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The National Museum of Flight is now open.

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Museum reopening

The National Museum of Flight is now open and tickets are available for online booking.

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Watch the video below to see what changes we've made to make your visit safe and enjoyable.

National Museum of Flight

East Fortune Airfield, East Lothian, EH39 5LF
Tel: 0300 123 6789

Admission

Advance online booking required

Adult £12.50
Concession £10.50
Child (5–15) £7.50 (under 5s free) 
Family (2 adults and 2 children) £33

National Museums Scotland Members free

  • *Concessions: 60+, students with valid NUS or Young Scot card, unemployed with ID, disabled people.
  • Carers of disabled people free.
  • National Museums Scotland Members free
  • School visits are free; some workshop charges apply
  • Discounts available for group bookings and those travelling by bicycle

Opening times

Museum now open

Open daily, 10.00 - 17:00

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Book online in advance

Timed entry has been introduced to ensure that we can manage numbers and maintain physical distancing. Please book a timed entry ticket online for every member of your group in advance of your visit. This includes National Museums Scotland Members

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Visiting safely

A range of new safety measures have been put in place in line with Scottish Government guidelines.

This includes pre-booked timed entry, face coverings, enhanced cleaning, sneeze screens, hand sanitising stations and one-way routes in certain areas of the museum where physical distancing is not possible.

We want you to have a safe and enjoyable visit. During your visit, we ask you to:

Please keep your distance from others (2m). Follow the directional signage.
Use the hand sanitiser provided. Please note card payments only.
Wash your hands often. Face coverings must be worn by visitors over 5 years old.

Please do not visit the museum if you or anyone in your household has any symptoms of Coronavirus.

The Physical Distance Based Capacity (PDBC) for the National Museum of Flight based on Scottish Government guidelines is 1189.

We're Good to Go

We have acquired VisitBritain’s Good to Go accreditation. This Industry Standard mark means that National Museums Scotland has followed government and industry Covid-19 guidelines, has a Risk Assessment in place and a process to maintain cleanliness and aid physical distancing.

Museum map

Plan your visit to the National Museum of Flight with our map to view online or print at home.

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Support us

As a charity, we rely on your donations to protect our historic aircraft. Please donate today to support our work.

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We take pride in maintaining the highest standards to make your visit as rewarding as possible.

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Museum reopening

Our museums are now open and tickets are available to book. We can't wait to welcome you back.

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