About This Attraction

At the heart of the New Forest, Beaulieu is a multi-award-winning family day out with something for everyone.

The National Motor Museum
With over 280 vehicles in its world famous collection, the Museum tells the story of motoring in Britain from humble beginnings to the present day. Displays include classic cars, historic sporting motors, modern rally cars, F1 racers and a rustic 1930’s country garage.

Bond in Motion – No Time To Die
Featuring iconic cars, gadgets and costumes from the latest 007 film, Bond in Motion – No Time To Die is a brand new exhibition which has opened at the National Motor Museum, following the film’s UK release on the 30th September 2021. The exhibition will be on show until November 2022.

World of Top Gear
World of Top Gear recreates the feel of the Top Gear Studio. See unique behind-the-scenes footage from Top Gear HQ and cars from the show’s most ambitious challenges.

Little Beaulieu
Let your imagination run wild in Little Beaulieu, the enchanting new play area at Beaulieu for all ages!

Palace House
Explore the magnificent Palace House – Lord Montagu’s family home since 1538 – and discover the history of the house and its former residents. Meet the Butler, Cook and Housemaids and gain an insight into the workings of a Victorian country house. See recently opened never-before-seen rooms and a newly installed collection of unique Russian Art. Plus visit the restored Victorian Kitchen which has been put back to it’s original layout.

Beaulieu is open every day of the year except Christmas Day.

1st January – Thursday 27th May 10am – 5pm

28th May – 6th June 10am – 6pm

7th June – 2nd July 10am – 5pm

3rd July – 5th September 10am – 6pm

6th September onwards 10am – 5pm



Summer Opening Hours: 10am – 6pm (28 May – 25 Sept)
Winter Opening Hours: 10am – 5pm (26 Sept – 26 May)

£26.00 on the day, £23.00 advance

Senior (60+)
£25.00 on the day, £22.00 advance

Child (5 – 16)

£15.00 on the day, £12.00 advance

£69 on the door, £59 online advance

Under 5’s

Why should I visit?

    • The National Motor Museum
    • Little Beaulieu
    • New Exhibition – Bond in Motion – No Time To Die
    • Palace House – Grounds & Gardens
    • World of Top Gear
    • On Screen Cars
    • Monorail & Veteran Bus


Assistance dogs allowed
Baby changing facilities
Disabled access
Disabled parking available
Dogs accepted
Free parking on site
Gift shop
On site parking
Suitable for ages 12 and above
Suitable for ages 3 and above
Suitable for ages 5 and above
Suitable for ages 8 and above
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Next event

Bond in Motion – No Time To Die Exhibition

15th Oct 2021 - 31st Oct 2022


NEW for 2021! Beaulieu is delighted to launch their brand new exhibition: Bond in Motion - No Time To Die . Featuring iconic cars, gadgets... 

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Where to find us


New Forest
SO42 7ZN


01590 612 345


[email protected]


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By car

Beaulieu’s postcode for your satnav is SO42 7ZN.

You can park your car for free in our designated car parks which can hold up to 1,000 cars. We also have overflow car parks for busy event days. There is a separate car park for disabled visitors, near to Visitor Reception.

Need to charge your electric car? Thanks to generous funding by the Sustainable Transport Solutions Fund we have three electric car charging posts available for visitors to use, free of charge. To access either use your own card or borrow one from Visitor Reception (for a small deposit). We have several 7-pin and one 13amp 3 pin connections available.

By train

The London to Weymouth train passes regularly through Brockenhurst, which is the closest main line station to Beaulieu. There is a taxi rank at the station and the cost of a journey to Beaulieu by taxi is approx £20. Alternatively, why not hire a bike and cycle the seven miles through the New Forest to Beaulieu? Cycle hire details can be found on the New Forest National Park cycle hire information website.

By bus

1. Wilts & Dorset (Tues, Thurs, Sat)

Wilts & Dorset buses have a limited service between Hythe and Lymington which only runs on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. It drops visitors either at the Museum entrance or in Beaulieu village depending upon the route. Please phone 0845 0727 093 – the Wilts & Dorset advisors will help plan your route. (0830-1700 Mon – Fri) or visit

2. New Forest Tour (25 June – 11 September)

The New Forest Tour’s Green Route links Beaulieu with Hythe Ferry (for Southampton), Lyndhurst, Brockenhurst (rail station) and Lymington. Tickets are valid all day on all routes and you can hop on and off wherever you like. For timetables and ticket information please visit New Forest Tour.

3. Beach Bus (24 July – 3 September)

The Beach Bus links Beaulieu with Hythe Ferry (for Southampton), Buckler’s Hard and Lymington. Tickets are valid all day and you can hop on and off wherever you like. For timetables and ticket information visit Beach Bus.

Kids activities

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  • They have a range of fun themed family activities for you to take part in over the holidays!
  • Keep your little ones entertained and active with their free Family Fun Trails.
  • You can get behind the wheel of mini motorcars during school holidays and term time weekends.
  • Are you the next Stig? Test your driving skills on radio controlled cars around a circuit based on the Dunsfold Park test track.
  • Let off steam in the motoring themed children’s play area – with swings, climbing frame and more.