Royal Air Force Museum Cosford, Shropshire

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Royal Air Force Museum Cosford, Shropshire: Our Cosford Museum in the West Midlands houses 70 aircraft and is home to War Planes, Missiles, Transport & Training and Research & Development collections. The National Cold War Exhibition with its interactive kiosks and hotspots offers visitors the opportunity to see what life was like behind the Iron Curtain.

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Shropshire, England, Great Britain, UK, Europe
Variants:
Aerospace Museum, Raf Museum Cosford, Cosford Air Museum, Royal Air Force Museum Cosford, Raf Museum

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How to get here

car

On A41, less than 1 mile from junction 3 on the M54
From the south leave M6 at junction 10a
From the north leave M6 at junction 12 and follow A5 west
The Museum also has brown and white tourism direction signs labelled 'RAF Museum'. There are additional black and yellow signs directing for the 'National Cold War Exhibition'

Rail

Cosford is located on the Birmingham to Shrewsbury line (via Wolverhampton) then ½ mile walk. Please check timetable before visiting.

Bus

The 892 bus service from Wolverhampton to Wellington runs along the A41. The nearest stop is the Cosford Garage, approximately a ½ mile walk to the Museum gates.

Bicycle

The Museum is conveniently located along National Cycle Route 81 which runs from Wellington to Albrighton. Cycle racks are situated next to the Museum Visitor Centre.

Air

Visitors can also fly into the Cosford site by prior arrangement with Air Traffic Control from Monday to Friday. Please call 01902 377 567 for details.

Admission

Opening times:
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM10:00 AM - 6:00 PM10:00 AM - 6:00 PM10:00 AM - 6:00 PM10:00 AM - 6:00 PM10:00 AM - 6:00 PM10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
* closed 25 - 26 December and 1 January

Prices:
Free

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Contact

Address :Cosford, Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire, TF11 8UP, UK
Phone: +44 1902 376200
Email: cosford@rafmuseum.org

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