Museum Information

Summer Opening Hours

1st March to 31st October

TUESDAY – SUNDAY from 10:30AM to 5.00PM – Last entry 4.00PM

Closed MONDAY except Bank Holidays

Winter Opening Hours 

1st November to 28th February

TUESDAY – SUNDAY from 10.30AM – 4.00PM (last entry 3.00PM)

Closed MONDAY except Bank Holidays

Museum Admission Prices

Gift Aid Prices shown below include a donation which enables us to reclaim tax on the whole ticket price under the Government’s Gift Aid scheme.

Child (5-16) – £8

Standard Prices
Adult – £12
Concessions* -£10.90
Child –£6.50
Family – £31.50

*Seniors over 65, armed forces/emergency services/disabled visitors.

Free Entry for Carers of disabled visitors.

Groups are very welcome and guided tours are available by prior arrangementfor information about group visits the following Group Visits Page

Disability Access
We have wheelchair access to all the main display buildings in the Museum and disabled toilet facilities. Open aircraft are accessible only via stairs.

Access Policy


The Museum Car Park is FREE to all visitors.

Please do not not park in the entry lane to our neighbours’ properties and garages – Thank you.

Children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times.

We regret that no dogs are permitted at the Museum with the exception of Assistance Dogs.

No Smoking or Vaping is allowed on the Museum site

Cafe & Shop

The Museum Shop stocks a wide range of Kits/Models/Books/Gifts/Branded clothing and other products that will appeal to all ages. You can visit the shop and cafe without having to pay for entry to the museum.

Refreshments are also available from confectionery to sandwiches and ice creams. We  also serve “bean to Cup” Lavazza coffee and other hot drinks including a variety of teas and hot chocolate as well as soft drinks.

Please let the person on the entry desk know if you are only visiting the shop/cafe.



The de Havilland Aircraft Museum is the only Museum in the world to have 3 de Havilland Mosquitos on display where the prototype was originally designed and built. We are pleased to announce that we are providing two unique opportunities for visitors.

1) to enter our Mosquito FB Mk.VI Cockpit and a guide will provide a very special commentary on the aircraft, its controls and history. Mosquito FB Mk.VI Cockpit Experience costs £80.00

2) to enter the Prototype W4050 35 Cockpit and a guide will provide a very special commentary on the aircraft, its controls and history. The Mosquito Prototype Cockpit Experience costs £150.00. SORRY BUT DUE TO THE LIMITED NUMBER OF PROTOTYPE EXPERIENCES AVAILABLE THE BOOKINGS FOR 2023 ARE NOW ALL TAKEN. PLEASE LOOK OUT FOR DETAILS OF A NEW MOSQUITO PROTOTYPE EXPERIENCE FOR 2024

Generally we can offer these Experiences on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Please read these Briefing Notes before booking your cockpit experience. 

Book yours by buying a voucher from our aeroshop and then email to agree a date for your experience – please allow us at least 2 weeks to match you with one of our experts.