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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Museum, £0.50-£2


Derek Powell


Wellesbourne Airfield,
Control Tower Entrance,
Loxley Lane,
CV35 9EU


The museum houses a small collection of exhibits both military & civilian relating to Wellesbourne airfield in wartime (WWII). Exhibits are housed in an underground bunker and in above ground building. On view above ground are complete aircraft and also cockpit sections.

Accepts groups

Mobile phone coverageChildren welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedGuided tours for individualsSmoking not allowed

Opening details

All year.


From Junction 15 of M40 take A429 towards Stow-on-the-Wold. After approx 3 miles, turn right on B4086 towards Stratford. Afeter approx 3/4 mile, take left turn at cross roads (Loxley Lane). Museum is 1/2 mile on left.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 5 miles from Stratford-upon-avon station


  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Mobile phone coverageMobile phone coverage
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Guided tours for individualsGuided tours for individuals
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 13
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesHandrail by ramp
  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesAudible alarm system

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