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South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

Airbourne Road | Dakota Way, Doncaster DN47NW, England
+44 1302 761616
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We took our Grandson and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Plenty to see and very helpful staff. If... read more

Reviewed yesterday
john h
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sheffield
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Great day out

We went as a family of 6, 3 generations. It was a very enjoyable day out, plenty to see and very... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jcrookes68
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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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We are an aviation museum dedicated to preserving and displaying the aviation history of South Yorkshire and other areas. The museum is run by volunteers and is a Registered Charity. The Museum is suitable and interesting for all ages groups and caters for school and others group visits. The site is accessible by wheelchair users and is pram friendly. We encourage people to become members and for them to be able to get involved with the running of a busy museum in all its aspects.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Airbourne Road | Dakota Way, Doncaster DN47NW, England
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+44 1302 761616
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took our Grandson and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Plenty to see and very helpful staff. If you like aircraft, give it a go.

Thank john h
Reviewed yesterday

We went as a family of 6, 3 generations. It was a very enjoyable day out, plenty to see and very interesting. My 16 year old disabled son really enjoyed the trip and was able to access most of the cockpits allowed to be sat...More

Thank jcrookes68
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took 2 of our grandchildren here. I'm not too interested but actually it was a very interesting day. The place is run by dedicated volunteers who do all the work on the aircraft to get them in a good shape for exhibiting. For adults...More

Thank Judith J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Didn't know this place existed until I saw it on a Yorkshire events website so with a very reasonable entry price I decider to pay a visit with my 16 year old son. Hidden gem.....how they manage to get so much packed into such a...More

Thank richiep1968
Reviewed 6 days ago

My grandsons thought this morning out was 'humongously great'. Myself and husband were so impressed too. The whole place is absolutely immaculate and so fascinating. Staff obviously love the planes. Web site does not do the experience justice. Only fault would be if it did...More

Thank Glencora65
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had wanted to visit for some time and wasn't disappointed. Very friendly staff and fascinating exhibits especially the one on the Falklands campaign. Thanks especially to the lady at the entrance point (which has a great little well stocked souvenir shop) for the best mug...More

2  Thank derbypair_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to visit the museum while my daughter was swimming at the dome, its very close and easy to get to from there. On arriving the man in the shop told me some of the history about the site and the museum , it dosent...More

1  Thank SUFC4ever
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a fantastic time at the museum. Wonderful array of various aircraft to explore and sit in. The exhibits are so varied and interesting, the engine room was great. Glad we found such a great place to visit in Doncaster

1  Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by the extent of artefacts, fuselages uniforms and models on display. Informative intro by Alan and an interesting logo search we all enjoyed. Lots of cockpits to sit in and two simulators the kids loved. Loved it and spent over 2 hours there.

1  Thank DunkThompson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely afternoon clambering in and out of the cockpits of loads of planes and helicopters. Informative and enthusiastic volunteers made the experience extra special. Little cafe and gift/model shop, air raid shelters, displays mostly under cover, dress up area for the kids, lots of things...More

1  Thank jb0702rr
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yorksboy127
7 August 2017|
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Response from Elaine G | Reviewed this property |
When we went we just wandered around.
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Drinachapz
18 May 2017|
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Response from Sarah J | Reviewed this property |
Your son would love it, you can even climb into some of the wreckages and into the cockpit of others my son what about 3 when we 1st took him and he always asks to go again whenever we are going close to Doncaster.
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M S
27 September 2015|
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Response from Tracy F | Property representative |
Hi, The museum is approximately 7 mile Finningley/Robin Hood airport and 15 minutes by car.
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