REME Museum

Lyneham
Chippenham
Wiltshire
SN15 4XX
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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£7.00
Child (age 5-16)£5.00
Child under 5Free
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children)£21.00
Student with ID, OAPs£5.00

Gold card members free.

Opening Times

2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
Tuesday10:0016:30*
Wednesday10:0016:30*
Thursday10:0016:30*
Friday10:0016:30*
Saturday10:0016:30*
SundayClosed*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3

Establishment Features

  • Free car parking
  • On-site coach parking
  • On-site parking or valet parking
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Open All Year
  • Shop
  • Tea / Coffee Shop

Key Features

  • Families
  • Groups
  • No Smoking Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Special group rates

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From M4 Junction 15

Turn off at junction 15 of the M4. Head south west on the A3102, following signs to Royal Wootton Bassett and Lyneham. Drive through Royal Wootton Bassett, remaining on the A3102, continuing to Lyneham. On entering Lyneham, remain on the A3102. The right-hand turn for MoD Lyneham in signposted just after the small Tesco. Turn left as you approach the security barrier. Follow signs to REME Museum. You will see the museum to your left. Please use the car park in front of the museum. 

From A4 near Calne.

Turn onto the A3102, just west of Calne, heading north. It is signposted to Lyneham. Continue driving north on the A3102, through the hamlets of Hilmarton and Goatacre, following signs for Lyneham. The main entrance to MoD Lyneham is on your left as you enter Lyneham Village. Turn left as you approach the security barrier. Follow signs to REME Museum. You will see the museum to your left. Please use the car park in front of the museum. 

The museum is not within the camps security perimeter, no ID is required to enter the museum.

Public Transport Directions

The Stagecoach 55 bus runs from Swindon bus station and Chippenham train station every 20 minutes Monday to Saturday. The nearest bus stop is MOD Main Gate in Lyneham village. From here head into MoD Lyneham. Follow signs for ‘REME Museum’, turning left before the security barrier. You will see The REME Museum on your left. The museum is 300 meters from the bus stop. 

The museum is not within the camp’s security perimeter, no ID is required to enter the museum.  

For more bus information, including up to date timetables, visit Stagecoach website www.stagecoachbus.com/timetables.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    53
  • Very Good
    17
  • Average
    3
  • Poor
    1
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • ianandgaynor
    leicestershire
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A long overdue visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th October 2019
    As a REME veteran I have wanted to visit the new museum since it opened. My wife and I travelled down recently to attend a presentation on the 70th anniversary of handing back the VW factory by REME... Read full review
  • 890RichardF
    Swindon, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Business
    Great museum we intend to use as a teaching venue
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 20th October 2019
    I went here for work as we wanted to look around to see whether it would be suitable as a teaching facility for our university. It was so that’s all booked up and happening. From a visitor... Read full review
  • O7442IElaurenb
    Portsmouth, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A fantastic museum!
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 10th November 2019
    What a great museum full of history. My husband is currently in the REME and I thoroughly enjoyed learning about the history of his trade. A must see if you have any interest in the forces. A great... Read full review

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