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The Avro Heritage Museum is located in Woodford, Greater Manchester. It opened on 13 November 2015... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
St Helens, United Kingdom
Our best visit this year

A group of twelve friends visited the museum in early November. It was easy to organise, and we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Grenville M
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Woodford Aerodrome Chester Road | Woodford Aerodrome, Stockport SK7 1AG, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Avro Heritage Museum is located in Woodford, Greater Manchester. It opened on 13 November 2015 and is located at the former Woodford Aerodrome. It has five rooms containing displays and photos about AVRO, including models of aircraft designs. It also has an archive, as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of twelve friends visited the museum in early November. It was easy to organise, and we were very pleasantly surprised by the welcome, the organisation, and the quality of the exhibits. We chose , as part of the visit, to view the Lancaster...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Grenville M
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

This was a fabulous day out, but there was an aviation event on so it was probably not representative of the normal experience. However the museum is really interesting and there are various exhibits such as aircraft cockpits that you can (under supervision) get inside....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank oldcargeezer
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I organised a group visit for my car club two years ago and it was so popular I had to run a second visit the following week. Since then My husband and I returned for the Air Show this summer and there are even more...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 24rosie
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Beware when using Sat Nav from the bypass, just head for Woodford and it's by the garden centre and next door to the new Redrow estate. Take a fairly long drive down the disused runway and you arrive at the modern building with the flags...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RazzyBthefirst
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Love this museum, I have visited 4 times, twice for general visits and twice to event days, the chance to sit in a vulcan cockpit is something not to be missed, there are several other cockpits to sit in now, that I have yet to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank paulwF4440VR
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Well appointed small aeroplane museum with excellent displays. Beautifil whitr Vulcan outside. Its awkward to get to as the council is digging all the local roads up and ther aerodrome is a massive housing estate being built. The museum staff arebrilliant. The builders are foul.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bigtallnick
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

First time to museum will not be the last. A white Vulcan in original paint. Have a Vulcan cockpit that can be entered. Well worth visiting. Talking to staff and found out they are trying to expand

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alistair w
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Been planning to visit this place for Years (Never got round to it). So on a Spare of the Minute decision My Wife, Niece & Myself went. FABULOUS is one of many Words that describes this Brilliant place. I’m not that much into this sort...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 92GaryM92
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

My partner and I visited here as he loves WW2 planes, especially the Vulcan. But I was surprised to actually enjoy it too. The enthusiasm, knowledge and passion of every staff member was outstanding. As they are all volunteers you can tell they truly want...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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11 December 2017|
Response from 420Lyn1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it’s still open but does not open on Mondays. The public days are Friday Saturday and Sunday. If you become a member of the museum you have the options of Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday as well. Those days are less... More
10 May 2017|
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Response from Parkrunner71 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's open to the public. You are best checking their website for the latest opening times.