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de Havilland Aircraft Museum

Salisbury Hall, London Colney, St Albans AL2 1BU, England
+44 1727 826400
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Mosquito museum

Any aviation buff who knows anything about flying will want to visit this museum. It is the only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PixmanSA
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Durban, South Africa
Interesting and Informative

Great place to visit - staff are so full of information and enthusiastic. Great to see works in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paula C
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St Albans, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Salisbury Hall, London Colney, St Albans AL2 1BU, England
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+44 1727 826400
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Any aviation buff who knows anything about flying will want to visit this museum. It is the only museum in the world that not only houses THREE Mosquito aircraft INCLUDING the prototype but also has many of the De Havilland type aircraft on display. The...More

Thank PixmanSA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit - staff are so full of information and enthusiastic. Great to see works in progress as well as the finished articles . Learnt a lot.

Thank Paula C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very hands on small aircraft museum concentrating on De Havilland in general and the Mosquito in particular.Very informative with some unique examples of aircraft.There is a small cafe.

Thank wingate
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband is interested in the Mosquito aircraft and so we visited the museum. The displays ate well done and there were several volunteers to ask questions and talk with about the airplanes. It was a great experience.

Thank Lynda_11040
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like the mosquito and de Havilland aircraft this is a brilliant place to go it is a museum in progress so at the moment there is nothing flash about it probably don't want to go when it's raining or cold having said that...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A small museum dedicated to the the de Havilland aircraft company. A fantastic little museum, that will take about half a day to visit. Really interesting, and you'll get to sit in some planes. A great museum

Thank RichardN28
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is a small museum but has plenty to see. A lot to learn about the de Havilland role during the war in hangers, planes that you can enter and a small cafeteria for light refreshments. Not a massive place but enough to hold interest...More

Thank Wen4519
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is a cracking little museum run by volunteers and enthusiasts. I've been a few times and I have always found the 'staff' very engaging. There is a great pride about the place and a constant want to improve. Very nice Mosquitos and a quirky...More

Thank chris m
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Dedicated to the iconic Mosquito in particular, this little gem of a museaum contains a range of de Havilland aircraft. It is a working museum in the sense that there is constant aircraft restoration going on by volunteers which may make it look a little...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

A small but jammed packed museum, dedicated to DeHaviland Aircraft. Where else on earth could you see three DeHaviland Mosquitoes? One of them the only WW2 prototypes in existence. The museum has other examples of the DeHaviland family of aircraft from the Comet to the...More

Thank Mishthemodeller
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Jill J
15 February 2016|
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Response from alannevillenz | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, cannot remember. I thought there was an entrance fee but I may well be wrong. It may be on their web-site. Well worth it whatever it is.
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David T
26 August 2015|
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Response from Adrian C | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Roland W. I recall seeing a number of footpath / bridle-path signs on the verges of the nearby lanes.
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