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Farnborough Air Sciences Trust Museum

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A Must Visit for All

Well I didn't really have much expectations about this place but boy was I wrong. Visited nice and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
andya2z
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Living in Farnborough for a few years now, i am ashamed to say i have never been to this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lisa g
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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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Please note that the Museum is open to the public on Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holiday Mondays only. Please call ahead to avoid disappointment. Group visits can be booked on Tuesdays or Thursdays for a small charge. Farnborough Air Sciences Museum...more
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Trenchard House 85 Farnborough Road | Trenchard House, Farnborough GU14 6TF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well I didn't really have much expectations about this place but boy was I wrong. Visited nice and early on a Sunday Morning. Easy to find and simple parking. Variety of planes and cockpits outside but the goodies were inside. All those pieces of history...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Living in Farnborough for a few years now, i am ashamed to say i have never been to this place..untill this year! Escorting tye children i work with wr have a great time. There is so much history from our town its amazing. The reconstructed...More

Thank lisa g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son is very interested in military aircraft so we thought this would be a good visit - it was, but it was also interesting for the rest of the family as well. The first thing you see is the statue of Cody at the...More

Thank JohnB240
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a. Must visit for anyone with even the slightest interest in anything that flys. It has a amazing reconstruction of the Cody flyer Britains first attempts at aviation (flown by a yank) it had a wide range of other iconic aircraft from the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Absolutely adored this growing museum of flight and history of flight from the local area. The investment of ensuring this part of Farnborough's history stays in people's mind is absolutely wonderful. The volunteers were also exceptionally helpful, informative, and full of decades worth of experience....More

Thank Abi K
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Farnborough is the home of aviation. I am not an aviation enthusiast but live locally and dropped in recently at a weekend ..The museum is only open at weekends . The most interesting aspect is the volunteer staff mostly who worked at the RAE who...More

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 1 October 2018

All due to the hard work of volunteers & it’s free. There is lots of interesting things & there is always someone around t9 tell you about it.

Thank James H
Reviewed 23 September 2018

A band of volunteers run this small but interesting museum. A range of aircraft to be seen, a number in RAE raspberry ripple colours. Interesting artefacts in side the small building and of course the Cody Replica can be seen.More

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SecretaryCLP, Secretary at Farnborough Air Sciences Trust Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. As volunteers we are all passionate about the Museum & passing on our knowledge about the history of aviation at Farnborough & the work of the RAE. Reviews such as yours really do...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018

The museum all ran by volunteers who kindly give up their time to keep the history of British aviation alive. All the staff were so very friendly, helpful and extremely knowledgeable, just talking to them you felt the passion they had for the place. The...More

Thank Peter F
SecretaryCLP, Secretary at Farnborough Air Sciences Trust Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. As volunteers it is the best reward that we can get when our enthusiasm is appreciated by our visitors.

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

A small but full of information museum. Myself and my partner was staying at a hotel just across the road and found ourselves visiting late one Saturday afternoon. Free entry! (Believe it should be charged..) was greeted by a lovely man who fed us plenty...More

Thank Laura C
SecretaryCLP, Secretary at Farnborough Air Sciences Trust Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. As volunteers it is the best reward that we can get when our efforts are appreciated. We aim to keep entry free for as long as possible & rely on donations....More

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Belinda E
26 June 2018|
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Response from SecretaryCLP | Property representative |
Hello there, Dogs are very welcome in most parts of the Museum, as long as they are kept under close control. The main exception is the upstairs Coffee Lounge. Thank you.
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Christopher P
24 March 2018|
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Response from Amanda M | Reviewed this property |
There is small cafe onsite
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Stephen H
27 April 2017|
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Response from SecretaryCLP | Property representative |
Entrance at weekends is free, but donations are gratefully accepted. There is also free onsite parking. the Museum is open from 10am-4pm weekends and is also open this Bank Holiday Monday.
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