The Automobile Palace,
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Telephone +44 (0) 1597 825531
Senior Citizens: £3.50
Children 4- 16: £2.00
Group rates available (not when visits are arranged out of normal open days or hours)
OPENING HOURS ARE 10.00AM-4.00PM
FROM NOVEMBER UNTIL SPRING 2014 , THE MUSEUM WILL NORMALLY BE OPEN TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS AND FRIDAYS(WEATHER PERMITTING)
THE MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSED OVER THE CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR PERIOD FROM 23 DECEMBER , REOPENING ON TUESDAY 7TH JANUARY 2014
NB the museum is manned entirely by volunteers
CAN USUALLY OPEN FOR GROUPS ON SATURDAYS OR WEEKDAYS NOT NORMALLY OPEN TO THE PUBLIC- PLEASE SEE BELOW
Please contact the museum before visiting to confirm open days if you are making a special journey.
We are normally closed Saturdays and Sundays but we can usually accomodate Groups ( minimum 15 people) at weekends/ evenings or weekdays not normally open, by prior arrangement. A charge of £4 per adult will apply - contact us on 01597 825531 for details of this service.
Doors Open 10am - last admission 3.30pm. Doors Close 4.00pm.
Groups & Parties/Groups & coach parties welcome, please see above. Complimentary admission passes for all bus and coach drivers.
There is wheelchair access throughout the museum, a disability parking bay outside the building and suitable toilet facilities adjoining the museum. Wheelchairs, some powered, are available to hire from Disability Powys, also in the Automobile Palace.
Dogs are welcome in the museum
The National Cycle Museum is well sign posted on all routes into Llandrindod Wells, motorists should follow the brown "Penny Farthing" signs to the car park at the rear of the Museum.
The Collection houses hundreds of cycles in period settings, including examples from 1819 through to the present day. It also displays rare components and accessories from this period.
The National Cycle Museum welcomes visits from schools in the locality, items are also available for film & TV productions.
Refreshments and toilet facilities are available within the building during weekdays only.
FRIENDS OF THE MUSEUM
JOIN THE FRIENDS OF THE MUSEUM AND GET ADMISSION, FRIENDS MAGAZINE AND ONLINE LIBRARY DOWNLOADS, AS BENEFITS
BICYCLES FOR SALE
PLEASE CLICK ON THE "SALE" TAB ON THE LHS OF THIS PAGE FOR PICTURES OF THE CYCLES WE HAVE FOR SALE.
OCCASIONALLY THERE MAY BE OTHER BICYCLES FOR SALE NOT LISTED
CONTACT THE MUSEUM FOR MORE DETAILS
FREE UV SECURITY MARKING
Museum staff will continue to offer this free service to the public between 10am-4pm on open days. Please call in with your new or not so new bicycle and have it security marked.
New Display at the National Cycle Museum
The Bob Maitland Display
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The National Cycle Museum offers a School Visit service to both Primary and Secondary Schools.
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Can You Help?
We would appreciate donations of interesting and unusual cycles in very good condition , cycling memorabilia as well as cycling books or catalogues. (no unbound magazines please)
NB we are not able to purchase bicycles and very rarely accept bicycles and other items on loan
PLEASE CONSIDER LEAVING A LEGACY TO THE MUSEUM
IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO DO A SPONSORED BICYCLE RIDE, PLEASE REMEMBER THE MUSEUM IS A REGISTERED CHARITY. WE WOULD APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT.
New prototype Sinclair X-1 now on display
COME AND HAVE A LOOK AT THIS TRULY FUTURISTIC CYCLE!
COME AND DRAW A PENNY FARTHING.
(OR ANY OTHER BICYCLE IN THE MUSEUM)
PAPER AND PENCILS SUPPLIED AT NO CHARGE.
HAMPTON COURT PALACE, LONDON
THIS WAS A REALLY SUCCESSFUL WEEKEND ALLOWING HUNDREDS OF VISITORS TO SEE OUR COLLECTION OF CYCLES.
THE TRUSTEES RECEIVED MANY COMPLIMENTS ABOUT THE DISPLAY FROM VISITORS OF ALL AGES AND NATIONALITY
CARMARTHEN VELODROME DISPLAY 17TH AUGUST
The museum will be taking 8 bicycles for a vintage bicycle display at the velodrome ,which was first used in 1900
DISPLAY OF BICYCLES AT THE CYCLE SHOW AWARDS EVENING
THe Museum has been invited to have a display at the awards evening organised by BIkebiz on 25th September
FOR DETAILS ABOUT THE NORTON COLLECTION BICYCLES , PLEASE CONTACT TCA TEL 01460 55955