• Best of British 2024

    Monday 27th May 2024

    Best of British

    With special guest Paddington Bear™

  • Best of British 2024

    Monday 27th May 2024

    Best of British

    With special guest Paddington Bear™

Celebrate the best of British manufacturing at our Best of British day - with special guest Paddington™

Join us at Brooklands to celebrate the Best of British this May Bank Holiday - from British manufacturing down to one of our best-loved characters Paddington joining in the action.

There will be a host of British built vehicles, from the pre-war Alvis, Norton and Sunbeam right through to the latest Jaguar models.

All British marques are welcome to join, independently or with a Car Club. 

Join us for Bank Holiday fun; with a host of British entertainment:

  • Punch & Judy show
  • Children's entertainment
  • Morris dancers
  • Traditional children's fairground rides*
  • Big brass band 
  • Paddington™ making appearances at intervals during the day

See action on Test Hill, and Car Club displays around the site with traditional British fayre in and around the Paddock as well as Café.

*Additional charges apply

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Plan your visit


Monday 27th May 2024 10am - 5pm


Event included in normal Museum admission (members go free)

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Getting Here

Parking in The Heights (KT13 0NY) off Wellington Way - please follow event signage.


Step-free access around site Assistance dogs only are admitted on site. Accessibility at the Museum >


01932 857381

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Booking tickets

  • Events are always popular, so we advise you to book your entry tickets in advance to guarantee admission. Brooklands Members and London Bus Museum Members can book a free-entry event ticket, please ensure to bring your valid membership card on the day.
  • Visitors with an existing pre-booked ticket or Gift Voucher will need to pre-book their visit and must bring their tickets or vouchers with them.

Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Gift Aid

Ticket prices include a 10% voluntary donation which enables us to reclaim tax on the whole ticket price under Gift Aid. You can choose not to include the donation when you buy your tickets.