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Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Museum

The Airfield Manston Road | The Airfield, Manston CT12 5DF, England
+44 1843 821940
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fabulous museum

Fabulous museum packed with so many interesting exhibits. Wonderful staff who were very... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2016
Leonie51
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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
On the way home from a stay in Broadstairs

We were on our way home after a stay in Broadstairs, decided to have a look at the museum and get a... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
Linda M
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Biggleswade, United Kingdom
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“on display” (33 reviews)
“free entry” (20 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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The Airfield Manston Road | The Airfield, Manston CT12 5DF, England
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+44 1843 821940
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Fabulous museum packed with so many interesting exhibits. Wonderful staff who were very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Lots of fun souvenirs and factual books in the gift shop.

Thank Leonie51
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We were on our way home after a stay in Broadstairs, decided to have a look at the museum and get a welcomed cup of tea. The museum is free to enter which we were so surprised at, but donations are welcomed. The museum was...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This FREE entry museum is a wonderful find. It looks small from the outside but so much is packed into a compact space. There is an original WWII Spitfire and a Hawker Hurricane besides many other artefacts and treasures of the period. Some of the...More

Thank penelopeessence
Reviewed 9 September 2016

What a great way to look back on our war history and see first hand some of the war memorabilia. There are some wonderful tails to read about the brave men and wemen who gave their lives for their country. There are 2 aircraft, a...More

1  Thank Pat O
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Wow this museum is absolutely amazing, we had a lovely time here, a lot to see what with the Spitfire and Hurricane in superb refurbished condition and everything else here that is associated with WW2 well worth a visit its part of our heritage after...More

Thank Andy N
Reviewed 9 September 2016

i love this place, have visited loads of times with many friends and family. Lovely display, a wealth of information, well kept, good priced souviners, highly reccomend to all ages.

Thank Nikki M
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Very smart and well presented museum with good access. Regrettably not dog friendly so one of us had to wait outside while the other went in,, but some good exhibits.

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I visited with my young daughter, when we entered I was quizzed by one of the staff as to what we was doing there as I didn't look like we had an interest in planes! We was then followed around the museum by the said...More

1  Thank Seasidewreck
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Initially we were unsure about this as only the Spitfire and Hurricane were mentioned. These two are very well displayed and very close to the public. Plenty of information about them too. In the other building, admission £2.00, was well worth it. Up close to...More

Thank Peter_and_Tina
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Right across the way from the equally good RAF museum, the Spitfire Museum is free (though I would've happily paid to have entered) It's a fascinating bit of history and well worth a look.

Thank Louis R
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John C
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It's free to enter, though they like you to make a donation.
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