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Interesting...but limited to the old house

There’s some interesting history here but it’s separate from the airfield and is limited to display... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brentwood, Essex
wings and wheels event

Had the privalidge of attending an event on the actual airfield near the runway, multitudes of RC... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Andy B
London, United Kingdom
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The museum is situated in the village of North Weald at what was the main entrance to the former Royal Air Force North Weald fighter base.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Hurricane Way, North Weald CM16 6AA, England
+44 1992 523010
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There’s some interesting history here but it’s separate from the airfield and is limited to display cases, wall posters, pictures etc. The volunteers are knowledgeable and helpful and I’d love to big the place up in recognition of their hard work and time. I’d hoped...More

Thank pattleg
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Had the privalidge of attending an event on the actual airfield near the runway, multitudes of RC Models and trains excellent 2 days, if and when the event is on again it's a must visit

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I visited the museum on a charity open day. There were many visitors there and this highlighted how small the building is. There is loads of information though, if you want to know what happened to the area during ww2 then this is the place...More

Thank dasmoose
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I loved this museum. Set in about 6 rooms of an old house, the museum is absolutely packed with exhibits. A lot of it is directly relevant to North Weald, but some to the RAF in general. Uniforms, models, posters, aircraft parts. Wow! There were...More

Thank emuslushy
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We drove out to North Weald to check out this little local museum which focuses on the history of the RAF squadrons that flew out of the North Weald airbase. The poignant and interesting collection is housed in five rooms. A nice size, managed by...More

1  Thank 30statesJo
Reviewed 18 January 2017

North Weald Airfield has a 1 mile concrete runway, the staff are helpful and pleasant, two cafe's restaurants on site with viewing of takeoffs.landings also a licenced bar in the style of WW11 Avgas is one of the cheapest in the country, there is usually...More

1  Thank dave b
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

What a great place to spend a few hours - genuine WW2 facilities with a welcoming and invested staff - the history of the place is evident and proudly displayed.

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Went to fill in a few hours on a Sunday afternoon. Absolutely loved it. £2 for an adult to get in, if I'm honest that's cheap, I'd have happily paid another 50p to a £1 on top of that. It's filled with artefacts, pictures and...More

Thank IvanB1743
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A little war museum with relics from the last two wars.good enough to spend a good hour.a friendly airforce officer was helpful with any questions.

Thank Famagusta2014
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Great little day out if your into planes or not! I as it happens am not but the staff are friendly everything is readable priced and there's always a local plane spotter on hand to elaborate on anything at all! I very nearly took up...More

Thank missefreeman
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9 September 2018|
Response from pattleg | Reviewed this property |
From web. Which you could have looked up yourself. 12pm til 5pm, last entry 4pm. Saturday and Sunday, and Bank Holidays. April til November