Imperial War Museum, Duxford

Imperial War Museums


IWM Duxford is a historic airfield and museum telling the stories of those who lived, fought and died in war from WW1 to 1969.
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Contact details

Imperial War Museum, Duxford Duxford Airfield, Building 425, Cambridge, East of England, CB22 4QR
Phone: 020 7416 5000

Standing and Queueing

Seating is available throughout the site.

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access
Wheelchairs and mobility scooters are available for loan, free of charge. Please telephone 01223 497 240 or contact us, to reserve a wheelchair or mobility scooter (subject to availability).

A free site transport vehicle is available throughout the day for visitors, with space with wheelchairs.

Short Distances

Short distance
19 designated parking bays for blue badge holders, with further bays available at our air shows. Please see our Air Show Accessibility page for more information.

Access To Toilets

Access To Toilets
Accessible toilets and baby changing facilities are available throughout the site, with additional facilities provided at air shows and some events.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs
A warm welcome to Guide dogs and registered assistance dogs, water bowls can be provided at the Visitor Centre.

Accessing Visual Information

Accessing Visual Information
Audio guides to AirSpace and the Historic Duxford exhibition specifically designed for blind and partially sighted visitors are available free of charge. Please telephone 01223 497 240 or contact us, to reserve the audio guide (subject to availability). Audio description can be provided on the Historic Duxford trail.

Accessing Audible Information

Accessing Audible Information
British Sign Language (BSL) interpretation of films in AirSpace and the Historic Duxford exhibition.

Subtitles are shown on most audio-visual presentations.

Induction Loops Systems are fitted in the Visitor Centre admissions desk and shop, Historic Duxford Trail, AirSpace, American Air Museum and Historic Duxford.

Transcript booklets are available for the audio points in AirSpace and Historic Duxford.