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The museum collection & foyer food court have now reopened 7 days a week, please click here for visitor information.

Win this bike
Win This Bike
Summer 2022 raffle tickets available now

Win this bike for £2.00!

Summer 2022 raffle tickets now available – Draw date Sunday 30th October 2022

Restored classic Motorcycles
Restored classic Motorcycles
Restored Motorcycles
Restored by the museums own workshop

Museum Restored Motorcycles For Sale

Restoration by the museum’s own workshop

The Largest Museum
The world’s largest collection of British Motorcycles

The Largest British Motorcycle Museum

The worlds biggest collection of British Motorcycles

Over 1000 Machines
170 different marques displayed in five huge halls

170 different marques displayed in five huge halls.

Over 1000 Machines In The Collection

On Line Store
Gifts & specialist products for the classic motorcycle enthusiast

Gifts & specialist products for the classic motorcycle enthusiast

On Line Store

Friends Scheme
Unique opportunities & exciting activities

Unique opportunities & exciting activities

Museum Friends Scheme - Join Now!

Team NMM Racing
Famous racing machines back on track!

Famous racing machines back on track!

Team NMM Racing

Museum Videos
View exciting videos of the museum in action

View exciting videos of the museum in action

Museum Videos

National Motorcycle Museum Auctions
National Motorcycle Museum Auctions
Motorcycle Auctions
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H&H Classics - Motorcycle Auctions

NMM Live
29th & 30th October 2022

National Motorcycle Museum 'Live'

Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th October 2022

The National Motorcycle Museum values your support. For any queries please contact 01675 444123 or
BMS ORDERS Due to digitisation of the technical archive,BMS orders will take longer than normal to process between March 2022 and December 2022


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The National Motorcycle Museum

The National Motorcycle Museum is recognised as the finest and largest British motorcycle museum in the world and originally opened its doors in October 1984 with a collection of 350 motorcycles on display. The Museum owes its formation to the drive and ambition of one man, Mr WR (Roy) Richards. Roy passed away in 2008 but his work continues under the guardianship of Roy’s Widow Christine & Son’s Simon and Nick with The Museum collection now boasting some 1000 plus machines, fully restored to the manufacturers original specifications.

Since opening, this magnificent centre has become the largest motorcycle museum in the world and attracts around 250,000 visitors a year. One of the biggest attractions for many guests is the comprehensive cross-section of British machines, spanning the “60 Glorious Year” of motorcycle manufacturing in this country. The museum’s aim is to preserve these pieces of history for future generations to come, as a reminder of this great nations industry, engineering prowess and work ethic.

At some point over the past 30 years many of the UKs classic bike enthusiasts will have spent an afternoon browsing through the museums halls, and many clubs and organisations having held rallies and events in the grounds. The National Motorcycle Museum has developed into a focal point for the British Motorcycle movement & is conveniently located in the heart of the Midlands Transport Network, with Birmingham  International railway station just a five-minute taxi ride away.

Not only the largest collection of British Motorcycles in the World but The National Motorcycle Museum is also one of the UKs largest conferencing and events facilities. The award winning conference centre has 13 purpose built suites available, including the Wardroom, seating small parties of up to 20 guests, and the Imperial Suite which can host 1000. The Museum also owns  two local hotels, The Manor Hotel at Meriden (home of the old Triumph works) and The Windmill Village Hotel & Spa in Coventry.

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