We are open from 10.00am Bank Holiday Monday. Admission is free
Free Admission - We're open daily from 10.00am (parking charges apply)
Open Air Cinema Han Solo

Historic aircraft and the Millennium Falcon! Solo: A Star Wars Story (12A) at our London site

Doors Open 7.00pm Saturday 25 May

First World War Half Term

Join us at Cosford for First World War half term 25 May - 2 June

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Hendon Pageant

Hear the mighty roar of a Merlin Engine at the Hendon Pageant

1 and 2 June

Sit in a Spit, visit London today

Sit in a Spit! This Bank Holiday Weekend for only £10.00

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Nimrod Tours

Climb on board Nimrod XV249 during one of our special tours

see when tours are available

101 Walk

Help Nick and his team raise £101,000 for new children's facilities at Cosford

Donate now to the RAF Museum 101 Walk

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, fly with the Dambusters on their legendary mission at our London site.

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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

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

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

ESOL Conversation Café
27 March - 26 June 2019

ESOL Conversation Café

Informal, Fun Sessions to Help You Practice...

Location: London

Nimrod Tours 2019
15 April - 31 August 2019

Nimrod Tours 2019

Climb on board the Nimrod with our special...

Location: Cosford

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

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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