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‘On Your Marques’ Model Car Collection

Thrumber Marsh Lane, Mumby, Alford, Lincolnshire, LN13 9TL.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

A fascinating collection of model vehicles and motor racing memorabilia covering the many aspects of motoring history from the world of Formula 1, GT Racing,…

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Caister Castle Motor Museum

Castle Lane, Caister-on-Sea, Nr Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 5SN.

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  • Part disabled access

The largest private collection of motor vehicles in Britain including cars and motorcycles from 1890 to present day. Displayed in a recently extended purpose-built…

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East Anglia Transport Museum

Chapel Road, Carlton Colville, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 8BL.
Tel: 01502 518 459.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Features working trams, trolley buses, narrow gauge railway, steam roller and veteran road vehicles operating over a re-constructed 1930s street scene.…

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Brooklands Museum

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

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • 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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Dundee Museum of Transport

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

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  • 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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Dover Transport Museum

Willington Road, Whitfield, Dover, Kent, CT16 2JX.
Tel: 01304 822 409.

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  • Full disabled access

Displaying the transport artefacts of East Kent in two display halls and a series of shops and other dioramas.

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Craven Collection of Classic Bikes

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 vintage and post-war classic motorcycles and a number of commercial vehicles, many of which have appeared in ‘Heartbeat‘.

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Coventry Transport Museum

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

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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Clifton Suspension Bridge Visitor Centre

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

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  • Full disabled access

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

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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Canvey Island Transport Museum

105 Point Road, Canvey Island, Essex, SS8 7TD.
Tel: 01268 684 272.

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Collection of buses and coaches, commercial vehicles, fire engine and military vehicles spanning the years 1944-1970s, mostly fully restored or being rebuilt.…

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Bury Transport Museum

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

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

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  • Part disabled access

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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British Motor Museum

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

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  • 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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British Commercial Vehicle Museum

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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Bo’ness Motor Museum

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

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

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Bicton Park & Countryside Museum

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

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

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

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Collection of 120 classic and vintage cars, and 30 motorcycles from 1924 through to 1983.

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Aston Martin Heritage Trust Museum

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

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  • Part disabled access

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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Aldridge Transport Museum

Shenstone Drive (off Northgate), Aldridge, Walsall, West Midlands, WS9 8TP.

  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

It houses a wide collection of vehicles including buses, coaches and commercials, all with a West Midlands connection. There are also vehicles in various…

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Bridgeton Bus Garage

76-136 Fordneuk Street, Bridgeton, Glasgow, G40 3AH.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Visitors can wander around and look at what goes on, seeing vehicle restoration work at all stages. This will include a large display of restored vehicles…

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