Take on this iconic mile-long site and meet world-famous jet-planes, bi-planes, spy-planes and more at Europe’s largest air museum.

Prepare for a HUGE day out, book online.

Top things to see and do

  • IWM Conservator using a machine to strip paint from a Victor bomber
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    Evoke your senses

    Take in the unique and satisfying smells of aviation fuel as you come nose to nose with working historic aircraft in Conservation in Action.

  • Children looking at the B-52 Stratofortress
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    Understand the sense of scale

    Stand in awe at the size of the B-52 Stratofortress; an American built long range jet engine strategic bomber in the American Air Museum.

  • Spitfire take off against the green and brown fields at IWM Duxford
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    Feel the roar of a Spitfire engine

    Get the chance to see one of the country’s favourite fighter aircraft take to the skies on our live airfield.

     

  • B-17 Sally B parked at IWM Duxford
    Be in the movies

    Many movies have been filmed at IWM Duxford. See the vast space where a full size hangar was blown up for the film Battle of Britain then get up close to the Spitfire from Dunkirk and grab a selfie with the 'Fortress' Bomber from Memphis Belle.

  • Concorde at IWM Duxford
    Hop on the Concorde

    Board the passenger turbo-jet airliner that travelled faster than the speed of sound.

  • Family looking up at the Vulcan in AirSpace
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    Stare up into the belly of a beast

    Walk underneath the Avro Vulcan bomber and look up.

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

Don’t just take our word for it…

View from the upper floor across the exhibits in AirSpace
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Don’t just take our word for it…

What a great day out. There’s so much to see. How on earth they managed to get the B-52 inside I have no idea’ TripAdvisor Review

The site at IWM Duxford is a sprawling, multi-hangar aircraft and military machine extravaganza’ Facebook Review

From start to finish this museum just keeps on impressing’ TripAdvisor Review

Visit Duxford and save money

Duxford membership

Visit Duxford and save money

Book online in advance and save 10% on all tickets. Or buy an IWM membership from £35 and visit an unlimited number of times all year round (plus get free access to London’s warship experience HMS Belfast & the underground Second World War nerve centre Churchill War Rooms).