New Acquisition for the museum.

The museum has acquired an F24 camera that was used by the RAF for aerial reconnaissance. Mustang Mk 1’s of Army Co-operation Command based at Bottisham were at the forefront of developing aerial reconnaissance techniques during early 1943. We hope to have this new acquisition on display shortly. This acquisition […]

Museum Opening 1st April 2018

After a break for winter the museum will be re-opening to the public on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of each month from 1st April through to October. It will be open from 11am to 3pm on these dates. There will be plenty to do and see from watching our […]


1940 – The RAF Move In Originally prepared in 1940 as a satellite of RAF Waterbeach, Bottisham was built as a grass airfield and was initially used by the Cambridge based Tiger Moths of No.22 Elementary Flying Training School as a relief landing ground. During a two-year period beginning in […]