Welcome to Bournemouth Aviation Museum
Our aim is to provide an interesting and informative visit for people of all ages and to share the enjoyment of the exciting world of aviation
Our museum is a truly hands-on experience. We have many interactive exhibits with most of our aircraft cockpits available for you to actually sit inside. From the famous English Electric Lightning to the mighty Westland Wessex Helicopter - all are available for you to view up close.
A visit to the museum is a memorable and educational time out. You will learn about the variety of exhibits and their various operational roles as well as getting an insight into the local aviation heritage. Located adjacent to the airport and open daily you are sure to catch a glimpse of the live action right on our doorstep.
Once your visit is complete why not visit our shop where we have some exciting ideas of gifts and a heaven for anyone interested in aviation. You can even visit the shop without entering the museum, just in case you fancy browsing the aviation memorabilia.
|Bournemouth Aviation Museum would like it to be known that it has no relationship with Matthew Wilkes other than the fact that it purchased 2 exhibits from him about a year ago. Mr Wilkes does not and has not any involvement with the running of the museum.
Please check the news page for the latest updates on the 1-11, 737, PA28 and Victor Cockpit.
The 1-11 is finally upright and sat in place, ready for the next stage!
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|Admission Prices||Opening Hours|
|£6 for adults
£3 3-16 yrs old
Free for under 3s
|Oct 26th 2014 to March 28th 2015 open daily - 10am to 4pm (last entry 3pm)
March 29th 2015 to Oct 25th 2015 open daily - 10am to 5pm
Closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day. Open on New Years Day.