Cranwell Aviation History Museum: Discover More…

Please click the buttons below to see some of our exhibitions, past and present.

Airships over Lincolnshire

Our ‘Lighter Than Air’ exhibition has been revamped for 2021! Click the button below for our Discover More exhibition, and watch the fantastic animations designed by Daniel Davis!

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Honorary PDSA Dickin Medal awarded to war horse Warrior on behalf of all animals that served in World War One. Kings Troop Horse Galaxy wears the honorary medal on behalf of Warrior.

Animals at War

The uplifting stories of some of the brave animals who’ve been awarded the Dickin Medal, the animal’s Victoria Cross.

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Gallantry in the Air

To mark the centenary of the RAF, Cranwell Aviation Heritage Museum’s exhibition commemorates the RAF crew who were decorated for their bravery.

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Herbert Tomlin – 100 Years On

Our digital exhibition tells the story of Herbert ‘Tom’ Tomlin, one of ‘Trenchard’s Brats’; a charming insight into life in the RAF and beyond!

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High Flying Women

Our popular exhibition tells the fantastic stories of the women who fought against adversity to achieve aviation history.

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Rebuilding Heroes

Discover the power of positivity in this poignant exhibition which tells the story of the Guinea Pig Club and the pioneering experimental treatment by Archibald McIndoe.

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A classic car filled with service personelChristmas at Cranwell

Our festive mini-exhibition celebrates Christmas at RAF Cranwell.

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A photo of Cranwell college from the archive

Boom – 100 years on

Our 2020 exhibition marked the centenary of the opening of RAF College Cranwell.

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Record Breaking Flights

Our exhibition explores the historic flights that have taken off from RAF College Cranwell.

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Alfred Farina with Airship Crew. Mr Z Farina

Silent Voices

Our pop-up exhibition for Heritage Open Days 2021 shares untold stories from some of those associated with RAF College Cranwell.

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