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Midland Air Museum

Rowley Road | Coventry Airport, Coventry CV2 4LZ, England
+44 24 7630 1033
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Excellent

We visited here at the weekend and it was very interesting. Very informative staff. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bubblesjb
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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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Good value for money intersting visit

Had not been for a few years so decided to give it a try with a 2 year old enthusiast. Paid £7.00... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JonP1013
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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“vulcan bomber” (66 reviews)
“jet engine” (29 reviews)
“on display” (41 reviews)
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Rowley Road | Coventry Airport, Coventry CV2 4LZ, England
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+44 24 7630 1033
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"aviation history"
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"model aircraft"
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"cold war"
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"sea vixen"
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"model shop"
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"well stocked shop"
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"aircraft including"
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"coventry airport"
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"well worth a visit"
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"interesting collection"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here at the weekend and it was very interesting. Very informative staff. Lots of interesting planes to see. Would recommend visiting

Thank Bubblesjb
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had not been for a few years so decided to give it a try with a 2 year old enthusiast. Paid £7.00 with the little one foc. A lot to see and explore if the weather is good and several cockpits open that day with...More

Thank JonP1013
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

A gorgeous museum that can be visited by both children and the mature audience. It tries to keep the airplanes or miniaturized copies of the planes in great condition. Impressive photographs, decorations, costumes from the era. At the end you can buy a lot of...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Some of this is interesting. The outside is a scrapyard, but does have some great planes. The Vulcan makes it. Inside is a mix of bits and is quirky. Staff a bit miserable. Was average overall, pricey with the Grand-kids.

1  Thank mikebW9560VB
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Had the opportunity to visit the Midland Air Museum by air on a weekday (Thu) in February. We arrived via the Coventry Flying Club who were most welcoming, although the landing fee was a bit steep being over £30. A short walk (2 mins) from...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We visited on Tuesday this week as a school group and really had a fabulous experience. So much to see inside and out. We were lucky enough to be able to get inside the Vulcan which really was a great thing to do the children...More

Thank KenilworthSandra
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

What a little gem of a museum. Lovely staff especially to two volunteers doing the Vulcan and the Electra talks. Cute little cafe and shop onsite. This kind of place deserves to be lottery funded as everyone who volunteers clearly love the place.

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Nice little museum to spend a few hours. Quite a few aircraft on display most however are looking in a sorry state but nevertheless great to see. Interesting collection of exhibits and I have to say the largest collection of model aircraft I've ever seen....More

Thank Mark B
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Lots of genuinely historic exhibits indoors and out, and knowledgeable staff, but indoor exhibition hall also piled high with derelict furniture and crates of junk. Outdoors many planes covered in algae, desperately in need of a wash, and only two you're allowed into. Lots of...More

1  Thank Richard T
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Looking to spend a few hours with our two children and after visiting some years ago, thought we would go again. It was very cold and a little wet so first thing to say is to wrap up warm. There is so much to see...More

1  Thank Harry P
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Electricribbon
27 September 2016|
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Response from lil-rach123 | Reviewed this property |
yes it is at certain times. they also have staff who will give u a talk on its history too.
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73alison
27 August 2015|
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Response from Graham A | Reviewed this property |
Hi Public funded Museums are free in the UK, but this is a private museum owned and run by its volunteers on a not for profit basis. Br Graham
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Kelliie J
20 July 2015|
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Response from John E | Reviewed this property |
Adult £6.50; Child (5+) £3.25; Infant FREE; OAP/Student £6.00; Family (2+2) £17.50 - See more on their website
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