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Imperial War Museum

| Duxford Airfield, Duxford CB22 4QR, England
+44 1223 835000
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Amazing but needed more time

Having read on the website average visitor spends 1 and a 1/2 hours we arrived around 1pm. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
julieroutledge63
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Much more than I was expecting

Driving by seeing it briefly I thought it was 1 large hangar by an airfield, still interesting but... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ewint2006
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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IWM Duxford tells the story of the impact of aviation on the nature of war and on people's lives. Set within Britain's best-preserved Second World War fighter station, seven impressive hangars filled with extraordinary collections and state-of-the-art exhibitions take you on an unforgettable journey through times of war and peace.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Duxford Airfield, Duxford CB22 4QR, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having read on the website average visitor spends 1 and a 1/2 hours we arrived around 1pm. The museum closed at 6 and we ran out of time to properly view the whole of the site. What we did view was absolutely amazing with a...More

Thank julieroutledge63
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Driving by seeing it briefly I thought it was 1 large hangar by an airfield, still interesting but not huge... I was wrong. When we got in we realized how extensive it is! There is so much to see plan for the better part of...More

Thank ewint2006
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a great day out with out with our 2 year old and 4.5 year old. There is so much to do and see here we spent the whole day here. Hanger 1 is a must the kids loved going into Concorde. I think...More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a good day out with family (two kids aged 10 and 5). A big site so loads to see and do. Free parking and easy to get to. Good how it's set out so the kids could interact with things. We went on...More

Thank blakey149
Reviewed 3 days ago

A great day out for kids of all ages!!!!....Using Tesco Clubcard , made it even better. On the day we were there Sally B ..the B17, took off....also Spitfires and Tiger Moths

Thank lookey01
Reviewed 3 days ago

It's such a great place to come back to. So much to see for all ages and so much nostalgia. The d day aspect was very good indeed

Thank chris504019
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited Duxford Friday with other half and once again loved it. We were there for about 6 hours and still didn't see everything which just goes to show how much there is to see. There was a display happening in air which I assume is...More

Thank Liam O
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a superb place to visit. There is so much to see and is suitable for all the family. Prices are very reasonable as these sort of attractions go. The organisation and general layout is very good. Easy to get to and plenty of...More

Thank JAA_MK
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an excellent museum, with many very well presented exhibits relating to the history of our country and in particular the Battle of Britain. One fascinating computer based exhibit is a map of Europe showing where the allied air forces bombed occupied Europe and...More

Thank mikefogg
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We took 4 of our grandchildren . There ages are 13,11,7,4 , so quite an age range ,they absolutely loved it ,so much to see and do to keep them entertained , for over 5 hours ,we took a packed lunch to save time and...More

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mollydog51
August 16, 2017|
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Response from peejaybee2014 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I didn't actually look at the prices of the flights but all information is on their website.
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biikqth
April 18, 2017|
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Response from Stuart T | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There are a number of benches scattered around the airfield but on air show days trying to get a seat on these can be very hard. I would highly recommend bringing your own seats if you can. I hope you enjoy your... More
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Ritchiew5249
January 11, 2017|
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Response from Richard W | Reviewed this property |
If you need a wheel chair I suggest you book it in advance as the number of electric chairs is limited.
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