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National Motor Museum at Bealieu

Beaulieu, Home of the National Motor Museum

Beaulieu
Hampshire
SO42 7ZN

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Opening Times

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

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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Sunday, 5th May 2019 - Sunday, 5th May 2019

Simply Ford at BeaulieuSimply Ford at BeaulieuAll Ford owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu on Sunday 5th May and park up within the museum complex for what promises to be a superb day out for both Ford owners and enthusiasts. From custom Fiestas, restored Mk1 Escorts and even the odd Transit, Beaulieu's Simply Ford show is one of the...
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Saturday, 18th May 2019 - Sunday, 19th May 2019

Spring Autojumble at BeaulieuSpring Autojumble at BeaulieuSister to the iconic and world-famous International Autojumble, the Spring Autojumble at Beaulieu is perfect for those with an existing project looking for parts, looking for your next project and of course motoring enthusiasts. With over 1000 of stands and stalls to browse and pick through, you're...
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Sunday, 19th May 2019 - Sunday, 19th May 2019

Land Rover Rummage at BeaulieuLand Rover Rummage at BeaulieuBuy and sell items for your Land Rover at the Beaulieu Land Rover Rummage. There are stands selling a range of items for a Land Rover; from a washer to a complete vehicle. Held within the Spring Autojumble at Beaulieu, visitors to the Beaulieu Land Rover Rummage will also be able to wander around...
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Saturday, 25th May 2019 - Sunday, 14th July 2019

Sculpture at BeaulieuSculpture at BeaulieuA sculpture exhibition featuring 350 works from international and national sculptors will be showcased in Beaulieu's Palace House, and its gardens and grounds from 25 May - 14 July. New to Beaulieu for summer 2019, this collection features works by over 60 sculptors, including Heather Jansch, Tom...
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Sunday, 2nd June 2019 - Sunday, 2nd June 2019

Simply Porsche at BeaulieuSimply Porsche at BeaulieuWhether you drive a Boxster, 911 or something a little older such as a 924, all Porsche models in all conditions are welcome at Simply Porsche, and it provides a great opportunity to admire other's vehicles and to connect with fellow enthusiasts. Join other Porsche enthusiasts and show off your...
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Saturday, 15th June 2019 - Saturday, 15th June 2019

Simply VW at BeaulieuSimply VW at BeaulieuAll VW owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu on Saturday 15th June and park up within the museum complex for Simply VW. It promises to be a superb day out for both VW owners and enthusiasts.
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Sunday, 16th June 2019 - Sunday, 16th June 2019

Hot Rod & Custom Drive-In Day at BeaulieuHot Rod & Custom Drive-In Day at BeaulieuBring the family down to Beaulieu for Father's Day to enjoy a colourful display of hundreds of custom cars and motorcycles. With the Vintage Village, dancing and live entertainment there will be something for all the family to enjoy.
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Sunday, 23rd June 2019 - Sunday, 23rd June 2019

Simply Land Rover at BeaulieuSimply Land Rover at BeaulieuAll Land Rover owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu on Sunday 23rd June and park up within the museum complex for what promises to be a superb day out for both Land Rover owners and enthusiasts.
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Sunday, 14th July 2019 - Sunday, 14th July 2019

Simply Jaguar at BeaulieuSimply Jaguar at BeaulieuAll Jaguar owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu on 14th July and park up within the museum complex for a superb day out for both Jaguar owners and enthusiasts. Shine your S-Type, polish your XKR, and buff up your F-Type... whichever model you drive, all are welcome.
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Saturday, 27th July 2019 - Saturday, 27th July 2019

Simply Japanese at BeaulieuSimply Japanese at BeaulieuAll Japanese car and motorcycle owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu on Sunday 28th July and park up within the museum complex for what promises to be a superb day out for both Japanese vehicle owners and enthusiasts.
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Saturday, 3rd August 2019 - Sunday, 4th August 2019

Supercar Weekend at BeaulieuBeaulieu Supercar WeekendJoin Beaulieu, Home of the National Motor Museum for the Beaulieu Supercar Weekend; the must-see family spectacular that brings some of the world's most exclusive and desirable motors to Beaulieu. See displays of prestigious supercars and hear their distinctive engine notes as they unleash their...
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Sunday, 18th August 2019 - Sunday, 18th August 2019

Simply Mercedes at BeaulieuSimply Mercedes at BeaulieuAll Mercedes-Benz owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu on Sunday 18th August and park up within the museum complex for what promises to be a superb day out for Mercedes owners and enthusiasts.
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Saturday, 7th September 2019 - Sunday, 8th September 2019

International Autojumble at BeaulieuInternational Autojumble at BeaulieuJoin Beaulieu for the International Autojumble on 7th & 8th September; the biggest outdoor sale of motoring items this side of the Atlantic. With over 2000 stands at this signature Beaulieu event, each one groaning with all kinds of vintage and classic motoring ephemera, it is often said "If you...
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Saturday, 26th October 2019 - Saturday, 26th October 2019

Fireworks Spectacular at BeaulieuFireworks Spectacular at BeaulieuOne of the largest firework displays in the south on Saturday 26th October, choreographed to music with a range of entertainment for the whole family. Be wowed by a spectacular fireworks display set to a top-secret playlist based on the theme, Out of this World, celebrating the 50th anniversary of...
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Sunday, 10th November 2019 - Sunday, 10th November 2019

Simply Smart at BeaulieuSimply Smart at BeaulieuAll owners of Smart cars are invited to drive into Beaulieu on Sunday 10th November and park up within the museum complex 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

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:

  • 999nat999
    Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Well worth a visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 24th April 2019
    Fair price as there is alot to do here, the museum has a lot inside and the Top Gear area is really good. It was a lovely sunny day which made strolling around the gardens. The only disappointing... Read full review
  • Dan G
    Waterlooville, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Beaulieu day out. Grood Friday
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 24th April 2019
    Myself, wife and two children visited Beaulieu on Good Friday. The visit was very enjoyable and the museum, house and priory well presented. I paid in advance for our ticket and gift aided. I was... Read full review
  • Sharon L
    Gosport, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great fun excellent value
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 24th April 2019
    Absolutely loved Beaulieu. A wonderful.setting with an amazing collection of vehicles throughout the ages. Some of the cars including Chitty Chitty Bang Bang was driven around the estate throughout... Read full review

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