Both our London and Cosford sites are open daily from 10.00am (car-parking charges apply)
Free Admission - We're open daily from 10.00am (car-parking charges apply)
First Trenchard  Lecture of 2020

Translating Strategic Direction into Military Capability 6.00pm on 27 February

At the Royal Aeronautical Society. Free Lecture.

Legacy of War Roundtable

Free London Roundtable Aviation Crash Sites: Archaeology, Art, Heritage, Research

12.30pm on 28 February

MathsAlive!

Go Snowboarding, Drive a Mars Rover, Take a 360 Degree Selfie

Closes 15 March. Free Entry

Virtual Reality Zone

This March Fly in a Spitire in Cosford's new VR Zone

Charges apply

Hurricane Challenge

Sign up now to the Hurricane 80k Challenge. Do 80K in 80 Days.

Starts 21 April

Dambusters

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

For our Dambusters Immersive VR Experience

London Spitfire 10K

Book your place now on London's Spitfire 10K running 29 August

Charges apply

Sit in a Spit, visit London today

Sit in a Spitfire Mk16 Daily at our London site for only £10.00

Find out more

The Royal Air Force Museum - Let your imagination take flight. Admission is free.

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. We also offer a range of innovative experiences and exhibitions at both of our sites, such as MathsAlive! in London or our Virtual Reality Zone at Cosford.

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

Immersive Histories: Dambusters
16 March 2019 - 31 March 2020

Immersive Histories: Dambusters

This experience is now open, with tickets...

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

RAF Photographer of the Year: 2019 Photographic Competition
9 December 2019 - 25 October 2020

RAF Photographer of the Year: 2019 Photographic...

We will be celebrating the superb achievements...

Location: London

Car Rallies at Cosford 2020
1 January - 31 December 2020

Car Rallies at Cosford 2020

The RAF Museum Cosford is a popular venue...

Location: Cosford

Little Swifts
8 January - 11 December 2020

Little Swifts

Our exciting sessions for pre-school children!

Location: London

MathsAlive!
18 January - 15 March 2020

MathsAlive!

Maths has never been so much fun!

Location: London

The Vulcan and Cold War Experience 2020
28 January - 24 November 2020

The Vulcan and Cold War Experience 2020

The Vulcan and Cold War Experience is back...

Location: London

Battle of Britain Fighter Aircraft Tour
5 - 29 February 2020

Battle of Britain Fighter Aircraft Tour

Enjoy a Behind The Barriers Tour of our...

Location: London

Trenchard Lecture: Translating Strategic Direction into Military Capability
27 February 2020

Trenchard Lecture: Translating Strategic...

Air Commdore (ret'd) Andy Curtis will present...

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