museums and attractions

Transport / Road

Aldridge Transport Museum


It houses a wide collection of vehicles including buses, coaches and commercials, all with a West Midlands connection. There are also vehicles in various stages of restoration as they gradually get put back to roadworthy condition. This was formerly known as Aston Manor Road Transport Museum.


  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access


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

Open days

Tue, Sat-Sun & BHol 1030-1600.


By Bus: 7, 7A, 936, 937, 937A

By Rail: Walsall / 6 miles


Sun 24th Mar 2019: Models in the Museum

Static and working models from local enthusiasts to enthral you – railways, buses and ships – maybe more. 10am-4pm


Sun 28th Apr 2019: Spring Running Day

Warmer and longer days to enjoy free bus rides on museum and friends’ buses to a variety of destinations. Link to Chasewater Railway expected.

Buses / Commercial Vehicles

Sun 14th Jul 2019: Museum Annual Open & Running Day

The main annual event, with the museum's own and visiting vehicles on display, many also giving free rides on several routes throughout the day. Sales…

Buses / Classic Cars / Commercial Vehicles

Sat 21st - Sun 22nd Sep 2019: Heritage Open Days

The museum will be open free of charge during this National event. Note: No free bus service from Walsall for this event.

Buses / Classic Cars / Commercial Vehicles

Sun 20th Oct 2019: Autumn Leaves Running Day

The final running day of the year with, a choice of routes and a choice of buses, plus the museum displays and sales stands.

Buses / Classic Cars / Commercial Vehicles

Sun 24th Nov 2019: Annual Transport Collectors’ Fair

Sellers from across the country with a vast selection of items aimed at the discerning enthusiast. Photographs, models and more!


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