We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Visitor Centre

Dogdyke Road, Coningsby LN4 4SY, England
+44 1522 782040
Review Highlights
Very Interesting & Informative

The BBMF visitor centre has a small informative museum, and a café, and is free to enter. There is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Richard S
Manchester, United Kingdom
Great tour.

We visited here as a family of six and we had a fabulous time. Plenty to see and lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Vicky D
via mobile
Read all 487 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guided tour” (88 reviews)
“raf coningsby” (33 reviews)
Dogdyke Road, Coningsby LN4 4SY, England
+44 1522 782040
Write a Review
Reviews (487)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 487 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The BBMF visitor centre has a small informative museum, and a café, and is free to enter. There is also a souvenir shop. For a modest fee, you can take the accompanied tour of the BBMF hangar, which contains spitfires, hurricanes, chipmunks, a Dakota, and...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited here as a family of six and we had a fabulous time. Plenty to see and lots of interesting stories were told by our tour guide Tony. Prices were reasonable and there was also a little coffee shop to get fed and watered...More

Thank Vicky D
Reviewed 4 days ago

-as a former RAF officer with significant aviation background - a visit to BBMF was never on my ‘RADAR’ !! -however, on a recent motorcycling day trip thro the Lincs Wolds, my riding mate suggested we drop in -a reasonably good tour of the hangar...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

if you like planes this place is for you . you have to pay to go on the guided tour of the hanger but it is well worth it , they tell you all about the planes and the battle of Britain .

Thank 123bud1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing experience to be close enough to just about touch real World War 2 aircraft. On our visit we saw 3 Spitfire, 2 Hurricane, the Lancaster and a couple more planes. The tour is advertised as being about an hour and a half. The commentary...More

Thank 1958Duncan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great food and shop display in the waiting area showing great information with aircraft pieces unifrom and photos excellent. The tour of the hanger looking at huricanes, spite fires, dakota and a lancaster. The tour lasted 1 hour 30 mins and the guide[julian] was first...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i have thought of going for a long time so yesterday we went, they have a guide that takes you around a working hanger were all the aircraft are, six spitfires and the Lancaster ,the guide we had mike was well informativ and new every...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As per the title, I have been meaning to do the BBMF tour for years now, having spent a lot of time at "the fence" photographing the tiffs and tonkers. No bags are allowed on site at all and there are no secure storage facilities...More

Thank jimnotjon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Active RAF base. When we visited Tornados were taking off and landing etc. The guided tour is housted by an experienced and knowledgable host. This is a modern history experience structured around flight, and very good it is too. Cameras are acceptable, but no baggage....More

Thank Martyn B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there to polish some WWII homework off with two 13 year olds. Reception area where you wait for your full of interesting memorabilia and good to fill 30-60 mins. Staff very helpful and friendly Tour guide full of knowledge, unfortunately we had a...More

Thank RKT2004
Nearby Restaurants
Ginger Cow Coffee House
50 reviews
1.00 km away
Tattershall Park Country Pub and Dining
654 reviews
1.61 km away
Magic Wok
67 reviews
1.03 km away
Millennium Dragon
89 reviews
1.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Tattershall Castle
633 reviews
1.05 km away
Tattershall Lakes
267 reviews
1.36 km away
Collegiate Church of the Holy Trinity
48 reviews
.96 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Ian T
25 April 2016|
Response from jimnotjon |
Sorry Ian, you would have already visited now, I hope you enjoyed your visit. For anyone else with the same question as Ian, I took two lenses for my camera, a 12mm wide angle and my regular 18-55mm. The centre cannot... More