National Museum of Flight Scotland

National Museum of Flight Scotland
East Fortune Airfield
East Fortune
East Lothian
EH39 5LF
Scotland

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Head off on a journey of discovery at this former airfield and explore the history of aviation from the First World War to the present day. Fill your day with interactive exhibitions, supersonic experiences, historic hangars, an assault course and acres of green grass and fresh air. Explore the site on foot or jump aboard the Airfield Explorer to tour our hangars and discover more than 50 aircraft, from military planes to passenger jets, including Scotland’s only Concorde.

www.nms.ac.uk/flight

E-mail

info@nms.ac.uk

Telephone

0300 123 6789

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National Museum of Flight
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Discover the extraordinary story of our human ambition to take to the skies. East Fortune played an important role as an airfield during two World Wars. Now the National Museum of Flight hangars are packed with aircraft that reveal how flight developed from the Wright brothers to Concorde. Join us today and let your imagination fly!

New attractions Fantastic Flight and Fortunes of War let you get hands-on with flying! Visit the UK's only Boeing 707 and see what it was like to fly with the stars in our Jet Age exhibition.

Venue Type:

Museum, Heritage site, Transport heritage site

Opening hours

April to October: Daily 10.00 - 17.00
November to March: Weekends only 10.00 - 16.00

Closed: Visit our website for seasonal opening times - www.nms.ac.uk/flight

Admission charges

Adults: £10
Concessions: £8
Child: £5
Under 5s: free
Family (2 adults, 2 children) £26
National Museums Scotland Members: Free
Parking: Free

Collection details

Archives, Aviation, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Fine Art, Land Transport, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History, Weapons and War

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Eclipse

Astronomy Day

  • 29 November 2014 10am-5pm

Join us for a day of space-themed talks and activities, planetarium shows and activities.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Admission charges apply.
Adult: £10.00
Concessions: £8.00
Child: £5.00 (under 5 free)

Website

http://www.nms.ac.uk/national-museum-of-flight/whats-on/astronomy-day/

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