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Fleet Air Arm Museum

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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The Fleet Air Arm Museum will thrill the whole family. Get up close and personal with Europe's largest collection of Naval aircraft and see the first British Concorde.You'll 'Fly' by helicopter to the replica flight deck of the Ark Royal where two...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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B3151 | RNAS Yeovilton, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8HT, England
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+44 1935 840565
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited the Musuem in September this year. What a great experience it was, so much to do and see there. The set up of the Musuem makes it easy to follow as it is tells you where to go and what you will see....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Allis W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent visit, all area easily axcessed for wheel chairs and buggies lots of information and displays from different areas of of the navy air craft to battle ships, lots of hands on displays for children, adults to enjoy. We have also visited for the air...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ann G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Staff on arrival very friendly, exhibits and information very detailed. Lots of interactive things. Kids and adults will love it. Need a good few hours to get round it all.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank crackersgb
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your feedback and recommendation. Please do come and see us again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Set on the RNAS campus, this museum traces the history of flight and of the Royal Fleet Air Arm from its very beginning to the current day. The progress from the first plane (made from wooden struts and canvas wings in the early 1900s) through...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NEIL F
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Neil for your positive feedback. It sounds like you had a good day with us and we look forward to seeing you for a return visit one day.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting visit. Highlights would be the Sea Fury & Concorde. Shame some of the carrier visuals were broken! Shouldn't be too hard to have these repaired ASAP as you are paying for the experience. If you are in the area it is maybe worth...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Starkreality1
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit. We agree with you about the carrier exhibition visuals but unfortunately repairs are not always easy. However, after a period of planning etc, we are happy to report that work will start...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great few hours spent wandering about here with my son. He’s four and thought it was awesome. Really well laid out, although I think we missed a small part of it as we didn’t realise we couldn’t go back once we’d walked onto the carrier....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank cpmb82
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback and we are pleased to hear both you and your little boy enjoyed your visit. Please do come back and see us again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are local to this museum and so are very well aware of the nature of the exhibits on display and the history of the fleet air arm. Every time we visit, we do still find something else to read or another interesting history to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and we really do appreciate your continued support. The work to our stairs and bridge is very nearly finished so hopefully you will be able to see the improvement when you next visit. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderfully interesting place to visit. So much to see, and the interactive aircraft carrier experience was awesome. They have a good restaurant, a great gift shop. A great family day out

Date of experience: September 2018
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FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with me hubby and teenage son and this is great value for your money to get in loads to do we will be back again with the rest of the family as it was that good great for all ages

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank chazGrimsby
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive comments. It sounds like you all had a great day and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a super day here the kids loved it! Lots aircraft for them to climb in and out of and a great outdoor play area. I thought the aircraft carrier experience was amazing and I enjoyed getting to go onboard Concorde! Totally recommend a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 925peteb
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are so pleased that you and your family enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon.

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Lorraine B
October 6, 2018|
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Hi Lorraine. I can confirm that only assistance dogs are permitted within the Museum although dogs are welcome in designated areas of the car park and grass outside. Hope this helps.
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Yoel K
July 18, 2018|
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Good morning. The Museum is a bit out of the way I am afraid, Most of our rail customers take a taxi from the train station and there is a taxi rank at all local stations. If you do decide to use this option, I recommend... More
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AmbersMate
June 6, 2018|
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Good morning. Under 5s are free to enter the Museum which is partly because they will get less out of it than older children. Having said that, there are lots of things for little ones to do. We have dressing up, colouring... More
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