…to the Bournemouth Aviation Museum.
We’re different to many other museums and offer a “hands-on” experience. Visitors of all ages are encouraged to climb into the cockpits of many of our aircraft. Imagine what it is like to be a pilot by handling the controls and fly away to wherever your imagination desires.
Whilst visiting Bournemouth airport on business, I dropped upon the aviation museum by accident, and what an accident!, The volunteers are so friendly and passionate about their collection, they have... read more
A simple collection of old planes (and a few other vehicles), most of which you can climb in to. It’s great for plane enthusiasts and small boys. Run by volunteers... read more
As I enjoy walking around aviation museums and found this one, it’s small but you can get into some of the cockpits which is interesting. Staff are really good and... read more
Great place. It's right by the Bournemouth Airport runway and they write down when all the planes are leaving so you can go up to the viewing platform and see... read more
Perfect for our 5 year old son. Very friendly staff too. Wouldn’t be much fun in the rain as it’s outdoors.
I really do love this place - EXACTLY AS IT IS! Open air, not undercover. And all the exhibits are accessible to visitors to touch, inhabit and play... read more
Went ophere with my two young boys. They had a great time. There is so much for them to do. The attractions include a fire engine, double decker bus and... read more
Marvellous at both ends of the spectrum. The fire engine was great fun for children, as was the yellow double decker bus - my grandson loved being the driver... read more
Lots of aircraft cockpits to sit in.really liked the Vulcan bomber cockpit. The 737 aircraft exhibit is great.
Took our 13 year old plane mad son. Great value for money. Has basic facilities and no coffee shop but going in lots of the planes was a real... read more