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IWM Duxford

IWM Duxford

Entertain your guests like never before in this astounding venue home to some iconic Second World War aircraft. Once a Battle of Britain fighter station, now transformed into an incredible events space look no further to wow and inspire your guests. Many opportunities await at this incredible venue with a plethora of outdoor space, exhibits of aircraft, conference centre and historic buildings. Host a company fun-day at an Air Show, use it as a backdrop for a photoshoot or host a meeting, conference or gala dinner here – the choices are endless.

Within the exhibition hangar is a purpose-built Conference Centre, ideal for conferences and meeting for groups of 5 to 100 guests. 8 individual rooms are available accompanied by the tiered lecture theatre, The Marshall Auditorium which can seat up to 200 delegates. For events on a larger scale choose the Conservation Hall which is adjacent to the AirSpace exhibition. A blank canvas offering versatility and allowing creativity to come forth to create the event of your dreams. Comfortable accommodating up to 1,000 guests this space, complete with breakout rooms is perfect for product launches and exhibitions. Why not add access to the museum which comes complimentary with your conference or daytime meeting?

The IWM also offers a fantastic array of spaces for gala dinners, celebrations and parties with a perfect combination of not only impressive surroundings but catering packages to suit every budget. The largest space is the Conservation Hall and can accommodate up to 800 guests for dinner and dancing. Why not dine beneath the wings of a Concorde in the AirSpace exhibition? Truly wow your guests in this spectacular location seating up to 450 guests and home to a history of over 30 aircraft from British and Commonwealth. For a more intimate event enjoy the AirSide Suite, a stunning room offering views of the active runway from a private balcony.

Many hospitality packages are available for the amazing Air Shows which occur three times a year. IWM Duxford also has many Team Building Activities to choose from including tank rides or flight simulators, filming locations, driving facilities such as motor launches, F1 motorsports even a flying experience.

Accessing IWM Duxford couldn’t be easier, close to London and the Midlands, located just off the M11 at Cambridge. IWM Duxford offers free ample car parking and is only 25 minutes from Stanstead Airport.

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Venue IWM Duxford
Capacity 1,000 guests
Address Duxford Airfield
Duxford
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB22 4QR
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Packages (6)

IWM Duxford - Christmas

Christmas

  • Guests: 1000 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price from: £48.00 per person + vat
  • Description & Details

    AirSpace is a dramatic exhibition, telling the story of British and Commonwealth aviation from the earliest pioneers to the latest hi-tech aircraft. Incorporated into the exhibition is our Conservation Hall fully transformed into a magical festive party venue to include;
    Full access to the AirSpace Exhibition from 7–7.45pm
    Three course festive menu, created by our team of talented chefs
    Post dinner coffee and delicious mince pies
    Two dance floors including a state of the art raised dance floor and resident DJ until 1am
    Free on site car parking
    Event security
    Complete event management

    Wow your colleagues, friends and family inside our AirSpace hangar this Christmas.

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IWM Duxford - Day Delegate Package - First Officers

Day Delegate Package - First Officers

  • Guests: 1000 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price from: £45.00 per person + vat
  • Description & Details

    Room hire (between 8.30pm – 5.30pm)
    Ample complimentary parking
    Admission to the museum (subject to opening hours)
    Conference stationery
    Complimentary sweets
    Complimentary wifi
    Projection facilities
    Arrival tea, coffee and selection of pastries
    Mid-morning tea, coffee and homemade shortbread
    Two course finger buffet
    Afternoon tea, coffee and homemade bakery
    Fresh fruit basket
    Jugs of water

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IWM Duxford - Day Delegate Package - Pilots

Day Delegate Package - Pilots

  • Guests: 1000 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price from: £36.00 per person + vat
  • Description & Details

    Room hire (between 8.30pm – 5.30pm)
    Ample complimentary parking
    Admission to the museum (subject to opening hours)
    Conference stationery
    Complimentary sweets
    Complimentary wifi
    Projection facilities
    Arrival tea, coffee and selection of pastries
    Mid-morning tea, coffee and homemade shortbread
    Sandwich buffet
    Afternoon tea, coffee and homemade bakery
    Fresh fruit basket
    Jugs of water

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IWM Duxford - American Air Drinks & Canapés

American Air Drinks & Canapés

  • Guests: 200 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price from: £55.00 per person + vat
  • Description & Details

    Be the first to experience our refurbished exclusive event space.
    Arrival Prosecco and sparkling elderflower.
    Four delicious canapés per person.
    Dramatic event lighting.
    Event co-ordinator.

