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de Havilland Aircraft Museum - Experience A Pilots Eye View of History, Up to 60% off

de Havilland Aircraft Museum, Hertfordshire

Member of the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame from TripAdvisor!

Valid from Saturday 23rd February - Sunday 3rd November 2019

Suitable for 0-100 years

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Enjoy a unique experience at the de Havilland aircraft collection, the oldest aviation museum in the UK! With a great number of things to see and do with plenty of hands-on stuff for the kids.

A hugely impressive collection of planes, with a number of wooden military aircraft (including three Mosquitoes!) and some that were made before World War II its the perfect museum experience for young and old.

  • Enjoy a fantastic range of aircraft from old warplanes to the jet age.
  • See the inside of jet engines from fighter planes to airbuses.
  • Kids will love being able to get into the cockpits of both passenger and warplanes.
  • There's even a chance to see planes that are being worked on and restored right in front of you!
  • Very friendly volunteers are happy to share their knowledge and tailor the tours to suit the family.
  • And don’t forget to stop by the Aero shop and stock up on model Aircraft, prints and more
  • There's so much to see and do that you and the family will want to return again and again
  • Chocks away! 


"My son enjoyed himself, particularly sitting in the planes and the guide in the hangar it was very informative and helpful." - Harry King

"The perfect museum experience for young and old aircraft enthusiasts alike! This is the only place in the world with 3 Mosquito aircraft including the original prototype being renovated and also has a multitude of fascinating aircraft memorabilia 😊" - Sam Zefara

LittleBird Top Tip

The de Havilland Aircraft Museum has qualified for Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame from TripAdvisor because the Museum has earned a Certificate of Excellence every year for the past five years. 

Dates and Prices


  • Valid from Saturday 23rd February - Sunday 3rd November 2019
  • Due to circumstances beyond control the Museum will reopen on Saturday 23rd February at 10.30am
  • Open Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays 10.30am-5pm (last entry to Museum at 4pm).
  • Please check the Museum’s website for other opening times and events -

Price Information: 

  • £4.50 for Single Ticket, up to 60%
  • £9 for Family Ticket (2 adults + 2 children under 5), 50% off
  • £18 for Family Ticket (2 adults + 1 or 2 children aged 5-16), 38% off
  • Under 5's go free
Need to Know
  • Children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times.
  • No dogs are permitted at the Museum with the exception of Guide Dogs.
  • Free Entry for Carers of disabled visitors
  • There is wheelchair access to all the main display buildings in the Museum and disabled toilet facilities. Open aircraft are accessible only via stairs.
  • Guided tours are available by prior arrangement. Please contact Ralph Steiner on 020 8954 5080
How to Redeem
  • Please present your e-Ticket at the entrance
  • You will receive your e-Ticket via email once you have purchased
Plan your Visit

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Address and Contact Info

de Havilland Aircraft Museum
Salisbury Hall
London Colney

Nearest Station: Radlett
Nearest Park: Willow Farm Maze
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