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South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

Airbourne Road | Dakota Way, Doncaster DN4 7FB, England
+44 1302 761616
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we were stuck for something to do at the weekend so after a quick look on Trip Advisor decided to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bobby B
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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"Simply amazing"

we visited the museum today (cockpit day ) my son and i utterly enjoyed the visit myself more i... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
casper12018
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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We are an aviation museum dedicated to preserving and displaying the aviation history of South Yorkshire and other areas. The museum is run by volunteers and is a Registered Charity. The Museum is suitable and interesting for all ages groups and caters for school and others group visits. The site is accessible by wheelchair users and is pram friendly. We encourage people to become members and for them to be able to get involved with the running of a busy museum in all its aspects.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Airbourne Road | Dakota Way, Doncaster DN4 7FB, England
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+44 1302 761616
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"falklands war"
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"well stocked shop"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we were stuck for something to do at the weekend so after a quick look on Trip Advisor decided to give the Aircraft Museum a try. It's only £6.50 to get in and definitely enough to keep you occupied for a couple of hours. Exhibits...More

1  Thank Bobby B
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

we visited the museum today (cockpit day ) my son and i utterly enjoyed the visit myself more i think ! ,so many different aircraft on show ,great exhibits, lots of information .Facilities are catered for take your own picnic and sit in the grounds...More

2  Thank casper12018
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

We visited the museum today which happened to be an 'open cockpit' day. This was brilliant as we were able to sit in the cockpits of nearly all the aircraft on site and experience what it would have been like. There are loads of different...More

2  Thank Rozie K
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Well located and very easy to access . So many different planes , heliecopters , jets and so much more , largest collection of very well maintained engines on display, very impressive collection , lots of history and so much more . Will be returning...More

2  Thank hallams523
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our trip here. Some great exhibits and more information than you would ever read. Some great pieces of aircraft; cockpits, fuselages, engines and buts and pieces. A mixture of indoor and outside exhibits, do best visited on a reasonable day. We whizzed round...More

2  Thank Jamie M
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

We visited today with our five year old grandson & had a really enjoyable couple of hours, Lots to see & do & very chid friendly, helpful friendly staff, large car park, picnic area inside & out with basic refreshments & ice creams on sale...More

2  Thank 781denise
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

I took my 5 year old grandson last Saturday, and we had a great time. Lots of aircraft and aircraft parts with plenty to read on the history of where they came from. There are sections, spread throughout several buildings, covering almost the entire history...More

2  Thank Paul C
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

With three young boys who have a need for trains,planes,and all things auto- we have visited lots of air shows, car shows and museums, but this has to be one of the best. By no means is it the biggest, nor does it have the...More

2  Thank A day G
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

great little museum grand kids loved looking round, climbing into plane cockpits, flying a helicopter and plane on the simulators. staff were so friendly and helpful. grandchildren enjoyed doing the competition coming away with a aeroplane and sweet. Plenty of areas to eat your pack-up,...More

1  Thank JaneNorman B
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Visited this afternoon with our 7 year old son. He absolutely loved sitting inside the cockpits and pressing the buttons. I found it fascinating even though I have no knowledge or particular interest in aviation. We were there around an hour which was plenty of...More

1  Thank Elaine B
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yorksboy127
7 August 2017|
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Response from Elaine G | Reviewed this property |
When we went we just wandered around.
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Drinachapz
18 May 2017|
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Response from Sarah P | Reviewed this property |
Your son would love it, you can even climb into some of the wreckages and into the cockpit of others my son what about 3 when we 1st took him and he always asks to go again whenever we are going close to Doncaster.
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M S
27 September 2015|
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Response from Tracy F | Property representative |
Hi, The museum is approximately 7 mile Finningley/Robin Hood airport and 15 minutes by car.
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