Welcome to Beaulieu, in the heart of the New Forest

Beaulieu, voted the best large visitor attraction 2013 by VisitEngland, is set in the heart of the New Forest National Park.

Beaulieu is a guaranteed great family day out with lots for everyone to enjoy including the world famous National Motor Museum, home to a stunning collection of automobiles telling the history of motoring through modern rally cars and F1 Grand Prix machines, Palace House, home of the Montagu family, historic Beaulieu Abbey which was founded in 1204 by Cistercian Monks, World of Top Gear featuring vehicles from some of the most ambitious challenges and On Screen Cars where the car is the star and includes TV and film favourites.

Beaulieu is located within easy reach of the popular tourist destinations of Bournemouth, Southampton and Winchester. Now plan your visit

The Motorcycle Story - NOW OPEN
See over 50 motorcycles in their historical and cultural context as part of our new display, The Motorcycle Story in the National Motor Museum.

Latest Events

Summer Holiday Activities

Summer Holiday Activities

19/07/2014 - 31/08/2014 - Join us for the Summer holidays to take part in a range of fun family activities.

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Simply Japanese

Simply Japanese

03/08/2014 - Join us for a gathering of Japanese cars of all shapes and sizes.

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Simply Land Rover

Simply Land Rover

10/08/2014 - Join us for a gathering of Land Rovers of all shapes and sizes.

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new for 2014

For Britain and For the Hell of It

For Britain & For The Hell Of It

Now open, experience the triumph of British Land Speed Record attempts in an inspiring new multi-media display in the National Motor Museum.               

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Something for everyone

Video Tour of Beaulieu

What can you see at Beaulieu?

Click the play button to see our latest TV advert showing you that we really are 'much more than a motor museum'.

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Plan your Visit

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You will have a great day out at Beaulieu whether your interest is in motoring, stately homes, historic buildings or beautiful gardens.                    

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