Private tour

Hendon Royal Air Force Museum Guided Tour

Hendon Royal Air Force Museum Guided Tour

Activity provider: Ye Olde England Tours

From US$ 181.73 per person

Spend a day on a private guided tour of the RAF Hendon Museum, one of the world's premier aviation museums. See a range of aircraft, from the first hot-air balloons to the latest cruise missiles, as well as Spitfires, Meschersmitts, Mustangs, and more.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Audio guide included
English
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Relive WW2 air-raids and see actual Spitfires, Hurricanes, Meschersmitts, Stukas, and Lancaster bombers
  • See interactive view screens and planes up to the latest Typhoon/Eurofighter at the new History of Flight hanger
  • Marvel at the huge wingspan of the Vulcan bomber, like those that flew 8,000 miles on the Falklands bombing raid
Full description
This is a great day out for anyone with an appreciation for military history and airplanes. Your guide will pick you up at your hotel or at a train/tube station in the morning. Enjoy complimentary drinks and entrance fees on this full-day tour of the Royal Air Force Museum at Hendon. RAF Hendon houses planes from around the world, dating from over 100 years ago right up to the present day Eurofighter, with special emphasis on the RAF. Learn all about the Battle of Britain and experience an air raid over London. See the heroics of the early aviation pioneers and learn from your guide’s personal experience, as the workshop of one of his relatives is part of the tour. Your visit to Hendon can be as long or short as you'd like it to be. There’s certainly more to see than is possible to cover in a single day. See Spitfires, Hurricanes, Lancasters, Vulcans, Typhoons, Meschersmitts, Stukas, Mustangs, F35s, and over 100 other types of aircraft.
Includes
  • Meet at your hotel and then travel by Tube to Hendon
  • Guide for the day
  • Admission to the RAF Museum
  • Hot/cold drinks
  • Shop and restaurant purchases
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are required while indoors

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Meeting point

Outside Colindale Tube Station (30 minutes from central London)

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Comfortable footwear is advised for touring this large aviation museum.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    5/5
  • Safety
    5/5
  • Service
    5/5
  • Organization
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Everything went great. Pick up at the hotel, then take the subway to the museum. Our guide, Nigel, was just awesome. Very friendly and knew a lot to tell! The museum was very impressive: certainly go again. Next year is the 100th anniversary. Because of this occasion, mighty buildings are being built.

September 22, 2017

Very good

Great guide from Ya Old England tours who were knowledgeable and pleasant. In-depth knowledge of Hendon's history.

September 7, 2019

Product ID: 43113