RAF Scampton Heritage Centre, Scampton, Lincolnshire

RAF Scampton Heritage Centre, Scampton, Lincolnshire

RAF Scampton has had a rich and varied history. Home for 617 Squadron - we know them more as the Dambusters - and the RAF Aerobatic Team, The Red Arrows.

The heritage centre offers a history of RAF Scampton and is within an original WW2 hangers. There are over 1500 artifacts (including a Blue Steel Missile) which will be of interest to all aviation enthusiasts around the world.

A highlight is the original office of Guy Gibson, Commanding Officer of 617 Squadron, remade to as it was in 1943, and the grave of Gibson's dog,

Entry is free to the general public though due to current security measures, prior arrangment with the curator two weeks prior to visit is essential.

Valid Photo ID e.g. driving licence or passport will also be required.


Address RAF Scampton Heritage Centre
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN1 2ST
Telephone 01522 738361
Area More information on Scampton