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Newark Air Museum
Winthorpe Showground
Newark
Nottinghamshire

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Newark Air Museum is located on the former World War Two airfield of Winthorpe in eastern Nottinghamshire. Its diverse collection of fifty-nine aircraft and cockpit sections cover the history of aviation, the aircraft on display include 10 National Benchmark aircraft; 29 Significant aircraft and 18 Noteworthy aircraft as listed in the National Aviation Heritage Register.

Nearly half of the aircraft are displayed inside and the museum is currently seeking Lottery Funding for a second Aircraft Display Hall.

In addition the aircraft the museum displays a diverse display of aviation artefacts and a collection of more than thirty aero engines. On site there is an excellent Café and an extensive Shop, which was once described as "An Aviation Enthusiasts Dream!"

Each year the museum organises and hosts a diverse range of Special Event Days, details of which are regularly updated on the museum's website.

Details

Nearest UK Airport: East Midlands
Months Open: All Year. Closed 24, 25 & 26 Dec
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Discount for Groups: Yes
Car Parking: Yes
Admission Price: Adults: £4.25
Children: £2.50
Gift Shop: Yes
Catering: Café

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