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Dundee Museum of Transport 2020

Unit 10 Market Mews, Market Street, Dundee, Angus, DD1 3LA.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Learn about Dundee’s tram network, railway and marine history. Look around the constantly changing selection of cars, commercial vehicles and buses.…

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Craven Collection of Classic Bikes 2020

Brockfield Villa, Stockton-on-Forest, York, Yorkshire, YO32 9UE.
Tel: 01904 400 493.

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  • Part disabled access

Private collection of over 270 classic motorcycles on show spanning from 1920s to 2006 plus a mountain of motoring memorabilia.

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Coventry Transport Museum 2020

Millennium Place, Hales Street, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 1JD.
Tel: 024 7623 4270.

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  • Full disabled access

The largest display of British road transport in the world, including nearly 500 cars, commercial vehicles, motorcycles and cycles, ‘Thrust 2’ & ‘Thrust…

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Cotswold Motoring Museum & Toy Museum 2020

The Old Mill, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 2BY.
Tel: 01451 821 255.

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  • Full disabled access

More than a motor museum and toy collection, it's a classic day out that offers something for all the family. Seven galleries packed with vintage cars,…

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British Commercial Vehicle Museum 2020

King Street, Leyland, Lancashire, PR25 2LE.
Tel: 01772 451 011.

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Now reopened after major refurbishment. Tells the story of British commercial vehicle manufacture and use over the past 120 years with over 60 classic…

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Clifton Suspension Bridge Visitor Centre 2020

Bridge Road, Leigh Woods, Bristol, Bristol, BS8 3PA.
Tel: 0117 974 4664.

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The Suspension Bridge, designed by Brunel in 1830 and completed in 1864 following his death as a monument to him, spans the picturesque Avon Gorge. For…

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Chain Bridge Honey Farm Visitor Centre 2020

Horncliffe, Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 2XT.

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  • Full disabled access

An extensive collection of vintage vehicles, from Caterpillars to rare Lanz Bulldog tractors and a restored ERF lorry. In the summer, visitors can take…

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Bury Transport Museum 2020

Castlecroft Goods Warehouse, Castlecroft Road, Bury, Greater Manchester, BL9 0LN.

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  • Full disabled access

Hands-on interactive exhibits explain the development of transport in the North West, how the Goods Warehouse was used and the types of materials that…

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Bugatti Trust Museum 2020

Prescott Hill, Gotherington, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 9RD.
Tel: 01242 677 201.

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Includes Study Centre with extensive archive, large number of contemporary black & white photographs, small display of components; usually two or three…

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Bubblecar Museum

Clover Farm, Main Road, Langrick, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE22 7AW.
Tel: 01205 280 037 .

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  • Part disabled access

We have over 50 microcars on display, many in thought provoking dioramas. Examples of Bond, Isetta, Reliant, Frisky and Bamby to name but a few. We also…

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Brooklands Museum 2020

Brooklands Drive, Weybridge, Surrey, KT13 0SL.
Tel: 01932 857 381 .

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  • Part disabled access

The birthplace of British motorsport and aviation, with the world’s first purpose-built motor racing circuit, constructed in 1907. A wide range of motoring…

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British Motor Museum 2020

Banbury Road, Gaydon, Warwickshire, CV35 0BJ.
Tel: 01926 641 188.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Home to the world’s largest collection of historic British cars, celebrating the past, present and future of British motoring with over 300 cars in its…

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Bo’ness Motor Museum 2020

Bridgeness Road, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 9JR.
Tel: 01506 827 007.

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  • Part disabled access

A collection of classic cars and memorabilia including cars and props from film and TV.

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South Yorkshire Transport Museum 2020

Unit 9 Waddington Way, Rotherham, Yorkshire, S65 3SH.
Tel: 07828 068 484.

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  • Full disabled access

Home to around 50 vehicles including buses, cars, commercials and a tramcar lower deck.

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Bicton Park & Countryside Museum 2020

East Budleigh, Budleigh Salterton, Devon, EX9 7BG.
Tel: 01395 568 465.

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  • Full disabled access

The museum is packed with nostalgic delights for all generations including traction engines, vintage machinery, traditional tools, tractors and domestic…

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Battlesbridge Motorcycle Museum 2020

Muggeridge Farm, Maltings Road, Battlesbridge, Essex, SS11 7RF.

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  • Part disabled access

This little museum evokes an ambience of motor cycling through the ages with assorted memorabilia scattered between the classic and vintage motorcycles.

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Atwell-Wilson Motor Museum 2020

Stockley Lane, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 0NF.
Tel: 01249 813 119.

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The museum has over 100 exhibits. The majority of these are cars from the 1920s onwards. There is also a collection of motorcycles, mopeds and bicycles…

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Aston Martin Heritage Trust & Museum 2020

Dorchester Road, Drayton St Leonard, Oxfordshire, OX10 7BG.

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Dedicated to preserving and interpreting the significant historic heritage of Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd. The car collection is Aston Martin's living heritage,…

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Streetlife Museum

High Street, Hull, Yorkshire, HU1 1PS.
Tel: 01482 300 300.

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The centrepiece of the museum quarter. Experience 200 years of transport history as you walk down a 1940s high street, board a tram or enjoy the pleasures…

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Great British Car Journey

Derwent Works, Matlock Road, Ambergate, Derbyshire, DE56 2HE.

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  • Part disabled access

A tour through popular motoring history 1921-2020. Charting the rise and demise of our volume car industry. Over 100 carefully selected cars, from Austin…

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Grampian Transport Museum

Montgarrie Road, Alford, Aberdeenshire, AB33 8AE.
Tel: 01975 562 292.

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  • Full disabled access

Extensive collection of historic vehicles, mostly with NE Scotland origins. Steamers include 1914 Sentinel steam waggon and the Craigievar Express steam…

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Jim Clark Motorsport Museum

44 Newtown St, Duns, Berwickshire, TD11 3AU.

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The new museum will provide an expanded and dynamic exhibition space showcasing memorabilia and the trophy collection, two of Jim Clark’s race cars,…

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The Carding Shed

Washpit Mills, Green Lane, Holmfirth, Yorkshire, HD9 2RD.

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Unique trip down memory lane to a golden, bygone era. While away a few hours on the retro, vintage themed experience, and browse around the classic car…

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Wirral Transport Museum & Heritage Tramway

1 Taylor Street, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH41 1BG.

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A major collection of restored and working vehicles. The society's trams run as part of the Birkenhead Heritage Tramway.

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