Access All Areas and Lunch with the Head Engineer

Available on Thursday 17 June & Thursday 23 September 2021

Join our Head Engineer, Jean Munn, for an exclusive backstage tour around the world famous Shuttleworth Collection. Get up close to the exhibits and learn each one’s story from the man responsible for running and maintaining this historic collection.

While on the tour you will have a chance to experience the engineering hangar from the other side of the barrier. Watch as the experienced team of engineers work on some of the last surviving aircraft of its kind in the world.

Once the tour is completed Jean Munn, the Head Engineer will join you for lunch to answer any questions you may have.

This event will be spread across the whole site with some steps and staircases, should you require special assistance please advise us in advance.

Please inform us of your special dietary requirements no later than 7 days before your visit by emailing


Event Timings
10:30 – Arrival at the Discovery Workshop
11:00 – Tour Begins
12:00 – Lunch with the Head Engineer

After lunch, you are welcoming to enjoy the Shuttleworth Collection and Swiss Garden.

Ticket Price

£75.00 per person

Please click here to book your tickets

Subject to availability. Terms and conditions apply.



Please note some of the Collection’s exhibits may not be a part of this tour.

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