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The RAF Air Defence Radar Museum

  • Norwich
  • Indoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

The RAF Air Defence Radar Museum

Enter the atmospheric 'Cold War' operations room which during the 1970's would have housed seventy operational personnel.

Sit at one of the terminals, but be ready to react if the early warning system sounds, You may have only 4 minutes!

Sit in the Fighter Allocators seat and imagine how it must have felt to be responsible for our fighter planes.

Test your skills at the original fighter control computers, used by the RAF school in the early 1980s. How many enemy bombers can you shoot down before they get to the UK?

Plus informative and compelling exhibits: this is an enthralling day out!

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Opening hours

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Bank Holiday Mondays, April to October. Also open on the second Saturday of each month. 10.00am - 5.00pm Talks on Radar during WW2 will be given at 10:30am, 12:15pm, 1.45pm and 3:15pm. Talks on Cold War will be given at 11:30am


Adult: £10.00 Over 60s and Students: £9.00 Children (6yrs - 16yrs): £5.00 Family Ticket: £25.00 Under 6s go free!

Travel & Contact Information


Royal Air Force Neatishead, Near Horning, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8YB, England

Phone number

01692 631485



Click here to visit The RAF Air Defence Radar Museum's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

The RAF Air Defence Radar Museum has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

Yes, The RAF Air Defence Radar Museum is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

No, The RAF Air Defence Radar Museum have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

The RAF Air Defence Radar Museum has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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