Armed Forces Day 2021 at the Jet Age Museum

The Jet Age Museum in Gloucester is celebrating Armed Forces Day 2021 with thrilling displays, reenactors and a barbecue.

By Zoe Gater  |  Published
Friends and families are invited to get together on Saturday 26 June 2021 to celebrate Armed Forces Day, as well as the 77th anniversary of D-Day.
Friends and families are invited to get together on Saturday 26 June 2021 to celebrate Armed Forces Day, as well as the 77th anniversary of D-Day.

This Saturday 26 June 2021 between 10am and 4pm, the Jet Age Museum in Gloucester is welcoming visitors to celebrate Armed Forces Day 2021 – as well as the 77th anniversary of D-Day.

Showing support to veterans and the men and women currently serving in the armed forces, the event commemorates Gloucestershire’s aviation heritage and will be packed with entertainment – including a thrilling Spitfire and Hurricane display; representatives from the likes of the Air Training Corps and Royal Air Forces Association and WW1 and WW2 reenactors.

Visitors will also be able to see all the usual attractions on display at the Jet Age Museum free of charge.

Covid-19 guidelines will be in place, including maintaining social distancing throughout the venue and mandatory wearing of face coverings.

Please note that the Vulcan and Trident tours, alongside the barbecue and VE Day presentation have had to be cancelled to operate within current Covid-19 guidelines. All other exhibitions will continue as planned.

For more information, call the Jet Age Museum on (01452) 260078.

By Zoe Gater

Event

Armed Forces Day 2021

Dates

Saturday 26 June 2021

Times

10am to 4pm.

Admission

Free of charge.

Telephone

(01452) 260078

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