Ramsgate Tunnels

Your tour starts with a short film show in a 150 year old Victorian Railway Tunnel before heading off into purpose built Air Raid Precaution tunnels under the town of Ramsgate.

Ramsgate Tunnels
Ramsgate (Heritage Regeneration) Trust Limited
Marina Esplanade
RAMSGATE
Kent
CT11 8FH

admin@ramsgatetunnels.org

01843 588123

International Bomber Command Centre,

The IBCC provides a world-class facility acknowledging the efforts, sacrifices and commitment of the men and women, from 62 different nations, who came together in Bomber Command during WWII.

The project also covers the stories of those who suffered as a result of the bombing campaigns and those whose survival was guaranteed by the humanitarian operations of Bomber Command.

International Bomber Command Centre,

Canwick Avenue,

Lincoln,

LN4 2HQ

01522 514755

info@internationalbcc.co.uk

Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar Ltd

Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar houses an amazing collection of airworthy Spitfires, probably the greatest concentration of Spitfire activity in the world, plus several others undergoing restoration by the Spitfire Company (Biggin Hill) Ltd.

 

Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar,

London Biggin Hill Airport,

Main Rd,

Biggin Hill,

Bromley

TN16 3BH

Spitfire and Hurricane Memorial Museum

The iconic RAF fighter planes of the Second World War, the Supermarine Spitfire Mk XVI and the Hawker Hurricane IIC, housed under one museum roof at the historic Battle of Britain airfield in Manston, Kent.

The Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Museum
The Airfield
Manston Road
Ramsgate
Kent

CT12 5DF
 

Tel: 01843 821940
Email: enquiries@spitfiremuseum.org.uk

Tangmere Military Aviation Museum

Tangmere Military Aviation Museum is situated in a corner of the old RAF Tangmere airfield, famed for its illustrious service from 1916 through to the post-war years.  It was opened by a group of aviation enthusiasts in 1982 to promote public awareness of the United Kingdom’s military aviation heritage, educate present and future generations in military aviation and serve as a memorial to airmen and airwomen who gave their lives in the service of this country.

TANGMERE
Nr Chichester,
West Sussex
PO20 2ES

01243 790 090
info@tangmere-museum.org.uk

RAF Metheringham Airfield Museum

This small museum, supported by the ‘Friends of Metheringham Airfield’, is dedicated to the men and women who belonged to or supported the 106 Squadron from 1943 until the end of the second world war.

The visitor centre contains an abundance of information, and displays many artefacts that relate to the flyers, aircrew and ground staff who flew and offered support to the squadron during its presence in Metheringham.

 

RAF Metheringham

The Visitor Centre
Westmoor Farm
Martin Moor
Metheringham, Lincoln
LN4 3WF

Cobbaton Combat Collection

Military museum and tourist attraction, this North Devon collection covers mostly World War Two and the years 1939 - 1945, but with exhibits from the Boer War right up to the First Gulf War. Ranging from military surplus British Army - plus Canadian, American and Russian Forces - tanks, guns, helmets, artillery, grenades, and bombs to Home Front ration books, gas masks, ARP and Home Guard uniforms and blackout lamps. In 1981 Preston Isaac's runaway hobby was opened to the public, and just keeps growing.On site is a large shop stocking collectors’ items, inert ammunition, clothing, hats, badges, survival equipment, books, CDs, toys, souvenirs and much more.There is a working NAAFI canteen wagon with seating area, serving hot and cold drinks and snacks seasonally, and a picnic area.The collection has disabled facilities and wheelchair access.Only guide dogs allowed in the buildings.

Cobbaton Combat Collection

Chittlehampton
Umberleigh 
N. Devon 
EX37 9RZ

Phone 01769 540740
info@cobbatoncombat.co.uk

The RAF Museum London

The Royal Air Force Museum London offers a fun, enthralling day out for the whole family : and, best of all, admission is free.

With over 100 aircraft on site, nowhere else in London enables you to get close to so many historic and ground-breaking aircraft without paying an entrance fee.

