Weekends

Drop in, 10am-4pm

IWM North

Free

IWM North D-Day 80 Sticker
Take part in IWM's D-Day 80 activities and earn a D-Day 80 sticker.

Stories to inspire with free fun-packed activities

Spend family time learning together at IWM North. Join us every weekend for free family activities and adventure trails.

 

A mother and her son look into a drawer at IWM North. A bright light shines out of the drawer, illuminating their faces.
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Story Seekers

D-Day Disguise and Deception

Weekends | Drop in, 10am-4pm
Main Exhibition Space

Explore objects and photographs and hear real stories detailing methods of disguise and deception used by the Allies leading up to D-Day. 

From dropping dummy paratroopers known as 'Ruperts' to building fake tanks to trick the Germans, learn more with the Story Seekers trolley and new gallery activity sheet.

 

IWM Family Membership

Archie_Family Membership

IWM family membership is great value and offers a host of benefits. Explore and discover IWM branches, including IWM Duxford, Churchill War Rooms and HMS Belfast – places where history happened.

Be part of it. Join IWM with a family membership and you'll get unlimited free entry to all of our charging sites. Other benefits include fast track entry, 10% discount on Duxford Air Shows tickets, free entry to IWM Duxford Flying Days and much more!

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