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The Tornado Highlight for me

I went on Monday the 10th of September and was delighted to see the 2 Tornados and also the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bob L
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Sandwell, United Kingdom
Aviation Nuts Gem.

This museum is an absolute gem for all aviation nuts and kids both big and little. It's a very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mark D
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Warrington, United Kingdom
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A great family tourist attraction. Informative - and interesting aviation heritage and activity museum. Ideal for young and old. Indoor and outdoor exhibits. Sit inside the cockpits of some fantastic aircraft...
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Aero Hub 2, Newquay TR8 4JN, England
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+44 1637 861962
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Reviewed 3 days ago

very interesting , well priced , well laid out and most of the exhibits are accessible . the staff are helpful and there is a small well stocked gift shop , well worth a visit

1  Thank anthony t
Reviewed 6 days ago

I went on Monday the 10th of September and was delighted to see the 2 Tornados and also the Lightning there. There was a distinct lack of volunteers there,but the guys did well to make their very knowledgeable presence felt to all the visitors.

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum is an absolute gem for all aviation nuts and kids both big and little. It's a very hands on attraction where many of the aircraft can be entered into and cockpits sat in. The staff are very knowledgeable, friendly and happy to chat...More

3  Thank Mark D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To be greated by a Tornado when you pull up just sets the tone to a good range of aircraft, my husband was like a school boy at the sight of this latest addition to the collection. Can't wait to come back after you've took...More

1  Thank Helen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great visit on our 41at wedding anniversary! Loved being able to actually get in the planes! Well worth a visit the volunteers are knowledgeable and made it very interesting.

1  Thank Karen P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff very friendly and helpful. Plenty to see. Only downside was that the guided tour of 2 of the planes was unavailable on the day we visited

Thank dmorris29
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very informative and thorough tour of VC10 refueller, a massive aircraft. Ian was incredibly informative and helpful with several of his own light aircraft on display, some of which he is trying to finish restoring - if we don’t keep him talking too much!! All...More

Thank Keith-51Dec
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fascinating place to see a range of aircraft, get inside the cockpits and talk to enthusiasts. Exhibits range from microlights to single seat jet fighters and a tanker. Climbing into the cockpits demands flexibility but emphasises the demands on the pilots. Useful cafe on...More

Thank Gerald G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for something to do during a short trip to Newquay with our three young children (7, 2 & 1). Cornwall Aviation Heritage Centre had good reviews on Trip Advisor so we thought we’d give it a go. Apart from Google Maps taking...More

Thank Rob388
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took our 5 year old twins to the aviation museum and had a fantastic 4 hours. They (and Dad) were able to sit in the majority of cockpits and climb right aboard the large planes. "Awkward Ian"( his description not ours) was so helpful...More

Thank faband402018
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chellerow
28 July 2018|
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Response from CAH C | Property representative |
Hi - mostly outside. It is still a viable visit but with so much outside is worth waiting for a dry day if possible.
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jennareynolds
27 May 2018|
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Response from CAH C | Property representative |
Hi - pets very welcome yes. We just ask they are kept on the lead as we are next to the runway.
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Liz H
23 October 2017|
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Response from Trev B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Liz The opening times of the museum are as follows and comes from their website: Monday 8.30 - 16.00 Tuesday 11.00 - 16.00 Wednesday 11.00 - 16.00 Thursday 8.30 - 16.00 Friday Closed Saturday 8.30 - 16.00 Sunday 11.00... More
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