Aerospace Bristol

Hayes Way, Patchway, Bristol, BS34 5BZ

Tel: +44 (0)117 931 5315

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Aerospace Bristol Concorde


Aerospace Bristol tells the incredible story of Bristol’s amazing aviation achievements and gives you and your family the chance to step aboard Concorde Alpha Foxtrot, the last of the supersonic jets ever to fly.

There's loads to discover at Aerospace Bristol, starting from the earliest days of powered flight, through to today’s cutting-edge aerospace technology. There's aeroplanes, helicopters, missiles, satellites, engines and more to see and lots of interactive exhibits for all ages.

The highlight of your day will surely be the iconic Concorde. You’ll have the chance to step aboard the world's fastest passenger jet, glimpse into the cockpit, and walk through the passenger cabin to discover how Concorde passengers would travel in style. Plus, enjoy an amazing show projected on to the outside of the aeroplane.

And when the sun is shining, relax with a coffee whilst the kids run around the aeroplane climbing frame and helicopter-shaped springers in the new outdoor play and seating area. It’s ideal for budding pilots to enjoy.

You’ll find Aerospace Bristol just off the M5, near Cribbs Causeway, and with free parking for visitors, getting to the museum couldn’t be easier.

Looking for a great day out for all the family? Book your tickets now and step aboard the world famous Concorde.

Aeropace Bristol is committed to providing an exceptional experience for all visitors. Free entry to all dedicated carers, guide and assistance dogs welcome. There are fifteen disabled parking bays near the entrance to the museum.

The museum site is fully accessible by those using wheelchairs, the museum has easy access toilets, and disabled changing facilities registered with Changing Places. Two wheelchairs are available for visitor use (booking is advisable).The museum has wheelchair accessible lifts in both hangars, as well as two dedicated accessible lifts to allow visitors in wheelchairs to board the Britannia and Concorde. 

To get the most from your visit, please download a Visitor Map to help you plan your day. There is also an Autism Guide for visitors.

Visit Aerospace's full accessibility statement.

Family-friendly features

Baby changing facilities available, breastfeeding friendly throughout (private space available on request). Pushchair and wheelchair friendly café with high chairs available as well as children’s meals. 

Group bookings

​​​​​Concorde didn’t have a first class section - on Concorde, every seat was first class - and it’s the same at Aerospace Bristol. The friendly and knowledgeable team are committed to delivering the best possible experience for every visitor and will ensure that all members of your group enjoy a first class day out. Proving their popularity, Aerospace Bristol won Best Museum at the Group Leisure & Travel Awards in 2020.

Enjoy discounted group rates, new tours, free coach and minibus parking on site, free entry for the group leader and the coach driver (for groups of over 15+) plus free regular hot drink for the coach driver. Call 01179 315 315 or email for more information

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£18.00 per ticket

Offers adult, child and concessions for students and seniors, and a range of family ticket options available.

Concession include: Seniors aged 65 and over; and students with a valid student ID. Free entry to all dedicated carers when accompanying a paying visitor who is disabled.

Buy your tickets now online and get free return visits for a whole year.


  • Aerospace Bristol

Special Offers

  • Dedicated carers entitled to free entry

    The offer: Dedicated carers (accompanying a paying visitor who is disabled) are entitled to free entry.

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book visit the Aerospace Bristol website.

    Offers for carers - redeem this special offer immediately

    Offer link: Offers for carers

Opening Times

Opening times (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)


  • Regional and MiscellaneousWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

Further Information


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Coach drop-off point
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Shop
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Families
  • Groups
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Weddings

Parking & Transport

  • On-Site Coach Parking
  • Parking On Site

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Colin B
      Birmingham, United Kingdom
      Great day out
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 4th April 2024
      Outstanding afternoon at the museum and the VIP experience to visit Concorde. Our guide Alan was very knowledgeable and friendly to all visitors making the day even more interesting. Would certainly... Read full review
    • Marion C
      Trip Type:
      A great day out
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 5th April 2024
      A fascinating day with well presented and clear artefacts and aircraft. Concorde looked magnificent. Children could find engaging hands on exhibits that explained the science. Plenty of parking and... Read full review
    • Claire C
      Would recomend
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 7th April 2024
      We came to see concorde but the museum was so interesting as well. My kids are 13&18 and they are interested in reading the wall information and learning the history of aviation at Bristol... Read full review

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