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Fleet Air Arm Museum

B3151 | RNAS Yeovilton, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8HT, England
+44 1935 840565
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Fly Navy!

I took my young grandson to the Museum. A large, apparently purpose-built range of buildings... read more

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Angels-Zero
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Kendal, United Kingdom
Great day out for all th3 family

Extensive indoor collection and information. Helpful guides Visited many times Concorde always a... read more

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West Coker, United Kingdom
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The Fleet Air Arm Museum will thrill the whole family. Get up close and personal with Europe's largest collection of Naval aircraft and see the first British Concorde.You'll 'Fly' by helicopter to the replica flight deck of the Ark Royal where two enormous projection screens show aircraft taking off and landing. Witness an air sea rescue when a Buccaneer is lost over the side into the sea. There's even a nuclear bomb.Situated alongside RNAS Yeovilton, you may also see aircraft flying in and out.Visit The Fleet Air Arm Museum. The thrill is being there. Opening hours 10:00 am to 4.30pm November until March and 10:00am to 5.30pm April to October.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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B3151 | RNAS Yeovilton, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8HT, England
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Reviewed today

I took my young grandson to the Museum. A large, apparently purpose-built range of buildings located on the edge of RNAS Yeovilton, our initial impression was good. I had pre-booked online and the check-in was straightforward. The atmosphere was buzzing as we entered, and even...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Extensive indoor collection and information. Helpful guides Visited many times Concorde always a favourite Used Tesco reward vouchers Cafe available. Corporate events under Concorde Lecture room used for events

Thank LindaJLee
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We came across the Fleet Air museum by accident whilst travelling to Brixham. Such a lovely building, welcomed at reception by extremely polite and helpful staff and then spent several hours following the journey of our air history. There are some very interesting things to...More

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FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Susan for your feedback and we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your chance visit! If you can spare 5 more minutes to complete our visitor survey, please follow the feedback link on our website. Thank you again and we hope to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I loved the history and planes, lots of stuff to do and would go there again when I go to Somerset again.

Thank Europe82
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FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your positive feedback and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had the best day ever here. It was a real insight and we really enjoyed the simulation! However the customer service was beyond impeccable. I have felt so welcome. What wonderful staff that were eager to accommodate any need! Offered breastfeeding facilities without knowing...More

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FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback - all of which will be passed on to our team. We are so pleased to have given you a day to remember and look forward to welcoming you again in the future as your family grows...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

A lot wonderful airplanes and helicopters to see and learn about. Some rarities too. Each one has a story and it is told in the museum. the carrier experince is very well done, give you the feel of being there. Unfortunately I would say that...More

Thank petereV4512SM
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FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your positive feedback and I hope you managed to get some great photos in the end. If you would like to share some more feedback, our survey can be found on our website via the "your feedback" link. Thanks again and hope...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I visited the fleet air museum in March 2018 as it has been on my list of places to see for a while. The actual museum is easy to find of the main road and well sign posted for those not using sat nav and...More

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FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Michael for taking the time to come back and leave a review about your visit. We are so pleased that you had a good visit and enjoyed our Carrier experience. We hope that you will come and see us again in the future.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

To anyone traveling in the Yeovil Somerset area, I would highly recommend spending a day at the Fleet Air Arm Museum. When I say a day, you will certainly need it. There is just so much to see. Wall to wall information, fabulous exhibits, interactive...More

Thank Debbie L
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FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Debbie for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and found plenty to see and do. If you fancy leaving some additional feedback from your visit, our visitor survey can be found on our website under the "your feedback" tab....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were greeted by a lovely informative lady at the admissions desk. Having booked online, it was a easy process to pay online and collect my tickets at the museum. We visited on a hot day, so it was good to escape the midday heat....More

Thank Kenneth B
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FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Kenneth for your positive review and your support. If you could spare a few minutes and complete our visitor survey, we would be very grateful. You can find the survey by following the link on our website. We hope to see you again...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent day out. Well worth a visit. Gives you a real insight of what our military personnel have to live with.

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FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review Rob! Do come and visit us again soon.

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Yoel K
July 18, 2018|
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Good morning. The Museum is a bit out of the way I am afraid, Most of our rail customers take a taxi from the train station and there is a taxi rank at all local stations. If you do decide to use this option, I recommend... More
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AmbersMate
June 6, 2018|
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Good morning. Under 5s are free to enter the Museum which is partly because they will get less out of it than older children. Having said that, there are lots of things for little ones to do. We have dressing up, colouring... More
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Dave M
April 25, 2018|
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Hello Dave. Thank you for your question. Visitors are more than welcome to take photographs for personal use. We look forward to seeing you soon and hope you enjoy your visit.
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