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Yorkshire Air Museum and Allied Air Forces Memorial


LocationYork
RegionYorkshire
AddressHalifax Way, Elvington, York
YO41 4AU
Tel01904 608595
Fax01904 608246


AccessibilityFully accessible
FacilitiesEducation and Outreach Facilities
Research facilities
Cafe/Restaurant
Shop


Accredited museumYes


Collection typeArchives
Transport
Military
Science and Industry
DescriptionBased on an authentic WWII Bomber Command station. 15 exhibitions and comprehensive historic aircraft collection featuring the unique Halifax Bomber; pioneering Cayley Glider; Wright Flyer; live jets (Blackburn Buccaneer, Handley Page Victor and BAE Nimrod MR2) and propeller aircraft including Douglas Dakota C47. Latest acquisition is the imposing Dassault Mirage IVA strategic nuclear bomber.


Members free entry offerFree entry (all exhibitions)


Opening hoursDaily 10-5
Attendance70,000


Number of paid staff15


Number of volunteers140
Work experience offeredYes
Volunteering opportunities availableYes
Training for volunteers providedYes
Friends organisationYes


Governing bodyBoard of Trustees


Date last updated10/01/2018


Staff
NameJob TitleDepartment
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Ian Reed Museum Director
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Barbara George Deputy Museum Director
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Neill Watson Website / Social Media Manager
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Ian Richardson Communications Manager
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Sandrine Bauchet Administration Manager Management
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