ALLIED AIR FORCES MEMORIAL, ELVINGTON, NR YORK
Tel: +44 (0)1904 608595 Fax: +44 (0)1904
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
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
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.