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National Motor Museum at Bealieu

Beaulieu, Home of the National Motor Museum

SO42 7ZN

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Opening Times

Grounds and Gardens open only see notice below (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* Important Notice: Beaulieu are delighted to be opening up the grounds and gardens from Saturday 6th June 2020. Tickets must now be pre-booked online for a specific date and arrival time slot. Visitor numbers will be capped to 500 each day to ensure that the grounds and gardens are never crowded. Full information and ticket prices can be found on Beaulieu's website.

Map & Directions

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Road Directions

Beaulieu's postcode for satnav is SO42 7ZN or take Junction 2 of the M27 and follow the brown and white tourist signs to Beaulieu.

You can park your car for free in Beaulieu's designated car parks which can hold up to 1,000 cars. Overflow car parks are available for busy event days. There is a separate car park for disabled visitors, near to Visitor Reception.

Public Transport Directions

Travel to Beaulieu by public transport and you will receive 20% discount off your standard admission.

Public transport to Beaulieu varies seasonally, please check Beaulieu's travel page for the latest information.



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Saturday, 4th July 2020 - Thursday, 31st December 2020

Motoring in Miniature Exhibition – The Toys of Your Childhood at BeaulieuMotoring in Miniature Exhibition – The Toys of Your Childhood at BeaulieuFrom 4th July 2020 visitors to  Beaulieu will be able to see a new exhibition, Motoring in Miniature – the Toys of Your Childhood. Visitors will be able to relive the joy and excitement of their favourite childhood toys with the exhibition showcasing more than 800 toy cars and pedal cars to…
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Sunday, 27th September 2020 - Sunday, 27th September 2020

Simply Porsche at BeaulieuSimply Porsche at BeaulieuAll Porsche owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu on Sunday 27th September 2020 and park up within the museum parkland for what promises to be a superb day out for both Porsche owners and enthusiasts.
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Sunday, 4th October 2020 - Sunday, 4th October 2020

Simply BMW at BeaulieuSimply BMW at BeaulieuAll BMW owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu on Sunday 4th October 2020 and park up within the museum parkland for what promises to be a superb day out for both BMW owners and enthusiasts.
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Saturday, 31st October 2020 - Saturday, 31st October 2020

Fireworks Spooktacular at BeaulieuFireworks Spooktacular at BeaulieuJoin Beaulieu this Halloween for one of the largest firework displays in the south on Saturday 31st October 2020, choreographed to music with a range of entertainment for the whole family.
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Sunday, 8th November 2020 - Sunday, 8th November 2020

Simply Smart at BeaulieuSimply Smart at BeaulieuAll owners of smart cars are invited to drive into Beaulieu on Sunday 8th November 2020 and park up within the museum parkland for what promises to be a superb day out for both smart car owners and enthusiasts.
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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£24.75 per ticket
Child (5-17)£12.50 per ticket
Family£64.00 per ticket
Senior (60+) / Student£23.75 per ticket

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Children under 5 go free. Concessions tickets also available

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  • Accessible Lift
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Wheelchair user accessible - Free use of mobility scooters / wheelchairs – booking advisable Some of the garden and riverside paths are constructed of hoggin and/or gravel.


  • Cafe
  • Catering for groups
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Picnic area
  • Refreshments Available
  • Undercover picnic area
  • Vegetarians catered for

Children & Infants

  • Babes in Arms
  • Baby changing
  • Children’s packs
  • Children's Meals
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair(s) available
  • Outdoor children’s play area

Establishment Features

  • Dogs admitted on a lead
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gift shop
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours - once daily in the Motor Museum
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies
  • Marquee Space Available
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open all year round
  • Open New Year
  • Open on bank holidays

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • Free parking
  • On Site Car Parking

Payment Methods

  • MasterCard
  • Visa

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups

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Recent Reviews:

  • T306OPjulieg
    Motor museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th September 2020
    Beautiful day spent in lovely gardens which are beautifully kept absolutely loved the mad hatters tea party. The museum was very interesting and Top Gear, the monorail gives great views of everywhere... Read full review
  • paulstimps0n
    Steventon, United Kingdom
    brilliant day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th September 2020
    it was a lovely day out and so much to see . i had to go round on one of your scooters it was brilliant, the staff were excellent and very helpful. we have no complaints at all. Read full review
  • ghostrider44
    Plymouth, United Kingdom
    A day out in the New Forest
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th September 2020
    The visit was very impressive from the ease of booking to the end of the visit, unlike many attractions the ample free parking actually make facilities for visitors with Motorhomes. The whole... Read full review


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