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Rougham Airfield Control Tower

Rougham Industrial Estate, Bury St Edmunds IP30 9XA, England
+44 7976 670679
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Paranormal investigation

I came to Rougham control tower for a paranormal investigation, I was not disappointed, brilliant... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Amyghosthunter
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Loads of information

Spent 3 hours here with our car club and enjoyed every minute. every room was packed with photos... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tonyholland233
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Rougham Industrial Estate, Bury St Edmunds IP30 9XA, England
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+44 7976 670679
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I came to Rougham control tower for a paranormal investigation, I was not disappointed, brilliant atmosphere, fantastic location and a very interesting history. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Spent 3 hours here with our car club and enjoyed every minute. every room was packed with photos and info of how the airfield was when the Americans were there in the 2nd world war. The prices in the cafe were very good as were...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Lots of WW2 photos and relics of the war years. Continually improving and is now a listed building. Excellent cafe with 5 stars.

Thank Mike B
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

A very worthy place to spend a couple of hours. Then a very reasonably priced cake and drinks. Easy to get to with the new road passing bye.

Thank Mike B
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

A very interesting Memorial to the 8th USAAF in Bury St Edmunds.Open Sundays till mid October 10-4pm and by appointment. Friendly, informative and excellent home made cakes. Free entry, light refreshments, donations gratefully received.

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

If you are interested in the history of the Second World War as I am then this small piece of the involvement of the United States forces stay in East Anglia is a must. Tastefully renovated to create as much of the original feel coupled...More

Thank Alan P
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This airfield was used by the 94th bomb group USAAF in ww2. The control tower is a museum dedicated to the Americans who flew from there. Full of artefacts and well worth a visit.

Thank Mike B
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Visited on an anniversary of 9/11arrived just before 11am, the attraction had a 2 min silence in memory of the victim's who lost their lives in the attack on the twin towers. Was emotionally moved by this. The place is full of personal photos, letters,...More

Thank Steve A
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Well maintained museum reflecting the 94th bomb group of the 8th USAAF whilst based in the uk 1943/45. Good selection of memorabilia and a very nice place for tea and cake.

Thank Mike B
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Reviewed 16 December 2015

A must see museum. Full of objects to see up close. Personal stories of airmen who flew from the base wth photos and uniforms and personal possessions. There is also a beautiful memorial. The museum contents are in Nissen huts and the control tower which...More

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