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British Motor Museum

British Motor Museum 11 Banbury Road, Gaydon CV35 0BJ, England
01926 641188
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Clippy of the Year

This was my second visit to Gaydon BMM. The last was some years ago before the latest re-vamp which... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brian Boris W
Well worth going

A very comprehensive collection with lots of interpretatative information The guided tour was a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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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%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
British Motor Museum 11 Banbury Road, Gaydon CV35 0BJ, England
01926 641188
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was my second visit to Gaydon BMM. The last was some years ago before the latest re-vamp which has improved the museum immensely. The displays and knowledge of the staff is excellent, but the highlight of our visit was "Mavis" the clippy on the...More

Thank Brian Boris W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A very comprehensive collection with lots of interpretatative information The guided tour was a real highlight. Thomas was friendly, knowledgeable, accommodating for those of us slower on our feet and spoke very clearly so even those with dodgy ears heard every word. Cafe was just...More

Thank WoodlandsPark
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a really interesting museum with so many cars of all ages to see. We took a guided tour with Alan, with Jim also following. The tour was excellent with Alan pointing out a few points of interest in some cars and an old...More

Thank Jayne B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here during a Friday lunchtime and the experience was amazing. Lots of cars (British Cars) dating all the way back to the 18 hundreds. Amazing seeing how cars were then and how they have changed to now. Good experience.

Thank Ploggy
Reviewed 1 week ago

After an excellent breakfast in the museum café I spent a thoroughly enjoyable couple of hours wandering round the exhibits - what really struck me was how close you are allowed to get to the cars - while you are asked not to touch they...More

Thank Nick O
Reviewed 1 week ago

The British Motor Museum makes a lovely little detour/excursion just off the M40 at Junction 12. £14 per adult ticket but cheaper pricing for concessions. The information about each vehicle is well presented and the history and range of cars on display runs right from...More

Thank Alastair J
Reviewed 1 week ago

I read somewhere that if you want to buy a British car made in Britain today you have one choice: Morgan or McLaren. It wasn't always so, of course, but at least we can now say that quality has replaced quantity. I'm not particularly into...More

Thank SJMachrihanish
Reviewed 1 week ago

Needing an indoor activity to shelter from the rain this was an ideal choice. Housing hundreds of cars in the museum there are more in a nearby building housing those for conservation and refurbishment. There are exhibits other than cars, all to do with motoring,...More

Thank Failsafe659
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the retro truck show there on Sunday so we paid £17 entry fee to the show which then got you into the museum for no extra cost. The main building has a great collection of vehicles. The café also provides a range of...More

Thank Tracey N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located just off junction 12 of the M40 motorway, the British Motor Museum offers both the enthusiastic "petrolhead" or casual visitor a wealth of exhibits showing the development of the motor car in Britain. There is an entrance fee which is £14 per adult on...More

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Jacqueline W
18 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
Mary S
9 April 2017|
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Response from Gemma W | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about tour operators having a bus service from London to the museum as it is approx 1hr 30 mins from London. However, there are train stations not far from the museum and then a bus service from those railway... More