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Midland Air Museum

Rowley Road | Coventry Airport, Coventry CV2 4LZ, England
+44 24 7630 1033
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Quirky but interesting

Was up in the Midlands visiting university when saw an advert for the museum and decided to visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeremy L
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London, United Kingdom
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Took my grandson, this place is ace.

Entry fee a little high but staffed with some lovely people and you get to see inside some of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
david r
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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“vulcan bomber” (64 reviews)
“jet engine” (29 reviews)
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Rowley Road | Coventry Airport, Coventry CV2 4LZ, England
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+44 24 7630 1033
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was up in the Midlands visiting university when saw an advert for the museum and decided to visit. Run by helpful and knowledgeable volunteers the museum has a fantastic collection of Cold War jets you won't find elsewhere in UK. Great to be able to...More

Thank Jeremy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Entry fee a little high but staffed with some lovely people and you get to see inside some of the planes. Good summer day out I would say.

Thank david r
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Came here as part of the yearly Aviation Fair. Good choice of planes ranging from small military planes up to old commercial planes. Most of them you are able to go into, and all have a description with them explaining the history. Inside contains several...More

2  Thank Jon-John-89
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The youngest was 3 the oldest was 89 , around 8 off us ,without exception we had a greet two and half hours walking around looking and able to touch as well as go insiode well presented aircraft .well odne midlan air museum

Thank ivorgreen
Reviewed 25 October 2017

A great museum with some well looked after aircraft. History as well on Sir Frank Whittle and the birth of the jet engine.

Thank Julien D
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A fine collection of aircraft and aviation related exhibits, including some rare examples, e.g. the de Havilland Vampire F.1. Quite a number of the aircraft you can sit in or look around inside which is good, e.g. the Vulcan. Most of the aircraft are outside...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Sometimes with an attraction its the little things that make a visit special. I took my 10 year old son on the way home from visiting another attraction nearby. We were greeted warmly by the two staff in reception and couldn't believe it was only...More

Thank Rutland_Jim
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Really impressed by the museum, the head line was that you can sit in a Vulcan bomber cock pit free of charge. A member of staff gave 4 of us an in depth tour of the cockpit which was fascinating. You can also sit in...More

1  Thank DavidBadger1990
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This museum is definitely worth a visit and is good value for money. The Frank Whittle story is fascinating and fills in many gaps in your knowledge. The collection of aircraft is rather diverse and doesn't really tell a coherent story. That said, there are...More

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Good fun exploring the museum with the family. The children loved looking around the different aeroplanes and models. Getting to go inside the Vulcan was amazing. The staff were very knowledgeable and friendly. Good fun trip.

Thank Slyolddog1881
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Electricribbon
27 September 2016|
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Response from Kim K | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Sorry for my late reply. Am also away on a business trip. I don't know if it is possible, but some of the people there are very enthusiastic about what they do, and you are able to hold in some of the planes. You... More
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73alison
28 August 2015|
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Response from Graham A | Reviewed this property |
Hi Public funded Museums are free in the UK, but this is a private museum owned and run by its volunteers on a not for profit basis. Br Graham
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Kelliie J
21 July 2015|
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Response from John E | Reviewed this property |
Adult £6.50; Child (5+) £3.25; Infant FREE; OAP/Student £6.00; Family (2+2) £17.50 - See more on their website
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