Museum events

Find all of our Events for the current year listed here with new ones added as they are confirmed.

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Take a journey into the past!

The North West Museum of Road Transport houses a large collection of historic road transport vehicles including buses, cars, lorries and motorbikes. It is open on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays. Step back in time and enjoy a free ride on one of our heritage buses on the first Saturday and Sunday of each month and on event days. Look out for our regular special events during the year - details on the Events page. Please note that the Classic Car Show event on 4 June has been postponed, and will not take place on this day,

Recent News

Classic Motorbike Show, Sunday 2 July

Come and join us at our Classic Motorbike Show on Sunday 2 July! Classic bikes old and new are welcome to join the display, historic and modern. To enter your bike to the event, please contact Geoff Nicholson, email, or call 01744 451681 and leave a message with your contact details. We’ve got light […]

Free Heritage Bus Rides

Our free heritage bus rides on the first Sunday of each month are very popular, and this year we’re running them on the first Saturday of each month as well. Come and enjoy a ride on one of our historic buses and experience a trip back in time. All rides are free, and operate at […]

Car Show 4 June

Please note that this event has been moved to 3 September, when we will be hosting a display of classic Jaguar cars from the past and present in the museum, in association with the Jaguar owner’s club. The museum will be open as normal on 4 June, with free heritage bus rides operating.

Museum Address

North West Museum of Road Transport,
The Old Bus Depot,
Hall Street,
WA10 1DU
Tel 01744 451681