To honour the pilots who served with gallantry and distinction during the Great War of 1914 – 1918.
On April 21st, 1918, Canadian Captain Roy Brown was credited with shooting down Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen in aerial combat, bringing to an end The Red Baron’s supremacy in the skies over the Western Front.
On April 21st, 2018 at The Great War Flying Museum, honour the memory of one of the greatest fighter pilots of the war. Our reproduction of the Fokker Dr.I that von Richthofen flew on his final sortie will be on display. The museum will open for visitors from 10:30a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on April 21st.
We open for our regular summer season from Saturday May 19.