Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Museum – Manston

The Spitfire and Hurricane Museum is a unique site housing a Supermarine Spitfire Mk XVI and the Hawker Hurricane IIC as well as a host of objects and artefacts which help tell the story of life in and around Ramsgate during WWII. An absolute must visit, photography is welcome and best of all, it’s free to visit too!


In addition to the collection, the museum also boasts a small shop and a fantastic café which serves teas, coffees and quality hot food.

Most important of all, there is the Allied Crew Memorial Garden where all visitors are welcome to sit on the benches to relax and reflect in an evocative atmosphere.

The museum also offers bespoke education sessions and can accommodate group or coach bookings.

  • Free Entrance
  • Free Car and Coach Parking
  • Disabled Access
  • Merlin Café open daily

Opening Hours
10am – 5pm (Summer)
10am – 4pm (Winter)
Closed Mondays in January and February


The Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Museum
The Airfield
Manston Road
Kent CT12 5DF

Tel: 01843 821940
Email: enquiries@spitfiremuseum.org.uk
Website: www.spitfiremuseum.org.uk
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