Date

Jan 01 1970 - Jul 23 1970
Expired!

Time

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Martlesham Heath Control Tower Museum reopens on Sunday 7th April 2:00 to 4:30 pm

The Martlesham Heath Control Tower Museum is

Open Sunday afternoons from Sunday 7th April until Sunday 27th October 2:00 to 4:30 p.m. FREE Entry – donations appreciated.

The Tower is open at other times by prior appointment. To enquire generally or to book a special Group Visit call 07707711104 or e-mail mhasmuseum@mhas.org.uk

The Martlesham Heath Control Tower Museum, is located behind Parkers Place, off Eagle Way, Martlesham Heath, Suffolk Ip5 3UZ Suffolk IP5 3UZ

www.mhas.org.uk

Email: mhasmuseum@mhas.org.uk

Contact telephone: 077 077 111 04

 

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This opens for Sunday afternoons. opening on Sunday 7th April from 2:00 to 4:30 p.m. and Sundays thereafter to October 27th 2024.

You can explore the fascinating history of an airfield which opened in 1917 (The Royal Flying Corps), to the RAF formed in April 1918…, and eventually closed in 1962.

So it was involved in two World Wars… It was the prime military and civilian aircraft testing establishment between those wars. Following its time as Fighter station in World War 2 (with both British AND American fighters operating), Aircraft testing and development continued into the Jet Age – till its closure in 1963. It’s Sunday afternoon openings start on Sunday 7th April – and thereafter on Sunday afternoons until Sunday 17th October. These are open from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30p.m.

The Control Tower displays a host of stories!

Note – prebooked visits by Groups and School classes are possible – to pre book these please contact with plenty of notice: Ian on 077 077 111 04 e-mail: mhasmuseum@mhas.org.uk

Open Sunday afternoons from Sunday 7th April until Sunday 27th October 2:00 to 4:30 p.m. FREE Entry – donations appreciated. The Tower is open at other times by prior appointment. To enquire and to do this call 07707711104 or e-mail mhasmuseum@mhas.org.uk

Martlesham Heath Control Tower Museum, located behind Parkers Place, off Eagle Way, Martlesham Heath, Suffolk Ip5 3UZ Suffolk IP5 3UZ

www.mhas.org.uk

Email: mhasmuseum@mhas.org.uk

Contact telephone: 077 077 111 04

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