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Wow... what a place, if you want a day out with the family I’d highly recommend. Children can sit... read more

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kaylG8049XC
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Ashburton, United Kingdom
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Run by volunteers, some of whom are ex RAF, this is a great place to visit. Lots of planes to see... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
louisa p
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Cardiff, 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 yesterday via mobile

Wow... what a place, if you want a day out with the family I’d highly recommend. Children can sit in the planes and it’s educational. Run by raf volunteers... it has a nice cafe but can be a bit tricky to find

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Run by volunteers, some of whom are ex RAF, this is a great place to visit. Lots of planes to see, and you can sit in the cockpit of a harrier. Lots of models of motorbikes, cars and planes in cases, a real boy's adventure....More

Thank louisa p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely visit, plenty to see and do for all ages from 3 year old to dad! All the volunteers were enthusiastic and very knowledgeable. Would definitely visit again and certainly recommend to anyone!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the CAHC with our daughter to look at all of the planes and get a bit of history about them. We had a tour of the different exhibits and plenty of information given plus questions answered. It was great to have a...More

Thank Amarraffa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a little gem and well worth a visit. What is nice is that you can get up close to the planes, touch them, sit in the pilots seat and imagine what it was like to fly them. It is staffed by a...More

Thank VES11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had high hopes for this place, being a bit of an airplane geek. However I didn’t know for sure what the rest of the family would think. I needn’t have worried as my boy, my wife and my Dad all loved it Partly this...More

1  Thank Ross B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were delighted with our visit to the aviation heritage museum. Exceptional value for money. So much to learn & see. Boarding some of the huge & smaller aircraft was an experience to behold. Staff are so full of knowledge and enthusiasm. This was a...More

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visit this aircraft museum. Perhaps because I have been around aeroplanes my whole life I always enjoy visiting aircraft museums. This one is no exception. Some good exhibits and some great voluteers to chat with. So parents, take your kids along and show them the...More

Thank countnblucars
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes there are aircraft, maintained by a small, dedicated group of genuine enthusiasts. The welcome is warm and there are plenty of people on hand with a very detailed knowledge of those individual aircraft, their histories and their on going maintenance issues. I have visited...More

Thank cornish_frogboy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

See great planes! Sit in fighter jets! Meet helpful and informative volunteers. Great for adults and familes. One word of warning - poor signposting and, if you’re not lucky, the satnav will take you to a caravan site on the opposite side of Newquay airport!

Thank Peter W
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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 TrevB_12 | 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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