Plan your visit, see when the RAF Museum Cosford is open. Contact us on 01902 376 200 or firstname.lastname@example.org
How to find us and travel to the RAF Museum Cosford by car, train, bus or bike.
Enjoy lunch in Refuel with views overlooking the airfield. The Citroen Van in the National Cold War Exhibition is ideal for morning coffee and a cake.
The Royal Air Force Museum Shop has a gift for everyone from pocket money toys to specialist aviation gifts.
A car parking charge Is payable
See what events are scheduled at Cosford
Find out the latest news and updates for our Cosford site
Summer Time Advanced Aerospace Residency
Plan a day, see the opening hours & closure dates for RAF Museum London. Contact us on 020 8205 2266 or email@example.com
How to find us and travel to the RAF Museum London by car, train, bus or bike.
Discover our brand new green space in which to picnic and relax
Explore our brand new outdoor playground
We now have six charging points for electric vehicles
When you need to refuel during your visit why not visit Claude's between Hangars 2 and 6? At this eatery you will find a variety of delicious home-made offerings to suit all tastes and pockets
The Royal Air Force Museum Shop has a gift for everyone one from pocket money toys to specialist aviation gifts.
Sit in our Mk16 Spitfire and receive a tour of its cockpit or try out our new virtual reality experience and pilot your own Spitfire. Charges apply.
See what events are planned at our London site
Read the latest news from our London Museum
Find out how to become a member and support the RAF Museum.
There are lots of ways you can support us.
Get more from the Museum and be part of the RAF Story
Join the RAF Museum as a volunteer and create a unique experience for yourself and our visitors. Bring your enthusiasm, knowledge and skills or try something new.
A little information about what you can expect from us and what we ask of our volunteers.
Find out about our recruitment process, what you gain and who our volunteering is for (everyone!)
Without you assistance we would not be able to care for our collections, read our varied audiences or share our objects with a world wide audience.
If you have any questions about supporting the RAF Museum, here you can find out how to contact our Fundraising Department.
The Royal Air Force Museum American Foundation ensures that the shared aviation heritage of the USA and the UK is kept alive in the memories of our two great nations.
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What were early aeroplanes made out of? Discover this and much more in our exciting workshop where pupils explore and sort everyday materials to help them decide which ones may have been used in the early days of aviation. As a grand finale, enjoy our message streamer experiment and learn how pilots could communicate from the air. Up to 1 hour workshop, £60 per session
National Curriculum Links: Everyday Materials, working scientifically, events beyond living memory
How does a helicopter fly? What jobs can a helicopter do? Explore these questions and more as pupils get up close to our amazing helicopter collection and work scientifically to make and test paper rotors. Up to 1 hour workshop, £60 per session
National Curriculum Links: Working scientifically, everyday materials, transport.
From the Wright Brothers to supersonic flight, find out how planes fly and how designs have changed in the last 100 years. As a grand finale, make and test fly your own glider. Up to 1 hour workshop, £60 per session
National Curriculum Links: Working scientifically, events beyond living memory and changes within living memory. (This session could also link with Gateways to the World)
Aviation was huge in North London and Hertfordshire during the 20th century. Add some real-life experiences to your Local History unit with our workshops. Explore the impact of aviation companies such as Grahame-White, Handley Page or de Havilland on your local areas. Up to 1 hour workshop, £60 per session
Find out the different ways we remember and discuss the importance of Remembrance. Includes historical artefacts and a craft activity. Pupils will also have the opportunity to try on original uniforms. Up to 1 hour workshop, £60 per session
This session is only available in November.
National Curriculum Links: Methods of historical enquiry; historical perspective.
Only 11 years after the first powered flight, aeroplanes took to the skies in the First World War. Find out how this new technology was used and get hands-on with (or dressed up in) period flying clothing to discover stories of the brave men and women of the air forces. Up to 1 hour workshop, £60 per session
National Curriculum Links: History
- Run Tuesday - Friday, 10.15am, 11.15am, 12.15pm and 1.15pm
- Are suitable for a class size of 30
Cancellation fees may apply - please see our FAQ page for details
If you would like to book any of these sessions, please use the online booking form.
Good workshop, children really enjoyed it!
Good workshop, children really enjoyed it!
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