4D Experience

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Our 4D Experience (launched by James May) is located in the Test Flight Hangar.  Visitors can experience 3D animated visuals with an added dimension of dynamic seat movements, water spray, leg ticklers and smoke effects in a purpose built theatre.

There are a number of rides available to choose from including:

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The Red Arrows

Duration approx 6 minutes.

Visitors will experience the thrill of flying in formation with Red 1 and see the precise skill involved in some of their famous moves.

NEW - Aerobatic Challenge

Duration approx 5 minutes – available on request.

New for 2022. Join the aerobatic challenge as you take a psychedelic and kaleidoscopic journey through the skies looping the loop. Fast pace and precise stunts make this film a must do experience!

B-17: The Mission

Duration approx 10 minutes.

Join the crew of the Kalamazoo Girl as they head deep into enemy territory on a Second World War 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.

Second rides

If you decide to take advantage of a second ride on the 4D Experience, it will cost just £3.00 per person on the day.

It is recommended that tickets are booked now, but they can also be purchased on arrival in the Visitor Centre, at the Museum gift shop or in Test Flight where the 4D Experience is located.

Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult

Wearing of Facemasks

Please note:

We strongly advise that you wear a face covering in our 4D Theatre, unless exempt from doing so. You do not need to wear one when outside of our 4D Theatre, unless it makes you more comfortable to do so.