We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Royal Air Force Museum

Cosford, Shifnal TF11 8UP, England
+44 1902 376200
Website
Save
Review Highlights
IMPRESSIVE

We hadn't visited this museum for many years and the enhancements in the meantime have been truly... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ALAN M
,
Reigate, United Kingdom
RAF Museum

Very well laid out, so much to see, staff all very friendly and very helpful, my husband had a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leanna B
via mobile
Read all 1,838 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
The Royal Air Force Museum Cosford is located in Shropshire and offers a fun, entertaining day out for all the family. Housed in wartime hangars and in the National Cold War Exhibition, there is a huge display of aircraft and exhibits to explore.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cold war” (386 reviews)
“raf cosford” (159 reviews)
“free entry” (168 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Cosford, Shifnal TF11 8UP, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 1902 376200

Similar Things to Do in Shifnal

Write a Review
Reviews (1,838)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 1,816 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We hadn't visited this museum for many years and the enhancements in the meantime have been truly impressive, in particular the stunning Cold War Hangar - this particular exhibition is as good as anything of its type anywhere in the World. The staff are helpful...More

Thank ALAN M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very well laid out, so much to see, staff all very friendly and very helpful, my husband had a question about one of the aircraft and member of staff wasn't quite himself (my husband asks unusual questions 😅) so put a call out on his...More

Thank Leanna B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We started off parking for three hours, not knowing how much there was to see, but found there was so much of interest ended up paying for another three hours. Huge amount of planes and military equipment available - also good cafe for coffees which...More

Thank Lord E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent day spent around 2 hours here free admission £3 car park for up to 3 hours or £4 for 7 hours cafes on site and shop

1  Thank linz72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a great place to visit for people of all ages helpful staff easy too get round very good food and drinks

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was a marvelous visit seeing more than 80 planes from early 1900 to contemporary ones. don't forget to stop by one of the shops.

Thank alilondra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have waited a week or so to write this review to make sure it is balanced. On the plus side (and there are many) the museum has some incredible exhibits and is very well laid out with plenty to keep all ages entertained. The...More

4  Thank richym666
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quick look around the cars situated between both museum units. I'm not really into planes but could see a fair few.

Thank kdc169
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here after staying locally. Not been for a few years and it's well worth the visit. The Cold War building is fantastic and the planes hanging down from the ceiling was quite affective. A great collection of planes and a must if you...More

1  Thank ian w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a absolutely outstanding day! The amount of planes, tanks, missiles and cold war relics to absorb in a day left me wanting to come back the next day. So much history, information key points and lectures that go on make this venue a must....More

Thank John A
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Darcie's
5 reviews
2.86 km away
The Bell Inn
359 reviews
2.90 km away
Horns of Boningale
253 reviews
3.97 km away
Seven Stars Inn Beckbury
55 reviews
4.49 km away
Nearby Attractions
RAF Cosford Air Museum
109 reviews
.06 km away
RAF Cosford Air Show
69 reviews
1.66 km away
Warped Sports
10 reviews
1.74 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
julietayl0r
28 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Amanda G | Reviewed this property |
The museum is brilliant for wheelchair users they even loan mobility scooters if u dont have one thats what i did as only have manual wheelchair there are plenty of disabled toilets aswell and everywhere is accessible... More
0
Votes
Robswindon69
28 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from Tireejuniors | Reviewed this property |
I saw a few well behaved dogs
1
Vote
Jim H
6 February 2016|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
Approximately 0.8 miles from the station, a relatively flat walk with a small ascent to the museum entrance.
1
Vote