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Isle of Wight Bus & Coach Museum

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Superb Collection of Island Road Transport

As a fan of anything that moves on wheels, a visit to this museum was a must. Housed in the old... read more

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Bungay, United Kingdom
Great freebie!

Entry to the bus museum is free although I bought the booklet and donated as the volunteers do a... read more

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Chrissie H
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Park Road | The Bus Depot, Ryde PO33 2BE, England
+44 1983 567796
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All reviewsdrivers seatcheck opening timesst johnssouthern vectisvintage busesgreat collectionon displaywell worth a visitfree cup of teafree attractionbrings back memoriesrestoration workrelated itemsdouble deckergreat place to take the kidstea barfree entrance
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Reviewed today

As a fan of anything that moves on wheels, a visit to this museum was a must. Housed in the old Ryde Bus Depot, it's a wonderful collection of buses and coaches that regularly plied the island, plus their associated memorabilia. That includes road signs,...More

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Reviewed today via mobile

Entry to the bus museum is free although I bought the booklet and donated as the volunteers do a wonderful job. It’s a lovely museum full of loads of old buses most of which you can go on. Really interesting to see some of the...More

Thank Chrissie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful museum to visit. The buses are very well kept. Lovely to walk around see. Volunteers are very helpful and they willing to talk about the projects that they are working. A nice cuppa tea they serve as well. A very enjoyable place to...More

Thank Christian J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This attraction is free, they only ask for a donation. There are lots of buses from different eras, most of which you can go in and sit in the drivers chair. As the museum is run by volunteers they are NOT open every day so...More

Thank Sparkymonster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great to see the old buses and looking at the old school buses brings back loads of good memories, very enjoyable visit

Thank emmawot
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We visited on a rainy day and were welcomed by a lovely gentleman. Lots of vehicles to reminisce over, some my husband completed his engineering apprenticeship on and some his dad used to run in his company. Great children's area to keep them amused whilst...More

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Went there with our little boy (2) who loves all things buses and trains! He screamed in excitement as he saw buses in the car park and was running around the whole time climbing up and down the old buses. It brought out my and...More

Thank Chriswells55
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Great to see some of the old buses that we, of a certain age regard as school busses. An enjoyable visit.

Thank Natasha W
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with my husband on a day out to the island . Lots to see and lots of information. Really interesting

Thank Cat M
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Nice museum where is a lot of different buses. When we visited tere we were lucky and we were only customers at moment and a man who worked there gave us private tour and told lot of about different buses. He made our visit really...More

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John P
9 March 2018|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I've been in Florence I don't think the Museuem is open until Easter