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IWM Duxford

| South of Cambridge at Junction 10 of the M11 motorway, Duxford CB22 4QR, England
+44 1223 835000
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Any aero enthusiast should have this place on their bucket list. A staggering collection of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kevin P
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Ferndown, United Kingdom
a great day out - interesting (but quite tiring )

We saved our Tesco vouchers and cashed them in for a great day out I visited the venue about 20... read more

Reviewed yesterday
mike j
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Maldon, United Kingdom
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IWM Duxford tells the story of the impact of aviation on the nature of war and on people's lives. Set within Britain's best-preserved Second World War fighter station, seven impressive hangars filled with extraordinary collections and state-of-the-art exhibitions take you on an unforgettable journey through times of war and peace.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“air museum” (167 reviews)
“aircraft flying” (36 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| South of Cambridge at Junction 10 of the M11 motorway, Duxford CB22 4QR, England
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+44 1223 835000
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Reviewed yesterday

Any aero enthusiast should have this place on their bucket list. A staggering collection of aircraft from the very early days of aviation, right up to modern craft. It's an all day experience, and the sheer size of the site means plenty of walking. Perhaps...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed yesterday

We saved our Tesco vouchers and cashed them in for a great day out I visited the venue about 20 years ago, my partner had never been and didn’t know what to expect In total we spent over 5 hours there and walked a considerable...More

Thank mike j
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our visit to IWM Duxford could not have been better. Every hangar, out building and hut is filled to the brim with a wide variety of superb planes and aviation memorabilia. The P-47 was of particular interest as our father flew them. I took hundreds...More

Thank EastVillageDenizen
Reviewed 3 days ago

very interesting view of history, all the children were mesmerised by the planes both on the ground and in the air. more than just planes though - tanks and every vehicle associated with our wars. Quite reasonably priced

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was bought a wing to wing experience with a spitfire and flight in a tiger moth for Christmas and decided to use it last weekend. It was a child hood dream to fly with a spitfire and I was so excited. The museum airfield...More

Thank Spidross
Reviewed 5 days ago

The whole facility is amazing. To set foot inside the Concorde was a thrill in itself though I found it somewhat claustrophobic. The other exhibits were all very well displayed and the Land Warfare pavilion was a particularly nasty reminder of what our lads had...More

Thank RustyBrit
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is the most wonderful place (particularly if you like planes and ww2) There are lots non WW2 exhibits as well Inc. Concorde (I can now say I've been on it) On line it says allow 1 1/2 hours for your visit but it took...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited with a car club and were totally and unexpectedly impressed with the displays, information and facilities here, not to speak of the chance to fly in a biplane.

Thank John T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb. Very well illustrated. Super displays Great refreshments Great toilets All very smart and clean Great staff

Thank Ukrwil1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I felt quite emotional about being British for a few moments in the Battle of Britain display. I could almost peel away the years and imagine rose you pilots and ground crew doing their utmost to defend the sky from a formidable foe. To understand...More

Thank Robert L
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BexyBiker
4 October 2017|
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Response from kennethollerhead | Reviewed this property |
Free car parking,but unfair to use it if not visiting museum.
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mollydog51
16 August 2017|
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Response from peejaybee2014 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I didn't actually look at the prices of the flights but all information is on their website.
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biikqth
18 April 2017|
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Response from Stuart T | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There are a number of benches scattered around the airfield but on air show days trying to get a seat on these can be very hard. I would highly recommend bringing your own seats if you can. I hope you enjoy your... More
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