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Spur of the moment trip out

Decided to take the wife and boys out this sunday and returned here after 20 plus years,so glad I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dogspal
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Finedon, United Kingdom
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Disneyland for aviation enthusiasts!

Had the opportunity to visit the amazing Newark Air Museum which I hadn't visited for at least 30... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ShurlockHomes
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

loud laʊd/Submit adjective 1. producing or capable of producing much noise. "they were kept awake by loud music"

Thank n0yes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to take the wife and boys out this sunday and returned here after 20 plus years,so glad I did boys loved it and we all had a great day by luck we timed it when all of the aircratft you can go on where...More

Thank dogspal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We paid a short visit to break up a long journey, the family ticket price seemed reasonable even if we only spent two or three hours. I am an enthusiast, so I enjoyed seeing and photographing some rarely seen aircraft in the flesh such as...More

Thank Ben N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the opportunity to visit the amazing Newark Air Museum which I hadn't visited for at least 30 years and I'm pleased to say the investment here has been incredible. It is well sign-posted from the A17 but the signage onsite is a little misleading...More

Thank ShurlockHomes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband saw a leaflet on the museum so off we went. Plenty to see if you're an aircraft lover. Good examples of many aircraft including a Vulcan. For a small charge we went inside a Shackleton. It was fun climbing around the interior.

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the museum armed with my checklist from the excellent wrecks and relics book, only to find that several aircraft were still unseen after looking everywhere for them, having asked 2/3 members of staff for assistance in finding them there were various responses...More

Thank ned228
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the museum when the Vulcan had its last flight. Brilliant day out and plenty of old planes to see along with alot of interesting pieces from World War 1 and 2

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Have been to this museum several times before & was able to go inside the Shackleton & Vulcan. So on a dreary day in half term holidays I decided to take the kids with me now that they are old enough to understand & enjoy...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Well worth a trip. Very informative on history and all the people you meet are fantastic. Again a five star highly recommended to anyone

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We visited with our 9 year old son. Pride of place to the Vulcan. That alone is well worth the visit. Collection is quite large and spread out. Theme is basically around the cold war era. Went inside the Shackleton which my son found interesting...More

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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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