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Royal Air Force Museum Cosford

Shifnal TF11 8UP, England
+44 1902 376200
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A fantastic place for the aviation enthusiast and the general visitor

I have visited the RAF museum several times and I have been really impressed how the collection has... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Telford, United Kingdom
via mobile

Stopped here on a day when we had nothing planned. Spent half the day here. Staff was very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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The Royal Air Force Museum Cosford is located in Shropshire and offers a fun, entertaining day out for all the family. Housed in wartime hangars and in the National Cold War Exhibition, there is a huge display of aircraft and exhibits to explore.
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“all ages” (125 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Shifnal TF11 8UP, England
+44 1902 376200

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have visited the RAF museum several times and I have been really impressed how the collection has developed and been organised. The only cost is for parking. The way the aircraft are displayed in the Cold War Hangar is amazing with aircraft like English...More

Thank Tyke23
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped here on a day when we had nothing planned. Spent half the day here. Staff was very friendly. The layout and displays were really well done.

Thank hhurricane58
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As an ex-RAAF member, I have a long term interest in flying, aircraft and air forces. For me, I couldn't visit the area without visiting the RAF Museum. It is situated on an active airfield, now apparently used for aircrew training. Several huge buildings are...More

Thank Robin H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are a group of one of each 60, 70 and 80 year old. It was a fabulous place although it doesn't look very large it was very tiring. We will return to finish and take grand child. Lots of benches to rest on. Staff...More

Thank Beverly H
Reviewed 1 week ago

lots of great aircraft to see history kids can learn alot here good parking drinks and food from the cafe admission is free which help when there a big group of you highly reccommend a day at RAF Cosford ive been dozens of time some...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place was full of aircraft lovers, all having a great time in a well designed and informative series of hangars. The displays catered for all ages and it was good to see so many families enjoying a Grand Day Out. Catering could be improved,...More

Thank Di1920
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful range of aircraft and for any WW2 buff an absolute must with so many rare planes to see. Me410, JU 88 and Dinah for example . You could spend several hours and as it is virtually all inside weather not an issue.

Thank David T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum displays the aircraft and power plants that turned aviation ideas into reality. Experimental aircraft ,not seen elsewhere, that led to some of the best aircraft developed anywhere in the World are here with loads of information. Missiles used in the recent past form...More

Thank Neil and Carole E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I passed the sign for the museum on my way to the airport and was early so decided to stop for a look around. I was blown away by the place. I will definitely visit again when i have more time. Amazing exhibits and interactive...More

Thank Lee G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the area and thought we'd visit the museum to occupy ourselves whilst the girls went shopping. We arrived just as it opened, thinking that we would spend a few hours looking around the museum. HOW WRONG WAS I. We were actually the...More

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Is this place wheelchair friendly?
28 July 2016|
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Response from Amanda G | Reviewed this property |
The museum is brilliant for wheelchair users they even loan mobility scooters if u dont have one thats what i did as only have manual wheelchair there are plenty of disabled toilets aswell and everywhere is accessible... More
Are well behaved dogs allowed?
28 July 2016|
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Response from Tireejuniors | Reviewed this property |
I saw a few well behaved dogs
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Is it far from rail station
6 February 2016|
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
Approximately 0.8 miles from the station, a relatively flat walk with a small ascent to the museum entrance.