"It’s not about medals.....but it’s nice to be remembered...that's all we ask, to be remembered."

Welcome to Biggin Hill Memorial Museum.

We are open and look forward to welcoming you. There is no need to book, you can buy tickets on the door.

We are open Tuesday – Sunday 10am – 5pm

The Nightingale Café is open Tuesday – Sunday 10am – 3.30pm

A few things have changed since we were last open, so please read the below for further information about what to expect on your visit.

We have put in place the following protocols:

We ask our visitors to wear masks inside (can be provided if necessary)
Staff will be wearing masks or will be behind screens
Regular cleaning of high contact areas throughout the day
Increased cleaning plans
Limited total building capacity
Track and Trace Data Collection
PPE and sanitiser
A one-way system
Clear signage for social distancing and hygiene procedures
Contactless payment where possible

We can offer designated hours for older adults or high-risk individuals, to find out more please contact Katie Edwards – k.edwards@bhmm.org.uk


We can’t wait to see you!

Join us this October half term 17th October – 1st November
We are running activities everyday and you can find out more on our events page – https://bhmm.org.uk/events

Find out more – October half term

Here at Biggin Hill Memorial Museum we tell the story of Britain’s most famous fighter station through the personal experiences of those who served there, and the community that supported them.

The museum is situated on the same site as St George’s RAF Chapel of Remembrance, built in 1951 to preserve the legacy of those who served and died at Biggin Hill during the Second World War. The museum safeguards the future of this important building.

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October half term family activities

Imagine, Create and Be Inspired with Our Family-Friendly Workshops This October Half Term This half term, come and explore our…

Biggin Hill Memorial Museum Launches Youth Panel

Biggin Hill Memorial Museums younger audience is growing and becoming more diverse. We are proud to see how many young…

Afternoon Tea and the sounds of The D-Day Darlings

We are pleased to announce that The D Day Darlings will be performing at Biggin Hill Memorial Museum on Saturday…

What’s On

29 Sep

Adult Lecture Series: Bob Ogley on Doodlebugs and Rockets

Join local historian Bob Ogley for a talk on V1 and V2 Rockets, based on his book, 'Doodlebugs and Rockets.'…

16 Oct

Quiz Evening: A Piece of Pizza and a Slice of History

Join us for a fun-filled evening with a quiz and some Biggin Hill pizza. There will be something for everyone,…

17 Oct

Meet a WAAF and See Our New WAAF Plotting Table

Saturday 17th October: Come and help celebrate the launch of our WAAF plotting table. Meet a 'real-life' WAAF and listen…

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Join us and become part of Biggin Hill’s story. Your support will contribute to the protection of the historic chapel and the museum’s collection, keeping the stories of those who served and lived here in the memories of future generations.

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