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RED = main event days
YELLOW = museum, cafe and shop open & single bus service at 2.30.
GREEN = museum, cafe and shop are open but no bus service.
AUSTIN J40 PEDAL CAR EVENT DAY 2ND OCTOBER
AUTUMN RUNNING DAY OCTOBER 9TH + WMPTE 30 YEARS
TWILIGHT RUNNING DAY 29TH OCTOBER
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Next chance to ride:
2 OCTOBER - ALL DAY
9 OCTOBER - ALL DAY
22 OCTOBER - 2.30PM
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Our Gift Shop
Welcome to our online gift shop. Here you can buy books and presents, make a donation or pay your membership subscription.
All credit cards are processed by secure payment through PAYPAL although you do not need a Paypal account to buy from our shop.
Midland Red Works
Text By Malcolm Keeley
Direct from The Transport Museum, Wythall this 35 page booklet tells the story of Midland Red's Workshops at Bearwood and Carlyle Works. Over 50 colour and B&W pictures.
Birmingham Buses Route by Route
By Malcolm Keeley
Plenty of books have been written about buses but not many are based around the service network. Malcolm's latest book offers us a chance to remember the buses on the streets and roads in and around Birmingham carrying the city's workers and shoppers from 1925 to 1975.
Over 350 colour and black and white illustrations are included.
Midland Red Motorway Coaches
Author: Steve Richards
112 printed pages, 135 black and white 75 colour photos. 15 line illustrations
In this impressively-researched book, Steve Richards presents the story of the motorway coaches and the services they provided, but recounts first-hand experiences on the road, including the often apocryphal tales of excessive speed on the M1 Motorway in those days before the 70 mph limit.
The ideal present, or just for yourself, our advance admission ticket can be used for any single visit.
All tickets include all day bus rides so best to use them on an event day
Child ticket is for ages 5-16
Family Ticket is for 2 adults and 2 children
Cost includes UK Postage and Paypal Surcharge
** PLEASE ALLOW 7 DAYS FOR POSTAL DELIVERY **
Recently given a rave review by Bus and Coach Preservation magazine, our new guide book is the story of how the Museum grew from the early days in 1978 through to our latest developments in 2015.
A full stock list of our collection is accompanied by copious illustrations.
For existing members only, pay online to renew your annual subscription
Full Member £20.00 + £1.00 card fee
Family Member £25.00 + £1.25 card fee
Senior/Under 16 £10.00 + £0.50 card fee
Make a Donation
You can make secure donations online to the Charitable Trust for the upkeep of the museum and vehicles using your credit card. To make a donation, simply click the 'donate' button.
Please note that the Trust is unable to abide by specific conditions, or allocate donations to specific vehicles.