Aviation

Lincolnshire has long played a key role in aviation heritage.

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Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre

The Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre is a family run museum and was set up over 20 years ago. It is now widely seen as a living memorial to the 55,500 men of Bomber Command who lost their lives during WW2.

  • Dog Friendly Museum

Distance: 31 miles

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International Bomber Command Centre

The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC) is a world-class facility to serve as a point for recognition, remembrance and reconciliation for Bomber Command.

  • Dogs Welcome in Gardens & Memorial Area
  • Free Guided Tours

Distance: 28 miles

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Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre

The Centre was formerly part of No.1 Communal Site, RAF Woodhall Spa, and was built in 1940.

  • Gift Shop
  • Only open on Sundays & some Wednesdays

Distance: 31 miles

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Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Visitor Centre

A unique partnership between Lincolnshire County Council and the Royal Air Force provides the public with a gateway to the home of the RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight at RAF Coningsby.

  • Restaurant / Cafe / Tea room
  • Guided Tours

Distance: 32 miles

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RAF Scampton

RAF Scampton has had a rich and varied history: from being the base for 617 Squadron (also known as the Dambusters) to housing one of the United Kingdoms nuclear deterrents in the post-war era - the Blue Steel Missile.

  • Pre-Booking is essential

Distance: 24 miles

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