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Beaulieu National Motor Museum

Beaulieu | John Montagu Building, Beaulieu, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZN, England
+44 1590 612345
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Amazing value for money!

We had bought advanced tickets as we didn’t know when we would be travelling, called up the morning... read more

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anastasiaday24
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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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fanastic place to visit we spent a good 6 hours here plenty to see the house was very good & the... read more

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Corby, United Kingdom
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In the heart of the glorious New Forest, Beaulieu is one of the South's top visitor attractions. Here you will find the National Motor Museum, home to over 250 vehicles telling the history of motoring. You can also visit Palace House and Gardens, home of the Montagu family since 1538, the remains of Beaulieu Abbey and World of Top Gear where you can see some of the vehicles from Jeremy, James and Richard's most ambitious challenges. Ride on the high level Monorail or climb aboard the replica 1912 open top London bus for a fun way to see Beaulieu's sights.
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  • Average6%
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Beaulieu | John Montagu Building, Beaulieu, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZN, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had bought advanced tickets as we didn’t know when we would be travelling, called up the morning of, as it was tipping it down and didn’t know if this would effect the day, however the lady ome the phone was lovely and said there...More

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Reviewed yesterday

fanastic place to visit we spent a good 6 hours here plenty to see the house was very good & the motor museum was out this world an expensive day but well worth the money

Thank jdm892
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Reviewed yesterday

But not just cars. This visit offers a history in the SOE of WWII and a look around the manor house and gardens. It is odd to see cars I had or my parents owned in a museum!! Way to make you feel old! Still...More

Thank Jay M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited on Wednesday 15th August, 2018 primarily to visit the Motor Museum. recommend you pre-book your visitor tickets - slightly cheaper and recommend by the museum as well. the motor museum also has within its grounds 'World of Top Gear' (funny memories come flooding back),...More

Thank StuartDavies50
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited on a rainy day which wasn’t ideal as the car parks were saturated and there was a member of staff warning people to ‘mind the river’ as we crossed the road. The motor museum has some interesting pieces in and there’s lots to...More

Thank Polecat22
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We arrived at 10.30am and keft at 5.15pm. The cars are very interesting with lots of information on screens / wall displays as well as the actual cars. We spend 4 hours in the museum world if Top Gear and the Screen cars exhibition. The...More

Thank 602JMT
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a great place to visit with a teenager. A new addition since the last time we visited were old fashioned / wooden games on the lawn outside the house ( croquet, hoopla etc.) two young ladies in costume played the games with us...More

Thank Clhp
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were staying in Beaulieu as meeting up with family the following day. Purchased tickets on line, which also allow a visit anytime within a year. My husband was in his glory exploring all the old vehicles. We also visited the house & Abbey, both...More

Thank Brenda D
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If the thought of going to a motor museum sounds dull, forget it. This is a must whether you are into cars or not. It’s the best museum I’ve ever been too. There is so much history packed into this modestly sized building its mind...More

Thank Stephen E
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Tonnes of cars to look at and enjoy. Great day out enjoyed by us all and would definitely recommend it to anyone who likes super cars. The sound offs were great fun and you could really apply the power in the cars.

Thank Antony R
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Beaulieu_Hampshire, Public Relations Manager at Beaulieu National Motor Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are delighted to read that you enjoyed Supercar Weekend, which was one of the biggest and best yet with over 950 supercars on display. We hope to see you at next year’s event.

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lynnetloo
21 July 2018|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
Yes most definitely.
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Ashley P
18 June 2018|
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Response from tracyh3003 | Reviewed this property |
We were there just a couple of weeks ago and I don't recall seeing any construction work. Hope you have a lovely wedding.
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Christinecharley500
9 June 2018|
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Response from Mathew C | Reviewed this property |
There is a 'Chitty Chitty bang bang car' on display, but like most of the vehicles, it is not the original vehicle, but an identical one.
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