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Car Parking

FREE Car parking with a Valid Admission Ticket*

Car parking is located at the nearby Swindon Designer Outlet North and West Car Parks. If you are using a Sat Nav, please enter Kemble Drive for the North car park or Penzance Drive for the West car park.

Please note the bus lane next to the West car park should NOT be used. Cameras are in use and fines will be issued.

Motorcycle parking is available at the North car park.

Please ask at the STEAM Ticket Desk for details of our free parking scheme.

Click here to download the STEAM Car Parking Map. 

Alternative car parking is available at the nearby Bristol Street car park (6 minute walk). Walk left outside the car park, and keep going until you come to a pedestrian sign that directs you through the GWR tunnel that connects you to the Churchward site. Your route will pass English Heritage and Thomas Homes apartments, soon leading to STEAM Museum.

*Please note there is no free parking available for special events, e.g. The Swindon Railway Festival, Great Western Brick Show and Christmas at STEAM.

Car Parking for Disabled Visitors

There is FREE car parking available at the front of the Museum for STEAM visitors who display a valid Blue Badge. Please note, STEAM cannot accept liability for vehicles parked in front of the Museum.
For full details on accessibility, please read our Access Policy.
If you have a query regarding parking, please call us on (01793) 466637.
Please note, STEAM cannot accept liability for vehicles parked in front of the museum.

Coach Parking

There are six dedicated coach parking bays available at no cost for pre-booked groups.
For more information, or to book a group visit, please call 01793 466637 or email
Please note that all group bookings need to be made at least two weeks in advance.

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