Yorkshire Air Museum
ALLIED AIR FORCES MEMORIAL, ELVINGTON, NR YORK
Tel: +44 (0)1904 608595  Fax: +44 (0)1904 608246

 

The aim of the Museum is to preserve part of a typical wartime airfield as a memorial to the Allied air and ground crews who served in World War II.

See the only complete Halifax in the world. The Mosquito re-build; and one of the last Lightnings. The Buccaneer, (Gulf War), Hunter, Canberra, JP, the Victor tanker 'Lusty Lindy', Mirage IIIE and many other historic aircraft.
Enter the authentically restored Flying Control Tower, visit the 609 (WR) Squadron room, the Air Gunners' display, the uniform and Royal Observer Corps. displays. Enjoy the Blackburn Heritage collection, airborne forces display and other equipment and artifacts on displays.
The Barnes Wallis Collection

From Airships to bouncing bombs, Wellingtons to the Swallow concept, and many other inventions. Learn about the achievements of this "Genius of our time".

Call in at the friendly NAAFI/Restaurant to enjoy modern home cooking and its licensed bar, - ideal for private functions.

Reflect for a few moments in the peaceful Chapel and Memorial Garden.

 

The Rayson Shop

Visit the Museum Shop for a wide selection of aviation gifts.