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Newark Air Museum

The Showground | Winthorpe, Newark-on-Trent, England
+44 1636 707170
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Newark Air Museam.

This is a wonderful aviation Museam, it has a growing collection of aeroplanes from all over the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mark J
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Summer sunshine at Newark Air Museum.

Clue is in the title really, if you like vintage aeroplanes and are interested in all things... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Pubgoers2015
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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The Showground | Winthorpe, Newark-on-Trent, England
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+44 1636 707170
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"vulcan bomber"
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"cold war"
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"military aircraft"
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"run by volunteers"
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"great collection"
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"well stocked shop"
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"well worth a visit"
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"indoor exhibits"
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"on display"
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"under cover"
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"anderson shelter"
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"model shop"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a wonderful aviation Museam, it has a growing collection of aeroplanes from all over the world. The volunteers are friendly and helpful. There are two hangers of planes and exhibits to look at. plus aircraft outside, plus an engine hall and exhibition hall...More

Thank Mark J
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Clue is in the title really, if you like vintage aeroplanes and are interested in all things associated with, this place is worth a visit. Many planes to see, interactive and demonstrational things for pretty much all age groups. Most planes of the larger variety...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located on a former World War Two airfield (RAF Winthorpe), this friendly aviation museum has lots of exhibits and aircraft to explore. Time your visit well and you may well find that a lot of aircraft cockpits are open for inspection or to sit in....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A decent enough visit to be had here, we came and were (pleasantly) surprised that for a donation you can even get into an old cockpit. Very cramped, but fine for children or agile adults. The highlight was a chance to get up into a...More

Thank Michael C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hubby and I spent a few hours here to break up a long journey. A very large collection with many detailed info stands about the specific craft you are looking at. An absorbing place to go even if you aren't plane mad, (like my other...More

Thank Lorraine W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were going to visit the Lancaster bomber at the other museum but that was closed on Sundays because the owners that run it are worshipers. We decided to visit Newark air museum there are plenty of of things to do and see and the...More

Thank mark l
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great collection of aircraft of all designs and sizes from the Vulcan to the smallest of models used for wind tunnel testing. Display Hangar 2 was our favourite, even with regards to the planning, skill and ingenuity required to fit all the planes and...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We came here for my plane mad husband and son and it was a great choice. There was a large selection of planes on display such a a vulcan and Shackleton to name a couple. Children could sit in certain planes under the supervision of...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Spent 3 hours or so here on a grey Saturday, well worth the entry fee. Lots of interesting aircraft and historical aeronautical items. Did not appreciate it was quite as large as it is when we arrived, easily a few hours worth and could have...More

Thank WilliamPHA
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Was on our way to great Yarmouth for a Easter holiday with my 7 year old son and this place was on the way and we both love this type of place so thought we would go in. It was a wet and chilly day...More

Thank Steven S
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AidenE2001
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Response from DorsetNick | Reviewed this property |
The charge £1, I think and you'll have a 30 minute talk from a Vulcan pilot who was very informative and charismatic. Please visit, it a great museum, extremely well run
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