Bentwaters Cold War Museum - Bentwaters Park, Suffolk
March 2008; 23rd May 2011
The Bentwaters Cold War Museum is centred on the former USAF hardened Wing Command Post, with most of the exhibits on display in the facility. These include the PBX room, decontamination, briefing room and main control room all of which contain a great many exhibits and artefacts relating to USAFE, specifically the final residents, the 81st Tactical Fighter Wing. External exhibits include ex-FRADU Hunter XE707, Jet Provost T.3A XN629 and as of May 2011 ex-Rochester Lightning ZF581 The former 527th Aggressor Sqn HAS houses a number of large artefacts in store and under restoration and is not normally open to the public.
Elsewhere on Airfield Archaeology
RAF Bentwaters Memorial
Related External Links
Bentwaters Cold War Museum
Bentwaters Aviation Society