Yorkshire Air Museum, York

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The only Allied Forces memorial in Europe, Yorkshire Air Museum is supported by over 4,000 registered friends of the museum from around the world. The museum aims to educate and preserve the history of flight. Visit the collection of over 50 aircraft from around the world, including machines from as far back as 1853 and as modern as the GR4 Tornado. The museum's site covers over 2.8 hectares (7 acres) of managed landscape, part of a sustainability program called the "Nature of Flight." This large area is used on "Thunder Days" to demonstrate maneuvers with still-operating aircraft. You'll find a printable map of the museum's acreage on its website.  Put Yorkshire Air Museum at the forefront of your travel plans using our York travel itinerary planner.
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  • Great place to visit. Be prepared for a good walk, and to get around the whole site you will need to give half a day, if you want to see all of the exhibits. The theatre was very good as you get to he...  more »
  • How great to get up close to a lot of brilliantly restored old aircraft can visit each hut telling the history of the raf have a meal in the naffi chat to the knowledgeable staff in the main hangar a ...  more »
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