Throughout the year, and at selected events, trails are available to make visits even more interesting.

Pick up paper copies of trails in the Visitor Centre, selected trails are also available to follow via Bluetooth Beacons and contain additional content such as video and imagery.

Download the beacon trail for Android or iPhone. Beacons require enabled Bluetooth on your smart device – please see our Privacy policy regarding your data.

Trails available all year round

The Richard Shuttleworth trail

Explore aircraft and vehicles that belonged to Richard Shuttleworth. Please note that the exhibits are part of a living, working collection and can be located in different hangars/areas throughout the year.

This trail is available as a beacon trail (with additional content). This is suitable for Adults and older children.

Sculpture trail

Found within the Swiss Garden’s Woodland Walk, there are seven finely carved wooden sculptures to along this delightful walk.

Seasonal trails

Christmas trails:

The Elves are back at Shuttleworth! Santa’s Sleigh is stuck and we need to gather together all of the Shuttleworth Engineering Elves to help tow it out! There are 30 elves working in the Collection hangars, find them all for Santa! Download the trail sheet before your visit here

Our Engineering Elves live in ten homes in the Swiss Garden. Santa would like to drop a card off at each home to thank them for rescuing his sleigh. Can you help Santa by finding their front doors? Download the trail sheet before your visit here.

Trail sheets will be given out at the admissions hut. Available throughout December.