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Bournemouth Aviation Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Great day out!

Great fun day out! My 5 & 3 year old love it here & the bonus of the viewing platforms is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Birdynic
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Fantastic experience for all ages Something different!

Alan and Paul were welcoming clearly passionate about all things aviation. Gave great introductory... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
846Kaz
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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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Merritown Lane | Hurn, Christchurch BH23 6BA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

On our recent visit, we paid £15 for 2 adults (£6 each) and 1 child (£3 each). This price includes free child admission to the Adventure Land next door. There are about 20 vehicles on site (military and civilian aircraft, bus, fire engine, mobile control...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great fun day out! My 5 & 3 year old love it here & the bonus of the viewing platforms is a highlight! Run by volunteers it’s great!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Birdynic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Alan and Paul were welcoming clearly passionate about all things aviation. Gave great introductory .... chat around how the children can sit in most of the planes..bus fire engine and helicopter....really educational Leo and lily loved it...would be great for birthday party treat! Will definitely...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 846Kaz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have lived in the area all my life and am very sorry to say I have never been here before. Lots to do for young and old, it’s small but still very fun. The staff / volunteers are great. They are very helpful. Good...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank davidtA4777YD
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

My brother found this gem of a place while searching for things to do near Gosport . Lots of cockpits of planes that you can climb into, and play with the controls. it overlooks Bournemouth airport and there is a mobile control tower complete with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Whitehawkman
Reviewed March 10, 2019

This is one of my grandson’s favourite visits. Many aircraft on display, many of which are open, to sit in and ‘fly’ them. Friendly, knowledgeable volunteer staff.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mike1717
Reviewed February 28, 2019

The Aviation museum allows you to pop into the cockpit of some old favourites and explore the size of the aeroplanes etc

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Cattmumof1
Reviewed February 22, 2019

Two 9 year old grandsons and six year old granddaughter visited on a horrible chilly foggy morning in half term - they absolutely loved it and had great fun climbing in and out of all the planes, especially the 6 year old girl who was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank hants-23
Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

Kids had a great time pretending to be pilots. Great how kids are encouraged to get hands on with the exhibits. So many museums its 'look and not touch' but here kids can sit in the cockpits and play with all the controls and switches....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Djae22
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

Fun to visit with kids... place created and ran by the aviation enthusiasts... the loveliest staff... there is an amusement park opposite, so a lot to keep the youngsters happy

Date of experience: February 2019
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Shady111
April 4, 2019|
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Response from LondonBeaker | Reviewed this property |
Not that I remember but there is a hot drinks machine and they might sell crisps in the little shop.
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£6 for adults, £3 for children. Worth every penny
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£6 per person
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