National Motor Museum at Bealieu

Beaulieu, Home of the National Motor Museum

Beaulieu
Hampshire
SO42 7ZN

Tel: 01590 612345

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Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2024 - 27 May 2024)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Season (28 May 2024 - 11 Sept 2024)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 18:00
Season (12 Sept 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

* Closed Christmas Day.

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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Events

Saturday, 18th May 2024 - Sunday, 30th June 2024

Fairies and Dragons willow sculpture trail at BeaulieuFairies and Dragons willow sculpture trail at BeaulieuEmbark on a journey of wonder as, for the first time, Beaulieu’s Mill Pond Walk becomes home to an all-new Fairies and Dragons willow sculpture trail from 18th May to 30th June. This new feature will delight visitors of all ages with its magical blend of fantasy and artistry. 
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Saturday, 25th May 2024 - Sunday, 2nd June 2024

May Half Term at Beaulieu National Motor MuseumMay Half Term at Beaulieu National Motor MuseumFrom 25th May – 2nd June, join us as over 800 years of history comes to life! With so much to see from living history characters and fascinating falconry to motoring parades and activities in Palace House, it's one you don't want to miss!
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Sunday, 26th May 2024 - Sunday, 26th May 2024

Simply VW at BeaulieuSimply VW at BeaulieuOwners of VWs are invited to drive into Beaulieu to park up in the National Motor Museum parkland, for a superb day that enthusiasts and owners will love.
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Sunday, 2nd June 2024 - Sunday, 2nd June 2024

Simply Porsche at BeaulieuSimply Porsche at BeaulieuAll Porsche owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu to 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, 16th June 2024 - Sunday, 16th June 2024

The Custom & American Show at Beaulieu National Motor MuseumThe Custom & American Show at Beaulieu National Motor MuseumThe Custom and American Show will be returning on Father's Day Sunday 16th June 2024 with hundreds of cool American motors, colourful custom cars and bikes, live music and hip entertainment throughout the day.
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Sunday, 23rd June 2024 - Sunday, 23rd June 2024

Simply Jaguar at BeaulieuSimply Jaguar at BeaulieuAll Jaguar owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu to park up in the National Motor Museum grounds for a superb day that Jaguar owners and enthusiasts alike will love.
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Sunday, 30th June 2024 - Sunday, 30th June 2024

National Austin Seven Rally at BeaulieuNational Austin Seven Rally at BeaulieuWe are delighted to announce the return of the National Austin Seven Rally on Sunday 30th June, with Austin Sevens from across the United Kingdom and Europe gathering in the Beaulieu parkland.
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Saturday, 6th July 2024 - Saturday, 6th July 2024

Beaulieu Bikers' DayBeaulieu Bikers' DayA new addition to the 2024 events calendar, the Beaulieu Bikers' Day on Saturday 6th July will be an unmissable day out for motorbike fans.
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Sunday, 7th July 2024 - Sunday, 7th July 2024

Simply Land Rover at BeaulieuSimply Land Rover at BeaulieuCome to Beaulieu in your Land Rover and become part of 'Simply Land Rover'.
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Sunday, 14th July 2024 - Sunday, 14th July 2024

Simply Audi at BeaulieuSimply Audi at BeaulieuAll Audi owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu to park up in the National Motor Museum grounds, for a superb day that enthusiasts and owners will love.
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Saturday, 20th July 2024 - Saturday, 20th July 2024

Italian car at BeaulieuSimply Italian at BeaulieuAll Italian car owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu to park up within the museum complex for what promises to be a superb day out for both Italian car owners and enthusiasts.
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Sunday, 21st July 2024 - Sunday, 21st July 2024

Simply Japanese at BeaulieuSimply Japanese at BeaulieuSimply Japanese will be returning to Beaulieu, for an excellent day out that owners and enthusiasts will enjoy. Set in the parkland of the National Motor Museum, the rally is open to all ages and models of Japanese vehicles and is always a highlight of the events calendar.
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Saturday, 3rd August 2024 - Sunday, 4th August 2024

Supercar Weekend at BeaulieuBeaulieu Supercar WeekendOne of the best places in the south to see stunning supercars up close, the Beaulieu Supercar Weekend will be going down a storm on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th August, with impressive displays and action-packed demonstrations.
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Sunday, 11th August 2024 - Sunday, 11th August 2024

