Free Admission - We're open daily from 10.00am (parking charges apply)
Photography Night Shoot

Photography Night Shoot Saturday 16 March Cosford

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Trenchard Papers

Trenchard Collection gifted to Museum Archives

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RAF Stories

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Extraordinary Award

RAF Centenary Anthology Awarded Best British Book 2018

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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. 

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The Polish Memorial at RAF Northolt

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

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Cosford at 80 Exhibition
3 April 2018 - 28 February 2019

Cosford at 80 Exhibition

Cosford at 80 is our new exhibition on display...

Location: Cosford

War Brides
4 October 2018 - 15 September 2019

War Brides

An exhibition by Bev Tosh the daughter of...

Location: London

The Spitfire Experience - Cockpit Tour
11 October 2018 - 31 December 2019

The Spitfire Experience - Cockpit Tour

Sit in the cockpit of a real Spitfire

Location: London

The Spitfire Experience - 360° Flight
20 October 2018 - 31 December 2019

The Spitfire Experience - 360° Flight

Put on our VR Goggles and enjoy a six minute...

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 - 26 November 2019

The Vulcan and Cold War Experience

The Vulcan and Cold War Experience is back...

Location: London

Half Term Open Cockpits - Hunter and Phantom
16 - 24 February 2019

Half Term Open Cockpits - Hunter and Phantom

Get a close view of the Hunter cockpit and...

Location: Cosford

Airfix Make and Take - February Half Term
18 - 22 February 2019

Airfix Make and Take - February Half Term

Join us for our popular Airfix Make and...

Location: Cosford

Flying Goggles Workshop
20 - 22 February 2019

Flying Goggles Workshop

Every pilot needs a pair of flying goggles!

Location: London

Open Cockpits and Cabs
23 February 2019

Open Cockpits and Cabs

This February Half Term bring the whole...

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
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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
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