Free Admission - We're open daily from 10.00am (parking charges apply)
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VISIT RAF MUSEUM

COSFORD

COSFORD
OPENING TIMES
March - October: 10:00am - 5:00pm last entry 4:00pm
November – February: 10:00am - 4:00pm last entry 3:00pm
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RAF Museum Cosford

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Shropshire TF11 8UP

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Welcome to our Cosford site - Admission is free

 

Free Admission

We are free to enter and offer a great day our 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.

Entry is free and we are open daily from 10.00am. We look forward to welcoming you.  For details of news and events, please click here.

On display in Cosford

Soar through the skies

The Royal Air Force Museum Cosford offers a fun, entertaining day out for all the family.

Discover the amazing stories of those who have served in the RAF.  Housed in our wartime hangars and in the National Cold War Exhibition you will find a fantastic display of aircraft and exhibits.  Learn about the bravery of pilots in Test Flight and see the last surviving example of a Boulton Paul Defiant Mk 1 in War in the Air. 

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What’s going on

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

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

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

Photography Night Shoot
16 March 2019

Photography Night Shoot

New for 2019! Join us for our first Photography...

Location: Cosford

Cold War Lunchtime Lecture
22 March 2019

Cold War Lunchtime Lecture

Magpies and Eagles: 2 Squadron, Royal Australian...

Location: Cosford

Aviation Education Conference 2019
23 March 2019

Aviation Education Conference 2019

The Youth Aviation Education Conference...

Location: Cosford

Gin Jamboree
30 March 2019

Gin Jamboree

Gin Jamboree event being hosted at Cosford...

Location: Cosford

Shropshire Scale Model Show
7 April 2019

Shropshire Scale Model Show

This popular annual event takes place at...

Location: Cosford

Animal Easter Trail
13 - 28 April 2019

Animal Easter Trail

Join us this Easter time and take part in...

Location: Cosford

Nimrod Tours 2019
15 April - 31 August 2019

Nimrod Tours 2019

Climb aboard the Nimrod on selected dates...

Location: Cosford

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