Jim Clark Motorsport Museum

History & Heritage
Zooming into 2019 is a brand new visitor experience to celebrate the life of racing legend Jim Clark
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About Jim Clark Motorsport Museum

Scotland’s first, and double, Formula One World Champion, Indy 500 winner and one of the greatest racing drivers of all time.

This brand new visitor attraction which is a-must for motor racing fans and anyone looking for a family-friendly day out. Celebrate the life and inspiring racing career of Jim Clark with an interactive experience. Explore his incredible career within the motor racing world and his life beyond farming in the Scottish Borders.

Discover Jim’s cars and trophies, watch him race in films from the time, while the simulator will allow you to jump into the driving seat. Take away a memento of your visit from the specially-curated gift shop.

View our Museum and Gallery guide to find out more about what’s going on across our museums. Looking for inspiration? Take a look at our tourism guide to make the most of your trip to the Borders.

Funding has come from Scottish Borders Council, the National Heritage Lottery Fund, Museums Galleries Scotland and The Jim Clark Trust.

Jim Clark was the leading motor racing driver of the 1960s. In a short career he dominated Formula 1, winning two World Championships in 1963 and 1965. In 1965 driving a Lotus Ford he became the first European driver in 40 years to win the Indianapolis 500.
Funding has come from the Council, the Heritage Lottery Fund, Museums Galleries Scotland and The Jim Clark Trust.

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