American Air Day @ Imperial War Museum Duxford (20 August)

Amercan Air Day A4_A3:Layout 1If you love planes then make sure you do not miss this event!

American Air Day showcases the work of the United States Air Force in Europe, and in particular, the Third Air Force, resident in the United Kingdom.  This family-friendly day contains stunning flying and ground-based displays.

This fantastic day acknowledges the historic link between Duxford and the United States Air Force that dates back to 1918 and is represented today by the stunning American Air Museum in Britain, Duxford’s award-winning US military aviation museum.


Tickets for this event can be purchased online or by telephone, separate prices apply.

On the day ticket prices
Child (0-15 years inclusive) FREE
Adult (16-59 years) £18.50
Senior (60 years or over) £14.80
Student £14.80
Unemployed £9.25
Adult, Senior, Student – disabled £11.10
Carer (one per disabled visitor) free
Friends of Duxford Adult £14.80
Friends of Duxford Senior £11.80

Ticket prices for groups
Group Adult £14.80
Group Senior £12.95
Group Student £12.95

Group rates apply to groups of 10 or more paying visitors. For this event there is no need to book group visits in advance.

IWM-plane3Opening times
Gates open at 10.00am and the Museum closes at 6.00pm.

Public Enquiries: +44 (0)1223 835 000

Tickets for all events can be purchased online at or by calling the box office on 01223 499 353.
Imperial War Museum Duxford is just south of Cambridge at junction 10 of the M11. Ample free parking is available.

For a full list of Duxford’s air shows and other exciting events in 2010, including half term activities for families, visit or telephone 01223 835 000.