Monday 27 December – Sunday 2 January 2022

Drop in, 10am – 3pm

IWM Duxford


Free event with general admission

Get approved for take-off by exploring four activity stations dedicated to the Spitfire inside IWM Duxford’s Conservation Hall.

Families are invited to grab a pre-flight checklist and get hands on with practical challenges. Discover the science behind wing design, the forces of flight, fuel consumption and engine power, before making and testing a propeller.

Recommended for families with children aged 7-14. Check out the Visit Planning Point upon arrival for the most up-to-date daily schedule.

New for this December, this activity enhances the Spitfire: Evolution of an Icon exhibition experience for families.

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