Take an unforgettable tour through the story of powered flight. Gallery recommended for students aged 5 and over.
With real aircraft suspended overhead, smaller models, aviation clothing, and aero-engines, the gallery offers opportunities to follow several cross-curricular themes. Objects on display include:
- A full-sized replica of the Wright Flyer
- Amy Johnson’s famous aircraft Jason
- A Spitfire
- A Jump Jet
- A complete slice of a Boeing 747 airliner
This page is for educational groups; for general visitor information, please see the main gallery page.