“Motoring history brought to life and a host of other attractions” - VisitEngland Assessor


Beaulieu, Hampshire

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At the heart of the New Forest, Beaulieu is a multi-award winning day out with something for everyone. See over 250 vehicles in the National Motor Museum, visit the Montagu family’s ancestral home of Palace House, walk in the footsteps of medieval monks in Beaulieu Abbey and see famous challenge cars in the World of Top Gear. Plus ride the Monorail for sweeping views of the park or hop aboard the Veteran Bus.

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Beaulieu, John Montagu Building, BEAULIEU, Hampshire, SO42 7ZN


About the area

Discover Hampshire

Hampshire’s varied landscape of hills and heaths, downlands and forests, valleys and coast is without rival in southern England. Combine these varied landscapes and terrains with secluded and idyllic villages, complete with thatched and timber-framed cottages and Norman churches, elegant Georgian market towns, historic ports and cities, restored canals and ancient abbeys, forts and castles, and you have a county that is paradise for lovers of the great outdoors.

If you’re a walker, stride out across the high, rolling, chalk downland of the north Hampshire ‘highlands’ with far-reaching views, walk through steep, beech-clad ‘hangers’ close to the Sussex border. Or perhaps take a gentler stroll and meander along peaceful paths through unspoilt river valleys, etched by the sparkling trout streams of the Test, Itchen, Avon and Meon. Alternatively, wander across lonely salt marshes and beside fascinating coastal inlets or, perhaps, explore the beautiful medieval forest and heathland of the New Forest, the jewel in Hampshire’s crown.

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