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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.
Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Lysander Avenue | Shifnal, Shifnal TF11 8UP, England
All reviews cold war free entry all ages interactive displays on display car park parking charge small charge well worth a visit three hours world war v bombers few hours rainy day great place to visit whole family red arrows
Plenty to see and do with interactive activities for children and adults to do, when you first walk in you can sit in a cockpit (if it’s open). There’s plenty of chances to expand knowledge with forces to do with planes, engines, pilots, uniforms and...More
Went with our preschool grandchildren. They enjoyed looking at the aircrafts, tanks etc. They especially enjoyed the interactive displays and the combination of having some exhibits inside and some outside kept them interested. We ate at the cafe and the children's meals and paninis were...More
Had a random good few hrs around the museum free entry too...all you do is pay £3.00 for a 3 hr stay on carpark...plenty to see, stuff for kids to do too if you have little ones..well worth a visit there’s a small cafe&gift shop...More
We visited for the afternoon - I’m not that ‘into’ planes etc, but my partner is. I found it really interesting - and as there is only a small charge for parking - excellent value for money. My partner was really engaged in the exhibitions...More
First off this place is free which is amazing! There are four massive hangers full of planes, helicopters, rockets, engines and misiles. There is so much to do and see, lots of displays and information boards and a exhibition on the cold war as well...More
This is an extensive museum covering a number of buildings. There are many full size planes on show. Entrance is free, you only have to pay £3 for parking. this makes it a really economical day out for those with children.
Cosford is a excellent museum but could do with another hanger to spread aircraft better that said the aircraft on display epitomizes every thing that was great about this country in aviation,and it's free ok car park charge but at £4.00 wherelse could you have...More
Really enjoyed my visit here.
There is a parking charge but no entry fee.
The museum is packed with lots of different aircraft, associated items, vehicles and more. So much information on all the exhibits. Different hangars spanning different time periods.
Great to see so...More
Attended for the Flight Sim Show 2018 which was hosted by the venue.
Was pleasantly surprised when I had a look around at the size and impressive displays.
The aircraft here a well presented and not cluttered.
Very good and will return
Dropped in late in the afternoon for a pit-stop drink and to stretch my legs in the middle of a long car journey. Unfortunately, it was a little late in the day and the cafe had just closed - they couldn't offer me a hot...More
We were more than delighted with this being a free museum and cheap parking - excellent place to visit for all ages and abilities! I didnt see any wheelchairs available but the museum is on the whole wheelchair friendly