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Brilliant place to visit

We went back again after a few years to discover what has been added / changed. We were mazed at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dick P
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Hawkinge, United Kingdom
Worth a visit

A little way out of Folkestone on top of the cliffs and overlooking the sea,a suitable and historic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tonyvee8
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Aerodrome Road, Hawkinge, Folkestone CT18 7AG, England
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All reviews on display both sides run by volunteers entrance fee brave men brings home interesting items their lives second world war couple of hours tea room taking photos personal stories little gem amazing collection full size wealth of information
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went back again after a few years to discover what has been added / changed. We were mazed at the additions including a another replica plane. and much, much more. It was nice to see all the planes and recovered engines but the best...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A little way out of Folkestone on top of the cliffs and overlooking the sea,a suitable and historic place to salute the many mainly young pilots who won the Battle of Britain. Not just British pilots,but Poles,Canadians,South Africans etc.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very much looking forward to the visit today, but then read a sign saying no cameras, many of my visits to places like this are for the photo opportunity, so I will not be visiting. I should think it has put many photographers...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an interesting place to visit! My husband was more keen to visit than me, but, I was greatly impressed with all that was on show. It was all very visual and quite personal - showing detailed stories of airmen's experiences. Well worth visiting- with...More

2  Thank anneburr49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place lots to see, staff are helpful and friendly. Shame houses built on part of it. Highly recommended

1  Thank ange g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called in here expecting to spend a couple of hours and came away after four. I thought it would be mainly for blokes and WW2 and plane addicts but the detailed write ups about the pilots of planes they’ve retrieved (and there are quite...More

1  Thank Linda R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting collection with plenty of artefacts and explanations but surrendering your mobile phone at reception is a big disincentive.

Thank davidharrison12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were born and bred in Horsmonden and remember stories from our parents about the skies being full of enemy aircraft coming over and the dog fights that took place between our young pilots and the enemy and hearing the flying bombs or doodlebugs as...More

1  Thank Pathfinder48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must for aviation enthusiasts. Huge amount of 'stuff' and aircraft. Loads of bits and pieces of crashed aircraft and the pilot stories that go with them. Rare Boulton Paul Defiant. Managed by enthusiasts for enthusiasts.

1  Thank andrewbadham1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this wonderful museum today. It is certainly worth a visit and make plenty of time. I have never seen so many displays and so much information. It's not advertised enough.

1  Thank Pauline A
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NormanGaylor
August 21, 2018|
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Response from tazim09 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know to be honest but if you can it is a lovely place to visit.
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Haribo28Edinburgh
June 8, 2018|
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Response from Dave B | Property representative |
The No.25 Squadron Mess and Tea Room is open as the Museum is, so currently 10am to 5pm Tuesdays to Sundays. Closed Mondays except the August Bank Holiday. If you look at the Kent Battle of Britain Museum Trust website you... More
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CathyG1255
April 5, 2018|
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Response from Happyhols46 | Reviewed this property |
i think its about £5.50
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