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Fantastic hidden gem

Me & my partner have been wanting to visit here for ages but just never got round to it, but today... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jobyjugs
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Hidden Gem just off the M56, so easily missed.

Went here on the Heritage open day series in September. Didn't know what to expect but the basic... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Cycling_Brian
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The Hangars Airfield Way | Airfield Way, Ellesmere Port CH65 1BQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me & my partner have been wanting to visit here for ages but just never got round to it, but today we made the effort to go and we are both so glad we did. I’ve lived in Ellesmere Port all my life and never...More

Thank jobyjugs
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Went here on the Heritage open day series in September. Didn't know what to expect but the basic tour lasts about an hour or so. There was also a free bus tour in a historic bus of the surrounding area visiting points of historic interest....More

Thank Cycling_Brian
Reviewed 31 August 2018

This was a very interesting tour- run by volunteers. Not suited for young kids as it is an informative not interactive tour. Lovely to see such enthusiasm!

Thank rachieroberts
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

Thank Margaret287
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
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

Thank apophisguard
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
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

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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

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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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