The Red Arrows go 4D

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4D Theatre

If you have ever wondered what it actually feels to soar amongst the clouds or to
participate an intense aerial battle wonder no more. You can now experience all
the thrills and exhilaration of powered flight by entering the Museum’s newest
attraction – our 4 Dimensional Theatre.

Combining cutting-edge 3D computer animation with the added dimension of dynamic seating and special environmental effects you will be transported directly into the middle of the action to become either the brave pilot of a B-17 Bomber on a mission over enemy territory; a crack pilot in the desert race of your life; or time traveller, fast-forwarding through the decades as you witness the greatest advances of aviation technology.

The Red Arrows

Duration approx 6 minutes.

Join the world famous aerobatic display team the Red Arrows in our 4D Theatre. Visitors will experience the thrill of flying in formation with Red 1 and see the precise skill involved in some of their famous moves.

Pre-book your ticket to secure your Red Arrows experience.

Santa’s Sleigh Ride

Durations approx. 10 minutes
Fly with the elves in Santa’s Sleigh and enjoy a real 4D festive adventure!

“Sleigh Ride 4D” takes you to Christmas Eve where Santa is making last minute preparations for the big night. But when disaster hits, it only leaves a stuffy reindeer and a well-meaning but clumsy elf to take the reins. Will this unlikely duo be able to save Christmas by putting their differences aside? Find out by taking a making a magical journey across a starry Christmas-tide sky.

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Pre-book your ticket to secure your Santa’s Sleigh Ride experience.

B17: The Mission

Duration approx 10 minutes – available on request.

Join the crew of the Kalamazoo Girl as they head deep into enemy territory on a World War 2 bombing mission vital to the Allies cause. Using computer animation combined with real-life actors, this poignant epic film will excite and enthral.

Ravine Race

Duration approx 5 minutes – available on request.

You’re the pilot in the race of your life as you navigate through death defying canyons at supersonic speeds. One slip and it’s game over. So you need to fully concentrate on the obstacles and thrills and spills ahead to avoid the ultimate wipe-out.

Opening times:

Open 10:40am – 4.00pm weekends, school & public holidays.

Please note: This experience can also be available weekdays during school terms, just ask one of our friendly team if it can be opened for you.

Please check availability before travelling.

Ticket Prices:

Single – £5 per person for each film.

Family Ticket – entitling up to 4 people to travel together – £16.

Where to purchase tickets

Tickets to the Museum’s 4D Theatre may be purchased from the 4D Theatre, H3.

Recommended minimum age 4+ years. Unaccompanied children must be 12+ years.

Wearing of Facemasks

Please note:

All visitors will have to wear a face covering when visiting our 4D Theatre unless they were previously exempt from doing so. You will not need to wear one when outside in our green spaces, unless it makes you more comfortable to do so.