Coronavirus – Important information

The museum collection will reopen to visitors on Monday 17/05/21, please click here for key information.

The museum is currently closed, but online sales via our web shop remain operational. This includes all retail goods, Bruce Main-Smith Technical literature and online raffle sales. However, please note that we will be unable to dispatch goods ordered until the Thursday of each week. This will also include confirmation of your on-line raffle entry. The National Motorcycle Museum values your support very much at this difficult time, please rest assured that we will dispatch all goods ordered as soon as we are able. For any queries please contact

Food & Drink

Museum Restaurant & Cafe

Our restaurant and cafe is situated on the first floor of the museum, serving a delicious range of Iley coffee, tea, hot chocolate & soft drinks, as well as a fabulous selection of hot meals, paninis, soups, cold sandwiches & cakes. Our cafe/restaurant is separate to the museum collection and so entry is free of charge.

Famed for our full English breakfasts the restaurant & cafe is open from 8.30am every day with a wide variety of hot and cold meals available at lunchtime.

You can relax at the beginning, middle or end of your visit and don’t forget that you can always have a break from the museum by visiting the restaurant then re-enter the collection later.

Fully accessible to our disabled guests full details can be found on our disabled access page

Families are more than welcome – we always have plenty to tempt our younger guests!

Free Wi-Fi available for all customers!

Monday to Friday – 8.30 to 14.30
Saturday & Sunday – 8.30 to 14.30


Museum Coffee Kart

Situated in the inner foyer next to the museum shop our “Coffee Kart” offers high quality ILLY coffee and other drinks from our traditional bicycle based cart. Also available are a variety of cakes and the sandwiches our Coffee Kart is open when our full café and restaurant offer closes during the week at 2.30pm

Free Wi-Fi available for all customers!

Monday to Friday – 14.30 to 17.30