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South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

Closes in 29 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Excellent

Brilliant museum with loads of great exhibits and all are in great condition and with aircraft... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Thomas P
Chocks away, time for memories.

God this place brings back decades of memories. These volunteers have brought together a vast... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ChapInAKilt
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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...more
Closes in 29 min
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Airbourne Road Dakota Way, Doncaster DN4 7NW, England
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+44 1302 761616
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Reviewed yesterday

Brilliant museum with loads of great exhibits and all are in great condition and with aircraft constantly being restored. The Falklands exhibit is brilliant and some very interesting stories around the aircraft. Highlight for me as the P1127(RAF) and the GR3 Harrier as harrier fan....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

God this place brings back decades of memories. These volunteers have brought together a vast collection of aviation history in to a small area and what remains of an historical airfield and RAF station, now largely unrecognisable. A fantastic 2 hours and the volunteers are...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We decided to go at the last minute this Saturday. Found it on trip advisor with the good reviews. Fantastic experience. Managed to sit in the Vulcan for a short tour which was a highlight, the volunteers at this part were very good. The rest...More

1  Thank jgreg82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic little museum. Not expensive to get into and plenty of free parking. With it not being huge we were there for around an hour.

1  Thank r0berts724
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with two kids (10 & 8) and my mum (OAP). It’s an excellent, really well stocked museum with something for everyone. There were plenty of staff around that were all highly knowledgeable, friendly and enthusiastic. The information boards, displays and exhibits were in...More

1  Thank Stuey4314
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped for a look round on our way home, friendly atmosphere from the outset, some great exhibits especially the some of the helicopters that we used during the Falkland conflict. Well worth a visit if you are in the area.

1  Thank ClarkGriswald_9
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Had an excellent visit with my boy, just the two of us so I didn't get quite enough time to read all (*any!*) of the many information boards. This place is packed, lost of stuff in quite a small area. For adults I would say...More

2  Thank Danielle S
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We threaded our way through the industrial estate and then the wooded bit and found this gem whilst Storm Ali raged. It’s an open site with hangers and make shift buildings that held fast, if with some drips. Drinks and cakes/chocolates and tables to sit...More

1  Thank Coralie R
Reviewed 1 October 2018

I have wanted to visit here for some time, the guy in the office/shop told us the background of the museum and it was very interesting, but once inside there was nobody to help, just lots of exhibits with volumes of notes to read, it...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Visited today with my helicopter mad three year old son. The staff were very helpful and told us where we could find everything and then we wandered around for a good couple of hours. The place is packed to the rafters with exhibits, it’s absolutely...More

1  Thank Kelhodgson
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yorksboy127
7 August 2017|
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Response from davidmudd | Reviewed this property |
HI Mate no guided tour but you can go about the place just as you like and wow what a place everything there and more very good indeed i will be going back next year as people very friendly
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Drinachapz
19 May 2017|
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Response from Sarah P | 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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