Newark Air Museum

Display of 76 aircraft & cockpit sections from across the history of aviation. 48+ aircraft displayed under cover.


  • Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Refreshments
  • Part Disabled Access


Full Description

Newark Air Museum is located on the former World War Two airfield of Winthorpe in eastern Nottinghamshire. Its diverse collection of more than 70 aircraft and cockpit sections covers the history of aviation, the aircraft on display include 13 (thirteen) National Benchmark aircraft; 34 (thirty-four) Significant aircraft and 21 (twenty-one) Noteworthy aircraft as listed in the National Aviation Heritage Register.

Extensive under cover displays including two aircraft display halls that house more than 48 aircraft and helicopters.

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.

Newark Air Museum Ltd., Drove Lane, Winthorpe, Newark, Notts, NG24 2NY

Contact & Location

Operator:Newark (Notts & Lincs) Air Museum Ltd
Address:Drove Lane
Nottinghamshire NG24 2NY
Contacts: 01636 707 170
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Open days:Daily Mar-Oct 1000-1700 (Nov-Feb 1600). (Last entry one hour earlier.) (Closed 24-26 Dec & 1 Jan.)
By Rail: Newark Northgate / 1.5 miles

This entry was last updated on 22nd February 2017

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