The National Motor Museum Trust

The National Motor Museum Trust is a charitable organisation dedicated to preserving and promoting motoring history. Its world famous collection of vehicles and associated motoring items has been awarded Designated status and many items are on display at the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu.

The Trust has an educational mission and cares for very large collections of objects, images, documents and books in its Collections Centre, located close to the Museum. It also provides a Motoring Research Service, Film and Video transfer facilities and a Motoring Picture Library.

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The Collections 

selection of objects from the Museum Collections

The Collections tell the story of motoring in Britain from the earliest pioneering times to the present day.

Picture Perfect Presents

Austin Healey in the snow

From canvas prints to mugs, choose from thousands of images to create uniquely personal Christmas gifts from the Motoring Picture Library.

Edward, 3rd Baron Montagu of Beaulieu, 1926-2015.

Highlights from the Site

Photographic Collection »

A vast and unique visual resource, illustrating all aspects of motoring from sport and leisure to coachbuilding and manufacturing.


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