Educational Visits at The Shuttleworth Collection
1920/1930s traditional all grass aerodrome with eight hangars housing over forty airworthy aeroplanes - most of which are the sole surviving examples anywhere in the world. Aircraft from a Bleriot to Spitfires can be seen, along with a number of automobiles, carriages and bicycles. Neighbouring Swiss Garden and Bird of Prey Centre.
OPENING TIMES: All year, daily. Summer 0930-1700. Winter 1000-1600.
SUGGESTED LENGTH OF VISIT: 2 hours.
EDUCATIONAL VISIT FACILITIES:
Free preliminary visit for teacher, teacher and pupil resource pack, classroom/study area, guided tours.
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VenueThe Shuttleworth Collection
Old Warden Aerodrome, Old Warden, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 9EP
Map reference: TL 149448 Lat: 52.09005 Long: -0.32332
From the A1: Left at northern most Biggleswade roundabout, straight ahead at next roundabout, 1 mile to gates to Collection.
By Public Transport:
From Biggleswade station it is 4 miles to Shuttleworth Collection.
Parking : with charge
Nearest station : 3 miles (4.8 kms) from Biggleswade station
Civic Shield Award for the Swiss Garden.