Opening Hours.

10am - 6pm [last entry 5:30pm]
Applies March to October
10am - 5pm [last entry 4.30pm]
Applies November to February

 

car parking charge is payable.

Contact us T: 020 8205 2266
london@rafmuseum.org

 

RAF Museum London,

Grahame
Park Way,

London,

NW9 5LL

 

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Please use postcode NW9 5QW

1940s Swansea bay

Walk through our indoor 1940s Street, try on clothes and uniforms and let the youngsters do a quiz. Watch the Wartime Britain movie then have a Camp coffee in our gift shop cafe! Fun for all ages whatever the weather.  

 

Opening times may vary

Bank Hol 28th Aug open 10-4pm

 

OPEN  1030am

Last admission 2.30pm

 

Guided Tours & Lessons available for schools & groups

(subject to change. Phone or email or Facebook for updates)

Evenings are available for Groups by booking.

Please Telephone 01792 458864 to book

We are a family run museum and receive no funding.

Adults £6.95, Child/oap £5.95, under 5s Free.

Family £22.00,  Group discounts by booking ahead.

Senior's Special - Group Tour and Teas £7.50

1940s Swansea Bay

Baldwin's Crescent
Crymlyn Burrows
Swansea SA1 8QQ

mail@1940sSwanseaBay.co.uk 

Tel 01792 458864 

The Shoreham Aircraft Museum

The Shoreham Aircraft Museum since it opened in 1988 has maintained a strong focus in remembering the events from the summer of 1940 and in commemoration of that momentous period of Great Britain's history.

 

Shoreham Aircraft Museum,

13 High St,

Shoreham,

Sevenoaks

TN14 7TB

The Biggin Hill Memorial Museum Trust

There has long been a wish to remember those who served at Biggin Hill in the Second World War, particularly during the Battle of Britain, through the building of a dedicated heritage centre.The Biggin Hill Memorial Museum Trust has been established to achieve this ambition, by developing the St George’s RAF Chapel of Remembrance site, bringing the Chapel and heritage centre together, to create the Biggin Hill Memorial Museum.This approach will both safeguard the future of the Chapel, and the memory of Biggin Hill’s crucial role in protecting our freedom and way of life, for everyone.

St George’s RAF Chapel,

London Biggin Hill Airport,

Main Rd,

Biggin Hill,

Bromley

TN16 3BH

Kent battle of Britain Museum

What's this item a The Kent Battle of Britain Museum is located on the former RAF Hawkinge, a World War II airfield 4 miles inland from Folkestone, England. It is privately operated and is the oldest museum dedicated to the Battle of Britain. Since opening in 1971, the museum has gained the support of a number of Battle of Britain pilots - many of whom have donated personal items to the museum.The museum is situated in the village of Hawkinge, only a short distance from Folkestone and is the most comprehensive and longest serving Battle of Britain Museum in the UK. It also features a shop where one can buy Battle of Britain memorabilia, including CD's and audio cassettes recorded and donated by Battle of Britain RAF pilots.bout? What makes it interesting? Write a catchy description to grab your audience's attention...

Kent battle of Britain Museum,

Aerodrome Road,

Hawkinge
Nr. Folkestone,

Kent

CT18 7AG,

Tel: 01303 893140

The Brixham Battery Heritage Group

The Brixham Battery Heritage Group was founded in 1999 . we are a group of volunteers helping to restore the Brixham coastal defence battery built in 1940 and provide on-site information to the general public and other organisations.One of the countries last remaining Coastal Defence Battery. The Brixham Battery Group Is Purely Run By Volunteers. Is a non profit organisation. All Donations go for the running, upkeep and projects of the Battery.is item about? What makes it interesting? Write a catchy description to grab your audience's attention...

 

Brixham Battery Heritage Centre,

Fishcombe Hill,

Brixham,

Devon,

TQ5 8RU. 

Battery Centre: 01803 852449

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