- Railway and Transport Attractions
- Museums and Art Galleries
Suitable for ages: Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
Venue type: Indoor, Outdoor
Discover the secrets of Newark Air Museum on the former World War II airfield of Winthorpe. It’s a little slice of a huge chapter in history.
Take a tour of 4 covered display areas and a diverse collection of 77 aircraft and cockpits, covering the history of aviation. The gems on display vary from 30 aero-engines to 18 noteworthy aircrafts as listed in the National Aviation Heritage Register - in other words, it's an enthusiast's dream!
Even if they're not experts on the subject, kids will love getting hands on with the exhibits and imagining themselves soaring through the air with the greatest of ease! In addition to model aeroplanes and memorabilia, the large museum shop has plenty to tempt tiny visitors and a schedule of special events.
- 4 display areas filled with aircrafts
- On the site of a former World War II airfield
- All sorts of special events for families
- Snacks Available
- Picnics Allowed
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Parking Available On-site
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
Drove Lane, Winthorpe, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG24 2NY, England
Click here to visit Newark Air Museum's website
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
March - October: Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
November - February: Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
Closed 24th - 26th December, 1st January.
1 hour before closing time.
Sandwiches, toasties, paninis & various hot and cold drinks.
Dogs on leads welcome.
Baby food facilities
There are baby food/milk warming facilities available.