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The Royal Air Force Museum London

Grahame Park Way | Colindale, London NW9 5LL, England
+44 20 8205 2266
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Grahame Park Way | Colindale, London NW9 5LL, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've been to military aviation museums all over the U.S. and other countries, and this has some of the most unique aircraft I've seen. Rare German aircraft like the Heinkel He 111, Me 109 and the Stuka are on display. British biplanes and Spitfires and...More

Thank BillandPatty2013
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is a great place to visit for everyone, even those not fans of planes (such as myself). Very interesting and big museum!

Thank BrunelStudent2222
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The number of aircraft packed into these enormous hangers is outstanding. It's difficult to get a real appreciation of the size of an airplane until one sees it up close. Here you get just that. Some of the jet aircraft are huge. The variety of...More

Thank Shane H
Reviewed 2 days ago

After visiting the Imperial war museum a few years ago I thought it was a good idea to come to this quite remote area in London to see more of the Royal Navy in it's own museum. To be honest, I expected more ! Probably...More

Thank eMBieAntwerp
Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited this museum at the end of my trip to the UK. It is a bit far from London, and transportation could be tricky sometimes. The best way to reach this museum is to take a train from Camden (Northern line to Colindale, from...More

Thank Ardementozo
Reviewed 4 days ago

As expected very military and sponsored by a national lottery. A lot of work going on so some of exhibits were out of bounds.

Thank rodgerr539
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Although it's hidden away, the satnav and then the street signs got us to the most amazing museum. Where else can you walk amongst and touch what to most of us are usually a little dot in the sky. The history was breathtaking, a snapshot...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is our second visit. Good for all ages. Our grandson who is 4 is very interested in the Spitfire having heard so much about it from his grandad. You pay for parking but once inside museum it is free - but you can leave...More

Thank 41lady
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited with my 5yr old daughter and she really enjoyed looking at all the planes. The staff were really friendly. We stopped in the cafe for a break whilst my partner sat in the Spitfire! Lovely family day out.

Thank JulesA73
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very impressive museum with real pieces from the 20th Century. Lovely to visit to whom have passion for flights!

Thank niasape
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ccliff5
Thank you for your previous response regarding bus stops - You mention that if you take the Colindale Underground that there is a stop right across from your gates. Would you then, recommend that we stay at a hotel that is near the Colindale Underground station ? Sorry - we are totally unfamiliar with the London area, and are having trouble determining the best area to book a hotel Thank you
25 September 2016|
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Response from RAFMuseum | Property representative |
Hi, a possible easier solution would be for you to stay in a hotel in Central London and using the Northern Line get a Tube (Underground Train) to Colindale Station, taking the Edgware Branch of the Northern Line. At... More
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ccliff5
Does the Hop On Hop Off Bus stop there ?
9 September 2016|
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Response from RAFMuseum | Property representative |
The 303 bus which runs from both Mill Hill Broadway, travelling South to Colindale, or from Colindale Underground Station travelling North to Edgware will drop you directly outside our Main Gates. For further details on how... More
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Dale A
Does the museum have a cloakroom or bag drop facility where my son and I can leave our rucksacks? Thanks
15 July 2016|
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Response from RAFMuseum | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, yes we do have facilities for you to leave your ruck-sack with us either at Main Reception or Conference Reception. This is a free service and you will be given a numbered token to pick up your item after... More
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