Royal Air Force Museum London, London

4.6
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The over 100 aircraft at Royal Air Force Museum London help tell the story of the history of flight with an emphasis on the RAF’s role. Located on the former Hendon RAF airfield, the museum includes World Heritage List hangars and the UK's first aircraft factory. Of particular note is the museum’s collection of bombers, which spans their debut in World War I to the present.
Other major exhibits cover the first 100 years of flight, the Battle of Britain, and fighter aircraft. Visitors are often surprised by the breadth of the museum, so check out the website in advance to target the exhibits that interest you. If you’re a big aviation fan, plan accordingly. Arrange your visit to Royal Air Force Museum London and discover more family-friendly attractions in London using our London trip planner.
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  • traveling to Europe, i love to choose this company, despite the docking. The transfer is very convenient at Riga airport. Democratic in price and intelligent on service
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  • A must-see. This museum takes you into the heart of an RAF air base. Its former hangars house a magnificent collection of aircraft that trace the history of world aviation with beautiful examples of British aircraft. The WW2 part is particularly impressive. Lunch is possible in the old Mess.
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  • Beyond spectacular, really. Such a dramatically-special place it's hard to believe! One needs to experience this to understand the unique value that has been created with the latest re-vamp. Staff are truly amazing & fully dedicated to this critical, historical, wonderful attraction. Do not miss this, guys ... go! Give yourself at least half a day - it's huge. Take a decent camera with you, as well. Enjoy!
  • A real experience I would totally recommend you take the time and visit. Unfortunately the restaurant I use there wasn't that good it was okay possibly recommend a picnic. The restaurant some years ago was completely different and much better seems to have lost that. The gift shop could be a lot better room for improvement in that section. But the museum itself I would totally recommend you visit I'm sure the experience you will receive will be worth the time you've taken to get there.
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