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Fleet Air Arm Museum

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The Fleet Air Arm Museum will thrill the whole family. Get up close and personal with Europe's largest collection of Naval aircraft and see the first British Concorde.You'll 'Fly' by helicopter to the replica flight deck of the Ark Royal where two...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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B3151 | RNAS Yeovilton, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8HT, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent, full of so many interesting things to see here, you could easily spend all day. We had only 2-3hrs so will definitely go again. Do remember if you pay gift aid you have the ticket for the year. Everyone happy in their jobs and...More

Thank Maggie I
Reviewed 2 days ago

Have driven past this place a few times in the past, finally made the effort to visit and glad we did. We were lucky that we were able to go in a Friday when it wasn't too busy and spent 4-5 hours wandering around, great...More

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FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Adam for stopping for a visit to our Museum. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 3 days ago

What a day, we where visiting from Germany and we expected a nice museum but not one so interactive. All the exhibits and information are beyond what we expected to see,read and listen to. A real treat was talking to a chap who volunteered there...More

Thank Cornelia T
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much Cornelia for your positive feedback. We are delighted that you had such a great visit and appreciate you taking the time to tell others about it. Maybe we will see you again in the future.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited here as my father had served in the Fleet Air Arm in WW2. Covers the whole history of the Fleet Air Arm with emphasis on the world wars these we found the most interesting areas. some of the other areas we found confusing and...More

Thank Garry W
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Garry for your feedback. We hope you can visit us again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very rainy day and whilst on a weeks holiday to Somerset we met up with some friends. What to do on a rainy day? Oh WOW we couldn’t have chosen better. The museum is fascinating and so informative. I was moved to tears reading...More

Thank BunnyFamily
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your positive review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our Museum and hope you will visit us again one day.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The exhibits are well-arranged, with good interactive description panels, so you can choose how much information you want to see. I particularly liked the raised walkways, so you can get an overview of each of the halls. It was nice to see the feature about...More

Thank Mike C
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Mike for taking the time to leave feedback following your visit. We would love to be able to display all the aircraft in our collection under one roof and at the same time but sadly with nearly 100 air frames , this is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Now that’s got your attention, lots of people only read the negatives. It was on a Wednesday early afternoon, in red hot October sunshine. We visited as we are frequently woken by the windows and roof of the house rattling by low flying (day and...More

Thank happyfarmers
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you to the Happy Farmers for such a lovely review although we did have a moment seeing the title! We are so pleased that you enjoyed using our lovely children's play area and our cafe and please do come and see us again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good interactive things to do and lots of aeroplanes to look. Going inside a Concord was interesting. The aircraft carrier experience was good if a little dated given the new carriers we now have. One of the ladies at the front desk didn’t seem to...More

Thank Anthony R
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback Anthony. I will ensure that is passed onto our duty manager. Hopefully you will visit us again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing day for anyone with the slightest interest in aviation history. Lots of planes to view across a 100 year span. Great models of the carriers and warships. Many interactive exhibits to keep children interested. Highlight of course was Concorde and the opportunity to go...More

Thank SamanthaD2909
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Samantha. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit and especially seeing inside our Concorde. We hope you will visit again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are 4 halls that cover a range of different aircraft from the very early years on the 1900s through to the 21st century. Probably the main attraction is the Concorde 002 which was one of the prototypes. We spent over 4 hours here and...More

Thank ChrisGandTheBean
FAAMUS, Manager at Fleet Air Arm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback and its good to hear that you enjoyed the Museum. We are currently experiencing difficulty with some of the technology in the Carrier Experience but we are working hard to correct this so please do come back and see us...More

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Lorraine B
6 October 2018|
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Hi Lorraine. I can confirm that only assistance dogs are permitted within the Museum although dogs are welcome in designated areas of the car park and grass outside. Hope this helps.
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Yoel K
18 July 2018|
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Good morning. The Museum is a bit out of the way I am afraid, Most of our rail customers take a taxi from the train station and there is a taxi rank at all local stations. If you do decide to use this option, I recommend... More
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AmbersMate
7 June 2018|
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Good morning. Under 5s are free to enter the Museum which is partly because they will get less out of it than older children. Having said that, there are lots of things for little ones to do. We have dressing up, colouring... More
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