Enjoy a day at a museum or gallery
Explore the original period shops and houses at one of the most extraordinary open-air museums in the UK. Find out what it was like to live and work in one of the world’s mostextraordinary open-air museums in the UK. Find out what it was like to live and work in one of the world’s most heavily industrialised landscapes. See sparks fly as the chain maker forges a link, witness the glowing forges, smell the steam engines and hear the banging of hot metal. Ride on the Heritage trams and Buses.
Combine a trip to the Black Country Living Museum with a 45-minute canal trip complete with a stunning video show in Little Tess Cavern explaining how the limestone was originally formed, see the amazing lifelike reconstructions in Hurst Cavern depicting how miners worked in the tunnels during the 18th century and enjoy an incredible music and light show in the Singing Cavern.
Now in it`s 27th year the Flying Legends Airshow returns to IWM Duxford for 2019 so prepare to be enthralled by world class, unrivaled, choreographed displays featuring unique aircraft types rarely seen together in the UK skies or anywhere else, Culminating in the finale Balbo formation when all the WWII fighters take to the skies to salute you in a mass flypast.
Buckingham Palace has served as the official London residence of Britain's sovereigns since 1837.Today it is The Queen's official residence, with 775 rooms. Although in use for the many official events and receptions held by The QueenThe State Rooms of the Palace are open to visitors during the Annual Summer Opening.
Tower Bridge Exhibition is the most exciting way to explore the most famous bridge in the world. From the modern high-level walkways and its spectacular new glass floor to the historic Engine Rooms and towers. Learn about the history of the bridge and why it came into existence. We then stroll across to the 4**** Guoman Tower Hotel for Afternoon Tea.
Bringing to life Duxford’s finest hour as an important Second World War fighter station defending Great Britain from aerial attack in 1940 the Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show will roar to the sound of Rolls-Royce Merlin engines overhead whilst on the ground the sights will include the Home Front Second World War themed village, making this event the Great British day out of 2018.
In celebration of the 100-year anniversary of the tomb discovery, the boy king's priceless tomb artifacts will visit London one final time while a new permanent resting place for the treasures is constructed at the Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo.This is an absolute must-see cultural event and final opportunity to experience the magic and mystery of Tutankhamun before his treasures return to Egypt forever.