The “Birthplace” and “Home” of The Spitfire
Solent Sky depicts the history of aviation in the Solent area and Hampshire. This small geographical area was arguably the most important area in the world for aircraft experimental and development work also for civil and military aircraft operation. The Museum tells the story of 26 aircraft companies, the largest flying boat operation in the world and in particular the legendary Spitfire designed at Supermarine by R.J.Mitchell in the heart of the City of Southampton.
Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 12noon – 5pm
Last entry on all days 4pm
*We also open on Mondays during school holidays*
10am – 5pm