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Transport Museum Wythall

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Loved revisiting a golden age for buses

My girlfriend and I took our two children (4 & 2 years old) there today . They loved it as there is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jason r
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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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A Real Trip Down Memory Lane

This is a real treat for young and old, not just for the enthusiast. The vehicles are loveingly... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2018
Stephen B
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New Galloway, United Kingdom
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We are open at weekends and bank holidays from now until the end of October. Also open on Wednesdays during school holidays The museum is home to over 90 buses. Midland Red, WMPTE blue and cream and the corporation fleets from Birmingham, Walsall...more
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Chapel Lane, Wythall B47 6JX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I took our two children (4 & 2 years old) there today . They loved it as there is a small park, small soft play area, the miniature railway was running and we had a ride in a beautiful old bus for...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank jason r
Reviewed December 12, 2018

This is a real treat for young and old, not just for the enthusiast. The vehicles are loveingly restored and the displays tell the real story of the traveling public and social life of the periods within which they served. If you visit on an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stephen B
Reviewed October 25, 2018

I visited the museum yesterday on an organised educational trip and what a fab day we had. The enthusiasm of the volunteers is infectious and it was lovely to hear some of their personal stories bringing the museum to life. A lovely day was had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank jenniferteamscott
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

In my opinion a sign of a great day out is when your son (age 4) wakes up the next morning and can't stop talking about the transport museum to anyone who would listen! From fire engine bells to milk floats and everything inbetween. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank sak33na2018
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Wythall Transport Museum is a fabulous museum for transport enthusiasts. We went as a family taking our kids ages 11 years and 17 years. They loved it. They sat in fire enjoys, enjoyed the talks and the cafe and even went for a ride on...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Maggie1132_13
Reviewed October 11, 2018

I booked a group of 60 kids and adults for a day trip to the museum and cannot praise the volunteers highly enough. They knew just where to pitch some of the fabulous stories and exhibits to entertain and educate all ages, we spent the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Julie C
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Well worth a visit especially on a day when there is a bus trip running and the minature railway is open. We were disappointed with the cafe when we went for lunch although there was a list of sandwiches none was available. We had to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Barry B
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Lovely day out. Very tidy place that is very well presented. Loads of vintage vehicles to see. Sale didn't see all of it as weren't sure if we was allowed in certain areas of the sheds. But my son enjoyed himself and that was the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Glenn H
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Have been a bus enthusiast for many years, so why have I never discovered this place before. I went for the Bank Holiday Monday running day and easily found the museum off the M42, however on busy days car parking is at a site a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Stuart H
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit, brought back some memories . Definitely worth a visit and lovely homemade cake 👍

Date of experience: August 2018
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Dawn P
April 1, 2018|
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Response from _grahammcollyer | Reviewed this property |
They have special days throughout the year when you can take trips on the older buses.
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Melissa C
November 11, 2016|
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Response from Dave T | Property representative |
Note that the museum is now closed for winter and re-opens in April 2017. There is full disabled access to the two main display halls, the cafe and shop. There are disabled parking bays and a disabled toilet. The Shire... More
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eurekaproperty
July 26, 2016|
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Response from Dave T | Property representative |
Saturdays and Sundays 11-4.30. & Bank Holiday Mondays 10.20-4.30. In August its also open Wednesdays 12-4.30
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