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JUNIOR DRIVING SCHOOL

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Located in the vibrant village of Alford, just 45 minutes from Aberdeen, the Grampian Transport Museum boasts an impressive range of transport exhibits, from travelling chariots of the 1800's, to some of the fastest cars ever made.

The museum is a living museum that probes the past, present and future. Many exhibits are climb aboard, hands on and even ride on! The exhibits are updated every year during the closed season, providing a wide range of new and exciting things to see each year.

Why not make a day of it? Visit the museum and stop off at the Travellers Rest Tea Room for a cup of tea or coffee and a bite to eat. We can accommodate school trips and groups. Discounts for groups of 12 or more are available.

Throughout the year the museum has an extensive outdoor events programme, with such events taking place as Alford SpeedFest, Grampian Motorcycle Convention, Family Fun Days and How Many Left?

Grampian Transport Museum continues to build on strengths that won it the title of 'Visitor Attraction of the Year' at the 2014 Aberdeen City & Shire Tourism Awards, and is home to the Visitor Information Centre for the area.

Our Junior Driving School is also open at the weekends (weather permitting).

October opening hours  -  10am-4pm

Thank you to The Press and Journal for this weeks feature in their 'Your Car' supplement. See below for full article.

2 days ago

Looking ahead to our 2018 season we are thankful to Aberdeen City Council for their gift of Scotland's first electric car club car. This Mitsubishi I-MiEV will star in an exhibiti...

3 days ago

Looking ahead to our 2018 season we are thankful to Aberdeen City Council for their gift of Scotland's first electric car club car. This Mitsubishi I-MiEV will star in an exhibiti...

3 days ago

Are you ready for Halloween? We are! Pop in and join the fun, with Spooky Themed Quizzes and our Make a Monster competition there’s lots of things to do! 🎃

4 days ago

What better way to spend a rainy day than getting crafty?! ☔️‘Make a Monster’ and be in with a chance of winning a 2018 Family Membership 🎉 See post for details.

6 days ago

We go to great lengths and HEIGHTS to make sure our exhibits are well presented, as you can see from this photo taken by Nicholas during his polishing duties! 🚗

1 week ago

We go to great lengths and HEIGHTS to make sure our exhibits are well presented, as you can see from this photo taken by Nicholas during his polishing duties! 🚗

2 weeks ago

After one hour of the final race we are running in 24th and 32nd place. Final push now for the last 30 minutes of this season. Well done everyone.

2 weeks ago