museums and attractions

Transport / Road

British Commercial Vehicle Museum 2020

Now reopened after major refurbishment. Tells the story of British commercial vehicle manufacture and use over the past 120 years with over 60 classic vehicles on display. A new ‘Time Line’ of archive photographs & projected videos on the museum walls trace the history of road transport from the earliest days right up to present times.


  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access


British Commercial Vehicle Museum Trust


King Street Leyland Lancashire PR25 2LE

  • 01772 451 011
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Open days

Tue-Sun & BHol 1000-1630. (Last entry 1600.)


By Bus: various

By Rail: Leyland / 0.5 miles

Leyland is the spiritual home of commercial vehicle manufacture in Britain. The museum tells the story of all manufacturers including world famous names such as Leyland, Bedford, Scammell, AEC just to mention a few.

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