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 travel itinerary planner.
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  • Visited during school holidays with my 7 year old grandson. There was plenty to keep him (and me) occupied from the aircraft to static exhibitions in the various Nissan huts. Well worth the entrance f...  more »
  • The Ground crew are always very Popular. As they are informative and well versed. Fabulous to hear the aircraft run up their engines. Pleasently surprised that many of the large multi engined Beasties...  more »
  • This museum has a view into the recent past more than many. from the first world war to the end of the cold war, up to the modern day. There are a few interactive activities for younger children and a...  more »

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