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National Motor Museum at Bealieu

Beaulieu, Home of the National Motor Museum

SO42 7ZN

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Opening Times

Open (24 Sept 2018 - 24 May 2019)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Open (26 May 2019 - 23 Sept 2019)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 18:00*

* The attraction is open every day of the year except Christmas Day.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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, 20th October 2018 - Sunday, 28th October 2018

Halloween at BeaulieuOctober Half Term at BeaulieuDiscover the fantasy and folklore of Halloween at Beaulieu this October half-term! Visit between 20 - 28 October to see harvest festival-themed decorations in Palace House and celebrate the magic of autumn with all the family.
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Saturday, 20th October 2018 - Sunday, 20th October 2019

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 50 Year ExhibitionChitty Chitty Bang Bang 50 Year Exhibition at BeaulieuTo celebrate the golden half century of one of the world’s favourite films Beaulieu is to launch its Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 50 years exhibition which can be seen in the National Motor Museum from Saturday 20th October 2018. The exhibition will tell the story of Chitty as the star of the...
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Saturday, 27th October 2018 - Saturday, 27th October 2018

Fireworks Spectacular at BeaulieuOne of the largest firework displays in the south on Saturday 27th October, choreographed to music with a range of entertainment for the whole family. ​​​​​​​Arrive early and enjoy the attractions of Beaulieu before fireworks and live entertainment. For a great value extra charge enjoy old time...
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Friday, 23rd November 2018 - Sunday, 30th December 2018

Christmas at BeaulieuChristmas at BeaulieuExperience the new magical, after-dark, illuminated trail through the grounds and gardens of the Beaulieu visitor attraction this Christmas. On selected dates between 23 November - 30 December, the tree-tops will glisten as the gardens and buildings shimmer with seasonal sparkle. There’s something...
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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:

  • sillybillysalsa85
    Chichester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Great family day out
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 27th September 2018
    Myself,my husband and our 7 year old daughter visited yesterday for the first time and all had a really brilliant day out.We booked our tickets the day before online which saved a few pounds,it was... Read full review
  • Dave M
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Fantastic attraction, disappointing restaurant
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 26th September 2018
    Visited this amazing place with friends for the day, it is amazing to see the cars of the past and read all the history, the house, abbey and grounds are amazing a definite one to add to your... Read full review
  • max4max245
    Trip Type:
    Really great day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 26th September 2018
    We had a great day - my friend is a real petrol head, and he loved it. He was amazed that there were already electric cars, with an autonomy of over 50miles, very early on in the history of motor... Read full review


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