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Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Well displayed exhibits with testimonies, machines, memorabilia and an excellent cafe. All the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
heather p
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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We visited the museum at Manston had not been there for some time but was pleased at the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dian W
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Deal, United Kingdom
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All reviews battle of britain on display free entry well stocked gift shop personal stories excellent cafe full size flight simulator second world war bits and pieces great history interesting exhibits enjoyable visit great place to visit couple of hours few hours iconic aircraft
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Well displayed exhibits with testimonies, machines, memorabilia and an excellent cafe. All the exhibits are given the credit they deserve. All very moving. Bonus is its free but donations very welcome

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the museum at Manston had not been there for some time but was pleased at the improvements of items on display. My husband enjoyed his time using the Spitfire Simulator which has been a gift experience for his birthday. The care produced a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dian W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited yesterday as part of a family day out. I pre-booked the Spitfire Simulator as a gift for dad, but for £30 was not expecting too much. What a surprise - dad had a great time. The experience was close to flying a real...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing place, it is free to enter and only suggests donations to help the upkeep. So much information with such detail you become totally immersed in the whole place and you can feel the atmosphere which is electric and supported by their very...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Out of this world best experience ever. The cockpit is so good to be in and really makes you feel like you are really flying. Staff and instructor were brilliant and would recommend it to anyone who wants to fly a spitfire.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

There is so much to see in what seems a very small building, two planes, parts of planes, uniforms, drawings, models and much more. Fascinating to browse as there's So much to take in. A birthday treat from my wife was a go in the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

What a great museum, very friendly and helpful staff. Lovely little cafe, and so many great items to look at. The Spitfire simulator is the best one.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

Brilliant place to visit so informative and the personal stories are very emotional. Worth remembering they survive on donations alone.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

My hubby and his mate visited they said it was good, it had a spitfire and a hurricane which they really wabted to see.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 31, 2019 via mobile

We visited here with our two year old. Such an amazing place with so much history. The gift shop is great and the staff are friendly. We will be back.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Matt D, General Manager at Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2019

Thank you for your positive review. I'm pleased to hear you had an enjoyable visit. We hope you can visit again. Best, Matt

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Jane F
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John C
May 30, 2015|
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Response from andyzee69 | Reviewed this property |
It's free to enter, though they like you to make a donation.
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