Oxford Bus and Morris Motors Museums

Oxford Bus and Morris Motors Museums
Station Yard
Main Road
Long Hanborough
Witney
Oxfordshire
OX29 8LA
England

Website

www.oxfordbusmuseum.org.uk

E-mail

busmuseum@googlemail.com

Telephone

During opening hours

01993 883 617

Outside opening hours

01296 337 622

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The Museum was established on this site in 1985, to house a collection which was started in 1967. It tells the story of the development of the bus and bus services in Oxfordshire. Over 30 buses and coaches can be seen in store, on display or under restoration. There is a children's activity area. Free bus rides are provided on the 1st & 3rd Sundays of the month April-Oct (subject to availability and weather conditions).
To arrange school visits, telephone 01865 774 233
To arrange group or evening visits, telephone 01235 527 497

The Museum is also the home of the Morris Motors Museum, telling the story of the car factory at Cowley, Oxford, established by William Morris, later Lord Nuffield. Many vehicle exhibits including the Bullnose Morris and the unique Morris Motors Band Bus.

Also on display is the Faulkner Collection of c42 Vintage Bicycles including a Penny Farthing, a Donkey Bike and a Racing Tricycle. There is no additional charge: the one entrance fee includes both museums.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

January-December Sun & Wed 1030-1630
May-September Sat, Sun, & Wed 1030-1630
Most Bank Holidays 1030-1630
See website for Christmas/New Year opening

Admission charges

Adults: £4.50
Children: £2.50
OAPs & Disabled: £3.50
Family (2+2): £10

Collection details

Land Transport

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.

Easter Chick Hunt

  • 20 — 21 April 2014 10:30am-4:30pm

On Sunday, find the chicks hidden around the bus museum with cream egg prizes for the children – then go for a free Vintage Bus Ride! We are also open Easter Monday for you to visit OXFORD BUS MUSEUM with MORRIS MOTORS MUSEUM for a chance to re-live memories of bus travel in and around Oxford from years gone by; along with a look at the life and times of William Morris and the part he played in the lives of local people. Also visit the Faulkner Collection of Vintage Bicycles. Free Bus Rides 1st & 3rd Sundays of each month from April til October. Children’s play area, Shop and Café. Open 10.30 - 4.30 Weds & Suns (all year) Sats (May-Sept) and most Bank Holidays. Visit website for special events www.oxfordbusmuseum.org.uk OXFORD BUS MUSEUM with MORRIS MOTORS MUSEUM, Station Yard, Long Hanborough, OX29 8LA. Tel: 01993 883617. Adult £4.50, Child £2.50, Family (2+2) £10, 60+ & Disabled £3.50

Suitable for

  • Especially for children
  • Family friendly

Where

Oxford Bus Museum

Admission

Adult £4.50, Child £2.50, Family (2+2) £10, 60+ & Disabled £3.50

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