The Museum of Berkshire Aviation



Mohawk Way, Woodley, Reading, Berkshire, RG5 4UE

Tel: +44 0118 944 8089

Museum of Berkshire Aviation, Reading


Berkshire's dynamic contribution to aviation history is graphically re-captured at the Woodley museum. Run as a charitable trust, the museum is at the historic site of Woodley airfield, near Reading - once the centre of a thriving aircraft industry. Miles and Handley Page aircraft built at Woodley are being reconstructed and exhibited along with a fascinating pictorial record and priceless archives.

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  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Wheelchair user accessible


  • Cafe
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Snacks, tea, coffee, confectionery.
  • Picnic Site
  • Refreshments Available

Children & Infants

  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • Open all year round
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • Free parking
  • Park and Ride - Junction Baderway/Winnersh Triangle
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.None
  • Max group size - 50
  • Min group size - 10
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times - For groups.

Provider Preferences

  • No Smoking Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is M4. A329(M) towards Reading. Take 1st exit towards Winnersh. At roundabout take 2nd exit. At next roundabout take 2nd exit. At next roundabout continue straight ahead. At next roundabout take 3rd exit. Museum is on right.

Public Transport Directions

From Reading general bus station, bus 64 or 65 to Woodley Mohawk Way. Bus stops by driveway to museum.

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