Discover what's going on at Aerospace Bristol with our calendar of events.
discover what's going on at aerospace bristol... INCLUDING SPECIAL CONCORDE50 EvENTS
This year marks 50 years since Concorde’s maiden flight - from Toulouse on 2nd March 1969, with the first British flight taking place from Filton on 9th April 1969 - and we will celebrating this incredible milestone with special activities throughout the year.
You’ll find a selection of our Concorde50 activities below, but please check back regularly, as we’ll be revealing more exciting Concorde50 news and events throughout 2019.
So, don’t miss your chance to join the celebrations and step aboard the last Concorde ever to fly in Concorde’s fiftieth anniversary year.
Discover fascinating stories with 'Spotlight' talks, including the history of Concorde, every weekend when you visit Aerospace Bristol. Talks are free to join with your admission ticket (no reservation required), and timings can be located at the Gallery entrance.
Watch important restoration work on the Bristol Bolingbroke and speak to our knowledgeable volunteers. The workshop is open for public viewing whenever work is taking place, and free to visit as part of your admission ticket.
Aerospace Bristol will be offering a free drop in reminiscence session to celebrate International Day of Older Persons. Enjoy the chance to look through objects and photos and talk about your own working life. Sessions take place in the Making Studio and are free to join, but a valid museum ticket is required if you want to visit the rest of the museum or step aboard Concorde.
Back by popular demand, watch this hilarious 80s cult-classic under the wings of the last Concorde to fly and get the chance to step aboard. Airplane! under an aeroplane...surely you can’t be serious?! Book your in-flight entertainment now.
It’s never too early to start thinking about Christmas! This year's Christmas party at Aerospace Bristol takes place on Saturday 7th or 14th December, so plan ahead and book now to celebrate the festive season under the wings of Concorde.