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The RAF Manston History Museum

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Simply brilliant.

This is a brilliant museum. With another million pounds or so it would be a world beater. It is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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Superb collection!

Popped in for a quick look around and ended up staying for well over an hour. Get up close to a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Manston Road, Manston CT12 5DF, England
+44 1843 825224
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All reviews raf manston per adult battle of britain bargain price on display cold war entrance fee second hand books great collection interesting information little gem few hours small shop run by volunteers excellent value for money well worth the visit couple of hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a brilliant museum. With another million pounds or so it would be a world beater. It is what it is and is still brilliant. Location is great, right on the airport, opposite the Spitfire and Hurricane Museum. I think it is run by...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick look around and ended up staying for well over an hour. Get up close to a whole history of aircraft and even look inside. Easy parking, photos are welcomed and the owners were lovely.

Thank mrbazuk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended the Spitfire and Hurricane Museum which is next door so we paid this a visit as well.The entry price is well worth it £2.50.Lots to see and very interesting.

Thank KeithA1529
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The RAF Manston museum is a 'must see', it is also the compelling reason why the RAF should return and why the airfield should revert to being an airport for commercial flying.

Thank Polly D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time on spitfire simulator even flew under QE2 bridge Brett was great instructor very informative made you relaxed

Thank frank m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great value for money at only 2.50 per person. Lots to look at and has a lot of history of the airport that once stood there. Over the two museum we spent a good 2 hours there. If you like model airplanes then I highly...More

Thank Slates81
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Visited this museum as a stopover while travelling to Ramsgate. This is an interesting place with a reasonable amount of aircraft and cockpits to see. With free parking, low entrance charge and being next door to the Spitfire and Hurricane museum this is a great...More

Thank Craig B
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Really enjoyed looking through the history of the raf and the war. Highly recommended to go and see.

Thank Hayley M
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This place is adjacent to the Spitfire and Hurricane museum, it cost £2.50 to enter but it’s worth it, there are 2 floors, you start up the stairs and work your way around, there is also some aircraft and a couple of vehicles outside. No...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2018

We visited the RAF Manston History Museum last week. It is one of the best aircraft and war museum I have been to, they are all so friendly. We saw just about every war plane from the 2 world wars, including the Spitfire. We saw...More

Thank Ann W
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6 April 2018|
Response from andyzee69 | Reviewed this property |
Can't answer all your questions, but it does have a coach park. There is the Merlin Cafe for coffee/tea and it has toilets. The RAF Museum is £2.50 for adults (don't know of any discounts). The Spitfire and Hurricane Museum... More