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IWM Duxford - Smokey Summer Evenings

Smokey Summer Evenings

  • Guests: 1000 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price from: £30.00 per person + vat
  • Description & Details

    Exclusive event space with stunning views across the airfield.
    Arrival glass of house wine, bottled beer or soft drink.
    Pavilion BBQ (Indoor alternatives also available)
    Background music.
    Event co-ordinator.
    Full bar facility.

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IWM Duxford - Take Me Under Your Wing

Take Me Under Your Wing

  • Guests: 300 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price from: £69.95 per person + vat
  • Description & Details

    Exclusive event space like no other – under the wing of Concorde!
    Arrival Prosecco and sparkling elderflower.
    Three course meal freshly prepared by our team of in house chefs.
    Exciting event lighting.
    DJ and dancefloor until 12:30am.
    Event co-ordinator.Full bar facility.
    .

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Please note that advertised packages are guideline prices and subject to availability and number of guests attending.

Function Rooms & Event Spaces (4)

Conservation Hall - IWM Duxford

Conservation Hall

  • Max Capacity: 1000
  • Dimensions: L:64.00m x W:35.00m
  • Full Details

    AirSpace is a dramatic exhibition, telling the story of British and Commonwealth aviation from the earliest pioneers to the latest hi-tech aircraft.
    Incorporated into the exhibition is our Conservation Hall, an inspiring and versatile event space next to our purpose built Conference Centre.

    Capacity

    • Reception: 1000
    • Theatre: 700
    • Dinner & Dance: 800
    • Cabaret: 500
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AirSpace Exhibition Hangar - IWM Duxford

AirSpace Exhibition Hangar

  • Max Capacity: 400
  • Full Details

    AirSpace is dramatic exhibition, telling the story of British and Commonwealth aviation from the earliest pioneers to the latest hi-tech aircraft. Containing over 30 aircraft, the exhibition is a unique setting for any event. Accommodating up to 450 guests, there is no finer way to dine than under the wings of Concorde.

    Capacity

    • Banqueting: 400
    • Dinner & Dance: 300
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AirSpace Conference Centre - IWM Duxford

AirSpace Conference Centre

  • Max Capacity: 200
  • Full Details

    This purpose-built Conference Centre is housed within our award winning AirSpace exhibition hangar, ideal for large conferences and meetings.

    The Conference Centre boasts a number of rooms, designed for groups of five to 100 and is complemented by the Marshall Auditorium holding up to 200 theatre style.

    Free ample parking makes things easy for your delegates upon arrival and we offer complimentary access to the museum during opening times.

    Rooms include:

    The Airside Suite - max capacity 90
    The Concorde Suite (to include the Spitfire, Vulcan and Boxkite Rooms) - max capacity 120
    Comet Room - max capacity 30
    Meteor Room - max capacity 18
    Lightning Room - max capacity 10
    Inman Room - max capacity 23
    Marshall Auditorium - max capacity 200

    Capacity

    • Theatre: 200
    • Cabaret: 64
    • Classroom: 40
    • U-Shape: 40
    • Boardroom: 40
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Marshall Auditorium - IWM Duxford

Marshall Auditorium

  • Max Capacity: 200
  • Dimensions: L:15.00m x W:10.50m x H:5.30m
  • Full Details

    This contemporary auditorium seats up to 200 delegates for meetings, presentations, seminars and lectures.
    It boasts high quality audio sound, a built-in high specification PA system and adjustable lighting.
    Key features:
    • Inclined, fixed seating for maximum impact
    • Easy to use hand-held control panel allowing quick and easy alterations to sound levels, lighting and room temperature
    • Wi-Fi access

    Capacity

    • Theatre: 200
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Venue Features (13)

  • AV Equipment
  • Disability Access
  • Family Friendly
  • In-house Catering
  • Late Licence
  • Licensed Bar
  • Local Public Transport
  • Music Licence
  • Outside Space
  • Parking
  • Smoking Area
  • Wedding License
  • Wi-Fi Access