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Public opening hours

Friday to Sundays 10am - 5pm

Bank Holiday Mondays 10am - 5pm

Admission

Adult - £9.00     Concession (over 60s) - £7.00

Child (11 - 16 yrs) - £5.00  (under 11s FREE)

Family Ticket - £25.00 (2 adults + 2 children)     Museum Friends - FREE

Pay online or on arrival

How To Get Here

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SAT NAV postcode: SK7 1GD   (not for postage)

 

Turn off the Chester Road (A5102) mini roundabout onto Lancastrian Way (the mini roundabout is between Notcutts Garden Centre and Budgens). There are brown signs to the Museum on both sides of the roundabout.

 

Follow Lancastrian Way to the end and turn right onto Nicolson Avenue. Please drive with your hazard lights on when you reach the sign instructing you to do so, and take care around construction traffic.

 

Follow Nicolson Avenue and turn right after the white Vulcan bomber. Turn right into the museum car park on the far side of the building. 

Train: The nearest train station is Poynton.

Bus: The 42B bus stops outside Budgens on Chester Road (A5102).​

Cyclists welcome.

Due to nearby construction work there is currently NO pedestrian access.

Attractions

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From the pioneering days of flight to the nuclear age, come and see famous British-built aeroplanes which graced our skies!

As a charity, the Avro Heritage Museum relies on the generosity of its supporters. We really appreciate whatever donation you can make, no matter how small.

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We welcome schools and youth clubs for prebooked educational visits

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Prebooked guided tours available for social clubs

Tuesdays & Thursdays only

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Photograph your cars alongside the only white Vulcan in the world!

Visits must be prebooked

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ABOUT US

The Avro Heritage Museum preserves the legacy of Alliott Verdon-Roe and his company A.V. Roe & Co (Avro). Located on the former Woodford Aerodrome near Stockport in Cheshire, the site saw the production of famous aircraft including the Lancaster, Vulcan, Nimrod and BAe 146.

The Avro Heritage Museum is packed with fascinating exhibits and is home to the only example of an all-white Vulcan bomber. There are many activities on offer and things to do to keep all ages entertained. The Museum has a café on site which offers light refreshments and fantastic views of the mighty Vulcan bomber as it stands proudly outside.

The Museum is entirely self-funded, relying on admission fees as its main source of income and staffed by passionate volunteers, many of whom worked at Chadderton and Woodford.

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A brief history of the
Avro Heritage Museum

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