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The RAF Manston History Museum

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Manston Road, Manston CT12 5DF, England
+44 1843 825224
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Good Value Museum

An interesting couple of hours for £2 pp (Aug 2017). A small museum covering the history of... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
LauraJane66
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London, Canada
war museum

a superb museum, next to a great café, with prices that wont break the bank, some excellent... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Howard S
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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
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Manston Road, Manston CT12 5DF, England
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

An interesting couple of hours for £2 pp (Aug 2017). A small museum covering the history of Manston Airport, focusing primarily on WW2. There is also the Hurricane & Spitfire Memorial next door which is free to enter - please do leave a donation as...More

Thank LauraJane66
Reviewed 16 August 2017

a superb museum, next to a great café, with prices that wont break the bank, some excellent exhibits on show well worth a visit , plus its free ,but a donation is appreciated

Thank Howard S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Our Grandsons and my husband had a wonderful day, great value ,loads to see and very helpful staff. Entry fee was £2 for adults and 50p for children over 5, you cant spend a couple of hours for that sort of money anywhere else in...More

Thank Georgina690
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Great little museum so much to see really gives u a taste of what life was the planes really made u think back and imagine being in the planes £2 for adult so cheap and staff was lovely to my little boy loved it so...More

Thank Gembleu11
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Visited after the Spitfire museum and well worth doing if you are an aviation enthusiast. Very reasonable at £2 per person and takes a hour or two to do it justice. Lots of information on everything aviation related to Manston right up to recent years....More

Thank Rodkoi
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

After visiting the Spitfire and Hurricane Museum next door, we came here. Cost £2 for adults and 50p for children. We were given a map and started our walk around. There were whole planes and parts of planes inside and several planes and vehicles outside....More

Thank andyzee69
Reviewed 30 July 2017

A must-see when visiting the area. Staffed by welcoming volunteers, the collection is spread both inside and out. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Royden S
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Since our last visit we now have 3 grandchildren old enough to take. Even the littlest one who is just under 2, was so excited to see the "airpanes"! Once Manston Airport is reopened (which now seems very likely), the 2 museums (which are close...More

Thank ToedipperEngland
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Fantastic museum, if you like aircraft then this is the place for you! For the bargain price of £2 per adult and 50p per child you can see a variety of aircraft, including some outside that at various times of the year have the cockpits...More

Thank jules_ana83
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I was stationed at RAF Manston for a couple of years, so I wanted to visit the Museum, for old times sake. The Museum is run by people who have a genuine affection for what they are doing. It is all about the history of...More

1  Thank Nigel P
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