Open: Fri - Sun & B/Hols 10:00-17:00

01625 877534

visit
whats-on
star-attraction

ABOUT THE MUSEUM

The Avro Heritage Museum is situated on the site of the old Woodford Airfield. The current museum site was donated by BAE Systems when the airfield and Aircraft assembly plant was closed down. The airfield fire station building has been converted into a state of the art museum and was handed over to the Avro Heritage Trust in May 2015. It opened to the public on November 13th 2015.

Normal opening days are Friday/Saturday/Sunday.

Note our Lancaster replica S for Sugar will not be on display this weekend September 14th-16th as she is in Manchester for the RAF100 celebrations.

For further details of  Opening Times and Charges go to > Museum Opening Times 

 

LATEST NEWS

Black Buck Vulcan
The Rio Vulcan (Black Buck 6)

Thursday 20th September. Dave Castle will be delivering a fantastic chat on the XM597 Rio Diversion during the Falklands War. Black Buck 6 mission ended up having to divert to Brazil after the...

Read More

S for Sugar arrives
Sugar an Update

We were very excited to welcome our latest exhibit S for Sugar at the end of October & she was immediately installed in pride of place in the Museum Hall. The Lancaster cockpit section is on loan...

Read More

dambustersos48cm
19th April 2018 – Dambusters Evening with Johnny Johnson MBE DFM

  Thanks to all who came to the event. We have created a special page on the website with some photos and a video. Dambusters Event...

Read More

9D09FD61-7089-44DA-B8E0-DFE1B3C0CC23
Museum was Snow Closed 2/3/4 March

Normal service will be restored on March 9th when we will be open 10-4. Rather than delete the post we’re leaving it up to allow Mike Batty’s fabulous photo of 603 to stay. There was more...

Read More

museum-hall-dec-2016
Aggy Paggy and the Lancaster

This past week we have been hard at it installing our new exhibitions for your viewing pleasure! We're proud to add to our exhibition hall, an Avro Lancaster cockpit section and an Avro Anson nose...

Read More

Cookie Policy more information

This site uses cookies - small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers. The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close