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Newark Air Museum

The Showground | Winthorpe, Newark-on-Trent, England
+44 1636 707170
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Boys day out (plus one girl !)

Visited whilst staying with my wife's brother, Is as good as the fleet air arm museum,if not... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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We were visiting nearby and called in. We spent a pleasant and interesting 3 hours touring the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
John W
Dronfield, United Kingdom
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The Showground | Winthorpe, Newark-on-Trent, England
+44 1636 707170
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited whilst staying with my wife's brother, Is as good as the fleet air arm museum,if not better and better value. A wonderful collection of planes including the Harrier and the Vulcan bomber. The exhibits are well displayed and have plenty of informative information on...More

Thank Cornishij
Reviewed yesterday

We were visiting nearby and called in. We spent a pleasant and interesting 3 hours touring the compact site including 2 hangers. The highlight was a short talk by an ex-crew member inside the cockpit of the Vulcan, however this and other hands on experiences...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Been here a couple of times, loved every visit regardless of the weather, sat in lots of cockpits including the awsome almighty Phantom, looked under the huge Vulcan, looked around a E E Lightning, Jaguar, Buccaneer, this place has lots to offer, would have loved...More

Thank Maximus S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a participant supporting the Shackleton Association at the Cockpit Fest event last month . Beautiful weather brought more visitors to the aeroplane , particulary young children ....The catering dept did their best to keep us fed and watered in the heat ....The hangars...More

Thank ian-engineer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best air museums we have visited. The volunteers were friendly and on the day of visit, we got to go in to Vulcan and Shacleton. Both the hangers contains many other airplanes and all things related. We had a fun day out,...More

Thank roadtripswc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today, really impressed. Very easy to find (follow the brown signs) , plenty of free parking. A great selection of important aircraft and supporting memorabilia . The staff were brilliant, very friendly and helpful. A lovely cafe with two lovely ladies and the tea...More

Thank DorsetNick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely interesting time here...nice cabin cafe..well kept grounds and hangers with old aircraft..lots of photos and written history displayed too. Out door benches with seats...easy level path ways..clean/tidy ladies/gents & disabled toilets.

Thank EmmaMatts
Reviewed 12 June 2017

this was my 2nd visit to the museum and like the 1st visit was outstanding loads to do and see a fantastic little gift shop that sells loads of merchandise

Thank gibkaz73
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The museum has been on my doorstep for over ten years, and it was only my brother in law on a visit that prompted me to go... This (even on a cold wet day!) was excellent - how much better on a warm day and...More

Thank Jon007
Reviewed 11 June 2017

for plane lovers.this has a great array of vintage planes some which are accessible the unpaid volunteers throughout the museum have amazing knowledge so do go and talk to them it can only enhance your visit. i will be back.

Thank william140
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