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Museum of Berkshire Aviation

Mohawk Way | Woodley, Reading RG5 4UE, England
+44 118 944 8089
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Good small museum for a rainy day, even with teenagers

Absolutely lovely staff, you can ask any questions. One plane outside, everything else is inside... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
bfanett
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Reading, United Kingdom
Miles history

A Fairy Gannet to gliders with lots in between. Allow more time to see the treasures here . Miles... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alan S
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 16:00
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Mohawk Way | Woodley, Reading RG5 4UE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely lovely staff, you can ask any questions. One plane outside, everything else is inside. If the weather is miserable, you'll definitely will have a good time inside. It's fun to see everyday objects how did they look like and worked when they were invented.

Thank bfanett
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A Fairy Gannet to gliders with lots in between. Allow more time to see the treasures here . Miles aviation figures extensively from prototype to products that made it into production. Upstairs is a plethora of aviation concepts And ingenious solution s to make flying...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I visited again after previously visiting twenty years ago. The days it is signposted, got an adjoining car park and a great insight into Berkshire aviation. Lots to see and read up on. Very small, but lots of exhibits and really nicely arranged. £3.50 for...More

Thank Stumpy12345
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely little museum on the edge of the former Woodley Airfield (Reading Aerodrome). Staff were very warm and welcoming, informative / knowledgeable and helpful. The museum is packed with lots of interesting artefacts and articles covering the rich aviation heritage of Berkshire, mainly covering Woodley...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I visited this place with my father earlier today and one adult and a senior citizen was only £6.50! The building is packed fully of aircraft and aviation history and is well worth a visit. The Fairey Aviation Jet Gyrodyne is the jewel in the...More

1  Thank msa1701
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This Museum is great for all of the family with its displays of all kinds of aviation throughout the years. We took a group of young children on a cubs visit and they all thoroughly enjoyed themselves!

1  Thank HARRISON0112
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Was a lovely way to spend a couple of hours on a rainy Sunday. Lots to see in a little area. Staff very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Well recommended. Take cash as they don't have a card machine.

1  Thank ladyita
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Really nice museum. Lots to see. Good parking. Not kid friendly though. Very rude towards enthusiastic children

1  Thank Claire A
Reviewed 27 January 2017

It is small place but it is worth a visit adults or children. All will love this. There is a small place which you can pay £1 to ride. The volunteers are very helpful. Don't forget to see the bigger plane parked outside and you...More

Thank Mahadev S
Reviewed 4 January 2017

It was good to see the old planes in this museum. One planes was the one I first flew in after the war. Not sure it was yellow. The Handley Pge Herald built in woodley was worked on by my mother and my sisters worked...More

Thank Cornishkings
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Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays 10:30 - 5:00. Closed all other days.
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