Lambretta Scooter Museum

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Lambretta Scooter Museum
Lambretta Scooter Museum is located in Somerset
Lambretta Scooter Museum
Location within Somerset and the United Kingdom
LocationWeston-super-Mare, Somerset
Coordinates51°20′55″N 2°58′12″W / 51.3485°N 2.9700°W / 51.3485; -2.9700Coordinates: 51°20′55″N 2°58′12″W / 51.3485°N 2.9700°W / 51.3485; -2.9700

The Lambretta Scooter Museum is in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, England. Its 4,000 square feet (371.6 m2) houses a total of 61 Lambretta models – at least one from each year between October 1947 through to May 1971, collected by Nigel Cox, the author of "Lambretta Innocenti: An Illustrated History".

The private collection goes from three model 'A's first produced in 1947, to Lambro three-wheelers, Lambretta mopeds, sales leaflets, world, accessories, posters, magazines, manuals, toys, models, signs, and promotional material.[1]

In 2006, the shop and museum were sold to Stuart Lanning. After a long period of closure, the museum and its exhibits were refurbished and re-opened on 9 August 2008.[2][3] The museum was offered for sale again in 2013.[4]


  1. ^ "Lambretta Scooter Museum". Scooterproducts. Retrieved 14 November 2010.
  2. ^ "Lambretta Museum opens". Classic Scooterist Scene (July/August 2008).
  3. ^ "Lambretta Scooters". Lambretta Scooters. Retrieved 14 November 2010.
  4. ^ Gillard, Andy. "Lambretta Museum for sale". Archived from the original on 8 December 2013. Retrieved 24 September 2015.

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