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Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Visitor Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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well worth a visit

booked in for a 3pm tour, the chap advised that it can take 60-90mins to go around. Very... read more

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Amanda W
A moving and informative experience and a very knowledgeable guide

The 90-minute guided tour was really informative. The guide gave us lots of information on the... read more

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Alford, Lincs UK
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A partnership between the Royal Air Force and Lincolnshire County Council provides public access to the home of the RAF Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight at RAF Coningsby. The RAF BBMF hangar is located within the boundaries of RAF Coningsby and...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Dogdyke Road, Coningsby LN4 4SY, England
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+44 1522 782040
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Reviewed yesterday

booked in for a 3pm tour, the chap advised that it can take 60-90mins to go around. Very informative guide who talked us through everything. Sadly many of the planes were out on a trip to the channel islands, but there was still plenty to...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed yesterday

The 90-minute guided tour was really informative. The guide gave us lots of information on the aircraft, but there were also lots of stories of individual heroism from the pilots and crews who flew them. I notice some critical reviews on here from people who...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Took a guided tour that run at frequent intervals throughout the day. You can see the Lancaster, Spitfire, Hurricane, Dac and also an early model Typhoon currently on loan from Hendon aircraft museum in London. Also there are aero engines, aircraft artillery, bombs and missiles....More

Thank Lorri855
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After watching the jets landing at RAF Conningsby we decided to go to the visitors centre. £8.50 each sees you go off in a small group with a very knowledgeable tour guide around the place. The hangar is home to some amazing historical planes. The...More

Thank UpTheOwls
Reviewed 4 days ago

Well that was £8.50 each well spent on the guided tour. we were taken round by an ex-RAF personal who was very informative. Please bear in mind this tour takes around 1 to 2 hours depending on the number of questions asked. This is a...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 4 days ago

You've seen the planes at displays, over Buckingham Palace & plenty of other places. well come and have a closer look. The shop & cafe are free to enter but pay the extra & have a guided tour with a very informative guide. Plenty of...More

Thank Carole P
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were on holiday and people had said we should visit the site, which we planned to do, when we got there over an hours ride we were told we could not take the dog in, I did say well there was no information on...More

Thank Edna G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a Friday and was taken round by a lovely curator called Patrick. He was very friendly and so informative his knowledge was amazing, and was very keen to answer any questions we asked. We had an added bonus of there being an exercise...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fascinating visit! - our tour guide was a mature gentleman called Ian, & he was an absolute gem - his knowledge was wide-ranging & he answered all questions with great patience & good humour I'd seen most of BBMF's aircraft in flight, but...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for a tour with 2 plane enthusiasts with the purpose of seeing the Lancaster. We were met for our tour by our brilliant guide Lloyd. He was so well informed we learnt so much about so many different planes. He showed pictures, told...More

1  Thank Tracey S
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Response from paulok12 | Reviewed this property |
Wendy,we went on a tour and saw no dogs in the RAF grounds.
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Lynne B
6 June 2018|
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Response from Emma L | Reviewed this property |
They are open weekdays 10am-5pm and closed on Saturday and Sunday.
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Steve G
8 May 2018|
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Response from Charliedaytripper | Reviewed this property |
Admission charges for hangar tours Adults: £8.50 Concessions: £7.00* Family ticket: £24.00 (the family ticket is available for groups consisting of 2 adults and up to 3 children) Children (5 to 18 Years): £4.60 Students... More
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