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COVID-19 & Visiting the Museum

The FAST Museum is OPEN to the public on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays.
We look forward to welcoming you!

Whilst the government guidance no longer mandates the wearing of face coverings, we respectfully request that vistors continue wear face coverings whilst in the museum buildings to protect the volunteers and other visitors.

Please be aware that to maintain a COVID-Secure environment we are currently not able to operate the Flight Simulators or provide access to the Trident Cockpit, please accept our apologies.

General enquiries to secretary@airsciences.co.uk

FAST Museum

Trenchard House
85 Farnborough Road
Farnborough
Hampshire GU14 6TF

Tel: 01252 375050
Email: secretary@airsciences.org.uk
(Office manned Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holiday Mondays)

Opening Hours & Admission

The Museum is open 10:00am to 4:00pm Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays.

Admission is Free but donations are very welcome – as a charity run entirely by volunteers we depend on fundraising to meet our costs and support our projects. (Special events and exhibitions may charge an admission fee).

Group Bookings

School parties, young people’s and adult groups are very welcome.  There is a small charge and booking is essential.

To book, please download our Hospitality Brochure and Booking Form.

For any enquiries, please telephone 01252 375050 (the office is manned on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, except for public holidays) or email secretary@airsciences.org.uk.

We can also host team building and celebratory events and offer meeting and venue hire.

Accessibility

We are committed to ensuring the FAST Museum is accessible to all visitors, regardless of disability and hope that our facilities enhance your visit. The Museum is wheelchair accessible. Accessible toilets are available. Volunteer staff are always on hand for assistance and will be more than happy to help you.

Parking

Parking is free at the Museum and there are plenty of spaces.

Location & Maps

Farnborough Air Sciences Trust Museum, Trenchard House, 85 Farnborough Road, Farnborough, Hampshire GU14 6TF

Getting Here

37 MINUTES FROM LONDON, 57 MINUTES TO PARIS!
With Farnborough airport literally on the doorstep, international air travel is made easy for the FAST Museum!

But of course, most of our visitors find us via somewhat more prosaic modes of transport…

BY CAR
Satellite Navigation: GU14 6TH

Junctions 4 and 4A of the M3 are minutes away and the Museum is just 15 miles from junction 12 of the M25, making Heathrow and Gatwick airports readily accessible.

The Museum is situated on the A325 Farnborough Road, close to the Eastern end of the main runway at Farnborough Airfield.

BY TRAIN
Farnborough is on the London to Southampton rail line and is just 37 minutes from central London by train. Farnborough Main rail station is just a 5 minute taxi ride or 20 minute walk away from the Museum.

BY BUS
The main bus route up the A325 through Farnborough, from Camberley to Aldershot, is Stagecoach Route 1. You can find more bus travel information at www.traveline.info.

Getting to the FAST Museum

All forms of transport are catered for…

Eating & Shopping

The museum has a coffee lounge which is open during museum opening hours, serving hot and cold drinks, cakes and biscuits.

Farnborough town centre with a wide range of shops and eating, including ASDA and Sainsburys, is a 10 minute walk away.

FAST Museum Picnic Areas

Picnic areas are available (weather permitting!)…

General Enquiries

The Museum office is manned on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays.

Tel : 01252 375050
International : +44 1252 375050
Email : secretary@airsciences.org.uk

MUSEUM OPENING HOURS

Saturdays, Sundays and
Bank Holiday Mondays
10.00am - 4.00pm

LATEST NEWS

The FAST Museum RE-OPENED on Saturday 31 July 2021.

The Wind Tunnels remain CLOSED, but we expect an update on this very soon.

Covid Secure Guided tours of the Man-Carrying Centrifuge are running.

UPCOMING EVENTS

All postponed events are currently being rescheduled and dates will be posted soon>>

FAST

Trenchard House
85 Farnborough Road
Farnborough
Hampshire GU14 6TF

Tel: 01252 375050
Email: secretary@airsciences.org.uk
(Office manned Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holiday Mondays)

Arts Council Accredited Museum