Opening Times

Admission to all areas of the Museum is FREE of charge. Car Parking charges apply - click here for details.  For a full site visit we recommend you allow a minimum of 3 hours.

The museum is open from 10.00 - 17.00 (last entry 16.00)

Tuesday 3 - Thursday 5 May - Hangar 1 will be partially closed to visitors due to aircraft maintenance.

Sunday 8 May - Bike4Life Fest will be taking place on the airfield.  There will be disruption to traffic flow approaching the Museum from 11.30am onwards.

Thursday 12 May - Hangar 1 will be closed to visitors until 2.00pm.

Friday 27 May - Some of the museum buildings may be closed to visitors due to maintenance.

Monday 13 June 2016 - The 4D Experience and Flight Simulator will both be closed.

Wednesday 15 June - Hangar 1 may be closed to visitors due to maintenance in the building.

Fun n Flight Gallery      
(subject to the availability of Museum volunteers) Opens  Closes
Weekends  11.00  16.00
Weekdays  10.00  16.30
Refuel Restaurant (last orders 16.00)  10.00  16.30

Museum Closures

The Museum will be closed from 24-26 December 2016 and 1 January 2017.

Please be aware that from time-to-time, some areas of the museum will have to be closed for Corporate Events. We aim to keep inconvenience to a minimum whilst making as many exhibits available as possible.

Admissions Policy

Children under the age of 16 MUST be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times during their visit.

For admission purposes and for your safety, we will record your admission. Please let us have your postcode for marketing purposes.
We reserve the right to refuse admission to the Museum at any time.
Personal Photography and filming is permitted, those with commercial requirement please visit the Commercial Photography for more information.

Some charging may be necessary for Holiday Activities.

Read admissions policy in full