The museum is closed from the 31st October 2016 and re-opens on the 1st April 2017.
But the Hawkinge Aviation Shop is still open.
10.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. Friday and Saturday or by appointment
Nr. Folkestone, Kent CT18 7AG, Tel: 01303 893140
Most important collection of
Battle of Britain artefacts on show in the country
Aircraft - Vehicles - Weapons
Flying Equipment - Prints
Relics from over 600 crashed aircraft
and Snacks, Shop, Free Parking
2017 Opening Times:
April, May and October, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
June to September 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Last entry one hour before closing
We are closed on Mondays except for Bank Holidays
Admission: £8.00 Adults, £7.50 Senior Citizens,
£4.00 Children 5 years or over
We regret that we are unable to take credit or debit cards for admission payment and can only accept cash, however, there are two cash points within a mile of the museum site.
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In keeping with common practice, on grounds of both security and copyright, we regret that no cameras, video recorders or any other types of recording equipment (including notebooks) are allowed in the Museum.
Also, due to security issues and a theft from the museum in 2002 no bags, except handbags, are allowed in the museum. Valuable items and cameras that may be at risk if stored in a motor vehicle can be deposited securely at the museum ticket office and collected upon your departure. Likewise motorcycle crash helmets, bags and clothing can also be securely deposited on arrival.
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