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IWM Duxford

| South of Cambridge at Junction 10 of the M11 motorway, Duxford CB22 4QR, England
+44 1223 835000
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Lots for the money.

Set over a HUGE site it certainly takes all day and more to see it. Definately need to have more... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Toheem
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Dagenham
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Always great to visit!

Battle of Britain Airshow - Sat 23 Sep 2017 - great variety of aircraft (flying & static), with the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
MikeJenvey
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Nr Cambridge
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IWM Duxford tells the story of the impact of aviation on the nature of war and on people's lives. Set within Britain's best-preserved Second World War fighter station, seven impressive hangars filled with extraordinary collections and state-of-the-art exhibitions take you on an unforgettable journey through times of war and peace.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages” (185 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| South of Cambridge at Junction 10 of the M11 motorway, Duxford CB22 4QR, England
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+44 1223 835000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Set over a HUGE site it certainly takes all day and more to see it. Definately need to have more than one visit if you really are into reading and closely examining everything. We visited on the week leading up to the battle of Britain...More

Thank Toheem
Reviewed yesterday

Battle of Britain Airshow - Sat 23 Sep 2017 - great variety of aircraft (flying & static), with the usual myriad of stalls to browse. Not cheap, but linking IWM visit to air show = well worth the money. You MUST book in advance for...More

Thank MikeJenvey
Reviewed yesterday

Amazing place, but prepare for a LOT of walking. This place is huge the planes and tanks are never-ending, very ideal for WW fanatics and for those with general interests in planes and tanks.

Thank 1811ajanew
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great show, loads of things to see and do. Amazing day out, UNTIL THE END. Most Gold Pass cars parked on site decided to leave early through the main crowds at the final formation flight. These cars were INCHES from my body when I was...More

Thank Kirstie H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fabulous day out. Went to museum expecting to be there for a couple of hours only but spent all day there and would have returned the following day if time had allowed. Exhibits displayed in really exciting way with enough Information to make them interesting...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great museum, good for all ages, loved going there and would go back again on an air show day too, not overly expensive either for what you get

Thank laurarose1001
Reviewed 4 days ago

We came to the museum on a reunion with airline staff from an airline I used to work for many years ago. The museum was well worth a visit with lots of interesting areas and aircraft that you could go inside. In particular we enjoyed...More

Thank kathy o
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had been in Cambridge looking at venues when to my surprise a Spitfire flew over us, just down the road from Duxford my wife decided she was going to stop in. So glad we did!! It's an amazing museum, so much history!! But what...More

Thank chefbynite
Reviewed 6 days ago

Super, super, an excellent Museum. Everything is well laid out, with lots of 'hands on' things to do for children and adults alike. It is a big site but there are lots of seats so you can take time over looking at the exhibits. There...More

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent 5 1/2 hours here and thoroughly enjoyed it. The museum, just outside of Cambridge, is made up of several buildings fulled with displays from the start of flight to the modern age. Also there were fly byes of vintage WW 2, planes, ME 109,...More

Thank Wayne B
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mollydog51
16 August 2017|
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Response from peejaybee2014 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I didn't actually look at the prices of the flights but all information is on their website.
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biikqth
18 April 2017|
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Response from Stuart T | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There are a number of benches scattered around the airfield but on air show days trying to get a seat on these can be very hard. I would highly recommend bringing your own seats if you can. I hope you enjoy your... More
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Ritchiew5249
11 January 2017|
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Response from Richard W | Reviewed this property |
If you need a wheel chair I suggest you book it in advance as the number of electric chairs is limited.
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