Spitfire Technical Tour £149

Gain special access to our Spitfire restoration projects and discover the techniques and craftmanship involved in getting Spitfires flying again. This is an ideal experience for anyone interested in engineering or getting a greater degree of detail about our projects.

  • Welcome with tea and coffee at our Hangar
  • Group Technical briefing with one of our restoration engineers
  • Tour our restoration Hangar and see the projects up close
  • See Wings and Fuselages being assembled in Jigs
  • Q+A with one of our engineers
  • Opportunity to photograph projects up close and in detail
  • Free Spitfire Ale / soft drink included
  • Enjoy a level of access not usually possible on our regular day tours
  • Watch an evening Spitfire Engine startup* and see the iconic exhaust flames
  • Take home a Spitfire Souvenir –  Mug or Cap or Flight Patch
  • Usual ratio of 1 guide to 5 guests
  • Sessions usually run 6pm-9pm

Allow spending 3 hours at the Hangar


Current Restoration Projects available to view include:


  • PT 879 1944 SPITFIRE F MK IX – ‘The Russian Spitfire’
  • MJ755 1943 SPITFIRE LF IX – Hellenic Air Force Museum
  • LZ842 1943 SPITFIRE MK IV
  • Visiting Battle of Britain memorial flight aircraft

A short viewing of our airworthy aircraft is also included^, this includes:


  • MJ627 1943 SPITFIRE T.9 2 SEATER
  • TA805 1944 SPITFIRE HF MK IX – Spirit of Kent
  • TE308 1944 SPITFIRE T.9 2 SEATER
  • AE977 1940 HURRICANE X

*Engine startup subject to weather conditions. ^Aircraft on display are subject to change


Bespoke dates can be made available for groups of 10-12 , please contact us with your requirements.