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Lists and registers
Details are available on request.
Closed Circuit Television is used in the public areas of our London and Cosford sites.
Register of gifts and hospitality
The Museum has Guidelines on the Receipt of Presents and Hospitality. The Hospitality Books are available on request to the Director of Finance and Resources. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Register of interests
Details are available on request to the Director of Finance and Resources at email@example.com
The services we offer
Information about the collection and access to it is given via the Museum’s website in the research section. The Navigator feature gives online access to a selection of over 40,000 records from the Museum’s catalogue, including images of objects.
There is a page on the website for aircraft displayed at our London and Cosford sites, from which detailed histories can be downloaded.
Access to over 300,000 personnel records from the First World War is available via rafmuseumstoryvault.org.uk. The records include casualty cards for member of the Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force, together with the text of the RAF Muster Roll and the first Air Force List.
The Reading Room at our London site is available by appointment
Details of exhibitions and events can be viewed at:
Services for which fees are charged, and details of charges
Charges for the provision of copies are published on the Reading Room page.
Charges for venue hire and Corporate events can be viewed at:
Charges for Parking can be viewed at:
Opportunities for volunteers
To find out more about volunteering please click here.
Details of the programmes and activities offered by our Access and Learning teams at both sites are published at:
Leaflets, booklets and newsletters
The Museum publishes a regular free e-newsletter. To subscribe, or to unsubscribe, click here.
Leaflets giving advice on several popular research topics are published in the research section.
Information for potential donors of artefacts is in the support us section.
Information for those organising group visits is at:
Advice and guidance
In accordance with Section 3.18 of the Museums Association’s Code of Ethics http://www.museumsassociation.org/ethics/code-of-ethics the Museum is not able to offer valuations of material held by the public.
Releases are placed on the respective news pages for London and Cosford and are removed once their relevance, as far as the public is concerned, has lapsed. Press releases in the Media Vault remain to form an online archival resource for journalists to use.
Publication for the purposes of Part 6 of the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007
This relates to the immunity from seizure of Cultural Objects on loan from overseas. The RAF Museum has not made any applications for immunity under the Act.