Your Day Out

Need an idea for a fun day out in Gloucestershire? For a great value day out for visitors of all ages including families, kids and adults alike, all roads lead to The Cotswold Motoring Museum. Nestled in the picturesque village of Bourton on the Water in Gloucestershire, its easily accessible by car and public transport.

The museum is also dog friendly, so don't hesitate to bring your four-legged friend.

Your fun day out takes you on a journey through motoring history, displayed in seven showrooms covering over 7500 sq ft. Discover over 50 classic and vintage vehicles, over 45 motorbikes, pedal cars and caravans and 1000s of items to see!

Visitor Appraisal

Below is everything you need to know to plan your exciting day out at the museum.


Getting here

Cotswold Motoring Museum & Toy Collection
The Old Mill
Bourton on the Water
GL54 2BY

By Road

We are located in the heart of Bourton on the Water which is just off the A429 about halfway between the A40 Oxford and Cheltenham Road and Stow in the Wold.


There are several places to park in Bourton on the Water, where you can then follow signs to village centre, the museum is situated in Sherbourne Street which is adjacent to the War Memorial on the village green.

By Bus

There are a few buses to the main towns and Moreton for rail connections, but they are not very regular and change between summer and winter. For more information visit »

By Train

Regular services runs to nearby:

Kingham - 5.6 miles from BOTW
Shipton - 7.1 miles from BOTW
Moreton-in-Marsh - 8.4 miles from BOTW

More information can be found here

Kingham station »
Shipton station »
Moreton in Marsh station »

Journey Planner

Red Planet Travel allows you to plan a journey, including walking directions as well as public transport options »

Wheelchair Access

Disabled access is available throughout the museum and Bourton on the Water is particularly good for wheelchairs users as much of it is flat. If you have any concerns or special requirements regarding the above, please Contact us »

Download the Cotswold Motoring Museum brochure

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