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Last updated: Tuesday 5 January

In light of the Government announcement last night, the British Motor Museum remains currently closed to visitors. We hope to reopen when the restrictions are changed and will keep this page updated for you.

As a registered charity, we would really appreciate your support to help us continue to preserve and protect our collections for future generations. Our Online Shop is open for you to buy the perfect present for a classic car enthusiast. Heritage Certificates are available from our Archive Team. If you would like to donate to the Museum, we would be very grateful. Also, you can book tickets ready for when we reopen.

If you have already purchased a ticket for the Museum or an event please take a look below where we have tried to answer any questions you may have.

You can also stay in touch with us via Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

We can’t wait to welcome you back to the Museum again, in the meantime please stay safe and take care.

- From everyone at the British Motor Museum


Ticket FAQs

Museum Tickets

If you have purchased a Museum ticket online for January (8 January 2021 to 31 January 2021) you will automatically be refunded. These refunds will be processed over the next few days and you will receive an email notifying you. 

Annual Passes

For Annual Pass holders, the British Motor Museum will automatically extend Annual Passes by the number of days the Museum is closed as a result of the second lockdown and current restrictions period. This applies to all Annual Passes that are valid from 2 November 2020 onward. Please be aware we will be unable to confirm the number of days until restrictions are lifted.

You won't need to do anything to extend your Annual Pass, just bring it along when you next visit after we have reopened. Please check the website before your visit.

Museum Gift Vouchers

If you have a Museum Gift Voucher we will extend its expiry date by the number of days the Museum is closed as a result of the second lockdown and current restrictions period. You won't need to contact us about this, it will automatically be in place for when you use it.

Any further ticket enquiries please contact;

Bookings Team
t: 01926 649649 

Please note: The office hours will be reduced and we will get back to you as soon as possible. 

Online shop

Our Museum Shop may be closed but our Online Shop is open and full of perfect presents for classic car enthusiasts. Browse our unique range of Museum, Retro, Land Rover and Mini products - with everything from Heritage Certificates and replica tax discs to DVD's, T-shirts and novelty USB's.

Archive services

Our Heritage Certificate services remain open, please visit the Heritage Certificates page for more information. 

The Reading Room is currently closed. To book an appointment, please contact

Thank you for your understanding. Please keep checking this page and our social media channels for further updates.