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South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A fascinating place.

Our first ever visit in February 2019 left us wondering why we had never been here before. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jonathon C
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Fabulous day out for all ages

A wonderful hidden gem. Visited with my 8 and 12 year old and 19 yr old niece. Wonderful exhibits... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alexa1980fab
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Hampton, 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...more
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Airbourne Road Dakota Way, Doncaster DN4 7NW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first ever visit in February 2019 left us wondering why we had never been here before. The museum holds some excellent aircraft and a great model shop. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Jonathon C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful hidden gem. Visited with my 8 and 12 year old and 19 yr old niece. Wonderful exhibits with lots for little people to explore. The youngest absolutely loved exploring cockpits and the simulators. We will be returning for an open cockpit day again...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Alexa1980fab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great museum! There’s always something happening here and something will have changed every time you visit! The museum is never stood still! The Volunteers are excellent, super friendly and always have time to answer questions and explain what they are doing - there were...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank sams51397
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is a little off the beaten path but worth the visit. The car park is large and free. Children under 5 are free and it is open every day during the school holidays, otherwise it is open Tues to Sun.. there is a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank dkward31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good collection of aircraft memorabilia including aeroplanes . Is still interesting even if you are not an enthusiast worth a wander around the site . Does have a small cafe mainly for snacks .

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank johnsoutham
Reviewed February 28, 2019

if your into aircraft and want a good museum this is the place to go,plenty to see some bits and pieces just lying around,but it adds to the excitement you never know whats coming next their are lots of buildings with really good models and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank roger s
Reviewed February 27, 2019

Recommended! I love this museum it has many different kinds of planes.Highly recommended for people who care about aviation like me! NOTE: I travelled in 2012. So, I think many changes occurred to this museum, thanks. It is listed march 2018.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank student hamzeh a
Reviewed February 27, 2019

Dragged along by my plane mad husband but it was interesting and good value for money. Lots to see and do.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

My son loves planes... Since he was in the London terrier attack he want to be a RAF PILOT. . He knows everything about the engines what planes they are it amazes me ... So back to the review wow so much to look at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank kirstyc0sta88
Reviewed February 20, 2019

I really didn't know what to expect here, never having heard of it until now. Admittedly, it isn't the easiest place to find, but follow signs to Lakeside or put "Dakota Way" in your Satnav and you won't struggle. So, what kind of a day...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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yorksboy127
August 7, 2017|
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Response from davidmudd | Reviewed this property |
HI Mate no guided tour but you can go about the place just as you like and wow what a place everything there and more very good indeed i will be going back next year as people very friendly
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Drinachapz
May 18, 2017|
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Response from Sarahjpinkerton | 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
September 27, 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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