National Motor Museum Beaulieu

National Motor Museum Beaulieu
National Motor Museum Beaulieu –
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From the earliest motor carriages to classic family saloons, the world-famous National Motor Museum has one of the finest collections of cars, motorcycles and motoring memorabilia in the world.

From legendary F1 cars and land speed record breakers for the speed freaks, to incredible examples of pioneering motoring for the history-buffs. If you time it right you’ll hear vehicles starting up and daily tours will give you more of an insight into the vehicles on display.

If you would like a site / source added to our curation you can request this by visiting our contact page here.

  • New car art and falconry in Beaulieu’s Summer Top Ten
    There’s nothing like Beaulieu for a fun-packed summer with incredible creations in a brand new customised car art exhibition in the National Motor Museum, magnificent birds of prey with Lord Montagu’s first falconer in 300 years at Beaulieu Abbey Cloister and a two-day celebration of powerful dream machines at Beaulieu ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-06-12
  • Andy Saunders’ The Art of Kustom launch at Hot Rod & Custom Drive-In Day
    Beaulieu’s summer exhibition The Art of Kustom featuring incredible creations from the imagination of car customiser Andy Saunders will be launched at Father’s Day’s Hot Rod & Custom Drive-In Day on Sunday June 17th. To celebrate the opening, Andy will unveil his latest project Metropolis. The ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-06-05
  • Record turn-out for Beaulieu’s Simply Porsche
    The sun came out and so did a record number of cars for a 62 per cent upturn for Beaulieu’s Simply Porsche. 1,620 Porsches parked up in the grounds of the National Motor Museum for the show As many as 1,620 Porsches of all ages ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-06-04
  • Palace House Blog – June 2018
    This May half-term the team have stepped out from their usual Victorian clothing and stepped forward into the 1940s to become secret agents! This meant big changes for the female staff in the House, who by the 1940’s had far greater freedom in their choice of ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-06-01
  • Lord Montagu appoints first falconer in centuries for new exhibition
    Lord Montagu has rekindled Beaulieu's ancient association with the art of falconry by appointing the first official falconer in three centuries. The history of falconry at Beaulieu can be traced as far back as the 11th century and Paul Manning is believed to be the first falconer ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-05-23
  • Historic BRM roars into life at Beaulieu Spring Autojumble
    Hundreds of Beaulieu Spring Autojumble event-goers crowded to watch the National Motor Museum Trust’s 1950 BRM V16 roar into life with the first start-up of its newly restored engine. The start-up of the 1950 BRM V16 was very popular with show-goers Chief Engineer and National ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-05-21
  • Palace House Blog – May 2018 Part II
    On your marks, get set... bake! It's time for the Great Beaulieu Bake Off! It has been an exciting week for the kitchen maids at Palace House as they have been busy creating an entry for the Great Beaulieu Bake Off! Many departments from all over ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-05-21
  • Roaring start for Beaulieu Supercar Weekend celebration
    Beaulieu Supercar Weekend will be rumbling with the roar of powerful supercars, as over 750 of these dream machines go on show for a two-day motoring spectacular in the grounds of the National Motor Museum on August 4th and 5th. Sponsored by insurance specialists A-Plan and packed ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-05-17
  • Seine Net Fishing Tours at Beaulieu For Summer 2018
    Witness the age-old tradition of seine net fishing on the Beaulieu River with a series of special tours at Beaulieu this summer. On selected dates in June and July 2018, visitors are invited to join our expert tour guides as they offer an insight into the ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-05-17
  • Launch of unique timepieces created from iconic BRM pistons
    The National Motor Museum Trust is offering enthusiasts a unique opportunity to support the ongoing restoration of its legendary chassis number one 1950 BRM V16 racing car, with the chance to own one of 14 limited edition timepieces constructed from its original pistons. The historic pistons and ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-05-10
  • Escort anniversary makes Beaulieu’s Simply Ford biggest yet
    As many as 1,787 Fords took over the grounds of the National Motor Museum for Beaulieu’s biggest Simply Ford yet as 3,080 participants enjoyed baking sunshine at the rally. The impressive display covered the Beaulieu parkland on Sunday May 6th and smashed last year’s rally total ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-05-08
  • Jaguars pounce on Beaulieu for Simply Jaguar
    Some of the sleekest machines ever to grace the roads will be arriving in style at Beaulieu on Sunday July 8th to join Simply Jaguar, the rally that celebrates Jaguar sports car and saloons of all ages. Returning for its third year, a sparkling selection of ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-05-03
  • Palace House Blog – May 2018
    The Palace House team loved seeing your wonderful Easter crafts. Now they're getting ready to take part in the Great Beaulieu Bake Off - and they need your help! Easter Crafts During the Easter holidays visitors were invited to make cards and decorations at the craft ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-05-03
  • World’s fastest tractor joins World of Top Gear at Beaulieu
    The fastest tractor in the world, created by Matt LeBlanc and the Top Gear team and driven to a record breaking 87.2mph by the Stig, has roared into World of Top Gear at Beaulieu. Named the Track-Tor for its road-burning performance, the awesome 500bhp machine made ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-03-27
  • Action-packed Beaulieu Father’s Day weekend with Hot Rod & Custom Drive-In Day and Simply VW
    Get geared up for a custom-themed Father’s Day with Beaulieu’s Hot Rod & Custom Drive-In Day on Sunday June 17th and enjoy amazing cars and bikes, great live music, dancing and a vibrant Vintage Village. For an exciting start to the retro weekend, see Vee Dubs ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-03-20
  • Crack the Golden Egg Hunt at Beaulieu this Easter
    Join the Golden egg hunt at Beaulieu this Easter weekend, from Good Friday March 30th to Monday April 2nd, and crack the cipher code for a chance to win a New Forest luxury hotel stay. Celebrate the start of spring by heading off across the parkland ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-03-14
  • Historic BRM start-up at Beaulieu Spring Autojumble
    The first start-up of the National Motor Museum's 1950 BRM V16 will take place at Beaulieu’s Spring Autojumble after the painstaking rebuild of the treasured F1 racer’s complex engine. On Saturday May 19th, show-goers will hear the incredible roar of the BRM’s powerful but highly-strung supercharged ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-03-13
  • Rolls-Royce arrivals for Beaulieu’s Luxury of Motoring
    Two of the most exclusive Rolls-Royces of modern times have joined new display The Luxury of Motoring at the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu with a Wraith built in tribute to Beatles record producer Sir George Martin and a brand new Dawn Black Badge. The 2017 Rolls-Royce ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-03-09
  • Second top tourism award for Beaulieu’s 50th International Autojumble
    Beaulieu’s landmark 50th International Autojumble has won a second top tourism award by winning the Best Event/Exhibition category in the UK Heritage Awards. A panel of tourism industry experts picked the internationally-acclaimed International Autojumble as a shining example of a heritage-themed event, offering the best visitor ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-03-07
  • Porsche perfection at Beaulieu’s Simply Porsche
    As many as 1,000 Porsches are expected to join Beaulieu’s Simply Porsche on Sunday June 3rd in the grounds of the National Motor Museum for one of the biggest gatherings of the best loved sports cars in the south. Held in association with The Independent Porsche ... read more
    Source: National Motor Museum BeaulieuPublished on 2018-03-05
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