Atwell-Wilson Motor Museum

Downside, Stockley Lane, Calne, WILTSHIRE, SN11 0NF
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Atwell-Wilson Motor Museum
  • Atwell-Wilson Motor Museum
  • Atwell-Wilson Motor Museum
  • Atwell-Wilson Motor Museum Trust, Calne
  • Atwell-Wilson Motor Museum
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The only motor museum in Wiltshire. The majority of the exhibits are cars from the 1920s onwards plus a collection of motorcycles, mopeds and bicycles. There is also interesting memorabilia, the Jack Spittle Model Lorry Collection plus a reconstructed 1930s style garage complete with vehicles. Coaches welcome, light refreshments can be provided by prior arrangement.

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult - Adult£7.00 per ticket
Child/Students - Child£1.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A4. signposted off the A4, east of Calne.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Chippenham station. Get bus or taxi A4 to Calne, then A4 towards Marlborough. Alternatively, take the Wiggly Bus.



  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant/catering - Only at weekends, drinks and snacks with cakes and sandwiches provided by arrangement.
  • Picnic area

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Indoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.No group visits Fri or Sat, other evenings by arrangement.
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 60
  • Min group size - 10
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Opening Times

2017/2019 Winter Opening (1 Nov 2018 - 31 Mar 2019)
Thursday - Friday00:00 - 00:00
Saturday - Sunday11:00 - 16:00
2019 Summer opening (1 Apr 2019 - 31 Oct 2019)
Tuesday - Sunday11:00 - 17:00*

* During the summer (1 April to 31 October) the museum is open Tuesday-Sunday inclusive 11:00am-5pm. Winter opening hours (from 1 November to 31 March) are Thursday-Sunday inclusive 11:00am-4pm (except Christmas Day when the museum is closed). Please note, Thursday and Friday visiting is by appointment only.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


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Recent Reviews:

  • stevedexo
    Trip Type:
    Small but detailed
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 6th January 2019
    If you're interested in old transport this is an ideal place to pass a couple of hours, Cars,motorcycles , push bikes and scale models are all here. I enjoyed the mock up workshop and the related... Read full review
  • rfowler833
    Bromley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    A trip down memory lane.
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 27th October 2018
    My cousin John & I called in on Tuesday October 23rd. I had visited the collection about ten years ago & could not believe how much it had changed for the better. The vehicles are superbly laid out... Read full review
  • DaveNightingale1949
    Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Rainy day outing
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 18th October 2018
    This is a small but good museum of old cars, motor cycles with odd fire engine.No refreshments on site but there are toilets. There is planty to see. Some of the limos are used on weddings etc. Read full review

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