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The Helicopter Museum

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The Helicopter Museum

Very good and interesting. Plenty of helicopters to see and a lot of interesting reading about the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
alankie
Enthralling and very interesting

Excellent day out, exhibits were very well presented, the Grandchildren were enthralled and kept on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
smtcnc
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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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The Helicopter Museum in Weston-super-Mare is the largest dedicated Rotorcraft Collection in the world, with over 80 helicopters displayed inside the museum's iconic hangar! Favourites include two of the Queen’s Royal Flight helicopters, the world...more
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Locking Moor Road, Weston-super-Mare BS24 8PP, England
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All reviews on display open cockpit gift aid great collection main hanger large collection couple of hours run by volunteers interesting place play area a small gift shop special events pot of tea nice cafe few hours rainy day free entry
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An interesting visit. The gentlemen in the group enjoyed the visit but the child not so much as it was not an open cockpit day. We couldn’t do an open cockpit day as we leave before the next one. Nevertheless children done in 30mins as...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good and interesting. Plenty of helicopters to see and a lot of interesting reading about the particular helicopters.

Thank alankie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent day out, exhibits were very well presented, the Grandchildren were enthralled and kept on asking Questions, even late into the evening when we were at home.

Thank smtcnc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

dont bother wasting your money worst attraction in weston super mare just a big scrap yard of old helicopters, says its the biggest its not and there are better including going to yevoiloton just down the roadMore

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heli007, Marketing Assistant at The Helicopter Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Steven, I am sorry to hear you are unsatisfied with your visit to our Registered Charity/Museum. Our team of volunteers work very hard in maintaining our collection of 80+ helicopters with many hours spent caring for, cleaning and restoring our historic collection of aircraft....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found the Helicopter museum quite by accident and, having visited the Fleet Air Arm, thought we would pay it a visit. This is a smallish museum, but there are loads of helicopters inside and on ethe day we went, there was access to one...More

Thank Stacey W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing collection of helicopters and associated paraphernalia. The museum in the old pilots' building/control tower is also well worth a visit.

Thank Simon H
heli007, Marketing Assistant at The Helicopter Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Simon, Thank you for your kind review! Our Pilot's Block only opened to the public last year and has certainly proved popular. We hope to see you again soon! Kindest Regards The Helicopter Museum (Registered Charity No. 281053)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the only museums in the world dedicated solely to helicopters and it contains examples from all around the globe. All shapes and sizes and even one or two types I hadn’t heard of. If you like taking photos, the exhibits are...More

Thank peejaybee2014
heli007, Marketing Assistant at The Helicopter Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your kind review of the museum! We are glad you enjoyed your visit. As you are likely aware, we are currently going through maintenance on the site, to improve facilities and add a little more space! This means next year we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this museum today with friends, and absolutely loved it. Fantastic collection of aircraft, all well presented with a wealth of information. Had something to eat in the cafe which has a range of cakes that are cheaply priced, appear to be home made and...More

Thank AlexTheJock
heli007, Marketing Assistant at The Helicopter Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Alex, Thank you for the review! We are glad you enjoyed your visit (and the cake!) Kindest Regards The Helicopter Museum Team (Registered Charity No. 281053)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited last year, the museum is very interesting and have a large collection of Helicopters, there's a Café and gift shop on site, and staff are friendly, helpful and welcoming

Thank JamesS5478
heli007, Marketing Assistant at The Helicopter Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello James, Thank you for the review, we hope you can visit again in future! Kind Regards The Helicopter Museum Team (Registered Charity No. 281053)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an interesting place, even though it was raining we still did the behind the scenes tour, saw many helicopters outside, unfortunately you can take pictures of everything but cannot put online any of the ones outside ( the reserve collection) the tour guides were...More

Thank nicktasker
heli007, Marketing Assistant at The Helicopter Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Nick, Thank you for your kind review! So glad you had an enjoyable and entertaining visit! And thank you for sharing the lovely photographs! Kindest Regards The Helicopter Museum Team (Registered Charity No. 281053)

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Dave H
3 August 2018|
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Response from heli007 | Property representative |
2018 Museum Admission Prices: Adults - £7.50 Children (4-15) - £4.50 Senior/Concession- £6.50 Family (2 Adults & 2 Children) - £20.00 Family (2 Adults & 3 Children) - £22.00 Please Gift Aid your ticket at no extra cost for... More
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AnniePeck12
1 October 2017|
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It is a few miles inland with no real public transport links
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Its quite a ways out from the station and not walking distance. We were staying close by the museum and had our own transport so it was easy for us to get there, etc. I'm not sure if there is a local bus service to there... More
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