Please select "427 Wing (London) Air Force Memorial Museum" from the list of funds to direct your donation to our Spirit of Flight museum project. Adopt an Artefact Iconic and fascinating objects from the Museum’s collection Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm or out of hours (emergencies only). The Royal Air Force Museum (RAF Museum) in Hendon in North London has a series of exhibitions dedicated to the history of the RAF and aviation in general. This content has been supplied by Royal Air Force Museum London Opening Times November to February: 10am to 5pm - last admission 4.30pm March to October: 10am to 6pm - last admission 5.30pm Closed 24 to 26 Dec 2019 and 1 January 2020. The Royal Air Force Museum American Foundation ensures that the shared aviation heritage of the USA and the UK is kept alive in the memories of our two great nations. If you need assistance or have any questions please contact 427 (London) Wing. Media enquires are handled by the Ministry of Defence (MOD): 020 721 87907. Origins of the Royal Air Force. The Royal Air Force Museum London is displayed over 6 hangars. Housing a fantastic collection of over 100 aircraft, the RAF museum has an impressive selection of planes including some of the most famous to have ever graced the skies. Restaurants near St George's Royal Air Force Chapel of Rememberance: (0.01 mi) Jade Garden (0.01 mi) Spitfire Cafe Biggin Hill (0.05 mi) Tom Bell Traditional Fish and Chips (0.04 mi) Biggin Hill Charcoal Grill (0.06 mi) Raineys Kitchen; View all restaurants near St George's Royal Air Force Chapel of Rememberance on Tripadvisor $ The Royal Air Force Club 128 Piccadilly London W1J 7PY Registered Charity 1108295 Royal Patron: Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Visit England - 'Good to Go' Accredited Hangar 1, RAF Stories and First to the Future. Military aviation in the United Kingdom dates from 1878, when a series of experiments with balloons was carried out at Woolwich Arsenal in London.On April 1, 1911, an air battalion of the Royal Engineers was formed, consisting of one balloon and one airplane company. Founded in 1918, the Royal Air Force Club is a private members Club in the heart of London's Mayfair. Two exhibitions, RAF Stories and RAF First to the Future, opened in 2018 to commemorate the RAF centenary: The Club offers a selection of dining options, accommodation, conferencing and events spaces along with bespoke friendly service and a wonderful ambience that is truly unique. Website: Royal Air Force Memorial, London Location map Media enquiries . Find out more Engineers are the backbone of the Royal Air Force. The Royal Air Force Museum is a National Museum, a Government non-departmental public body (NDPB) and a registered charity. They get the best of both worlds by balancing their own careers and home life, with the challenge and adventure of the RAF. About Royal Air Force Memorial, London Address: Victoria Embankment, London, Greater London, England Attraction Type: Landmark - Memorial Location: On Victoria Embankment opposite the Ministry of Defence. The nearest undergound station is Westminster. Royal Air Force Reserves serve alongside Regulars in the UK and overseas.