The Helicopter Museum

Current Opening Times

Last Admission 1 Hour Before Closing

Christmas Eve, Christmas Day,
Boxing Day and New Years Day

Read what our visitors say

Keith B - Sep 2021

"Like a "Tardis"so big on the inside with so many exhibits. Excellent  collection and cafe"

The Helicopter Museum is the worlds largest dedicated Helicopter Collection with over 100 exhibits on display in an all weather undercover hangar.

Highlights include two of the Queen's Royal Flight helicopters, the current world speed record holder G-LYNX, a Vietnam Veteran Huey, a Russian Hind Gun Ship plus much more.

You can also visit the Weston Aviation Exhibition detailing Weston's aviation history.


Admission Charges

Your entry ticket is valid for 12 months including entry to most of the extra museum events throughout the year.

Please ensure you have your tickets stamped before leaving the museum on your first visit.

Gift Aid
As a UK Tax Payer please consider gift aiding your tickets at no extra cost which allows us to reclaim 25p tax for every pound spent.

We hope you enjoy your visit

Our next major event
3rd August 2022
Magic at The Museum

Every Wednesday through August
holiday activity days for families at the museum with different activities every week

How to Find Us

Plan your visit

Open Cockpit Days
We hold a number of regular open cockpit days when visitors get the opportunity to sit in some of our helicopters

2022 Museum Events
The Helicopter Museum hosts a
n annual events programme throughout the year ranging from vehicle rallies to kids and family fun days.

Air Experience flights
Take to the skies and see Weston-s-Mare from above with our Air Experience flights learn and how a helicopter flies.

Weston Aviation Exhibition
Included in the admission price is the Weston Aviation Exhibition detailing Weston's aviation.

The collection on display includes helicopters and autogyros in all shapes and sizes.

Our café is open during normal museum opening hours serving a selection of food and drinks.

Function Venue
Looking for a unique and different venue to host your function ?

We have inside and outside seating areas available and can supply catering to suit all events.

Group Visits and Tours
We can host group visits and can tailor your visit to include a guided tour of the museum.

For school or college groups we can provide a guide and lecture room.

Interested in volunteering?

We are supported by volunteers in all areas across the museum and t
here are lots of opportunities for you to get involved.

Gift shop
Our gift shop in the entrance area has  souvenirs and 2nd Hand Book Sales
with all income going towards supporting the work of the museum.

View the actual Mi8 helicopter from the Marvel Studios Movie
'Black Widow'

Contact Us
The Helicopter Museum is a Registered Charity (No. 281053)
and run by a board of trustees
and a small local Management Team.

The Helicopter Museum
Locking Moor Road
BS24 8PP

Tel. 01934-635227

Email The Helicopter Museum

Pilot Info
Helicopters are welcome to fly into the Museum's Helicopter Landing Sites.

Pilots MUST read the Airfield Information and contact the museum to advise your ETA.


Tourist Information
Tourist information on the area can be found by clicking on the link


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