Imperial War Museum

Museum and Military Base
Duxford, Duxford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QR
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  • Today
    • 8:00 AM–4:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 9:00 AM–2:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 7:00 AM–4:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 7:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 9:00 AM–2:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 8:00 AM–11:00 AM
    • 1:00 PM–2:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 7:00 AM–3:00 PM
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  • "... been in UK so far. The airshow is something special, to see those warbirds..." (3 tips)
  • "... Flying Fortresses, Spitfires, Hurricanes and Lancasters" (3 tips)
  • "... best place to see old warbirds fly...airshows here are not to be missed..." (2 tips)
  • Battlefield H.

    Personally I think this is the best military museum I've visited in Britain; there is so much to do & see here, with friendly & helpful staff, and excellent facilities. Not to be missed!

    Battlefield H. · August 19, 2010
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  • Ward H.

    If you visit in a week prior to airshows you can watch the practice flights. Sometimes better than the show! But the shows are worth a visit also. One of the best collections in the World.

    Ward H. · April 7, 2010
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  • Deborah L.

    Fabulous flight line .. Full of Spits at #DuxfordAirShow

    Deborah L. · September 3, 2011
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  • Paul V.

    Try the sausage rolls in the restaurant!

    Paul V. · August 17, 2011
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  • Roy S.

    Allow a full day - well worth a visit -

    Roy S. · April 27, 2011
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  • Kelly G.

    The best place to see old warbirds fly...airshows here are not to be missed especially if you like B-17 Flying Fortresses, Spitfires, Hurricanes and Lancasters

    Kelly G. · September 18, 2010
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  • Peter B.

    Fantastic day out, facilities and exhibits are some of the best I have seen.

    Peter B. · September 8, 2010
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  • Kai S.

    £3.85 for a egg mayo sandwich. BRING YOUR OWN FOOD

    Kai S. · October 21, 2013
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  • Donna m.

    There is one problem i have found the food and drink here is way over price, i would bring your own when possible.

    Donna m. · May 27, 2012
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  • Steven S.

    Winter hours start Sunday the 24 Oct. The museum will be open from 10am-4pm.

    Steven S. · October 22, 2010
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  • Steve S.

    Excellent place to visit, make sure you get there early and can spend the whole day there. It is a huge site.

    Steve S. · March 23
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  • Matti W.

    Take a pack-up the Mess restaurant charges a small fortune. £7.10 for a panini and bottle of Drench squash!

    Matti W. · November 6, 2013
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  • Sorin S.

    Where there is a show, arrive before 9:30 to avoid the queues. Also go to the car before the show is officially over, to avoid loosing another 1-2 hours due to the traffic.

    Sorin S. · July 14, 2013
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  • Andy R.

    Great new exhibits to see even when no air show on (you may be lucky to catch some though). Food and drink a bit expensive though.

    Andy R. · June 18, 2013
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  • Ben

    Go to the American hanger first and work your way back to avoid the crowds.

    Ben · April 14, 2013
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  • Jonathan G.

    Shuts early in winter Cafe at 3:30 shop around 4.

    Jonathan G. · February 23, 2013
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  • Jules A.

    Free entry on Remembrance Sunday

    Jules A. · November 11, 2012
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  • Paolo T.

    One of the best military museums I've been in UK so far. The airshow is something special, to see those warbirds flying and hearing them in the smell of gasoline, that's entirely another story!

    Paolo T. · September 9, 2012
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  • Ian T.

    Never get tired of Duxford. Well presented, great staff and exhibits, added bonus of seeing a Spitfire practice!

    Ian T. · June 10, 2012
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  • Jonathan P.

    Bring your own food and use the eating space in Hangar 1. Food at the restaurant is ridiculously expensive!

    Jonathan P. · January 29, 2012
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  • Paul B.

    Check for winter closures

    Paul B. · November 5, 2011
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  • Steven S.

    Land Warfare Hall and hanger 3 will close 31 October. They will open for half terms and christmas. Check the website

    Steven S. · October 23, 2010
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  • Adrian B.

    Check the skies around IWM Duxford on the days before air shows. Today there was a Spitfire buzzing the M11. Read more

    Adrian B. · September 1, 2010
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  • Chris G.

    Home to the only member of the Blackbird family outside the United States. SR-71A, serial number 61-7962, set a flight altitude record of 85,069 feet in July 1976.

    Chris G. · January 8, 2012
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    Madrid International Cyber News Hass and Associates Reviews: ICC sollte Syrien Kriegsverbrechen Probe auflegen - UN-Ermittler fordern syrische Führung Verdacht auf Mord und Folter in des Landes[...] Read more

    Hass Associates Cyber Security · February 20, 2013
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