Visitor Information

With so much to see and do, a visit to Shuttleworth is the perfect day out for people of all ages.
This page has all the information you need to plan your visit.

How to find us

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Please contact the Visitor Centre on 01767 627927

Sunday 5 October – No access to the Collection without an event ticket to the Season Finale: Race Day airshow (airshow ticket includes Collection and Swiss Garden entry). Gates open at 9.00.

The Swiss Garden has re-opened following extensive works over the last 18 months as a result of our successful £2.8m heritage lottery fund bid. Please visit www.theswissgarden.org

For Swiss Garden wedding enquiries please call Mrs Sandra Creevy 01767 627924 (Mon-Fri 9-5) or email enquiries@shuttleworth.org. If you wish to contact us at weekends please call our Visitor Centre on 01767 627927

Satellite Navigation

Use postcode SG18 9EP for satellite navigation devices.


Shuttleworth (Old Warden) Aerodrome is two miles due west of the A1 where it bypasses Biggleswade, approximately 30 miles from Junction 23 of the M25. Brown signs will direct you to the Collection entrance.


Wheelchair access to all areas of the Collection.
Conference and Hospitality facilities for companies, clubs and associations.
Play & Resource Centre.
Old Warden Park has a range of accommodation available.
Restaurant & Visitor Centre open 7 days a week
Accompanying carers receive free admission on non event days.


Shuttleworth Collection
No dogs allowed inside the Collection hangars, Vistor Centre, Restaurant, or Swiss Garden except assistance dogs.

(A water bowl is available outside the Restaurant)



The Shuttleworth Collection
Shuttleworth (Old Warden) Aerodrome
Nr. Biggleswade,
SG18 9EP

Telephone: +44 (0)1767 627927
Fax: +44 (0)1767 627329
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Entrance Fees

Shuttleworth Collection

Summer: 9.30am - 5.00pm

Winter: 10.00am - 4.00pm

Adults £12.00
(On non event days)
Seniors £10.00
(On non event days)
Accompanied Children up to 16 yrs FREE when with full paying adults. Maximum number of children four. (Includes air display days)
For all adult groups, youth groups, cubs, beavers, cadets, play schemes, please telephone our groups organiser 01767 627924 (Monday - Friday)
Admission includes a gift aid donation.


Swiss Garden

Landing Fees

PPR at all times 01767 627927

Shuttleworth Collection Flying In
Landing fee £12 per aeroplane FREE entry to the Collection for the pilot. Passengers normal admission prices. 

Haunted Hangar Code Breaker Challenge

Haunted Hangar Code Breaker Challenge

Other Events at a Glance

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Archive Research Service

The Shuttleworth Collection Library possesses a wealth of aviation information. The Library is open on Tuesdays between 10.00am and 3.30pm.
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