cars...More

Thank ayupitsjon
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Took along my 8 year old daughter during half term and what a gem we have discovered on our door step. We took part in two trails as well as a family tour with Lady Penelope which was incredibly interesting. Children and adults alike were...More

Thank Reetpeakstoo
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were in the area and went here as a treat for my husband on Valentine’s Day. We both thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the museum but what made my day was the cafe. As a coeliac I am used to being offered a chocolate...More

Thank juliej2302
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to the museum on a rainy day - an excellent choice! The museum has a huge collection of excellently kept classic cars, fast cars and cars from various films and programs. There is something for everyone! The staff are very helpful and knowledgeable...More

Thank Keren B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As a petrol head I found this collection absolutely brilliant. Strongly recommend a visit. Great interactive stuff for the kids

Thank Leslie D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Spent 4 hours or so here on my way from Brighton to Loughborough for the Great Central Railway. The collection of cars is very good. The museum specializes in cars made in the midlands area by the companies that went on to form British Leyland....More

Thank Keith D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulously well thought out museum. Very easy access. Plenty of interactive fun and informative displays. Staff very helpful and the tour guides added fun too being dressing in the appropriate era. Vast amount of cars which bring back many memories. The café was well appointed...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our 4 year old and two year old to visit the museum on a bit of a whim, not really knowing what to expect. We were really pleased that we visited. We arrived and found plenty of parking close to the entrance and...More

Thank Mel21
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are interested in old cars then this museum is worth a visit. The exhibits are well spaced out which gives the opportunity to walk round them giving a closer inspection of the cars. Plenty of knowledgeable staff around to answer any questions. There...More

Thank jppb62
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good museum with fine displays and excellent cafe. Nostalgia rampant! Brought back childhood memories.

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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
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.
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