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Haynes International Motor Museum

Haynes International Motor Museum
BA22 7LH

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Haynes International Motor Museum

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult (16 yrs +)£14.50 per ticket
Adult Group (over 15 people)£12.50 per ticket
Child (4-15 yrs)£9.00 per ticket
Child Group (over 15 people)£7.00 per ticket
Concessions (Disabled Adult; Carer. Senior Citizen (over 65 yr). Student & Forces. Disabled Senior Citizen)£13.50 per ticket
Disabled child£7.00 per ticket
Family A (1 adult, 1 child)£21.50 per ticket
Family B (2 adults, 3 children)£48.50 per ticket

Under 4's Free


  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

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Recent Reviews:

  • sprogg79
    Pontypool, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    if you like cars you will love it
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 22nd September 2018
    visited the Haynes museum the other day, what a place, its a car lovers paradise. so much to see and also a large area for the kids if they get bored. the red room is great, all cars in this section... Read full review
  • Vic R
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Car lovers paradise
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th September 2018
    Decided to check this place out on my way back to Devon from a visit to The British Motor museum. The place is well worth a visit with car and motorbikes from all ages. Also got good food in the... Read full review
  • WombatJo
    Bowral, Australia
    Trip Type:
    Great collection of cars
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 17th September 2018
    The Red Room is quite a sight - literally all the cars in this large area are red ! There a lot of interesting cars from all over the world - a nice afternoon was spent looking them over. Read full review


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Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Castle Cary. Bus service - Mon-Sat. Bus drops off at Sparkford Museum - 5 minutes. Alternatively, driver will drop off at museum if required.



  • Accept Children over 7


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Special tours available - by appointment. Audio stations throughout.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop


  • On-Site café/restaurant - On-Site Café
  • Picnic Site - Outside

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3

Establishment Features

  • Coach drop-off point
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Free car parking
  • On-site coach parking
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Open All Year
  • Picnic Area
  • Shop
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets
  • Wedding Venue

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - 2-3 hours
  • Families
  • Groups
  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction - approx length of visit 3hrs
  • Max group size - 300
  • Min group size - 15
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Outdoor Attraction - Event days
  • Smoking Some Areas - Outside dedicated smoking area, no smoking inside the Museum
  • Village Location
  • Weddings

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Coach Parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Can be packages by 3rd parties
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - Max group size – 300, Min group size – 15 and Special group rates

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - Minimum group size - 15 people
  • Packed lunches available
  • Room/unit allocations available
  • Wi-fi available

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
High Season (2 March 2018 - 28 October 2018)
Monday - Sunday09:30 - 17:30*
Low Season (29 October 2018 - 1 March 2019)
Monday - Sunday09:30 - 16:30*

* Open all Year (except 24th, 25th, 26th December and 1st January)

2nd March to 28th October, 9:30am -5:30pm
29th October to 1st March, 9:30am – 4:30pm

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


Sunday, 7th October 2018 - Sunday, 7th October 2018

Sunday, 4th November 2018 - Sunday, 4th November 2018

Sunday, 2nd December 2018 - Sunday, 2nd December 2018

Haynes Breakfast ClubCalling all motoring enthusiasts! On the first Sunday of each month we host a breakfast club which is open to all marques. As well as meeting other like-minded enthusiasts, owners can chat over a coffee and a hearty breakfast (from a full English to a bacon roll) in Café 750. The very popular...
more info

Wednesday, 26th September 2018 - Saturday, 29th September 2018

A Celebration of Jaguar CarsDo you own a Jaguar? We are calling all owners to come to the Museum from Wednesday 26th to Saturday 29th September to help us celebrate this amazing marque. As well as inviting owners and enthusiasts we are also getting our cars out of the Museum exhibits so you can get up close and ask...
more info

Monday, 1st October 2018 - Sunday, 28th October 2018

Monday, 29th October 2018 - Wednesday, 31st October 2018

The Big Draw @ HaynesEstablish your creative side with special arts and crafts activities to get stuck into. This event is fantastic for families because it's drawing fun for children and grown-ups alike. The Museum will launch a new drawing and hands-on activity for families of all ages. What memories will the...
more info

Saturday, 27th October 2018 - Sunday, 28th October 2018

Monday, 29th October 2018 - Sunday, 4th November 2018

Haunted HaynesThis October Half Term children can join in the fun and come in full fancy dress if they dare and get in for FREE**. Have a go at pumpkin carving* and enjoy spooky snacks and delicious treats in Café 750. Complete the Halloween trail sheet by finding all the Bats and Cats hiding in Museum and...
more info

Sunday, 11th November 2018 - Wednesday, 14th November 2018

Curators Floor Talk - Motoring Icons: The Volkswagen BeetleThe final in a series of four talks by Museum Curator Matt Piper, Matt draws upon his many years' experience as Curator at the Museum as well as his natural and contagious enthusiasm for all things motoring related to deliver a thought provoking, fun and informative talk. Matt's delivery style is...
more info

Wednesday, 28th November 2018 - Saturday, 1st December 2018

A Celebration of Land RoverDo you own a Land Rover? We are calling all owners to come to the Museum from Wednesday 28th November to Saturday 1st December to help us celebrate this amazing marque. As well as inviting owners and enthusiasts we are also getting our vehicle out of the Museum exhibits so you can get up close...
more info

Saturday, 1st December 2018 - Sunday, 23rd December 2018

Christmas at HaynesWhilst getting ready for Christmas Santa's reindeer have gone missing and rumour has it that they are hiding in the Museum. Help Santa by finding the missing reindeer and win a present from Father Christmas' festive lucky-dip-bin.
more info

Sunday, 14th October 2018 - Sunday, 14th October 2018

Sunday, 18th November 2018 - Sunday, 18th November 2018

Sunday, 16th December 2018 - Sunday, 16th December 2018

Haynes Bikers' Breakfast Ride-inCalling all biking enthusiasts! On the third Sunday of each month we host a breakfast ride-in which is open to all marques of motorcycle. As well as meeting other bikers, participants can chat over a coffee and a hearty breakfast (from a full English to a bacon roll) in Café 750. The very popular...
more info

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