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Address: Whisby Road | North Hykeham, Lincoln LN6 3QT, England
Phone Number: +44 1522 500566
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13:00 - 16:00
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Sun 13:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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The museum houses a collection of over 65 vintage cars, buses and...

The museum houses a collection of over 65 vintage cars, buses and commercial vehicles spanning over 80 years of road transport history. There are also many interesting displays of transport history. May to September (inclusive) - open Sunday to Friday October to April (inclusive) - open Sunday afternoons, Easter Monday and Mon - Fri in October 'Half Term' Week. Special events 'Open Day' event Easter Sunday and first Sunday in November (special charges may apply and 'park and ride' bus from nearby will run for Open Day events) and August Bank Holiday Monday (Car Running Day) - see our website for other special events. The museum - including toilets - is wheelchair accessible, and there are reserved 'disabled person' parking bays. Toilets have baby changing facilities. Admission 5 pounds adults, accompanied children free (may vary for special events.) Assistance dogs are welcome, but regret that other dogs are not allowed on the premises. Group / school visits / coach parties welcome by arrangement, either during regular opening hours or at other times (please phone or e-mail us.) See our website for more.

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Nice collection of Vehicles & Memorabilia, but not a warm welcome on arrival ?

I visited this Museum last Sunday for one of their big running day events and i can honestly say that it has to be one of the best Transport events that anyone could wish to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this Museum last Sunday for one of their big running day events and i can honestly say that it has to be one of the best Transport events that anyone could wish to attend, although there are a couple of other Museum's who do hold events equally as good ? This Museum has some lovely Vehicles preserved there,... More 

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although this attraction was closed on the day we visited, the gentleman who was working there showed us around. So many vintage buses, cars, bikes, motor bikes and more to see. Will definitely return in the summer.

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London, United Kingdom
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204 reviews
108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a well presnted, clean and tidy bus museum. The staff are friendly and helpful. Even as someone who isn't a bus enthusiast, this was an ok museum.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We were fortunate enough on the day we went to be able to have a ride in a Jaguar SS, it was a wonderful experience.

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Ely, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

what a great and warm welcome received on arrival ,what an fantastic little museum that focusing on the local area with buses and other vehicles . the people that work there have a real passion for it and are happy to help with any information you need , the only down side it that the vehicles are squashed in ,... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I was a little disappointed with the presentation of the exhibits. All crowded together and unavailable to get down between the exhibits. But space costs money. The work that has been done on the vehicles is brilliant. The guide book is a must for the explanation of the vehicles.

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1 Thank JAB579
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7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

The museum is staffed by real enthusiasts who have had a personal stake in the vehicles on display. The descriptions in front of each vehicle are informative and detailed but the people working there are also able to fill in on any missing details. We went there with two young kids and they were able to go inside the vehicles... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

This is a medium sized transport museum focusing on local exhibits to the Lincoln / Lincolnshire area from bikes to buses and lots of transport related items. The biggest part of the collection is buses. The majority of the restored exhibits are in fantastic condition - clearly a labour of love. All exhibits are clean and tidy and yes they... More 

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

Visited here early June. it wasn't busy - which is a shame- which gave us plenty of time to look around. The volunteers here have done amazing work. The vehicles have not only been restored to a really high standard but painstakingly researched. A nostalgia trip for those a bit older and a great lesson for younger people in how... More 

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Roermond, Limburg, Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Run by volunteers. A large collection of road vehicles, mainly buses from Lincolnshire. All very close together due to a lack of space. Visitors can also walk around the active workshop.next time I will visit on one of the open days because thats when the cars and buses run and visitors can ride with them.

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