jet-set for a summer of family fun
24 july - 1 september 2019
Bring your family to Aerospace Bristol and step aboard the last Concorde ever to fly, in Concorde’s 50th anniversary year.
With aeroplanes, helicopters, rockets, satellites and hands-on activities, spend several hours with us and keep the whole family entertained.
FLY THROUGH HISTORY tours - Kids go free!
THURSDAYS & SATURDAYS FROM 25 JULY TO 31 AUGUST
11am & 2pm
Take off on a journey through Bristol's illustrious aerospace history. From the earliest pioneers of aviation, through two World Wars, the space race, and on to the iconic Concorde, before you step aboard the supersonic jet.
Kids go free! Tours last approximately one hour and are available to purchase on the day for only £5 per person, but kids can join the tour for free*! Spaces are limited so arrive early, together with a valid museum ticket, to secure your place.
*All adults and children must have a valid museum ticket - and all adults require a Fly Through History tour ticket - in order to attend this event.
Daily Spotlight Talks
Don’t miss your chance to get up close to this world famous aircraft and discover more with special daily Spotlight Talks (excluding Thursday and Saturdays).
STORY TIME (Tuesdays) AND HANDS-ON ACTIVITIES (WEDNESDAYS)
Story Time, 11am & 3pm every Tuesday from 30 July until 27 August
Join us every Tuesday for special story time sessions - we’ll have a different book each week and Story Time is free to join with a valid admission ticket. It's the perfect activity for under-5s to enjoy this summer.
Hands-on activities, 11am & 2pm every Wednesday from 31 July until 28 August
Get hands-on every Wednesday with fun and engaging make-and-take activities for budding pilots and engineers to enjoy:
31 July: Play and Build - Design the next supersonic aircraft using Engino
7 August: Make your own Concorde - Build your own model Concorde to take home and keep
14 August: Play and Programme - Learn to programme and help our Sphero robots find their way through the maze
21 August: Design your own Livery - If you could paint an aeroplane what design would your choose? Design your own special livery for Concorde
28 August: Sweetheart Memento Making (£1 per ticket) - Make your own badge or keyring to take home and keep
Activity sessions have limited capacity so please ask at admissions for a token and arrive early to take part. Activity sessions are free to join (except Sweetheart Memento Making which cost £1) along with a valid admission ticket.
BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND
Visit Aerospace Bristol this Bank Holiday weekend for an exciting programme of events, including Fly Through History tours, Spotlight Talks, and a special Concorde nose droop.
FUN DAILY ACTIVITIES UNDER CONCORDE
Design the next supersonic aircraft using Engino or create your own phonetic alphabet and then test it on your friends and family, all free to join with your admission ticket.
PLAN YOUR VISIT NOW
Let the kids run around whilst you relax with a coffee in our outdoor play and seating area. We’ve recently added brand new springers - perfect for our smaller visitors.
There's plenty to keep the whole family entertained at Aerospace Bristol during the summer holidays, so book your tickets now.
See Concorde’s Nose Droop this Bank Holiday Monday