Make the most of your visit to IWM Duxford this summer by taking part in our exciting family activities. Come and meet veterans and eyewitnesses of conflict and hear their stories. See if you can design the perfect paper plane and beat our record or become an Aeroplane Investigator with our conservation team. And get a chance to explore the inside of our York transport aircraft which was used during the Berlin Airlift.

Discussion

We Were There: Meet Veterans and Eyewitnesses

Discussion

We Were There: Meet Veterans and Eyewitnesses

Every Thursday until 30 August
IWM Duxford
A chance to meet veterans and eyewitnesses, to hear their personal stories of conflict and ask questions.
meeting eyewitnesses at IWM
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Experience

Build an aeroplane: do you have what it takes?

Experience

Build an aeroplane: do you have what it takes?

Every Wednesdays and Friday until 30 August
IWM Duxford
Could you be an aeroplane designer? Try your hand at our family paper plane challenges, become a record breaker.
IWM Duxford, Children running between planes
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Experience

Aeroplane Investigators: From Mini-Beasts to Melting Metal

Experience

Aeroplane Investigators: From Mini-Beasts to Melting Metal

Every Tuesday, 31 July to 28 August
IWM Duxford
Calling all aeroplane investigators! We need your help to keep our iconic aircraft in tip top condition.
AEROPLANE INVESTIGATORS: FROM MINI-BEASTS TO MELTING METAL
Learning session

Flying a York in the Berlin Airlift

Learning session

Flying a York in the Berlin Airlift

Wednesday 15 August and Wednesday 29 August 2018
IWM Duxford
Duxford Aviation Society invites families on board the Avro York; learn about the Berlin Airlift.
An Avro York aircraft (MW105) of RAF Transport Command getting ready for take off at Wunstorf, Germany during the Berlin Airlift.
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Tickets

Book online and save 10% or become a member for a year of unlimited free admission.

ONLINE ADMISSIONS (including donation) ONLINE ADMISSIONS (excluding donation)

Adult

£17.10 £15.55

Child

(5-15, under 5's free) Must be accompanied by an adult

£8.55 £7.75

Family tickets available

From £29.05 From £26.40

Whats On at IWM Duxford

  • Family enjoying a Supermarine Spitfire
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    Whats on at IWM Duxford

    Discover other amazing activities that are happening at IWM Duxford this summer.

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    Air Shows

    Great value events filled with thrilling flying, showground entertainment and entry to our award winning museum, IWM Duxford. Tickets on sale now.