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Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum

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Blown in and bowled over

Visited as a group of eleven ageing sailors plus 2 dogs, all the way from neighbouring Rock and on... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Truro, United Kingdom
Oh My Goodness A Must Visit

Our first visit here last week and it was amazing. How it was built and run and all the artefacts... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
South West England, United Kingdom
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| Nottles Park, Davidstow, Camelford PL32 9YF, England
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All reviews armed forces hard work and dedication fantastic collection huge collection self service air raid shelter air force introductory film this place by accident royal navy guard room run by volunteers on display couple of hours few hours interesting exhibits great place to visit
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited as a group of eleven ageing sailors plus 2 dogs, all the way from neighbouring Rock and on probably the windiest day of the year. Our planning for this group trip had been accommodated with relaxed precision by the museum's main man and owner...More

Thank greenwoodtree
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our first visit here last week and it was amazing. How it was built and run and all the artefacts they have here. Truly inspiring. Only £6pp as well. Fair prices and so much to and see. Our dogs certainly enjoyed it. Will be back...More

Thank MrsW1911
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the best Museum's I've visited. Very knowledgeable staff and lot's of free parking. 5☆☆☆☆☆........

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fabulous private museum, great value for all the work & passion for local War history, tying in more for those from further afield - including us, from Launceston, Tasmania Australia. Loved personalized info from Steve & Shiela, great job.

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 4 days ago

very enjoyable visit amazing amount of hard work has gone into making this museum a must see if in this part of Cornwall. This is second visit and still find the place absolutely fascinating.The owners are so enthusiastic and rightly so they have a lot...More

Thank Paradise662935
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed in Davidstow and the museum is write on the door step, the museum if full of artefacts and memorabilia from the war. It was an air base during the war which was restored by an ex air force commander and they have done a...More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were staying Camelford, and the weather was terrible! The museum is formed of several separate buildings - dry inside, but you get damp walking between them! There was a lot more to see than we were expecting and all exhibits well presented. Nice to...More

Thank Jools_DevonUK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been aware of museum for some time but never visited. Was very impressed with it - so much to see and so well set out. We spent over two hours happily viewing the different exhibitions and displays. Staff were friendly and helpful and so...More

Thank GJA60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the rear of the 2 museum's but are unconnected. They are both worth a visit.The front museum deals entirely with WW2 and mainly history of Airbase. The rear museum(which is larger and will take up more time) not only deals with WW2 but...More

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far the best little museum, so much in a small museum and so much knowledge. They live and breathe the whole site. The experience was a joy.

Thank Adrian D
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Joe H
9 July 2018|
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Response from Morchardbob | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but I don't see why not. There is very little traffic and there are no signs to guide you as to propriety Bob
Joe H
9 July 2018|
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Response from johnupv5 | Reviewed this property |
The museum does not own the runways which I believe belong to a farmer who keeps a flock of sheep on them. The museum probably know who to contact, maybe worth a phone call.