museums and attractions

Transport

Aerospace Bristol

Hayes Way, Patchway, Bristol, Bristol, BS34 5BZ.
Tel: 01179 315 315.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The stunning centrepiece is Concorde Alpha Foxtrot: the last of the iconic supersonic passenger jets to be built and the last to fly. It's a chance to…

Transport / Aircraft

BDAC – Old Sarum Airfield Museum

Hangar 1 South, Old Sarum Airfield, Old Sarum, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP4 6DZ.
Tel: 01722 323 636.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

A collection of aircraft, cockpits, weapons, trials equipment and models. Take a tour or sit in powered cockpits and aircraft. Watch the light aircraft…

Transport / Aircraft

Battlesbridge Motorcycle Museum

Muggeridge Farm, Maltings Road, Battlesbridge, Essex, SS11 7RF.
Tel: 01268 769 900.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments

A small informal museum of two halls containing over forty motorcycles and hundreds of exhibits illustrating motoring history.

Transport / Road

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Visitor Centre

RAF Coningsby, Dogdyke Road, Coningsby, Lincolnshire, LN4 4SY.
Tel: 01522 782 040.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Europe’s only airworthy Lancaster, together with five Spitfires, two Hurricanes and a Dakota. Hanger tours with knowledgeable guides. Telephone for availability…

Transport / Aircraft

Balloch Steam Slipway

The Pier, Pier Road, Balloch, Dunbartonshire, G83 8QX.
Tel: 01389 711 865.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Original winchhouse and slipway, built 1902. Audio visual & interactive displays. See website for “in steam” days. Next to paddle steamer 'Maid of…

Transport / Maritime

Atwell-Wilson Motor Museum

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

  • Parking
  • Full disabled access

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

Transport / Road

Aston Martin Heritage Trust Museum

Dorchester Road, Drayton St Leonard, Oxfordshire, OX10 7BG.
Tel: 01865 400 414.

  • Parking
  • 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,…

Transport / Road

Ardnamurchan Lighthouse

Ardnamurchan Point, Kilchoan, Acharacle, Argyll, PH36 4LN.
Tel: 01972 510 210.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Soars to a height of 120ft. It was designed and built in 1849 by Alan Stevenson, uncle of Robert Louis Stevenson, whose family designed most of Scotland’s…

Transport / Maritime

Arctic Corsair

Rear of Streetlife Museum, High Street, Hull, Yorkshire, HU1 1PS.
Tel: 01482 300 300.

Hull’s last sidewinder trawler. The crew conduct guided tours (access is limited) where you’ll hear all about life at sea and the dangers deep sea…

Transport / Maritime

Arbroath Signal Tower Museum

Ladyloan, Arbroath, Angus, DD11 1PU.
Tel: 01241 435 329.

  • Souvenir Shop

The museum is located near Arbroath's picturesque and busy harbour, in a complex of buildings which were originally used as the shore station and family…

Transport / Maritime

Anderton Boat Lift

Lift Lane, Anderton, Northwich, Cheshire, CW9 6FW.
Tel: 01606 786 777.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The lift was built in 1875 to enable boats to be transferred between the Trent & Mersey Canal and the River Weaver. An impressive structure otherwise known…

Transport / Maritime

Alfred Corry Lifeboat Museum

Ferry Road, Southwold, Suffolk, IP18 6NG.
Tel: 01502 723 200.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The museum is full of items of local history, both of the lifeboat and the building in the form of various artefacts connected to the industry, and an…

Transport / Maritime

Aldridge Transport Museum

Shenstone Drive (off Northgate), Aldridge, Walsall, West Midlands, WS9 8TP.
Tel: 01922 454 761.

  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

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

Transport / Road

Airworld Aviation Museum

Caernarfon Airport, Dinas Dinlle, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL54 5TP.
Tel: 01286 832 154.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The museum is located on the airfield of the former RAF Llandwrog, and has an impressive collection of aircraft and aviation memorabilia, including a D.H.…

Transport / Aircraft

Airborne Assault

Building 213, North Base, Imperial War Museum Duxford, Nr Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QR.
Tel: 01223 839 909.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

It is the Regimental Museum of The Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces, and tells the stories of the soldiers who go to War from the air. They played…

Transport / Aircraft

AeroVenture – South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

Dakota Way, Airborne Road, Doncaster, Yorkshire, DN4 7NW.
Tel: 01302 761 616.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop

A collection of aircraft from the first airshow in Britain at Doncaster Racecourse in 1909, to modern fast jets and civil light aircraft. With aircraft…

Transport / Aircraft

Aberdeen Maritime Museum

Shiprow, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, AB11 5BY.
Tel: 01224 337 700.

  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The museum tells the story of the city's long relationship with the Sea, and houses a unique collection covering shipbuilding, fast sailing ships, fishing…

Transport / Maritime

493rd Bomb Group Museum

Grove Farm, Clopton, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP13 6QS.
Tel: 07850 078 432.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

One of the last 8th Air Force heavy bomber stations to be occupied by the American 8th Army Air Force, and home of Helton's Hellcats. This site illustrates…

Transport / Aircraft / Other Sites of Interest / Military

100th Bomb Group Memorial Museum

Common Road, Dickleburgh, Nr Diss, Norfolk, IP21 4PH.
Tel: 01379 740 708.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Housed in the original airfield control tower and other atmospheric buildings, the museum is a moving testament to the Americans who came to Thorpe Abbotts…

Transport / Aircraft / Other Sites of Interest / Military

Tettenhall Transport Heritage Centre

Henwood Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV6 8NX.
Tel: 0000.

Home to many intriguing pieces of transport history. The first transport museum in the city of Wolverhampton, run by the community for the community.

Transport

The Jim Clark Museum

44 Newtown St, Duns, Berwickshire, TD11 3AU.
Tel: 01361 884 114.

  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Trophy collection featuring both Jim Clark’s historic Formula One World Championship cups from 1963 and 1965 and the Indianapolis 500 clock trophy from…

Transport / Road

ShipSpace

16 Clachnaharry Road, Inverness, Highlands, IV3 8QH.
Tel: 01463 716 839.

  • Parking
  • Part disabled access

Interactive museum with nautical artefacts & large ships: 1:10 scale 'Titanic', Buckie drifter, RNLI lifeboat & more. Free entry.

Transport / Maritime

South Yorkshire Transport Museum

Unit 9, Waddington Way, Rotherham, Yorkshire, S65 3SH.
Tel: 07852 298 082.

  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop

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

Transport / Road

Yorkshire Air Museum & Allied Air Forces Memorial

Halifax Way, Elvington, Yorkshire, YO41 4AU.
Tel: 01904 608 595.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Award winning museum based on a unique WWII Bomber Command station, with tremendous atmosphere, fascinating exhibits and artefacts along with attractive…

Transport / Aircraft

Page 1 of 10 pages  1 2 3 >  Last ›
Back to top