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North Weald Airfield Museum

Add North Weald Airfield Museum to your Itinerary

Type:Museum

Ad Astra House
Hurricane Way
North Weald
EPPING
Essex
CM16 6AA

Tel: 01992 523010

North Weald Airfield Museum and Norwegian Memorial and Debt of Honour.

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Follow brown tourist signs for 'Memorial and Debt of Honour'.

From junction 7 on the M11 (Marked A414 Harlow) follow signs for A414 Ongar (Canes Lane). Go straight on at the first roundabout (turn right here for the airfield entrance) and turn right at 'The Talbot' pub (Harvester), carry on through North Weald village. We are at the far end of the village on the right hand side.

From Chelmsford, take the A414 towards Ongar. At the Four Wantz roundabout at Ongar, go striaght on towrads North Weald. Turn left at the Talbot Pub and continue as above.

From Epping travel north up the High Street and turn right at the traffic lights just after the War Memorial. Continue along this road and pass under the M11. Drive along the road with the airfield and end of the runway on your left and the museum is the first turning on the left.

To get to the airfield entrance from the museum, travel towards the village centre on Epping Road. Turn left into Church Lane at the mini-roundabout. Continue along Church Lane (it becomes a narrow country lane) and turn left at the T junction at the end of the road. Take the first exit from the roundabout and follow the road passing the airfield entrance to turn back on yourself at the next roundabout to access the entrance. Through the barrier, turn left and follow the perimetre road which will take you around the airfield to the far side, passing Weald Aviation ending at the Squadron - both locations serve food and drink and are home to heritage aviation.

Public Transport Directions

Bus services connect Epping and Ongar to North Weald. Epping Ongar Railway also run heritage buses from various stops including Epping Underground Station which stop at the museum (ask the conductor when you board). You can also travel to North Weald from Ongar on the Epping Ongar Heritage railway and the museum is a short walk from North Weald Station (one of the reasons North Weald was selected for an airfield in WW1).