Visit the British Motor Museum as a Family...

The British Motor Museum is more than just a car museum and offers a great family day out, whatever the weather. Our themed trails and costumed guided tours give the whole family an insight to the British motor industry in a fun and relaxed way.

When exploring the 250 vehicles from our vehicle collection, touch screens bring the exhibits to life whilst the interactive zone demonstrates how a motor car works. Complement your day with a visit to the family friendly café and outdoor play area. With free parking, everything is in place for a great day out.

Every school holiday we offer a wide range of family activities. Join us this May half-term as we celebrate the 70th birthday of Land Rover. Design and build your own Land Rover to star in your own short film using stop motion animation software 'Animate It!'. Also join one of our family 'Adventure Tours' everyday at 11.45am and 1.30pm. Click here for more information. 

Half Term - Animate It!
26 May-3 June 2018

This May half term is all about animation, and we've got an opportunity for you to make your own short animated film with a motoring twist.

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Admission & Opening Times

Buy 1 day get 12 months FREE. All you need to know about how much it costs to visit the Museum.

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The Museum

The British Motor Museum tells the fascinating story of Britain’s motor industry – the designers, the factories, the workers, the cars, the publicity and the drivers.

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Get Interactive

You and your family can get interactive and discover more about the history of the British motor industry.

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Family What's On

With everything from building your own Land Rover out of paper to Drumming with car parts, there is something for all the family.

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Eating

Take a seat in our Junction 12 Café and enjoy a hot or cold meal or take your pick from our selection of homemade cakes.

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Playground & Picnic Area

Enjoy a picnic while the kids let off steam in our outdoor play area.

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Top Tips For Families

Indoor fun for rainy days

The British Motor Museum is perfect for a rainy day.  Our interactive trails and tours won't be ruined by a downpour!


Places for kids to dress up

Make memories in our photobooth and let the kids try out our period costumes and pose for the camera.


Push along cars

Swap your pushchairs with our push along cars located in our garages next to the Museum pay desk.

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Access & Facilities

The British Motor Museum has full disabled access and family friendly. Lifts to all levels, portable induction loop and wheelchairs are available.

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FAQs

All your questions about the Museum, Collections Centre, our facilities and how to get here answered.

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Getting Here

The Museum is minutes off Junction 12 of the M40. Find out how to get here.

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