Bentley Wildfowl and Motor Museum

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)..


Opening hours

  • Monday
    6:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday
    6:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday
    6:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thursday
    6:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Friday
    6:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Saturday
  • Sunday