All Ages Indoor Museum Outdoor Fun

British Motor Museum

British Motor Museum, Banbury Road Gaydon, Lighthorne Heatheath, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35 0BJ
01926 641188
Average time spent - 3 hours
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Things to do at British Motor Museum review

The British Motor Museum is the largest collection of historic British cars and is located near Warwick, in Warwickshire. They have over 300 classic cars and interactive family activities.

The museum tells the fascinating story of Britain’s motor industry, its designers, the factories, the workers, the cars, the publicity and the drivers. At the museum, there are themed trails for the kids and plenty of touch screen exhibits to keep them entertained. Children can understand how a car works in their interactive zone. They also have costumed guided tours that give the whole family an interesting insight into the British motor industry. There is also an outdoor play area.

The Museum is laid out so that you can get up close to cars. There are a few cars that you can even get behind the wheel and pretend you are driving in the 1900’s. Just lookout for the signs on the cars that tell you which one’s you can jump in and have a go.

In the Sports Car section of the displays, Museum visitors young and old can become part of a 1960’s advertisement, having the chance to dress up in replica clothes and even wigs to take themselves back to this colourful era. Plus there are two tabletop interactives that give children the chance to play with models of Minis and Land Rovers over landscaped scenes.

Covid 19 – Please check the website or social media of an attraction before visiting. Many places may be open differently and some remain closed. Reviews do not mention all of these changes or possible price changes. Most places still require you to pre-book online in advance.

FAQ and Further Information British Motor Museum

Is there food and drink available?

There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks. You are welcome to picnic outside.

What are the main things to do?

Large British car museum with interactive displays and exhibits, family trails, outdoor playground. There are toilets and a cafe.

What are the ticket prices?

*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Higher-priced. An adult ticket costs £14.50, children 5-16 £9 and under 5s are free.

Is there parking?

There is free parking.

When are they open?

The Motor Museum is open for most of the year. For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.

Dog friendly?

Only assistance dogs are permitted.

Are they accessible?

British Motor Museum
British Motor Museum
British Motor Museum
British Motor Museum
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