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Tangmere Military Aviation Museum

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Wonderful Museum/Wonderful Volunteers

Visited in mid September for a few hours - it could have been days. There is so much to see, so... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
NJBSydney_Australia
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Sydney, Australia
Amazing Museum.

My Son took me here for Fathers Day , it is a place we both love . The displays are extensive and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Miltary Aviation Museum covering from the First World War to the Jet age with a selection of unique aircraft and mementos associated with this historic site.
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Tangmere Military Aviation Museum Gamecock Terrace, Tangmere, Chichester PO20 2ES, England
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All reviews battle of britain air raid shelter well worth a visit on display second world war ex raf excellent collection full size packed full knowledgeable volunteers interesting exhibits few hours small cafe answer any questions couple of hours all ages great visit
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited in mid September for a few hours - it could have been days. There is so much to see, so much to absorb, told in a wonderfully straight forward way. Everything was clean, well presented and informative. And the volunteers that work there -...More

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David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Your words are very much appreciated - do come back and see us sometime.

Reviewed 5 days ago

My Son took me here for Fathers Day , it is a place we both love . The displays are extensive and well presented . The facts are interesting and informative and can be very emotional . My favourite exhibit is that of Sgt Dennis...More

Thank Steve H
David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you - much appreciated.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting afternoon spent here. Great exhibits. The best part was flying a lightning simulator with instruction then getting to go and see the real aircraft in the hangar. Interesting volunteers are on hand to give you some great information. Phantom parked outside is also a...More

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David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you. I'm particularly pleased that you thought the Phantom a highlight.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove out Chichester to the Tangmere Miltary Aviation Museum. What an amazing place. So much history and so many passionate enthusiastic volunteers that were only to keen to share information about the various displays and more importantly their history. Well done and thank you....More

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David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bronwyn and Tony, Thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely little museum with such history, at the old Aerodrome and the display items, highly recommended for children too

Thank Cliff G
David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

'Highly recommended for children' - that's what we like to hear.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum has so many interesting, evocative, informative and historic artefacts, aircraft and displays. The staff are really friendly and knowledgeable and happy to spend time with visitors. This is one of my favourite aviation museums. Don't miss the Lightning flight simulator.

Thank christifer
David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are pleased you like us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is packed with interesting personal stories as well as rare aircraft. In particular the great looking Hawker Hunter Mark 3 in which Neville Duke set the world air speed record in 1953. The staff are welcoming and are very knowledgable giving you plenty...More

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David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you. We always try to include the human aspect.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Also for school groups and families with children -work sheets available on the museum. Lots of interesting things...

Thank Marie P
David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We set great store on appealing to children - education being a significent element of our role.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 3 grandsons aged 8 - 14 were all busy with different parts of this museum. Grandad was just as happy even though he'd been before! If you're not mechanically inclined you can still enjoy the wealth of social information in letters and displays from...More

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David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We much appreciate your words - thank you and we're delighted the boys enjoyed themselves.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip for anyone interested in WW2 and old war planes, excellent for rainy days,open in winter too, highly recommended

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David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you.

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Response from Howlo | Reviewed this property |
I cant answer your question directly as I dont remember seeing any dogs there on my visit. I expect it is not a problem on the outside exhibitions, but probably they aren't allowed inside. May I suggest you phone them and... More
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Response from David B | Property representative |
As Shari has posted. Additionally, we offer a family ticket (2 x adults plus 2 x children) at £21.
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