The earliest air station in Britain, established 1913 by the Royal Flying Corps, dating from a period of manned flight when planes were, quite literally, kites. The museum features a fascinating photographic archive and collection of aviation memorabilia, artefacts and vehicles relating to the flying history of Montrose. The Air Station is also famous for its ghosts.There have been many unexplained sightings of apparitions and planes.
The Air Station is open from April 1st until September 30th, Wednesday to Saturday, 10am - 4pm. Open Sundays all year round from 12pm to 4pm, weather permitting. Other times by arrangement.
Adults £5.00 with GiftAid, (£4.50). Cons. + Senior Cits. £4.00 (GA), (£3.50) Children go free (must be accompanied by an Adult).
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Facilities and services
- Education facilities available
- Library with public access
- Picnic area
- Wheelchair access to all public areas
The resources of our library are available on a reference basis. While disabled facilities are restricted by the historic building itself, all assistance possible will be offered to visitors who are less mobile or sensory-impaired - please telephone prior to visiting to arrange.
- Brochure or leaflet available with directions to museum
- Events and resources for children and families
- General guide to collections available
- Member of staff available with responsibility for education
- Pre-booking service for groups
- Teaching/resources available for HE/FE students
- Touch exhibits
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