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The Vulcan Experience

The National Aviation Academy Hanger 3 Fourth Avenue, Doncaster DN9 3GE, England
+44 845 124 7285
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An interesting experience

Booked to go see a show in the hangar with the Vulcan . A very good evening too ...the Vulcan is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
_glynn2walker
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Mexborough, United Kingdom
A Must For Aviation Fans - Or Anyone!

Having followed the Vulcan from being a small boy in the 60's to now being in my 60's I appreciate... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2018
Stefan D
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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PLEASE NOTE THAT THE VULCAN EXPERIENCE IS FOR PRE-BOOKED VISITS ONLY. Situated on Robin Hood Airport, this is the home of the last flying Vulcan. Our pre-booked tours offer a range of opportunities from an informal public tour which is designed for anyone who may be curious not just about the Vulcan, but also about the Cold War and the role RAF Finningley played during that dark time. Specialist tours and VIP tours are designed for our visitors to get some in depth information and are tailored to your specific area of interest. We can cater for childrens' groups of all ages.
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“vip tour” (165 reviews)
“iconic aircraft” (39 reviews)
“bomb bay” (30 reviews)
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The National Aviation Academy Hanger 3 Fourth Avenue, Doncaster DN9 3GE, England
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+44 845 124 7285
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked to go see a show in the hangar with the Vulcan . A very good evening too ...the Vulcan is amazing to look at in close quarters. A huge , beautiful machine !

4  Thank _glynn2walker
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

Having followed the Vulcan from being a small boy in the 60's to now being in my 60's I appreciate the work that has gone into the restoration of this magnificent example of British design and engineering. The Vulcan Experience is not to be missed,...More

2  Thank Stefan D
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

Had a trip to the experience with my dad for his 70th birthday,it’s well worth a visit very informative and you can get up close to the Vulcan.

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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic afternoon, a very interesting and informative experience. Make sure you pay for the vip experience, you get one to one attention.

1  Thank db04270
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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Visited here with grandchildren during half term it was interesting but there was not a lot to see. I'm very glad we went on a day when entry was free as I would have felt cheated if we had to pay . Everything was expensive...More

3  Thank yorkydonny
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Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

We were bought the gift of seeing the bomber up close. The staff were excellent and it was a fabulous experience. What a great plan.

1  Thank Janet B
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Reviewed November 23, 2017

This wonderful aircraft was in service for so long and was far ahead of its time when it first flew soon after the war. It was a privilege to see it fly and perform, and the scramble take-off of four vulcans at the annual Finningley...More

1  Thank david m
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

What a great experience the staff are so knowledgeable and helpful. So sad that she''s no longer in the air.

3  Thank Ann W
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

Seeing this magnificent jet up close and personal is a real experience. The scale and majesty is something to behold. The chance to get up close to a plane that was designed to carry one of Britain's first atomic bombs to Russia if there was...More

3  Thank JWIL247
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

Fantastic afternoon, started with lunch at the Ramada hotel, followed by a up close and personal look around the Vulcan Bomber. The engine run was totally amazing you just cannot believe the sound and power of the aircraft. A real must for any aviation enthusiast....More

3  Thank Midge82
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Response from Janet B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure if still available, it was a gift. I think it was something like Vulcan to the sky. if you get the VIP tour you should get a one to one with guide. Ours was very knowledgeable. if you Google it you should... More
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Margaret S
December 8, 2017|
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Response from Milliethemad | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Didn’t see your question. I do hope you got it sorted.
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