IWM Duxford

Free event with general admission

De Havilland Mosquito T.35

In AirSpace you can get up-close to some of the most famous aircraft in the world, including the Lancaster, Spitfire, Concorde and Vulcan.

Explore around and underneath the aircraft. Get to know how they fly, how they’re made and discover the impact they’ve made on your world.

Thank you to all the very generous donors of AirSpace. The support of our donors allowed IWM to build AirSpace and the continued donations allow IWM to ensure the space is always conserved, protected and developed for our visitors to enjoy. Thank you very much.

AirSpace: Spotlight

  • Black and white image of Lancaster and crew
    © IWM (CH 15165)

    Avro Lancaster Mk.X

    The Lancaster is one of the most recognised allied bombers of the Second World War, famous for it's role in the Dambusters raid.


    Our Lancaster forms part of the British and Commonwealth aircraft display in AirSpace.


    Join one of our expert IWM guides on The Inside View: The Lancaster, a behind-the-ropes exploration of this iconic aircraft and a rare chance to climb inside.

  • Concorde at IWM Duxford

    Concorde 101

    Climb aboard Concorde 101 of the British Airliner Collection, built to fly over twice the speed of sound. Prepare to meet a record holder.


    Concorde 101 is open daily from 10:30am till 3pm, hosted by a member of the Duxford Aviation Society. 


  • Airborne Forces jeep display in AirSpace

    Airborne Assault Museum

    Airborne Assault is the Regimental Museum of the Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces and tells the stories of the soldiers who go to war from the air.


    The museum can be found next to the Avro Lancaster in AirSpace, entrance is free with general admission.