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South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

The South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum is home to many of the exhibits from the airst ever airshow held in Britain at the Doncaster Racecourse in 1909. This display is complemented by a range of modern fast jets, light aircraft, rockets and helicopters.

There are a range of interactive exhibits and open cockpits to entertan visitors and provide in-depth insight into the world of aircraft in Britain. The aircraft museum is located on a former World War II airbase which adds to the ambience and experience.


Visiting South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

Opening Times & Prices

British Summer Time: Tuesday to Sunday 10am - 5pm
Winter: Tuesday to Sunday 10am - 4pm
School Holidays: 7 days per week


Adult £6
Children (5-16) £2.50


  • Gift Shop

Contact South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

Dakota  Way,
Airbourne Road,
South Yorkshire,
DN4 7FB (For SAT NAV use DN4 7NW)
Tel: 01302 761616

Website: South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

Events at South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

Open Cockpit Days

18th & 19th October
Selected cockpits not usually open to the public are available to enter with volunteers in attendance.  All ages and abilities welcome.  One cockpit has wheelchair access. Family quizzes and activity sheets available.

Father Christmas

13th & 14th December
Entrance Fee includes tea or coffee with mince pie or chocolate.  Father Christmas will be at the museum from 11 am.   Kids can post a letter and take home a surprise present. 10% off all models and kits in the shop and cockpits open in the hangar.