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A good collection

The drive to Mortonhampstead was wellworth it. The museum is small in area but a large interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Whitey30
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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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Interesting collection of cars, vans , bikes and memorabilia.

Whilst staying near Moretonhampstead we visited with friends on a rainy morning. very interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Geoff W
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Reading, United Kingdom
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The Old Bus Depot Court Street, Moretonhampstead, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8LG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The drive to Mortonhampstead was wellworth it. The museum is small in area but a large interesting collection are cramed in. We were well met by the owner who is rightly proud of his collection. We enjoyed our visit and recommend as a wor5hy attraction

Thank Whitey30
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are times when a venue appears to be worth making the extra effort to pay it a visit. In this case I had a spare weekend so decided to make a six hour return drive and a two night stay to see for myself...More

Thank GeoffreySB
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst staying near Moretonhampstead we visited with friends on a rainy morning. very interesting selection of vehicles from the 1930's up to the 1980's.

Thank Geoff W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us have been running & taking part in our annual club charity event. The decision was made to come to the Car museum as part of our well deserved 'fun day' It was great to have a guided tour. I'm extremely pleased...More

Thank michal n
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Last minute decision to visit thi sgreat attraction as we had visitors who are motor enthusiasts. And what a discovery it was. Our friends were very impressed witht the collection as it has some very rare examples and all presented in great order. They have...More

Thank yardbird8
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Only a small museum but what a gem. The owner is very knowledgeable and helpful. A brilliant selection of cars, vans and motorbikes, along with all the paraphernalia. Even if your not into motors it’s still a step back in time.

Thank 52Gra
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Now, I do confess to liking a good museum and to find a motor museum hidden up here on Dartmoor was a nice surprise. Whilst nowhere near to the scale of Beaulieu this please has bags of character and an owner with an obvious passion....More

1  Thank bigfootfoodie
Reviewed 22 September 2018

This isn’t your mainstream motor museum like Haynes or Beaulieu, but it still has a great collection crammed into a relatively small area, with some very unusual vehicles. The owner himself was very knowledgeable and informative with lots of great stories to tell about individual...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 22 September 2018

What an amazing amount has been tucked into this hidden museum. Two floors of delightful treasures across the history of the motor car and more. There are not just cars but motor bikes, cycles and even toy cars. You can spend ages looking at the...More

Thank holiday-view23-7-11
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Really enjoyed this.The place looks small from the outside but it is on 2 floors and is crammed full of every different type of vintage car, motorbike and push bike imaginable.Well worth a visit.

Thank Wanderer474410
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carolenglish37
30 May 2018|
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Response from Tracey O | Reviewed this property |
There is a wheelchair lift I believe. But sadly there is limited space to get a wheelchair near to all the cars.
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Bigal542018exe
30 March 2018|
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Response from Julian E | Reviewed this property |
I have done, two dogs together once.
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Denise O
23 March 2018|
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Response from Julian E | Reviewed this property |
No, but there are three cafe's and toilets within sight. Moretonhampstead is very compact. There are also three food pubs also within the town and a few hundred paces.
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