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Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre

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Very well worth a visit

We have been here a few times and have never been disappointed. The staff are friendly and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Telford, Shropshire
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"Just Jane " The icing on the cake !!

What a fabulous experience to see "Avro Bomber - Just Jane" Taxy round the airfield !! One we will... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lesleyann N
Llanerfyl, United Kingdom
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“taxi ride”(65 reviews)
The Centre is home to Lancaster NX611 and a museum based on a WWII airfield with original control tower, Escaping Society museum, Home Front exhibition, Hampden restoration project, memorial chapel and many memorabilia exhibitions. The Centre is...more
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East Kirkby Airfield | Nr Spilsby, East Kirkby PE23 4DE, England
+44 1790 763207
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my son, unfortunately too late to see the Lancaster bomber taxying on the runway. Really interesting to read about the bombing raids from the site and the details of the number of casualties from just one bombing raid brought the horror home. However...More

Thank 530mick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here a few times and have never been disappointed. The staff are friendly and helpful, the museum is interesting and not ‘over curated’ but more like an enthusiast’s collection. The food in the cafe is excellent and the firework display on our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting, lots to see and we'll laid out. Nice that someone is prepared to protect our heritage

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fabulous experience to see "Avro Bomber - Just Jane" Taxy round the airfield !! One we will not forget. Wonderful staff, museum is so interesting, too much to see and read on one day. Only wish there had been a little taste of...More

Thank Lesleyann N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here last week for my husband's special birthday treat where he had a taxy ride in the Lancaster Bomber. He has described this as the 3rd best moment of his life, the first being our wedding, the second our son being born then this...More

Thank BrightEyes1711
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous place, so interesting and so much to look at! enjoyed learning a bit of history! Found 2 people on the "loss" board that share my husband's (unusual) surname and looked up the info in the book, has inspired a bit of digging into family...More

Thank lornah817
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with the family and friends. You have to visit when ‘Just Jane’ is taxiing around the runway area. It’s a very moving sight to see the size and power of the influential aircraft. There are also various interesting exhibits to view. A credit to...More

Thank Owen393
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely worth a visit. We paid £21 for a family ticket which was really good value for money. As we arrived ‘Just Jane’ was taxying around the airfield which was amazing. The sheer scale, power and noise is breathtaking as she is so close to...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Watching the Lancaster Taxy Ride in 'Just Jane' was thrilling and well worth waiting for. The various exhibitions in the airport buildings were well done. Many giving detailed personal accounts and artefacts of aircrew and elements of the aircraft that had been recovered. These included...More

Thank Kato122
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for my husband's 40th birthday present, he got a taxy ride in the Just Jane Lancaster. It was an absolutely fantastic experience which I would highly recommend. As a guest I also was able to have a tour of the plane itself....More

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July 18, 2018|
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Response from keith f | Reviewed this property |
Yes it’s fine
June 23, 2018|
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June 3, 2018|
Response from 07CJ | Reviewed this property |
No not at all but it’s very small inside so if you are a large person it can be difficult to climb over the bulkhead bits but there is a bit at the back where you can stand during the ride