Free Admission - We're open daily from 10.00am (parking charges apply)
Cosford Food Festival

Cosford Food Festival 20-21 July Fine food and family fun

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Spitfire Academy

Earn your wings this summer at London's Spitfire Academy

Discover the adventure

Battle of Britain Tour

Tickets now available for behind the ropes tours of our Battle of Britain fighter aircraft

on selected dates

Nimrod Tours

Climb on board Nimrod XV249 during one of our special tours at Cosford

see when tours are available

Summer of Spitfire

Join us at Cosford For our Summer of Spitfire 1 July - 1 September

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Dambusters

Step on board G-George and back to 17 May 1943 Tickets available now

For our Dambusters Immersive VR Experience

Cookies

London - Now available Spitfire Cookie Decorating in Claude's Restaurant

£3.50 per kit

Discover a new great day out with family and friends.

We occupy two public sites at Colindale in North London, and Cosford in Shropshire, West Midlands.

Free Admission

Both are free to enter and offer a great day out for all.  Explore the fascinating story of the RAF and of the thousands of ordinary Servicemen and women who have served in it and whose invaluable contribution has shaped the world that we live in today. New for summer 2019, celebrate the pride of a nation with Summer of Spitfire at both our London and Cosford sites.

VISIT LONDON VISIT COSFORD
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The Polish Memorial at RAF Northolt

What’s going on

I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith The Polish Memorial at RAF Northolt.

What’s going on

War Brides
4 October 2018 - 15 September 2019

War Brides

An exhibition by Bev Tosh the daughter of...

Location: London

STEM Backpack
1 January - 24 December 2019

STEM Backpack

A returnable STEM Backpack, specially created...

Location: London

Car Rallies at Cosford 2019
1 January - 31 December 2019

Car Rallies at Cosford 2019

The RAF Museum Cosford is a popular venue...

Location: Cosford

Little Swifts
8 January - 11 December 2019

Little Swifts

Our exciting sessions for pre-school children!

Location: London

The Vulcan and Cold War Experience
29 January - 26 November 2019

The Vulcan and Cold War Experience

The Vulcan and Cold War Experience is back...

Location: London

Immersive Histories: Dambusters
16 March - 31 December 2019

Immersive Histories: Dambusters

This experience is now open, with tickets...

Location: London

RAF Photographer of the Year: 2018 Photographic Competition
9 May - 28 October 2019

RAF Photographer of the Year: 2018 Photographic...

We will be celebrating the superb achievements...

Location: London

D-Day Challenge
6 June - 20 August 2019

D-Day Challenge

Take part in the D-Day challenge to mark...

Location: London

D-Day Challenge
6 June - 20 August 2019

D-Day Challenge

Take part in the D-Day challenge to mark...

Location: Cosford

Summer of Spitfire
1 July - 15 September 2019

Summer of Spitfire

A season of family activities inspired by...

Location: London

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Share your RAF Stories

Collecting stories throughout the world

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Shobha Earl

Shobha Earl

RAF Stories
Share your RAF Stories
3 Pilots 1 War

Discover the amazing story of three First World War Pilots

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 Bernard Rice

Bernard Rice

First World War Pilot
3 Pilots 1 War
Historic Hendon Graphic Novel

Bringing the amazing stories of the RAF Museum's historic London site to life

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Ray Holmes

Ray Holmes

Unassuming Hero
Historic Hendon Graphic Novel
First World War Casualty Cards

You can now read online 300,000+ casualty cards belonging to RFC and RAF personnel

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Major James Thomas Byford McCudden

Major James Thomas Byford McCudden

First World War Ace
First World War Casualty Cards