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Aerospace Bristol

Hayes Way, Patchway, Bristol, Bristol, BS34 5BZ.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The stunning centrepiece is Concorde Alpha Foxtrot: the last of the iconic supersonic passenger jets to be built and the last to fly. It's a chance to…

Transport / Aircraft

Morayvia

North Road, Kinloss, Moray, IV36 3YA.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Visit Moray’s unique science & technology experience project, developed and delivered by volunteers. Key to the experience are your guides who range…

Transport / Aircraft / Other Sites of Interest / Fire

Tapton Lock Visitor Centre

Lockoford Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7JB.

  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The only visitor centre on the Chesterfield Canal, a countryside oasis close to the centre of Chesterfield.

Transport / Maritime

Happisburgh Lighthouse

Lighthouse Lane, Happisburgh, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 0PY.

It is the oldest working light in East Anglia, and the only independently run lighthouse in Great Britain.

Transport / Maritime

Salmon Bothy Museum

Links Road, Portsoy, Aberdeenshire, AB45 2SS.

  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Housed in what were the ground floor ice house chambers, with displays, artefacts and information about Portsoy’s harbours, industry, trade and Salmon…

Transport / Maritime

Newhaven Museum

Paradise Park, Avis Road, Newhaven, East Sussex, BN9 0DH.
Tel: 01273 515 404.

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  • Part disabled access

Local museum containing many items of interest, small relics, photographs etc., including many of early steamers.

Transport / Maritime

Cotswold Motoring Museum

The Old Mill, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 2BY.
Tel: 01451 821 255.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

More than a motor museum and toy collection, it's a classic day out that offers something for all the family. Seven galleries packed with vintage cars,…

Transport / Road

RAF Davidstow Moor Memorial Museum

Davidstow, Camelford, Cornwall, PL32 9YF.

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Housed in the former sergeants’ shower block, the museum gives a truly atmospheric feel with displays of authentic memorabilia and photographs connected…

Transport / Aircraft

Steamship Freshspring

The Quay, Bideford, Devon, .

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  • Part disabled access

Built in 1946, SS Freshspring is on the National Register of Historic vessels. She was the last of 14 Fresh Class water carriers to be built, all of which…

Transport / Maritime

Mayflower Museum

3-5 The Barbican, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 2LR.

  • Part disabled access

The museum is set over three floors and explores the story of the voyage of the Pilgrims and their journey aboard the 'Mayflower' to the New World.

Transport / Maritime

Cowes Maritime Museum

Cowes Library, Beckford Road, West Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7SG.

  • Part disabled access

The collection incorporates all aspects of local maritime activity from shipbuilding to sailing. The museum displays a selection of objects and images…

Transport / Maritime

Stratford Armouries

Stratford Armouries, Gospel Oak Lane, Pathlow, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 0JA.

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  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

This unique collection of RAF treasures from the former Wellington Aviation Museum is now part of the Stratford Armouries collection which includes exhibits…

Transport / Aircraft

North West Museum of Transport

The Old Bus Depot, Hall Street, St Helens, Lancashire, WA10 1DU.
Tel: 01744 451 681.

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  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Original tram depot is a collection of over 60 vehicles – buses, trams, coaches and cars. Small exhibits and model railway. Free vintage bus rides on…

Transport / Road

International Bomber Command Centre

Canwick Hill, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN4 2RF.

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  • Full disabled access

At the heart of the Centre are the Memorial Spire and Walls of Names. The centre includes recording, preserving and relating the stories of all those involved…

Transport / Aircraft

Cornwall Aviation Heritage Centre

Areohub 2, Newquay, Cornwall, TR8 4GP.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Set amongst the massive, looming silhouettes of a complex of ex-RAF HAS (Hardened Aircraft Shelter) buildings is a collection of classic aircraft. Sit…

Transport / Aircraft

Canvey Island Transport Museum

105 Point Road, Canvey Island, Essex, SS8 7TD.
Tel: 01268 684 272.

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  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop

Collection of buses and coaches, commercial vehicles, fire engine and military vehicles spanning the years 1944-1970s, mostly fully restored or being rebuilt.…

Transport / Road

Classic Boat Museum

117a Medlina Yard, Thetis Road, West Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32 7DJ.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

A fascinating collection of sailing and power boats of local and national interest to both family visitors and maritime enthusiasts alike. Displays include…

Transport / Maritime

Brunel’s ss Great Britain

Great Western Dockyard, Gas Ferry Road, Bristol, Bristol, BS1 6TY.
Tel: 0117 926 0680.

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  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Discover the ship that changed the world. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of life on board for Victorian passengers and crew. Descend under water…

Transport / Maritime

Blue Town Heritage Centre

69 High Street, Blue Town, Sheerness-on-Sea, Kent, ME12 1RW.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The centre is jam packed with items, memorabilia and arefacts of the amazing feats of history of the island.

Transport / Maritime

Eastchurch Aviation Museum

Wright’s Way off Brabazon Road, HMP Standford Hill, Eastchurch, Kent, ME12 4AA.

  • Parking
  • Part disabled access

The museum is about preserving and maintaining the rich history of aviation on the Isle of Sheppey.

Transport / Aircraft

Time Ball Tower Museum

Victoria Parade, Deal, Kent, CT14 7BP.

  • Souvenir Shop

The museum is over four floors with displays of maritime artefacts, but most importantly on the roof is the Timeball which was used in the past to help…

Transport / Maritime

Deal Maritime & Local History Museum

22 St Georges Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 6BA.

  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The displays portray the changing history of Deal, Walmer and the surrounding area and it is packed to the rafters with fascinating glimpses into the past.

Transport / Maritime

Steam Herring Drifter – Lydia Eva

Hall Quay, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30.
Tel: 07927 602 934.

  • Souvenir Shop

The only surviving steam herring drifter ‘Lydia Eva’ and side fishing trawler ‘Mincarlo’. Both floating museums of the herring fishing industry.…

Transport / Maritime

Balloch Steam Slipway

The Pier, Pier Road, Balloch, Dunbartonshire, G83 8QX.
Tel: 01389 711 865.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Original winchhouse and slipway, built 1902. Audio visual & interactive displays. See website for “in steam” days. Next to paddle steamer 'Maid of…

Transport / Maritime

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