East Midlands Aeropark, Derby

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  • I have lived in the area for over 30 years and have never visited until recently. I wish I had not bothered. ! There are a few aircraft too see, most of which are held together with sticky tape and ar...  more »
  • Quite small aeropark and exhibits are not all in pristine condition but what a great place to spend an hour or so. The highlight for me was seeing the iconic Vulcan close up what a magnificent aircraf...  more »
  • A small aviation park. Lovely area and near the flight paths out of the main airport. It is run by volunteers open recently on Thursday Saturday Sunday check their website. £4 adult entry free enclose...  more »
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  • Great for the kids. Fun to watch the planes moving around the airport. Not the best view of taje off n landing though. Research if you want the best viewing area
  • Lovely place for a picnic and watch the planes take off and land. There's also some brilliant grounded planes, including a Vulcan. Wish they had a small park with swings and such, would be awesome for the little ones
  • The exhibits on display at the park were superb and things have been very nicely put together. Some fascinating history can be uncovered during your visit. However, due to limited owning hours the park can be extremely busy and gets to the point where it's not even worth waiting in line to view inside some of the planes. We ended up walking to and from the Aeropark as only one shuttle bus was running. People smoking in line while waiting for the bus was another thing that prompted is to walk...
  • Enjoyable day out, good for having a picnic & watching the planes but sometimes there's a bit of a lull so you don't see any for a while
  • If you like planes, I'm sure you will enjoy! 40p vending machine bevarines and soup with croutons

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