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Hooton Park Trust

The Hangars Airfield Way | Airfield Way, Ellesmere Port CH65 1BQ, England
+44 151 327 3565
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Unique Aeronautical Great War survival

A place that needs to be treasured for the unique memories of the flying done from here during the... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Margaret287
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Warrington, United Kingdom
A Pleasant Surprise!

A little known and publicised museum. The main hanger has a collection of classic vehicles and... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Malcolm T
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Northampton
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The Hangars Airfield Way | Airfield Way, Ellesmere Port CH65 1BQ, England
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+44 151 327 3565
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

A place that needs to be treasured for the unique memories of the flying done from here during the first and second world wars. Anyone interested in flying must visit. We had a superb guided tour with a very knowlegable guide. He paid tribute to...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

A little known and publicised museum. The main hanger has a collection of classic vehicles and there are also RAF history centres featuring architecture and aeroplanes and engines. Limited opening so check first. Best visit on an event day.

Thank Malcolm T
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

I've only ever been here on an event day in the summer. The events are have been very good, with lots of superb entertainment, music, dancing and displays. The hanger was decked out in 1940's style. A bar and refreshments are on offer at decent...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

Came accross this massive compleX due to Wirral Heritage Week small advertisment. Having worked at Vauxhall and Stanlow it is amazing how I missed this place FOR SO LONG and its fabulous but sad history. Not the easiest place to find off the motorway as...More

Thank David R
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Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

There is a free guided tour at 1pm on the last Sunday of each month, (check website for alterations). It lasts around 90 minutes and includes access to the 3 history centres on the site. The 3 centres are RAF architecture, aeroplanes and classic vehicles....More

3  Thank A H
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Reviewed 3 October 2014

I came across Hooton Park about 18 months ago, having lived 15 minutes away from it for over 15 years and not knowing it was there. They are a group that are trying to save the three WW1 Belfast Truss Hangars that are onsite, unfortunately...More

2  Thank Paul J
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Response from apophisguard | Reviewed this property |
Never heard of them - sorry. I just went for the 1940's weekend and that's what I reviewed. Please feel free to review it and mention them yourself!
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