East Essex Aviation Society and Museum

East Essex Aviation Society and Museum

1810 Martello Tower, used by the Navy in WW2 and known as H.M.S. Helder. Memorial to flight officer Ray King of 479th Fighter Group, pilot of a Mustang recovered from the sea and on display in the museum. Other exhibits include parts of 501 Squadron Tempests flown in 1944-45 and first world war displays. Also a WW2 home front display.

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Opening hours

Opening times throughout the year: Monday 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

From April to October on Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

In addition from June to September on Wednesday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Extra opening on Bank Holidays.
We are pleased to open the museum for groups of a reasonable size at other times.

Admission charges

Free of Charge

Collection details

Aviation, Weapons and War

East Essex Aviation Society and Museum
Martello Tower
Point Clear
St. Osyth, nr. Clacton-on-Sea
CO16 8NG





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