Museum Tours

Daily tours are run in the museum at 2.30pm.

All themed tours start at 2.30pm and allow a maximum of 20 visitors per tour.

The following tours will take place at the weekends, please ask for more information on your arrival.


4 October  - From Austerity to the Swinging Sixties

The recovery of the British motor industry from the ravages of war, progressing through the launch of new models, like the Morris Minor, to the pivotal year of 1959 and the birth of the Mini.


5 October  - The Dawn of Motoring

(1885 – 1920 Benz to Austin Seven) From the hobby of the rich and privileged to the dawn of motoring for the working man.


11 October  - Fast Ladies

Women who have made their mark in a traditionally male-dominated motoring world, from Bertha Benz to Pat Moss. 


12 October  - To the Chequered Flag

The story of Motor Racing from Gordon Bennett to Formula One. Get a close up view of the vehicles, from the 1899 Daimler to the 2004 BAR Honda.