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Bentley Motor Museum contains a unique collection of cars, motorcycles cycles and vehicles, which span over 100 years of road transport history.


Most of the exhibits are  privately owned and change regularly providing fresh interest for your visit.


Visitors can enjoy tea, fresh coffee, delicious cakes, ice creams and meals from a full home-made menu.


Bentley Tearooms provide traditional food cooked and prepared on the premises.





There are lots of activities to keep everyone happy.

Ride on the

*miniature railway (see below) and visit the motor museum.  Feed the birds in the wildfowl reserve or discover the ancient houses on a woodland walk.





We have around 1000 birds and 130 species from around the world

Some of our favourites are the upright Indian runner, the Wandering Whistling duck and the spectacular Spectacled Eider duck.

In 2015 we started work on Bentley Nature - a new reserve which will complement the wildfowl area.









Bentley will be open from 21st March to October we will be open

7 days a week from 10am - 5.00pm








Bentley Wildfowl & Motor Museum


Harveys Lane

Nr Halland

East Sussex


Tel 01825 840573


Entry Prices:

Adult   £9

Senior £7

Child   £6

Family £28  


Midweek 'Parent + Preschooler' offer will be availabler again when we open weekdays in April 2018.          

Group rates also available

Coach visits

Family annual Season       Ticket £90.0


We are unable to allow Dogs due to our zoo license.



The site is accessible to wheelchairs (except the woodland). We offer free electric wheelchairs for use on site. It is advisable to prebook.











Bentley Wildfowl and Motor Museum is situated just outside Lewes in a peaceful corner of the East Sussex Countryside.  Open every day from 10.00am to 5.00 pm until November 2nd 2017after which we will close at 4.00pm each day. The Bird Reserve may close slightly earlier for feeding.

Autumn/Winter dates

With around 90 acres to explore, including a playground and motor museum.

The miniature railway and café are popular highlights, as are the craft workshops, and miniature Shetland ponies  


Keep an eye on the events page and facebook page for details of what is going on.


Open:                  December 16th/17th and Thursday 21st-Saturday 23rd

Closed:                December 24th - Feb 6th 2018

Open:                  February 9th - 19th (Schools half term)

Closed                 February 19th - Friday March 30th 2018 Bentley will be open at weekends only


Our Restauarant / Tearoom will be open each Thursday/Friday/Sat/Sunday serving Roast Lunches and an excellent menu. Please check by 'phone 01825840573 (option 4)..

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