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Midland Air Museum

Rowley Road | Coventry Airport, Coventry CV2 4LZ, England
+44 24 7630 1033
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Great for a few hours

Nice little museum to spend a few hours. Quite a few aircraft on display most however are looking... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mark B
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Redditch, United Kingdom
Needs a Spring Clean

Lots of genuinely historic exhibits indoors and out, and knowledgeable staff, but indoor exhibition... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Richard T
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“vulcan bomber” (66 reviews)
“jet engine” (29 reviews)
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Rowley Road | Coventry Airport, Coventry CV2 4LZ, England
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+44 24 7630 1033
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"well worth a visit"
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"run by volunteers"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice little museum to spend a few hours. Quite a few aircraft on display most however are looking in a sorry state but nevertheless great to see. Interesting collection of exhibits and I have to say the largest collection of model aircraft I've ever seen....More

Thank Mark B
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lots of genuinely historic exhibits indoors and out, and knowledgeable staff, but indoor exhibition hall also piled high with derelict furniture and crates of junk. Outdoors many planes covered in algae, desperately in need of a wash, and only two you're allowed into. Lots of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking to spend a few hours with our two children and after visiting some years ago, thought we would go again. It was very cold and a little wet so first thing to say is to wrap up warm. There is so much to see...More

Thank Harry P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the outside this does not look like a very big museum but it is very deceptive. There is plenty to see here both inside and out and the museum is priced very reasonably. I have been 2-3 times and the first time I went...More

Thank Laurence G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

bit pricey but you get to go inside the planes and have a play, its a musty shed with some nice old planes and a bit of history to back it up.

Thank CrisHew
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stumbled across this on a business trip and could not resist My main target was the Vulcan - and I must thank you for my guided tour of the Cockpit. The chap was very informative and a pleasure chat with. Loved the variety of aircraft...More

1  Thank Jerry T
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

I love the air museum and the fact that you can go inside a massive plane and the fact that there are a number of different panes there.

Thank 17kellasj
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Rather expensive for what it is some good displays plenty of things to see go in the summer not so cold outside been to better but still worth a visit

Thank roger s
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The staff were so obliging and doing some great work restoring the aeroplanes. The highlight was being inside the cockpits of the Victor and Vulcan. The Victor had been restored buy one of the enthusiasts from being a wreck to having instrumentation lights working ,...More

Thank GeoffapSol
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Was up in the Midlands visiting university when saw an advert for the museum and decided to visit. Run by helpful and knowledgeable volunteers the museum has a fantastic collection of Cold War jets you won't find elsewhere in UK. Great to be able to...More

Thank Jeremy L
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Electricribbon
27 September 2016|
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Response from Kim K | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Sorry for my late reply. Am also away on a business trip. I don't know if it is possible, but some of the people there are very enthusiastic about what they do, and you are able to hold in some of the planes. You... More
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73alison
27 August 2015|
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Response from Graham A | Reviewed this property |
Hi Public funded Museums are free in the UK, but this is a private museum owned and run by its volunteers on a not for profit basis. Br Graham
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Kelliie J
20 July 2015|
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Response from John E | Reviewed this property |
Adult £6.50; Child (5+) £3.25; Infant FREE; OAP/Student £6.00; Family (2+2) £17.50 - See more on their website
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