Simply Mercedes at BeaulieuSimply Mercedes at BeaulieuAll Mercedes-Benz owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu to park up within the museum parkland for what promises to be a superb day out for Mercedes owners and enthusiasts.
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Tuesday, 13th August 2024 - Tuesday, 13th August 2024

Pride And Prejudice at Beaulieu National Motor MuseumPride And Prejudice at Beaulieu National Motor MuseumEnjoy an open-air production of Pride and Prejudice on Tuesday 13th August, as Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Jane Austen's iconic novel with an evening of magical theatre in the Beaulieu grounds.
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Wednesday, 14th August 2024 - Wednesday, 14th August 2024

Little Women at Beaulieu National Motor MuseumLittle Women at Beaulieu National Motor MuseumEnjoy an open-air production of Little Women on Wednesday 14th August, as Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Louisa May Alcott's beloved coming of age story with an evening of magical theatre in the Beaulieu grounds.
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Saturday, 17th August 2024 - Saturday, 17th August 2024

Simply Aston Martin at Beaulieu, National Motor MuseumSimply Aston Martin at BeaulieuAll Aston Martin owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu to park up within the museum complex for what promises to be a superb day out for both Aston Martin owners and enthusiasts.
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Sunday, 18th August 2024 - Sunday, 18th August 2024

Simply Ford at BeaulieuSimply Ford at BeaulieuThe return of Simply Ford to Beaulieu. All Ford owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu to park up in the museum grounds, for a day out that owners and enthusiasts will enjoy.
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Sunday, 1st September 2024 - Sunday, 1st September 2024

Simply French at BeaulieuSimply French at BeaulieuOwners of French cars are invited to drive into Beaulieu and park up in the National Motor Museum parkland, for a superb day that enthusiasts and owners will love.
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Saturday, 14th September 2024 - Sunday, 15th September 2024

International Autojumble at BeaulieuInternational Autojumble at BeaulieuAt International Autojumble on 14th and 15th September, there will be hundreds of stands to browse for bargains as part of a huge weekend of buying and selling action.
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Sunday, 22nd September 2024 - Sunday, 22nd September 2024

Simply BMW at BeaulieuSimply BMW at BeaulieuThe return of Simply BMW to Beaulieu. All BMW owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu 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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Sunday, 29th September 2024 - Sunday, 29th September 2024

Simply British Classics at BeaulieuSimply British at BeaulieuBeaulieu is delighted to announce the return of Simply British. All British classic car owners are invited to drive into the Beaulieu parkland and park up for what promises to be a superb day out for both owners and enthusiasts.
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Sunday, 10th November 2024 - Sunday, 10th November 2024

Simply Smart at BeaulieuSimply Smart at BeaulieuThe return of Simply Smart to Beaulieu. All Smart owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu to park up in the museum grounds, for a day out that owners and enthusiasts will enjoy.
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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult advanced£25.00 per person per day
Adult on the day£28.00 per ticket
Child (5-16) advanced£14.00 per person per day
Child (5-16) on the day£17.00 per ticket
Child under 5Free
Disabled child advanced£10.50 per person per day
Disabled child on the day£12.50 per person per day
Family advanced£64.50 per person per day
Family on the day£75.00 per ticket
Senior (60+) advanced£24.00 per person per day
Senior (60+) on the day£27.00 per ticket

*Family = 2 adults and up to 3 children or 1 adult at up to 4 children.

Book online in Advance and save!
Children under 5 go free. Concessions tickets also available

Book Advanced Tickets - www.beaulieu.co.uk/plan-your-visit/ticket-prices/

Facilities

Accessibility

  • 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.

Catering

  • 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:

    • G337YAclarep
      A wonderful day spent at beautiful Beaulieu
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 21st May 2024
      We had a wonderful day exploring beautiful Beaulieu. My parents had never visited the site and it was a magical experience with their two grandsons in tow. We particularly enjoyed our ride on the... Read full review
    • TimB253
      Exeter, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Enjoyable day out
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 21st May 2024
      My wife and I had an enjoyable day at Beaulieu. We started with cars from films and some great nostalgic Top Gear finds, we then viewed the estate from above on the Monorail, had fish and chips in... Read full review
    • Simon B
      London, United Kingdom
      Looking a bit jaded and the catering is overpriced and poor
      3 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 22nd May 2024
      I was pleased to see they were working on some of the exhibits in the main hall. There are some fantastic cars on display but the entire place is looking a bit jaded. The Top Gear exhibit is fading... Read full review

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