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Aerospace Bristol

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Far more than just Concorde!

A brilliant visit with well laid out displays, information boards, a nice cafe & lovely... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
FunTripsBB
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It was a great way to spend a Friday afternoon, very few people about which made it easy to get up... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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With the last Concorde ever to fly as its stunning star attraction, Aerospace Bristol whisks visitors away on an exciting journey through more than a century of remarkable aviation history. Enjoy amazing exhibits - including aeroplanes, helicopters...more
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Hayes Way | Filton, Patchway BS34 5BZ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A brilliant visit with well laid out displays, information boards, a nice cafe & lovely knowledgeable staff. Yes probably most people are there to see Concorde - which by itself is an amazing spectacle, but the history of the Filton site & the other exhibits...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was a great way to spend a Friday afternoon, very few people about which made it easy to get up close to the exhibits. The museum is very spacious, and he exhibits are well displayed. A particular surprise was to see part of the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It is usually attractions near to home that one tends to ignore, but when my sister visited and we didn't want to travel far we decided to visit. There was a lot more there than I was expecting and the signage and information brilliant. I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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aerospacebristol, Owner at Aerospace Bristol, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much Paul - fantastic to hear you had a great visit and got to learn more about your local history. See you again soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Treated like an airline passenger but without all the delays, queues and general hanging about! The displays are all well described with plenty of room to walk around and view from different angles. An interesting talk about women in aviation was available twice a day....More

Date of experience: May 2019
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aerospacebristol, Owner at Aerospace Bristol, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much John - we are so pleased you had a great visit and especially enjoyed our Spotlight Talks. Great analogy of going on a plane without the hassle :o) See you again soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our first visit to Aerospace Bristol was a pleasant surprise. There is a lot more there than just Concorde, although Concorde is awesome! We visited on a Monday which meant we didn't need to queue for access to the exhibits. The staff were brilliant, all...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Andy P
aerospacebristol, Owner at Aerospace Bristol, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much Andy - we are so pleased you had a great visit. See you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very informative place, well laid out. Suitable for all the family as there are interactive options and a trail for the children. Can easily spend 2-3 hours here.

Date of experience: April 2019
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aerospacebristol, Owner at Aerospace Bristol, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks so much for your review - we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit. See you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a Friday and there was plenty of room in the car park. The signage between prepaid , which we were , and to pay was confusing and we were told to just go straight through .The items in the listed hangers were...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Leslie C
aerospacebristol, Owner at Aerospace Bristol, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Leslie, thank you for your feedback. We were trialling boarding Concorde from a different entrance to see if it enhanced the visitor experience as we are always looking for ways to improve our visitors experience. We are sorry that we didn't get it right...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended with a group from Probus, Royal Wootton Bassett. We were taken to the Concorde Hangar and led by a guide called Greg. It is essential to go with a guide as they impart so much knowledge about the difficulties encountered to fly supersonic and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Alan S
aerospacebristol, Owner at Aerospace Bristol, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review Alan - we are so pleased that you and your group had a great visit, and enjoyed your tour led by Greg. We hope to welcome you and more Probus groups to Aerospace Bristol in the future! Thanks Alan

Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent exhibition including the opportunity to see and go on board Concorde and speak with the guides - I only wish we could have flown on it. While Concorde is in its own hangar there are many other exhibits including planes, helicopters, cars and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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aerospacebristol, Owner at Aerospace Bristol, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your review - we are delighted you enjoyed your visit. We hope to welcome you back again in the next 12 months with your return visits included with your ticket.

Reviewed 1 week ago

A very comprehensive display dating from the earliest days of Bristol Aeroplane Company. Of special interest to me was the nose section of the Britannia which I had seen when it had ditched in the River Severn.

Date of experience: May 2019
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aerospacebristol, Owner at Aerospace Bristol, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Roger - we are really pleased you had a great visit, and enjoyed visiting the Britain once more. See you again soon.

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Trudy S
January 5, 2019|
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Response from 2weekenders | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The Museum is disabled friendly. There is a lift in the Concorde Hall. You should address your enquiry about charges for Carers to the website.
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Hayley O
August 26, 2018|
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Response from aerospacebristol | Property representative |
Hi Hayley, yes absolutely, you can scan your 'print at home' ticket from your phone. Thanks, Aerospace Bristol
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Paul J
February 9, 2018|
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Response from gandythegreat | Reviewed this property |
Be aware some parts can’t be accessed by wheelchairs yet... :( I’d call ahead to check
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