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Royal Air Force Museum

Cosford, Shifnal TF11 8UP, England
+44 1902 376200
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A real treat

A question every minute, took my hyper nine year old last week and what a day, from the moment we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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A special day

Three friends visited the museum on the 17th November to view progress in the reconstruction of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shifnal, United Kingdom
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The Royal Air Force Museum Cosford is located in Shropshire and offers a fun, entertaining day out for all the family. Housed in wartime hangars and in the National Cold War Exhibition, there is a huge display of aircraft and exhibits to explore.
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Cosford, Shifnal TF11 8UP, England
+44 1902 376200

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A question every minute, took my hyper nine year old last week and what a day, from the moment we arrived he was in ore mouth never stopped talking and his eyes were a glazed. Thanks to the wonderful people who work tirelessly to keep...More

Thank Su11y66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three friends visited the museum on the 17th November to view progress in the reconstruction of aircraft and associated equipment. The displays are unique and of interest to both the layman and expert. The access was superb although for technical reasons some items were viewed...More

Thank Tredustan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went as part of a club outing of about 30. We were very fortunate with the bright sunny day and every changing sky; also that, although there were quite a few visitors, it was not mobbed (as we understand that it can be). The...More

Thank MAH3862
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Brilliant! But then I am biased as a bit of junky for all things aircraft, aviation and pushing the boundaries. Many very interesting aircraft and displays but the two highlights for me are the wooden wonder - a De Havilland Mosquito and one of (I...More

Thank Simon J
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The size of the planes as you drive in is amazing! Super clean and very educational. The children loved it here.

Thank Rupeeru
Reviewed 7 November 2017

If you are into planes and history this is the place for you. Everyone there wants to help and inform you

Thank Phil M
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Such an interesting place to visit. We spent 3 hours wondering through the different hangers and could easily have spent more. Incredibly well run and well maintained with plenty of knowledgable staff around willing to share information about any of the exhibits. You don’t need...More

Thank Irunnow
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Loads and loads of little points of interest no matter what your age. The Cold War are was truly fascinating, if the world is not bonkers now it was then! The planes on display, the stories, the way it all links together is absolutely brilliant....More

1  Thank chubchubbanana
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I visited RAF Cosford to look for a certain type of plane The English Electric Lightning jet of the 1960's. The museum is such an amazing g ace with so many planes and so much to see. The very helpful staff led me to the...More

Thank 70ish
Reviewed 29 October 2017

First visit to the Museum & it was organized as part of a reunion week-end, had an excellent guide tour (paid for) by one of the volunteer guides. Very knowledgeable ( Ex Canberra pilot ) who was able to answer most of our questions. Would...More

1  Thank David E
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28 July 2016|
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Response from Amanda G | Reviewed this property |
The museum is brilliant for wheelchair users they even loan mobility scooters if u dont have one thats what i did as only have manual wheelchair there are plenty of disabled toilets aswell and everywhere is accessible... More
28 July 2016|
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Response from Tireejuniors | Reviewed this property |
I saw a few well behaved dogs
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6 February 2016|
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
Approximately 0.8 miles from the station, a relatively flat walk with a small ascent to the museum entrance.