Get Closer to our Collection this Half Term
This half term ‘Get Closer’ with our experienced Museum team and lift the bonnet on some your favourite cars from our Supercars, Red Room, American Dream, Motorcycle Mezzanine, Morris Garages and Memory Lane collections.
This special event is for all ages, giving visitors the opportunity to lift the Museum rope on selected vehicles and explore with a member of our Museum team.
For younger visitors,
delve into the science of how a car runs, have a chance to sit in our Red Cadillac and get closer to hidden gems not usually on show to the public (check activity days here
For the seasoned enthusiast this event is the perfect opportunity to explore the finer details on some of our prized vehicles that are usually not visible to the public. Questions are highly encouraged, so please do drop in during half term for specific vehicles and activities.
We have different events on each day so check here to see which activity and area you'd like to Get Closer to!
TODAY'S GET CLOSER ACTIVITIES...
10:00 – 12:00 - American Dream - Lift the Bonnets!
Head to our American Dream to have a chance to get up close to a selection of cars with our Collections team. Explore the cars in full - Lift the bonnets, look inside and talk with our team.
13:30 – 15:30- Bikes In Focus
Our Friday bike Collections team will select a bike with a great story behind it and we’ll re-display for the day to enable visitors to see it from all angles. Visitors can also explore our Foreshaw Collection of bibs and leathers and find out how our team undertake some conservation tasks on these special items.
These events are included within Museum admission and do not require booking.