The Solway Aviation Museum was selected by readers of Carlisle Living as one of the finalists in the 2017 awards held at The Garden at Eden venue in Crosby-on-Eden. This came as a surprise to us as we had no idea we had been nominated, so a big thank you to everyone who voted for us it certainly raised the profile of the museum, unfortunately we did not win Tullie House took the award for Best Place to Visit.
We would like to thank all our volunteers, all of whom go more than the extra mile to make our visitors feel welcome. Our visitor book reflects the thoughts of our visitors in their wonderful comments as does Trip Advisor which rates us as no.2 in Carlisle and no.4 throughout Cumbria.
This nomination has opened new opportunities for the museum to go forward and take on the full time professional attractions so watch out we’re coming to get you!!
Along with Fred Karno’s Army display this weekend (2nd & 3rd July 2016). Both our Combat & Vulcan Flight Simulators will be open. The museum is open from 10:30am, so come along and have a look at the fantastic displays and have a go in our Flight Simulators.
To commemorate the Border Regiments 100 years since they entered the battle of the Somme, Fred Karno’s Army will be with us this coming weekend (2nd & 3rd July 2016). Paul will be putting up displays and bringing along lots of exhibits for people to handle. Fred Karno’s Army is a living history display focusing […]
For the 2016 Season we will be open every Friday, Saturday, Sunday & English Bank Holiday Monday from Friday 25th March until Sunday 30th October. Due to a shortage of volunteers, we will no longer be able to open the museum on a Thursday during School Holiday’s.
This app is no longer available for download. Sorry. Our App is now live and available to download for free on Apple or Android devices. Simply visit the App Store or Google Play store and search for “Solway Aviation Museum” to download it. We will be adding more content to the app soon with information […]