2024

Bawdsey Radar Museum 2024 Events Diary

The museum is OPEN – 28th March until 3rd November 

Boffin Trail

June – July

Become a Bawdsey Boffin!  Take the trail sheet explore the museum and solve the puzzles to claim your prize. There is a small charge for the Boffin Trail.

Museums on the Air Day

June 23rd

The Radio Hams will be ‘Calling the World’.  Bawdsey Radar Museum has it’s own unique call sign!

Climb a Transmitter Tower

June 30th

The Virtual Reality (VR) Experience to climb a 360 foot Transmitter Tower will be available for you to have a go in the Transmitter Block.  Included in admission.

Radio Hams Calling the World

21st July

The Radio Hams will be ‘Calling the World’.  Bawdsey Radar Museum has it’s own unique call sign!

Talks Day

July 24th

‘Radar and Its role in D-Day’

Three 30-minute talks followed by a Q&A. There will be an opportunity to have a look around the museum after the talks, as well as have conversations with the experts about all things radar!  Tea and coffee included.

2024 marks 80 years since the momentous landings on the Normandy coast as part of Operation Overlord, also known as D-Day. Radar played a decisive, yet little known, role in the successful outcome of the landings on the Normandy coast. To commemorate this, Bawdsey Radar are holding a Talks Day exploring the importance of radar in the successful outcome of the D-Day landings. Come along to hear more from the experts about radar at Bawdsey and the role of radar in Operation Overlord.

Ticket ONLY event. Book tickets here   Door opens at 10am, talks begin at 10.30am

Spy School Day – Can you keep a secret?

31st July

Activity for children 6-12 years old

10.30am – 12.30pm (Doors open 10.00am)

Places are limited and must be booked in advance.  Book your tickets here

All children must be accompanied by an adult

Radio Hams Calling the World

22nd August

The Radio Hams will be ‘Calling the World’.  Bawdsey Radar Museum has it’s own unique call sign!

Exploring the Universe

25th August

Join Paul Whiting as he takes us through the wonders of space

Spy School Day – Can you keep a secret?

28th August

Activity for children 6-12 years old

10.30am – 12.30pm (Doors open 10.00am)

Places are limited and must be booked in advance.  Book your tickets here

All children must be accompanied by an adult

 

Bawdsey Radar Museum 2024 Events Diary