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Beaulieu National Motor Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great place to visit any time

We visited Beaulieu with a relation in a wheelchair, The staff were so helpful and considerate... read more

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Royston P
A great day out

As part of a coach trip l visited here. It was lovely driving through the new forest to get here... read more

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wendy p
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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In the heart of the glorious New Forest, Beaulieu is one of the South's top visitor attractions. Here you will find the National Motor Museum, home to over 250 vehicles telling the history of motoring. You can also visit Palace House and Gardens...more
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Beaulieu | John Montagu Building, Beaulieu, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Beaulieu with a relation in a wheelchair, The staff were so helpful and considerate. Even the restaurant was easy to access. I

Thank Royston P
Reviewed yesterday

As part of a coach trip l visited here. It was lovely driving through the new forest to get here. Plenty to see and do. The mono rail was very handy if you are not able to walk too far. I used it a few...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tucked away in the new Forrest is Beauli. Easy access and tons of parking. A monorail connects the two main areas of the site. One side you’ll find the motor museum which hosts a history of motor vehicles. Very well laid out with information everywhere....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Used the museum for a short visit with 5 scouts . They enjoyed riding the monorail and bus . Primary port of call was the Second World War spy training exhibit , but they then had time to see the main museum and Top Gear...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came here to see the main house and the Abbey ruins, but as our tickets also included entry to the Motor Museum, we thought we’d take a look. None of us are petrol heads, but we were fascinated by all cars we’d forgotten from...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Always wanted to visit this museum so pleased to tick it off the list. However it is in need of some serious investment. The complex is tired and dated, the cars all crammed into the one building and although initially starting good with the early...More

Thank Jo W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have young children and all our visits have been great . My boys love dressing up in vintage clothing,seeing vintage cars , the red tide and the train was the cherry on top . The palace house is lovely and very enchanting for everybody...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic visit, helped by the fact we visited on a weekday in term time I’m sure. No busy crowds or queues making it easy to see the attractions. Beautiful house, very smart motor museum and very well set up for families. Our 3 yr old...More

Thank Timja
Reviewed 3 days ago

Interesting place with lots to see allow a full day. Lots if things to do that isn't weather dependent as it was wet during our visit.

Thank Mrs S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Yes the point of a museum is to look back but much more effort could have been made to improve the experience and engagement for visitors for all ages. We are all driving around in Qashqi's and the like with sat navs, blue tooth interactivity...More

Thank Philip P
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16 September 2018|
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Response from Beaulieu_Hampshire | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We can confirm that children with Blue Peter badges are given free admission to the entire attraction, as long as they are aged 16 or under and show their badges and ID cards at our Visitor... More
sarah w
25 August 2018|
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Response from Beaulieu_Hampshire | Property representative |
Hi Sarah, If you have purchased general admission tickets you can obtain a Return For Free pass, which gives you the option to re-visit the attraction once within the following six days. To obtain this free pass, you don't... More
21 July 2018|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
Yes most definitely.