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Newark Air Museum

The Showground | Winthorpe, Newark-on-Trent, England
+44 1636 707170
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1940s Weekend

We visited the museum for the 1940s weekend event and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
What a great place

A really great collection of planes. I went with my husband and our son who has LD. We were not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jayne C
Halifax, United Kingdom
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The Showground | Winthorpe, Newark-on-Trent, England
+44 1636 707170
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the museum for the 1940s weekend event and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Lots of exhibits and aircraft to see and read about. Many of the ones outside are huuuuuge.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

A really great collection of planes. I went with my husband and our son who has LD. We were not sure how interested he would be but he loved it, especially the time he was able to spend inside the Vulcan. We were fascinated by...More

Thank Jayne C
Reviewed 1 week ago

First visited this museum twenty five years ago and it has certainly improved. First time took my daughter who enjoyed it then, and this time my granddaughter had a similar fun time. Highlight of the day was being allowed to climb into the Vulcan. The...More

1  Thank 713rossy
Reviewed 1 week ago

visited on sunday 13 aug.amazing place.wide range of aircraft to see.both inside and out.biggest hall of 2 is well set out.on the the day i visited there was access to the inside off a lot of aircraft,(for a small fee)including the vulcan,where you we had...More

Thank yorky1957
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing place. Make sure to go on a day when the Vulcan is open as it is spectacular. Also leave plenty of time as there Is a lot to take in. Overall a great place with a lot of history!

Thank Will R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your interested in aviation then you will not be disappointed as there is much to see in terms of aircraft, engines, missiles and equipment. A lot of the exhbits are inside so it's OK to visit even if the weather is not so good....More

Thank geoff r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my 2 children 8 and 10 here, what a super place, lots of planes, informative and friendly staff and volunteers ( we had a guided tour into the cock pit of a Vulcan, by someone who had actually flown them, fantastic). We spent morning...More

Thank gillb0wie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a disappointing visit to the civil war centre, we came here and loved it, the weather was good so we could wander around outside and look at the wonderful and impressive aircraft, each with a little fact board. Inside the hangers was just as...More

Thank ahallam91ah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited whilst staying with my wife's brother, Is as good as the fleet air arm museum,if not better and better value. A wonderful collection of planes including the Harrier and the Vulcan bomber. The exhibits are well displayed and have plenty of informative information on...More

1  Thank Cornishij
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting nearby and called in. We spent a pleasant and interesting 3 hours touring the compact site including 2 hangers. The highlight was a short talk by an ex-crew member inside the cockpit of the Vulcan, however this and other hands on experiences...More

2  Thank John W
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July 28, 2017|
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Response from DorsetNick | Reviewed this property |
The charge £1, I think and you'll have a 30 minute talk from a Vulcan pilot who was very informative and charismatic. Please visit, it a great museum, extremely well run