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Museum of Berkshire Aviation

Mohawk Way | Woodley, Reading RG5 4UE, England
+44 118 944 8089
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Large collection

Spent an interesting two hours there could have been longer. The building is crammed with unusual... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Roger B
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Flackwell Heath, United Kingdom
Small Museum Huge Level of Interest

This is a great little gem of a museum. It's packed full of interesting exhibits from full aircraft... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Philip P
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Spent an interesting two hours there could have been longer. The building is crammed with unusual artefacts. Not to good for young children. At £3.50 to get in with free parking also refreshment area and toilets on site. Brown signs from the A4.

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great little gem of a museum. It's packed full of interesting exhibits from full aircraft to many models and photographs of all the history of aviation in Berkshire. The staff are some of the most friendly I have encountered in museums. They...More

Thank Philip P
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Very welcoming museum with knowledgeable staff and free parking alongside, lots of technical stuff but also a few things to entertain children too. Be aware that they aren't currently able to accept card payments however..

Thank moxox
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

An mpressive museum that is not too big. A really lovely and enthusistic volunteer showed us round, making the visit very, very interesting. A great way to spend an hour or 2 and learn about some local flying history. It's where Douglas Bader crashed! I...More

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Combined a walk through Dintan Pastures with a stop in at museum. Our son (almost 2) loved the displays, especially getting to sit in a helicopter, highlight for him. Its not very big but jam packed and perfect size for a quick visit. Will be...More

Thank MKC12345
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Absolutely lovely staff, you can ask any questions. One plane outside, everything else is inside. If the weather is miserable, you'll definitely will have a good time inside. It's fun to see everyday objects how did they look like and worked when they were invented.

Thank bfanett
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A Fairy Gannet to gliders with lots in between. Allow more time to see the treasures here . Miles aviation figures extensively from prototype to products that made it into production. Upstairs is a plethora of aviation concepts And ingenious solution s to make flying...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I visited again after previously visiting twenty years ago. The days it is signposted, got an adjoining car park and a great insight into Berkshire aviation. Lots to see and read up on. Very small, but lots of exhibits and really nicely arranged. £3.50 for...More

Thank Stumpy12345
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely little museum on the edge of the former Woodley Airfield (Reading Aerodrome). Staff were very warm and welcoming, informative / knowledgeable and helpful. The museum is packed with lots of interesting artefacts and articles covering the rich aviation heritage of Berkshire, mainly covering Woodley...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I visited this place with my father earlier today and one adult and a senior citizen was only £6.50! The building is packed fully of aircraft and aviation history and is well worth a visit. The Fairey Aviation Jet Gyrodyne is the jewel in the...More

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Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays 10:30 - 5:00. Closed all other days.
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