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Beaulieu National Motor Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Quiet day

We went for the car museum and the house, but there was so much more - an SOE museum, falconry, a... read more

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John L
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Shropshire, United Kingdom
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Fantastic place to visit, Worth every penny and lots to see. We will visit again hopefully with the... read more

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Sylv n Maria A
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Bognor Regis, 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...more
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John Montagu Building, Beaulieu, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We went for the car museum and the house, but there was so much more - an SOE museum, falconry, a ruined abbey, Russian art and a Top Gear show (not mandatory!). The house was a delight - in most rooms we were alone; when...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic place to visit, Worth every penny and lots to see. We will visit again hopefully with the grandsons who will love it

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We decided to visit the museum as we found out that they were celebrating 50 years of chitty chitty bang bang. We went in January so it was a little chilly. It was easy to find and there was plemty of parking. We were welcomed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Emma M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great day out there’s lots to look at not just cars. Loved the Chitty Chitty bank bang exhibition. Such a great quantity of vehicles loved looking back in time. The palace is beautiful and the secret army exhibition interesting.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a great day at beaulieu motor museum. Took monorail to the stately home at far end of grounds and worked our way back, finishing in the motor museum. Home was lovely and Christmas tree and decorations still up (visit in early Jan). Guide...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I and my party were very disappointed in the museum ridiculous cost 25 pounds per person. many of the vehicles had rust in very visible areas where most of the vehicle appeared relatively clean.Also the variety of cars and motorcycles was far less than expected...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Beaulieu_Hampshire, Public Relations Manager at Beaulieu National Motor Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That is very disappointing to hear. The best value tickets can be purchased online up to one day in advance for £19.50. As well as the National Motor Museum, a ticket to Beaulieu includes access to the World of Top Gear, On Screen Cars, Palace...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here for the day with a group from U3A. Spent all my time in the car museum + the inclusive ride on the monorail, I.e. Didn’t have time to visit the House, Abbey or the Top Gear exhibitions. However, if one pays using Gift...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Beaulieu_Hampshire, Public Relations Manager at Beaulieu National Motor Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. We’re pleased you enjoyed your day, and particularly your time in the National Motor Museum. We were very proud when Sir Stirling Moss opened A Chequered History for us and sat in the...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Went on New Years Day. Hadnt been there for at least 30 years. What an interesting day. The Motor Museum is brilliant. All those old and not so old cars ( some we learnt to drive in) the house was extremely interesting and the grounds...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This museum is a fantastic place to visit and well worth the entry price. Full of fantastic exhibits which are really well looked after and displayed. The grounds are beautiful and I think there is a little work going on to improve even more. Cafe...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank barbarali13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting with adult sons and grandsons. Really enjoyed the motor museum and associated exhibits. It was a cold day and we spent so much time with the motors that nobody really wanted to go outside - we still did the monorail for an overview. Museum...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Beaulieu_Hampshire, Public Relations Manager at Beaulieu National Motor Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are really pleased you enjoyed your day with us and that you managed to escape from the cold. The Restaurant Manager has assured us that they are arranging a new locally produced bread supplier to ensure visitors receive the...More

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Sheila A
28 November 2018|
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Response from Allan S | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, visit the Beaulieu web site and you can book e-tickets. I believe there is a discount for on line booking too.
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16 September 2018|
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Response from Beaulieu_Hampshire | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We can confirm that children with Blue Peter badges are given free admission to the entire attraction, as long as they are aged 16 or under and show their badges and ID cards at our Visitor... More
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25 August 2018|
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Response from Beaulieu_Hampshire | Property representative |
Hi Sarah, If you have purchased general admission tickets you can obtain a Return For Free pass, which gives you the option to re-visit the attraction once within the following six days. To obtain this free pass, you don't... More
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