East Essex Aviation Society Museum

Housed in the historic Martello Tower at Point Clear since its first opening to visitors in 1986. The Society was formed when interest grew locally in the recovery of a crashed P51 Mustang of the U.S. 479th Fighter Group in the sea off Clacton with the loss of the pilot’s life. The remains of this aircraft take pride of place along with a memorial to the pilot. The museum also houses a large collection of displays covering the major conflicts of the 20th century.

Facilities

  • Parking

Contact & Location

Operator:
Address:Martello Tower
Point Clear
Essex CO16 8NG
Contacts: 000
Open days:Mon all year 1900-2100. Sun Apr-Oct. Also Wed Jun-Sep 1000-1400.

This entry was last updated on 28th March 2017