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This place holds a special place in my heart, as my father use too work on this site for over 30... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
Ian F
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Woodbridge, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit . . .

This is a well presented and informative museum - run by volunteers - very knowledgable with one... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
mandicoxosborne
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Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 January 2019

This place holds a special place in my heart, as my father use too work on this site for over 30 years, I use to be a postman delivering mail, to homes offices and the mail room. Sad times when it closed, went to the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ian F
Reviewed 11 December 2018

This is a well presented and informative museum - run by volunteers - very knowledgable with one volunteer that used to work on the base. . . . Watch out for any open days with added activities.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mandicoxosborne
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

A very interesting museum, absolutely packed with items from the Cold War. You could easily spend a couple of hours here

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sozlovesholisays
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my two hours at this museum. In fact, I wish that I had been able to spend more time there. The exhibits are all well-presented and relevant, telling the story off the two bases very well. The former USAF Master Sergeant who...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

This is a super, super day out with an interesting site, knowledgable and friendly volunteers and a find the alien check sheet which we thoroughly enjoyed having visited Rendlesham the day before. I think its becoming a cool UFO hangout and the food in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Lorrylingo
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The welcome by the volunteers at this compact and atmospheric museum is so genuine and with serious knowledge of the subject. First one sees an A10 plane outside which is the main tank buster plane and up to 120 of these were based in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Roger C
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I visited the museum the last weekend it was open last season, and had a very good experience! Lots of friendly volunteers with tons of knowledge about the place, the equipment, and the operations that took place here when this place was an important operational...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank johsme
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Great time at this museum hot sunny day, nice to get up close to some aircraft lots to see inside nice little coffee shop will visit again

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Baz P
Reviewed 13 July 2018

It was surprising . The Museum had a lot to offer in its displays and the importance of USAF in Europe.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank BobHud55
Reviewed 4 July 2018

This museum really is a little gem. For one who grew up during the cold war the operations room and 'Battle box' are no big surprise, but the effort that has gone into changing a former NBC hardened bunker into a worthwhile place to visit...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Jonnrichard
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Hi sorry did not get an alert for your question. The museum is now closed for the winter. the museum is open the first and third Sunday of the month and bank holidays from April until October We had a great time, enjoy... More
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