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Ulster Aviation Society

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Heritage open day

Five of us went to this today, our ages ranged from 3 to 70 and it was brilliant. Very interesting... read more

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maureen r
Portadown, United Kingdom
Great aviation museum

For us this this would be at the very top of our list when recommending things to see around... read more

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WHO ARE WE? A charitable society that is a diverse group of enthusiasts, working on a voluntary basis to further public education in the history of aviation. WHAT AIRCRAFT DO WE HAVE? Our heritage collection currently includes 40+ aircraft, ranging...more
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94-B Halftown Road | via Gate 3 - Maze Long Kesh, Lisburn BT27 5RF, Northern Ireland
+44 7724 896215
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All reviews hidden gem on display planes and helicopters an amazing place restoration work run by volunteers amazing collection northern ireland knowledgeable volunteers few hours guided tour would highly recommend a visit these guys flying machines fantastic museum excellent tour group visit
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Five of us went to this today, our ages ranged from 3 to 70 and it was brilliant. Very interesting to find out about the different aircraft and the parts they played in the wars and protecting our country, the staff were very informative. Its...More

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

For us this this would be at the very top of our list when recommending things to see around Lisburn. If you’re likely to find stuff about flight, transport or engineering interesting then this is a MUST. It’s not glitzy but it’s very very good....More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank 127stewartl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This really is a hidden gem giving a unique insight into Northern Ireland's aviation history. We really enjoyed our visit and would highly recommend it

Date of experience: August 2019
5  Thank ShamooDown
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited today with our two grandsons aged 11 and 13 and what an amazing experience for everyone. This charity is run by volunteers who are passionate about what they do. All the volunteers on site today went out of their way to make us welcome...More

Date of experience: August 2019
5  Thank evieNorthernIreland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My 2 boys (8 and 12) thoroughly enjoyed their outing here with their grandparents and tell me I have to take them back for another visit as soon as possible!

Date of experience: August 2019
4  Thank karenhunnie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the UAS on Sunday 11th August with my family and this has to be one of the best aviation collections with history and local stories I have ever visited. What really did make the trip was not just the collection of aircraft and stories...More

Date of experience: August 2019
4  Thank Robdd11
Reviewed August 6, 2019

Just outside Lisburn this venue is a must for those in love with aviation. A voluntary and self supported organisation.

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank Stevan W
Reviewed July 28, 2019

Took my family here on the 27th July My wife and 2 boys . Age 8 and 9 months . My 8 year old is autistic . And wee spent 2 hours in it was class I could have spent all day there lol ....More

Date of experience: July 2019
4  Thank Samuel19452019
Reviewed July 10, 2019

I visited a couple of days ago with my brother and grandad, and we were shown around by Ray the chairman of the society, and the planes and their stories were absolutely fantastic, it was very interesting to learn about what the society does and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
5  Thank Isaacmhilly
Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

Visited with my son and daughter in law today , was shown around by Ernie, who was fantastic. Well worth a visit. Some exhibits you are able to see inside.

Date of experience: July 2019
3  Thank AnneJ1959
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Lisa G
July 6, 2019|
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Response from paulmcstraw | Reviewed this property |
Yes pre book you won't be disappointed.
james A
September 28, 2018|
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Response from Jane W | Reviewed this property |
Hi Harry and James. The Society celebrates it's 50th anniversary this year but has only been on the current site since 2005. More information and directions are on our home page or our Facebook page. Do come and visit soon... More
Rory T
July 5, 2017|
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Response from uasmuseum | Property representative |
We have been told this is a 'devolved' decision only answerable by our elected representatives whenever they come back to the day job.