Explore Lincolnshire's Aviation Heritage

Join us on a journey through Lincolnshire's extensive and rich aviation heritage. From the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight's flying Spitfires, Hurricanes, Dakota and Avro Lancaster, to the Digby Lima Sector Operations Room, to Just Jane at the Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre and the many other heritage sites and airbases across the county.


Let us help you explore the many aviation sites and attractions in Lincolnshire, why not use one of the trails that are available to guide you around? Or make up your own itinenary from the list of museums and attractions open to the public.


Look out for aviation events and festivals taking place throughout the year, see our events guide to help you plan your visit.



Take the time to listen to some of our oral histories; learn about the experiences of an RAF Veteran and hear an interview with RAF Groundcrew member post war and his experiences as a boy during the war.


We also have film of an operation to Frankfurt; Bomb Aimer Les Rutherford was one of only two survivors when his Lancaster Bomber was shot down over Germany. His miraculous survival is told in a short film, 'A Bomb Aimer’s Story'.


The Life and Times of Guy Gibson - A Talk by Jim Shortland

Venue: The site of the 1943 Dam's Raid Command, St Vincent's Hall, Grantham

Thursday 28th September 5:30pm 

Entry is strictly by ticket only; these can be purchased by calling 01476 406158.  There is a £1 booking fee with a suggested donation of £5 on the day in aid of the Lincolnshire Bomber Command Memorial.

For further details visit (external website): Gravity Fields Festival



Prisoners' Tales

Prisoners' Tales

Wednesday 8th October 2014

£10 per ticket

To be held in the Woodland Suite at the Petwood Hotel, Woodhall Spa

7:00pm for tea and coffee followed by a 7:30pm start

Please click image for PDF of full details and booking information


















Get in touch

If you would like further details of Aviation Heritage Lincolnshire and how we could help you, please contact Phil Bonner (Aviation Development Officer) or Dave Harrigan (Outreach and Learning Officer)

If you would like more information about Aviation Heritage Lincolnshire, the website or our new app please contact Lydia Parry, Project Assistant

Should you wish to call us please telephone the Customer Service Centre on 01522 782332.


Download the 2014 brochure


Download a copy of the new 2014 brochure to help you plan your visit to Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage sites