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Self-Led

Create your day at the Museum

Book a self-led visit and choose from our range of add on activities, including classic car rides and downloadable trails, to create a learning experience which is tailored just for your needs.

All self-led visits must be booked through the Education bookings team. Prices start at £5 per child and include free parking, a welcome on arrival and use of our lunch space. Some add on activities are free but most start from £0.50 per child. 

Click here to book your school visit

Choose from our range of add on activities:

Cut out Cars

In this self-led session pupils will design and make their own car, choose from a Mini, Land Rover or a Jaguar. All materials are provided for this session.

£0.50 per child

Object Handling Session

Become a curator for the day! Learn how to handle Museum objects while exploring our exciting motoring collection. 

£0.50 per child

British Motor Museum Quiz - KS1 & KS2

Downloadable

Produced to help students discover more about the development of the motor car since 1886. This self-led quiz guides students around the entire Museum collection. Students will become history detectives for the day while exploring our extensive collection to discover more about the British motor industry from 1886 to the present day. 

Free download available or you may request a colour copy with clipboard and pencil to be provided at £0.50 per child

FREE DOWNLOAD

British Motor Museum Maths Challenge KS1 & KS2

Downloadable

A test of maths skills linked to the national curriculum. The Maths Challenge will test their maths skills using the British Motor Museum’s collection as inspiration!

Free download available or you may request a colour copy with clipboard and pencil to be provided at £0.50 per child

FREE KS1 DOWNLOAD

FREE KS2 DOWNLOAD

Science Challenge KS1 & KS2

Downloadable

Test your pupils' knowledge of the science curriculum with our Science Challenge. This quiz allows your pupils to explore our fantastic car collection while reinforcing their knowledge of forces, materials and the features of cars.

 FREE DOWNLOAD

Discovery Backpacks

Borrow one of our Discovery Backpacks to help your group explore our collection through a range of fun challenges and activities linked to the National Curriculum. These include; colour, shape & patterns, materials, tell a story and history detectives.

FREE

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Book a Visit

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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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Curriculum Weeks

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