Free Admission - We're open daily from 10.00am (parking charges apply)
Letters Home

Letters Home Our Xmas Trail daily throughout December

at both London and Cosford

Grandpas Great Escape

Win a Family Ticket to see Grandpas Great Escape

during the Christmas Holidays

XmasGin

Christmas Gin and Swing 7 December, London

Over 18s Only

Santas Sleigh

Ride in Santa's Sleigh Daily in our 4d Theatre until 5 January

at both London and Cosford

MathsAlive!

Now Open, MathsAlive! Free Entry for HM Armed Service Personnel

and their families

Christmas Grotto

Christmas Grotto at our London site 14 - 15 December

Tickets now on sale

Dambusters

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

For our Dambusters Immersive VR Experience

WarBrides

Extended by popular demand Until 5 January 2020 War Brides, now on display

in London's Art Gallery

Cream Tea

Enjoy a taste of indulgence at our London site this Christmas.

Cream Teas, booking now

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 2019: Step back in time and on board G-George in our new Dambusters Immersive Experience in London or take the pilot's seat in our Spitfire VR Experience at Cosford, charges apply.

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 - 5 January 2020

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

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 - 18 December 2019

The Vulcan and Cold War Experience

The Vulcan and Cold War Experience is back...

Location: London

Immersive Histories: Dambusters
16 March 2019 - 31 March 2020

Immersive Histories: Dambusters

This experience is now open, with tickets...

Location: London

Taster Talks
22 August - 31 December 2019

Taster Talks

Throughout the year our team of Visitor...

Location: Cosford

The Air League 110th Anniversary Exhibition
31 August - 30 December 2019

The Air League 110th Anniversary Exhibition

The Air League is celebrating its 110th...

Location: London

The Spitfire Experience - Cockpit Tour
2 September 2019 - 29 February 2020

The Spitfire Experience - Cockpit Tour

Sit in the cockpit of a real Spitfire

Location: London

ESOL Conversation Café
25 September 2019 - 25 March 2020

ESOL Conversation Café

Informal, Fun Sessions to Help You Practice...

Location: London

Age UK Barnet - Men's Group at the RAF Museum
7 October - 16 December 2019

Age UK Barnet - Men's Group at the RAF Museum

Join Age UK Barnet's New Men's Group and...

Location: London

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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
Share your RAF Stories

Collecting stories throughout the world

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Shobha Earl

Shobha Earl

RAF Stories
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Make a Donation

Make a difference through a donation

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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