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Very interesting,well worth a visit...

A very interesting museum, absolutely packed with items from the Cold War. You could easily spend a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Informative and well-presented

I really enjoyed my two hours at this museum. In fact, I wish that I had been able to spend more... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
East Anglia, England
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Building 134 Bentwaters Parks | Rendlesham, Woodbridge IP12 2TW, England
+44 7588 877020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very interesting museum, absolutely packed with items from the Cold War. You could easily spend a couple of hours here

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my two hours at this museum. In fact, I wish that I had been able to spend more time there. The exhibits are all well-presented and relevant, telling the story off the two bases very well. The former USAF Master Sergeant who...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

This is a super, super day out with an interesting site, knowledgable and friendly volunteers and a find the alien check sheet which we thoroughly enjoyed having visited Rendlesham the day before. I think its becoming a cool UFO hangout and the food in the...More

Thank Lorrylingo
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The welcome by the volunteers at this compact and atmospheric museum is so genuine and with serious knowledge of the subject. First one sees an A10 plane outside which is the main tank buster plane and up to 120 of these were based in the...More

Thank Roger C
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I visited the museum the last weekend it was open last season, and had a very good experience! Lots of friendly volunteers with tons of knowledge about the place, the equipment, and the operations that took place here when this place was an important operational...More

2  Thank Johs M E
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Great time at this museum hot sunny day, nice to get up close to some aircraft lots to see inside nice little coffee shop will visit again

1  Thank Baz P
Reviewed 13 July 2018

It was surprising . The Museum had a lot to offer in its displays and the importance of USAF in Europe.

1  Thank BobHud55
Reviewed 4 July 2018

This museum really is a little gem. For one who grew up during the cold war the operations room and 'Battle box' are no big surprise, but the effort that has gone into changing a former NBC hardened bunker into a worthwhile place to visit...More

2  Thank Jonnrichard
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Everything you need to know about the Cold war and the Americans take on it is encapsulated in an old bunker which was in use up until the early 1990's providing front line support to the American air force and their allies. Staffed by some...More

1  Thank bobrfa
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

A superb museum entirely run by volunteers. Beautifully presented displays of memorabilia and models supplemented by many photos and info boards. The Ops Room is very well preserved. Outside a number of aircraft on show including an A10. Can spend hours here in company of...More

1  Thank weathervane10
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Duncan M
18 October 2017|
Response from Paul P | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry did not get an alert for your question. The museum is now closed for the winter. the museum is open the first and third Sunday of the month and bank holidays from April until October We had a great time, enjoy... More