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The Runway Visitor Park

Manchester Airport, Ringway WA15 8XQ, England
+44 161 489 3932
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Fab

We love coming to see the planes, there is an outdoor play area however our daughter is too... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Victoria G
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Educational

Went on the “Concorde Tour” the Price was good (includes car park fee). The Tour included a brief... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gary M
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
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“concorde tour” (96 reviews)
“per hour” (57 reviews)
“play area” (43 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Manchester Airport, Ringway WA15 8XQ, England
This attraction is at Manchester Intl Airport
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+44 161 489 3932
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love coming to see the planes, there is an outdoor play area however our daughter is too interested in the planes to play, the cafe is lovely limited menu but lovely, staff are friendly... nice family day out

Thank Victoria G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on the “Concorde Tour” the Price was good (includes car park fee). The Tour included a brief talk and Video in the Conference Room then onto a Tour of Concorde, we went onto the plane sat in the seats where the Tour Guide gave...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time visiting the park, although we had seen it from the other side of the fence, while taxiing down the runway on aircraft. We booked the Concorde classic tour online and arrived with time to spare, so had their Sunday Roast. The beef was...More

Thank Llanarmonlass
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my 81 year old mother to see Concorde and Nimrod, as well we had some nostalgic plane spotting time (our parents you to take my brother and I to Manchester airport for plane spotting on Sun's when we were children). It was a...More

Thank Pam R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited just to do the Concorde and Nimrod technical tour. Both were excellent and our guides Russ and Peter were great! So friendly, personable and knowledgable :-) Really good that you get to sit in the aircraft and experience them - unlike other museums where...More

Thank Jess L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place if you like aircraft allways have a good time parking a bit expensive .it says no kites or balls nothing. about drones though im sure they must be fine

Thank John F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great views of the planes from here and the family can roam free. Plenty to see with exhibit planes about. Bring plenty of money its not really cheap

Thank LionsmanManchester
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In the past we used to park at the pub at the end of the runway. Now their car park privately run and very expensive. Pity. Came here as an alternative to spend a couple of hours watching the planes. Good views but the parking...More

Thank AndyP1998
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took 84 year old ex chef for birthday lunch, welcome was great and Lois (like in superman) treated him like a king, joking and making sure he had a fantastic meal. Order for 4 was quick and efficient, while advice on what was good was...More

Thank TunnelInspector
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We went on a wet day, so no hanging about outside. A tour of the Concord was available, so that’s what we did. We were shown inside and outside the Concord, including the Flight Deck. It is all explained to you, very interesting and understandable....More

Thank Mal P
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arronandsian
27 September 2017|
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Response from Babsstockport | Reviewed this property |
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Mumymay
31 August 2017|
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Response from Pam R | Reviewed this property |
Yes the café is very close to the runway, it's better outside the café. We spent about 3 hours there but we did the Nimrod and Concorde tour which took about 2 hours. Well worth a visit.
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beckyinit
2 June 2017|
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Response from Simon D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Becky, It depends what you want from the day out or trip to be honest. The cafe is great, but an hour or maybe a couple of hours maximum is all that a person can manage there. If you are into planes then the viewing is... More
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