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Become a secret agent!

Thank you for entering our competition to win a family ticket to May half-term: Secret Agents!

Whilst you're here, check out what we're up to throughout May half-term (25 May - 2 June)...

Beaulieu was a top secret school for agents of the Special Operations Executive during World War II. Follow in their footsteps this May half-term and learn espionage skills before graduating as a fully-trained SOE agent.

Your Training Programme

Head to SOE headquarters to make contact with your Commanding Officer and begin your espionage education.

As you follow clues and hidden messages around the Beaulieu attractions you'll learn to see through deceptive disguises, inspect household items that hold remarkable secrets, locate the site of a parachute drop and more.... Everyone who successfully passes their training will receive a graduation certificate.

Try out disguises

Try on 1940s-themed clothing to hide your own identity.

crack codes

Use codes to decipher secret messages and follow clues around the Beaulieu attractions.

See Wartime vehicles

See wartime vehicles driving around the grounds, plus find the Norton 16H motorcycle in the National Motor Museum to obtain vital information to aid your training mission.

See Falconry demonstrations (25 - 31 May)

From 25th - 31st May, visit Beaulieu Abbey to watch amazing falconry demonstrations as Lord Montagu's falconer shares stories about the role of falconry during World War II.

Learn about wartime rationing

Talk to Lord Montagu's cook about wartime rationing and learn how secret agents and civilians would have lived off the land.

Visit the Secret Army Exhibition

Discover the true story of Beaulieu's role as a wartime finishing school for special agents in the Secret Army Exhibition.

Don't Miss: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 50 Years

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 50 years

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, visit the National Motor Museum to see props, costumes and original costumes from the film... and meet the four-wheeled stars!

Find out more

For Britain and For The Hell of It Display in the National Motor Museum

Tickets & Prices

All of our May half-term activities are included in your general admission ticket, which gives entry to all the Beaulieu attractions, including the National Motor Museum, World of Top Gear, Palace House, Beaulieu Abbey and more.

Ticket prices & information

Photo opportunity in the National Motor Museum


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Caring for our local wildlife

The New Forest National Park is home to some amazing animals and we share the roads with horses, donkeys and more. Please drive carefully on your way to Beaulieu.

Falconry demonstrations are run responsibly by Lord Montagu's falconer, Mr Paul Manning of Amews Falconry (licence TAE/2019/01)

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