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Although I live locally to the Park it was my visit when going with a relation Just could noy... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
DerbyTraveller-2007
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Derby
VERY INTERESTING

It's a wonderful collection of racing cars and military vehicles. A wonderful private collection... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
caletafuerteventura
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Caleta de Fuste, Spain
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The Donington Grand Prix Collection is, quite simply, the largest showcase of Grand Prix racing cars in the world and now also incorporates the Wheatcroft Military Collection in the first two halls. Four halls, with over 130 exhibits, illustrate the...more
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| Donington Park, Castle Donington, Derby DE74 2RP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Although I live locally to the Park it was my visit when going with a relation Just could noy believe the collection of German Military vehicles, including motor bikes and push bikes. The racing cars were fantastic. Well done to the museum for collecting the...More

1  Thank DerbyTraveller-2007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a wonderful collection of racing cars and military vehicles. A wonderful private collection. We spent 2 hours looking around. You can get right up close to the cars. My only recommendation would be for the owner to have a car that you can sit...More

1  Thank caletafuerteventura
Reviewed 6 June 2018

If you have an interest in racing cars or war time military vehicles this will be a place to visit. You are free to wander round at your own pace and there are several places where TV footage is being shown and a comfy seat...More

1  Thank BARBARA G
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Came down from Scotland for a look at the F1 cars on show. Great collection of cars and you can get a proper look around them. Favourite cars have the be Hunts and Sennas. The shop is quite disappointing to be honest but you don't...More

1  Thank Connor M
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Visited the museum on 5th April, was very impressed with all the vehicles on show, we had a voucher for two adults but we also took my grandson, paid for him on entry with no problems. Only downside was we had traveled 2.5hours straight to...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We visited here this afternoon with our car mad sons. It was £25 for a family ticket and I was a bit disappointed there was no offer of a receipt,ticket or map when I paid by contactless. The exhibits are fantastic but there was nothing...More

1  Thank Lynne1153
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I first visited this museum when it first opened in the 1970’s. It is now fantastic with informative displays and good facilities. A must visit for Ayrton Senna fans. Kevin Wheatcroft, Your Dad would be very proud.

Thank James C
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We visited last week, really enjoyed it even though it was very cold, coat recommend in the winter. A lot larger than i expected, very well set out, plenty to read along the way which was interesting and informative. As a big F1 fan it...More

1  Thank jo j
Reviewed 20 February 2018

I took my dad here for a visit. We got a bit confused trying to get in and actually ended up in the paddock entrance but quickly drove round to the main entrance. The collection is impressive with a lot of things to see- as...More

1  Thank f1debs2014
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic collection of cars and military vehicles with lots of interesting reading along the way. Disappointed by information videos on some exhibits are out of date, gift shop lacks anything of real relevance to remember your visit by and the attached Cafe was closed at...More

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Opening times are on the website, and do state that the museum is open seven days a week.
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we spend two hours here with two small kids (age 3 and 6).
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We are under 65 and paid the senior rate. Don't know about vouchers.
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