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South Yorkshire Transport Museum

Unit 9 Waddington Way, Rotherham S65 3SH, England
+44 7852 298082
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Really should have done this review before!

If you are interested in old vehicles - especially buses - this is a place to go to on one of their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sheffield, South Yorks.
Interesting vehicles

South Yorkshire transport museum is one of the best transport museums around with some really good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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The South Yorkshire Transport Museum is a non-profit organisation which relies on donations, sponsorship, funding and the help of its volunteers to keep it running. A part of history is kept alive through the careful restoration of the vehicles.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Unit 9 Waddington Way, Rotherham S65 3SH, England
+44 7852 298082
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interested in old vehicles - especially buses - this is a place to go to on one of their monthly open days or special event days (see web-site). Unlike some similar museums, this is in a nice modern building (with parking) -...More

Thank YorkshirePud_7
David-Dean-roof, Manager at South Yorkshire Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks, David.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

South Yorkshire transport museum is one of the best transport museums around with some really good vehicles. It is quite small and does not take long to see everything. The staff are friendly and helpful.

Thank rosmere1
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We called in on the off chance and to kill an hour when it was raining. The variety of vehicles and some of the educational materials are all excellent. I'm sure real enthusiasts would love this. Worth a visit.

Thank JWIL247
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We called on the off chance that it might keep us amused for an hour on a dull sunday afternoon. We stayed for 3 hours and could have stayed longer, the cafe was nice and cheep and staff friendly. There were loads of vehicles most...More

Thank denise l
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We have been to the transport museum a few times now, lovely staff, nice little cafe and shop. It has a great variety of vehicles inside, great for little ones and adults.

Thank D1252ARColleenB
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Despite living less than a mile from the museum this was the first time I had been, it won't be the last! The museum is tucked away on an industrial estate and does not open every day so check website for opening times. You don't...More

Thank Brian
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Tried to get in here a few times but they are not open every weekend. Was worth the wait however. They have a good collection of local buses plus cars and other military vehicles. The displays are well thought out and informative. Definitely worth making...More

Thank SimonRobinson56
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

My young son loves cars and buses etc, for £4 we spent hours here. All the vehicles inside (and there are lots to look at) are excellently restored and give a great sense of nostalgia. There are also models and army memorabilia, but model ships...More

Thank JButlerUK1986
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We arrived Sunday to visit Wartime weekend with Murphy (our black lab) Was made very welcome as soon as we arrived on the car park. No problem with Murphy taking him in the museum with everybody so friendly. Was able to go in the workshop...More

Thank monkey2k11
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Had a lovely time at this museum, would highly recommend it to those with children and who have an interest in transportation

Thank Sheldon B
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Lynne M
16 April 2017|
Response from David-Dean-roof | Property representative |
The Museum is open every second Sunday in the month 10:00 hrs until 16:00 hrs