Things to Do Near The Ryebeck Lakeland Motor Museum

Potty about all things road transport… then we have the perfect place for you to explore… Britain’s best classic car destination The Lakeland Motor Museum, with over 30,000 exhibits the Museum traces the development road transport throughout the 20th century. During your visit check out the vintage and veteran, weird and wonderful and even the magical and mysterious…

With 140 classic cars and motorbikes lovingly collected over the last 50 years you are bound to awaken some special motoring memories during your visit. The collection features classics like; the Model T Ford, an HRD Vincent Black Lightening, a Ford Escort Mexico 1600 and for real speed enthusiasts Blue Bird Electric 1 and a TVR Cerbera Speed 12.

On site you will also find a gift shop, brim full of gifts and memorabilia for the budding motoring enthusiasts and memento hunter.

Café Ambio is the perfect place to unwind after all that high-octane excitement… with its stunning views across the River Leven you can choose to relax with either indoors or on the indoor and outdoor terrace and tuck into a menu bursting with locally sourced produce including favourites like sticky toffee pudding.

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Key Information

  • 16-minute drive from the Ryebeck
  • Open all year round – depending on weather
  • Large groups should book in advance
  • Ideal for families and children

Prices and Booking

Lakeland Motor Museum


  • Adult – On The Day: £8.75
    Advance Online: £7.95
  • Child – On The Day: £5.25
    Advance Online: £4.75
  • Family – On the Day: £25.00
    Advance Online: £22.50
  • Children under 5 years – FREE


Old Blue Mill,
LA12 8TA