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Yorkshire Air Museum, York

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The only Allied Forces memorial in Europe, Yorkshire Air Museum is supported by over 4,000 registered friends of the museum from around the world. The museum aims to educate and preserve the history of flight. Visit the collection of over 50 aircraft from around the world, including machines from as far back as 1853 and as modern as the GR4 Tornado. The museum's site covers over 2.8 hectares (7 acres) of managed landscape, part of a sustainability program called the "Nature of Flight." This large area is used on "Thunder Days" to demonstrate maneuvers with still-operating aircraft. You'll find a printable map of the museum's acreage on its website.  Put Yorkshire Air Museum at the forefront of your travel plans using our York trip itinerary maker.
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  • Wasn't really sure what to expect to be honest. However upon arrival it was clear to see that not only was it a museum for old bits of planes but also it was an opportunity to get a feel for how thing...  more »
  • Lots to see here, over 60 aircraft and armoured/support vehicles on site from the 1853 Cayley Governable Parachute through to the current GR4 Panavia Tornado. It is also the Allied Air Forces Memorial...  more »
  • met by friendly staff at the gate and told were to park, the site is quite large with a lot of things to see , also has a good caff on site ,  more »