Out of Universe:

I was having a chat conversation recently regarding the TARDIS from the Doctor Who television series. I became curious as to how many TARDIS props were created for the television show beginning with the first episode that aired in 1963. I know that Doctor Who has a huge fan base. I was curious if any of the TARDIS props used were owned by private collectors or if there are on display somewhere.

I admittedly do not know much about this show. I have only seen about 3-4 episodes of the "new" Doctor Who. I tried doing research on the subject, but I am completely unaware as to which sources are credible and which are not.

My question is:

How many total TARDIS props were made for the television series beginning with the first episode in 1963 to present? If there are any props that are not being used in the show anymore, where are they located?

Note: I am only asking about the police box. Exterior only:


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    Some good info here; themindrobber.co.uk/tardis-police-box-mobile.php – Valorum Jul 31 '17 at 12:10
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    Might need to be a bit more specific. Just the outside? Or interior sets? If the latter, do we could only when the center console is new, or is any set decoration enough to count as a new prop? – starpilotsix Jul 31 '17 at 13:57
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    The gaming society at teh college I work for have built their own Tardis, and a Dalek. Dalek is neat - it has motors, a person (5'11" tall) can get in it and control it, etc. I've loaned them my scarf for photo ops... – ivanivan Jul 31 '17 at 14:07
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    @PaulD.Waite We have one in London that's also very fake, outside Earls Court Station. – Edlothiad Jul 31 '17 at 15:38
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    Obviously he's asking about the outside, it's impossible to store the inside of a Tardis. – motoDrizzt Jul 31 '17 at 18:02

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