<p>A fascinating collection of some 30,000 exhibits which trace the development of road transport throughout the twentieth century - motor cars, motorbikes, cycles and automobila.</p>

Welcome to Lakeland Motor Museum

A fascinating collection of some 30,000 exhibits which trace the development of road transport throughout the twentieth century - motor cars, motorbikes, cycles and automobila.

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<p>Visit our tribute to the racing Campbells, Sir Malcolm and son Donald, who between them captured 21 world land and water speed records for Great Britain, in the Bluebird series of cars and boats.</p>

Speed Kings

Visit our tribute to the racing Campbells, Sir Malcolm and son Donald, who between them captured 21 world land and water speed records for Great Britain, in the Bluebird series of cars and boats.

Campbell Bluebird Exhibition
<p>Vintage and Veteran, Classic, Curious and Comical, Majestic, Weird and Wonderful.</p>

Classic cars and stunning motor vehicles all under one roof

Vintage and Veteran, Classic, Curious and Comical, Majestic, Weird and Wonderful.

Explore our car collection
<p>We’ve got probably the largest collection of motoring of memorabilia in the UK.</p>

Automobilia from around the world

We’ve got probably the largest collection of motoring of memorabilia in the UK.

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<p>Explore our fantastic recreations of period shops, a 1920s garage and 1950s cafe and find out about local history and motoring in the Lake District.</p>

Much more than just a motor museum

Explore our fantastic recreations of period shops, a 1920s garage and 1950s cafe and find out about local history and motoring in the Lake District.

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<p>Our amazing location at the southern tip of Lake Windermere is within easy reach of cruises from Lakeside Pier. See our combined tickets with Windermere Lake Cruises.</p>

Combine your visit with a cruise on Lake Windermere

Our amazing location at the southern tip of Lake Windermere is within easy reach of cruises from Lakeside Pier. See our combined tickets with Windermere Lake Cruises.

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Welcome to Lakeland Motor Museum

Explore our fascinating collection of over 30,000 exhibits that trace the development of road transport throughout the twentieth century - cycles, motorbikes, motor cars and automobilia.

Housed in a converted mill in the heart of the Lake District, we’re minutes from Lake Windermere.

Much more than just a motor museum, our local history and period shopping displays, authentic recreations and picturesque riverside cafe makes it a great day out for the whole family.

⚠️ COVID-19: We are temporarily closed.
🎟️ Pre-book now for 17 May - 31 August 2021. More info >

We've changed the way we work to keep customers and staff safe
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re-opening on 17 May

Re-opening on Monday 17 May

We can't wait to welcome customers back into the museum

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Opening Times

We are currently closed due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Pre-booking now open for 17 May - 31 August 2021

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1952 TVR 2 - the oldest surviving TVR

Founded in Blackpool in 1947 as Trevcar motors, Trevor Wilkinson built his first car in 1949, giving it the name TVR by shortening his first name. The…

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