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Farnborough Air Sciences Trust Museum

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An interesting few hours

This little museum has a surprising amount of items in a small space and unlike the bigger museums... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Keithmi5
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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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A lot of infomation crammed onto a small site

A very interesting place to visit, giving information on Farnborough's involvement in the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Please note that the Museum is open to the public on Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holiday Mondays only. Please call ahead to avoid disappointment. Group visits can be booked on Tuesdays or Thursdays for a small charge. Farnborough Air Sciences Museum...more
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Trenchard House 85 Farnborough Road | Trenchard House, Farnborough GU14 6TF, England
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All reviews couple of hours aviation history on display worth a visit wind tunnel run by volunteers knowledgeable staff powered flight flight simulator aviator hotel free entry great exhibits few hours planes and helicopters jet engine great place to visit interactive displays
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This little museum has a surprising amount of items in a small space and unlike the bigger museums you can get up close and personal to the artifacts with veterans who built and operated the machinery there on hand to explain how it was made...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Keithmi5
Reviewed 4 days ago

A very interesting place to visit, giving information on Farnborough's involvement in the development of flight over the previous 100 or so years, with interesting displays, fascinating artifacts (test models, pieces of Concorde and the aircraft outside), two flight simulators free for visitors, and knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent little museum giving some interesting facts about the history of aviation in the Farnborough and the UK, and some information valid the world over. All those things I thought were invented by the US, we’re in fact developed and first made in Farnborough.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So so dedicated and informative, they are all so passionate about what they do, a lovely visit for all of us, then a light refreshment. Lots to see

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sarah16072013
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have visited the FAST museum twice, although both were some years ago. It is very interesting and has a wealth of information and exhibits for anyone who is interested in aircraft.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank stephenjgregory
Reviewed January 10, 2019

Anyone who is interested in the great aviation heritage of this country must visit this excellent museum. It has a wealth of material demonstrating and documenting the amazing inventions and discoveries made by our scientists at the cutting edge of aviation, from the first manned...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2018

Informative and knowledgeable volunteers, real mix of info to read and look at for all ages, kids got a chance to try a simulator and sit in a plane, great space to spend a few hours and as family of four it also made a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Melanie B
Reviewed November 17, 2018

Great place with old airliners to touch and get to . Super samples for engineers and a big place to hire.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

Well I didn't really have much expectations about this place but boy was I wrong. Visited nice and early on a Sunday Morning. Easy to find and simple parking. Variety of planes and cockpits outside but the goodies were inside. All those pieces of history...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Living in Farnborough for a few years now, i am ashamed to say i have never been to this place..untill this year! Escorting tye children i work with wr have a great time. There is so much history from our town its amazing. The reconstructed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Belinda E
June 26, 2018|
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Hello there, Dogs are very welcome in most parts of the Museum, as long as they are kept under close control. The main exception is the upstairs Coffee Lounge. Thank you.
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O3682OTchristopher
March 24, 2018|
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Response from 940AmandaM | Reviewed this property |
There is small cafe onsite
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Stephen H
April 27, 2017|
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Response from SecretaryCLP | Property representative |
Entrance at weekends is free, but donations are gratefully accepted. There is also free onsite parking. the Museum is open from 10am-4pm weekends and is also open this Bank Holiday Monday.
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