The Vulcan Bomber
Access to the Vulcan cockpit is included in your museum admission. Please advise the counter staff if you wish to visit so that they can book a slot for you on one of the tours.
A Few things to consider before visiting the Vulcan cockpit.
- To get in to the Vulcan cockpit you do need to climb a ladder – if you are not confident on ladders please take this in to account.
- This visit is not suitable for Children under 7 years of age.
- The cockpit and crew areas are small and cramped. It may feel uncomfortable for anyone who suffers from claustrophobia.
- The maximum number of visitors allowed in the cockpit on a tour is 5.
RAF 14 MU Exhibit
Blue Streak Exhibit
Discover Britain’s part in the Space Race and the story behind the testing of the ill fated Blue Streak rocket program.
Our superb display of rocket engines and model of the rocket launch facility at RAF Spadeadam on the windswept Gilsland fells, chronicles a little known episode in Britain’s recent history.