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Fleet Air Arm Museum

B3151 | RNAS Yeovilton, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8HT, England
+44 1935 840565
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The Fleet Air Arm Museum will thrill the whole family. Get up close and personal with Europe's largest collection of Naval aircraft and see the first British Concorde.You'll 'Fly' by helicopter to the replica flight deck of the Ark Royal where two enormous projection screens show aircraft taking off and landing. Witness an air sea rescue when a Buccaneer is lost over the side into the sea. There's even a nuclear bomb.Situated alongside RNAS Yeovilton, you may also see aircraft flying in and out.Visit The Fleet Air Arm Museum. The thrill is being there. Opening hours 10:00 am to 4.30pm November until March and 10:00am to 5.30pm April to October.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“on display” (62 reviews)
“all ages” (98 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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B3151 | RNAS Yeovilton, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8HT, England
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+44 1935 840565
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is the second time we have been to this museum, fabulous place with lots of information. Family and disabled friendly. Must see / do

Thank ckdc2018
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Reviewed yesterday

Was a year ago I visited with my father. great day out! there is a lot to see at the air museum so make sure to arrive early.

Thank Simon B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited on a rainy summer day, originally Mr G was going to go on his own, but I'm glad I visited too. Very informative, particularly liked the story of Capt Eric 'Winkle' Brown and the Aircraft Carrier experience. Lots of hands-on for kiddies and a...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have wanted to visit the museum for a long time and now I have the opportunity. I recently visited the RAF museum at Telford, Shropshire which was free so I thought paying £16 was a bit steep, however, there is plenty to see and...More

Thank Stumpy15g
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A very interesting visit. The parking was good with a separate entrance for the less mobile. It was well laid out and very clean. Unfortunately not all of the lifts were working. There was a restaurant nearby and although we did not use it I...More

Thank Tony W
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An amazing place to visit with so much on display. It's a museum that would interest anyone and has a gift shop with lots of models of planes etc. The children would find so much of interest. There's a play area for the children outside...More

Thank prmurley
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited on a hot day so decided to have a bite of lunch in the café. Good food and very friendly, helpful staff - full marks! Took around 3 hours to walk round the exhibits which were diverse in their ages but had all been...More

Thank beeiom
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited the museum today with the kids and we were not disappointed. There was something for all of us and our 10 year old was amazed at all the history and the sizes of the planes in real life..( not shown on tv or...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Found the museum very interesting even our eight year old granddaughter was impressed she is used to planes as her grandad is plane mad

Thank dillys w
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited as a dad with teenage son, booked online which has a good saving. It was a rainy day so being all under one roof was a bonus. The museum is laid out over 4 very large halls with a fantastic variety of exhibits, the...More

Thank mark w
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Yoel K
18 July 2018|
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Good morning. The Museum is a bit out of the way I am afraid, Most of our rail customers take a taxi from the train station and there is a taxi rank at all local stations. If you do decide to use this option, I recommend... More
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AmbersMate
7 June 2018|
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Good morning. Under 5s are free to enter the Museum which is partly because they will get less out of it than older children. Having said that, there are lots of things for little ones to do. We have dressing up, colouring... More
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Dave M
25 April 2018|
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Hello Dave. Thank you for your question. Visitors are more than welcome to take photographs for personal use. We look forward to seeing you soon and hope you enjoy your visit.
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