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The best experience I've ever had!!

I travelled from Dunbar to Doncaster this morning for The Vulcan Experience. I have been supporting... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gabrielle H
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Cockburnspath, United Kingdom
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Fantastic experience

For anyone interested in the military or aircraft this is a must. The Vulcan is maintained by... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
margaret s
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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PLEASE NOTE THAT THE VULCAN EXPERIENCE IS FOR PRE-BOOKED VISITS ONLY. Contact for current avaialability
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The National Aviation Academy Hanger 3 Fourth Avenue, Doncaster DN9 3GE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I travelled from Dunbar to Doncaster this morning for The Vulcan Experience. I have been supporting the XH558 in its restoration and upkeep for a few months now. I bought a plaque to be put on the underside of the beautiful delta wing. From there...More

Thank Gabrielle H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For anyone interested in the military or aircraft this is a must. The Vulcan is maintained by enthusiastic volunteers, who love the Vulcan and their jobs. There is a tour and a talk about the journey to the Falklands, when the Vulcan was rescued from...More

2  Thank margaret s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although this has been on my doorstep for years , it is the first time I have visited . Well worth a visit for young and old , you can even take your own picnic onto the premises .

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked two places on the engine run experience and then were able to upgrade one to the cockpit experience. Both were in the afternoon session so we met at the hotel, which is easy to find and free parking, where we had a light...More

1  Thank 82lynz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I purchased my husband a name under the wing of this wonderful plane for his birthday in July. The opportunity arose to do the Vulcan Experience last week. We had a fabulous afternoon starting with a light lunch at the airport hotel, a brief of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic experience. Would definitely recommend this to those people who have a passion about the Vulcan. It made the day more special sharing this with my dad who worked as a service engineer on this very Vulcan 52 years ago. The staff were great and...More

1  Thank Iain A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a howlingly amazing experience at an engine run today. Up close and personal with XH558. Watched her towed to engine bay and all preps being done. Ear defenders a must! Lovely knowledgable chaperones and guides. Day started with coffee and Danish pastries at Ramada...More

1  Thank Rosemary C
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This was the first time I had been up close and personal with a Vulcan since 1969. That was when I was a young member of the ground crew on the Line Squadron at RAF Waddington. My wife and I joined a small group of...More

2  Thank Jim C
Reviewed 16 July 2018

I have loved the Vulcan for many years and went down to see her at Robin Hood airport a couple of years ago when you got the tour and heard all about her from the very knowledge volunteers Luckily I was able to get a...More

5  Thank Fiona D
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic time thanks to the very knowledgeable volunteers. To walk around this graceful old lady and hear her howl, could not stop smiling all the way home. Will definitely return and looking forward to the new hangar when built. See you again soon...More

2  Thank Steve S
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