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Helicopters are welcome to fly into the Museum's 1 acre grass Helipad.

N 51° 20' 20.13"   W 002° 55' 57.17"        17ft. AMSL

    Op hrs: 10:00 to 16:30 daily (Wednesday to Sunday)
Other times by request

    Remarks:- Operated by The Helicopter Museum
    Main aerodrome closed
    Northerly variable over aerodrome
    Avoid over flying caravan park and village on SE boundary
    2m fence surrounds the landing areas
    Flags/windsock adjacent

    Landing Fee: Museum entry charge per person

    Restaurant: Hot and cold snack facilities available

Please contact the museum to advise arrival time
Tel. 01934-635227

Primary HLS - A

1 acre grass landing area West side of Museum main buildings,
Identified by White "H"

Secondary HLS - B

hard tarmac landing area North side of of museum main buildings,
adjacent to white Control tower

The following photo indicates Helicopter Landing Sites (HLS) A & B

HLS -  A should always to be used unless otherwise advised by the museum

The following photo shows Primary Helicopter Landing Site A

The following photo shows Secondary Helicopter Landing Site B


 About Us

The Helicopter Museum is a Registered Charity No. 281053

Trustees: Steve Whittaker, Peter Turner, Elfan Ap Rees, Geoff Russell, Dave Wallace
Geoff Dore, Peter Chatfield & Richard Roller

Museum Adviser : Andy King

General Manager : Lee Mills
Business Manager : Wendy Cowlin
Financial Administrator : Molly Lee


 Winners of

Fédération Aéronautique Internationale

Venue of Education

Vertical Flight Society
Heritage Site Award

The Queens Award for
Voluntary Service

 Contact Us

The Helicopter Museum
Locking Moor Road
BS24 8PP

Tel. 01934-635227

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 Supported by

Leonardo Helicopters, American Helicopter Society, Bell, Boeing, Bond Helicopters, Bristow Helicopters, Airbus Helicopters, Helicopter International Magazine, McDonnell Douglas, Arts Council England, North Somerset Council, Rolls Royce, Sikorsky, US Army, Fleet Air Arm and various service units in the Royal Air Force and Army Air Corps, as well as many other individuals and companies too numerous to mention

 Member of

South West Federation of Museums and Galleries Helicopter Association International

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