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Event National Museum of Flight

Second World War East Fortune

10 Feb - 11 Feb 2024
11:00 - 15:00

Concorde Hangar

Free with museum admission and Annual Pass

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Second World War military objects.

Second World War military objects.

Discover the Second World War history of East Fortune this half term.

Discover the history of one of Britain’s best-preserved Second World War airfields. Our costumed interpreter will take you through Air Raid Precautions and talk about the shelters on site, explaining what it was like to use them.

Handle genuine military flying clothing from the period and discover what was good and bad about it.

Then explore the site with our new satchels for families and adults, featuring puzzles to solve for alone or together as a group.

A member of the team at National Museum of Flight dressed in Army uniform.

A member of the team dressed in uniform.

Visitor information

Plan your visit

Visiting information can be found on ourPlan Your Visit pages.

Getting here

National Museum of Flight
East Fortune Airfield
East Lothian
EH39 5LF

Map and directions


The site is wheelchair accessible and wheelchairs can be borrowed free of charge. 

The hangars have ramped access, however, due to the historic nature of our collection, Concorde is not accessible to everyone. 

Adapted toilets are available. 

Guide dogs, hearing dogs and other recognised assistance dogs are admitted. 

Find out more about our access information.

Ticketing Terms and Conditions

National Museums Scotland have a non-refundable and non-transferable ticketing policy.

See our full Ticketing Terms and Conditions.

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