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Tangmere Military Aviation Museum

Gamecock Terrace, Tangmere, Chichester PO20 2ES, England
+44 1243 790090
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Almost too much to see & do!

An impressive collection of aircraft on display combined with a great deal of information about all... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Watcress
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Reading, United Kingdom
Very interesting

Visited this Museum with a friend and we were both very impressed. Very knowledgeable volunteers... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Pamela G
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Eastbourne
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Gamecock Terrace, Tangmere, Chichester PO20 2ES, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An impressive collection of aircraft on display combined with a great deal of information about all aspects of military aviation. Many of the staff were ex-RAF and had worked on some of the aircraft when they were in service, so were both knowledgeable and enthusiastic....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited this Museum with a friend and we were both very impressed. Very knowledgeable volunteers walking around. You can try the flight simulators and there are lots of things for children to do and experience. The exhibits were very interesting and lots of written information...More

Thank Pamela G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A super museum. Enthusiastic staff telling stories with humour. Games to play for children, all in all a well planned great place to visit.

Thank Pauline D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Plenty to see and do for all ages. Staff friendly and helpful. Even the canteen was good. Food delicious and reasonable. Enjoyed by all of us. Don't miss it.

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went with a large group and were given guided tours from very knowledgeable people making our time there very informative. Can recommend the simulator which you only have to book to be able to have a go. No charge but a contribution if appropriate....More

Thank gaforster
David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you. Our staff always try to please.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great little museum. I took my 4 year old boy here one Sunday morning and he loved it - he could sit in one of the airplane cockpits and also try a simulator. Lots of buttons for him to press around the...More

Thank Jonathan S
David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you and so pleased that your 4-year-old enjoyed the visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have taken most of my grandchildren here and they have enjoyed it in different ways. The simulator was a real hit especially when they can do it better than you! I personally would not take children under the age of eight there, as there...More

Thank Liz S
David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Noted, but I have to say that many children between five and eight seem to enjoy our Museum immensely.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited last Sunday when they had an open day. Very busy and full of information about the airfield's activities during the WWII, especially its role with SOE. Well worth a visit if you are into this sort of thing.

Thank Lesley S
David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Yes, we considered it a very successful 'Family Day' with some 1,300 visitors enjoying a variety a variety of activities in addition to the Museum's established attractions and a superb Spitfire flypast.

Reviewed 1 week ago

For any one interested in military aviation this museum is a must. It is full with artefacts and the life history of people who were in the war and who often were based at Tangier. There are aircraft on display and guided tours are on...More

Thank ClanBristol
David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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We're glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I couldn't believe we spent 3 hours visiting Tangmere. There's so much to see/read/experience. You can sit in various cockpits and even "shoot down" enemy aircraft from a replica WW2 cockpit. Whether your interest is WW1, WW2, women during wartime or the Special Operations Executive...More

Thank Verduret
David B, Chairman at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you. We're pleased you enjoyed visiting us.

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Gary B
12 April 2017|
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Response from David B | Property representative |
As Shari has posted. Additionally, we offer a family ticket (2 x adults plus 2 x children) at £21.
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0607Maggie124
27 August 2015|
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Response from David B | Property representative |
As already advised, only assistance dogs are allowed inside the buildings. All dogs are welcome in the Museum's grounds and picnic area, however.
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Jeremy F
17 July 2015|
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Response from David B | Property representative |
As has been reported, visitors can use the small grassed picnic area at the front of the Museum without the need to purchase food/drink from the cafeteria
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