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About IWM Duxford

IWM Duxford is a venue like no other. This fighter station has been transformed into an impressive events space, rich in heritage and home to over 100 aircraft including the iconic Concorde. Whether you're organising a meeting for 10, a conference for 350 or a gala dinner for 1,000, it will delight and inspire your guests.

IWM Duxford’s renowned hospitality team will ensure things go smoothly. Meanwhile, the world-class catering available will wow everybody from VIP gala dinner guests to a small team having lunch during a training day.

Event Spaces

IWM Duxford is an impressive space with state-of-the-art facilities, ideal for everything from small team meetings to large conferences and exhibitions.

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    • Marshall Auditorium
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    • Marshall Auditorium 2
    • Marshall Auditorium 4
    • Marshall Auditorium 1
    • Marshall Auditorium 3

    Marshall Auditorium

    Capacity: 210

    Contemporary auditorium with high-quality audiovisual – ideal for seminars and presentations.

    • LCD Projector
    • PA System
    • Room Control
    • Airside Suite Cabaret 4 (1)
    • Airside Suite 2
    • Airside Suite 5
    • Airside Suite 1
    • Airside Suite 3
    • Airside Suite 4
    • Airside Suite Balcony 1 (1)
    • Airside Suite Balcony 2

    Airside Suite

    Capacity: 90

    Overlooking the museum and its active runway with a private balcony, the Airside Suite is the perfect space for corporate events and private functions

    • LCD Projector
    • PA System
    • Great Views
    • 2. Vulcan
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    Vulcan Room

    Capacity: 36

    Well-equipped, temperature-controlled meeting room – ideal for seminars, meetings and private functions.

    • LCD Projector
    • Screen
    • Blackout

    Spitfire Room

    Capacity: 40

    Well-equipped, temperature-controlled meeting room – ideal for seminars, meetings and private functions.

    • PA System
    • Screen
    • Blackout

    Boxkite Room

    Capacity: 40

    Well-equipped, temperature-controlled meeting room – ideal for seminars, meetings and private functions.

    • PA System
    • Screen
    • LCD Projector
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    • Concorde Suite 3
    • Concorde Suite 2
    • Concorde Suite 4
    • Concorde Suite 5

    Concorde Suite

    Capacity: 120

    Combination of Vulcan / Spitfire and Boxkite rooms – ideal for larger seminars, meetings and private functions.

    • Exhibition Space
    • Screen
    • LCD Projector
    • New Comet Room

    Comet Room

    Capacity: 30

    This superb function room can accommodate meetings, seminars and other corporate functions and can seat up to 30 delegates.

    • Blackout
    • Screen
    • LCD Projector
    • Meteor Room
    • Meteor Room 3
    • Meteor Room 2
    • Meteor Room 1
    • Meteor Room 4

    Meteor Room

    Capacity: 18

    Overlooking the Conservation Hall, the Meteor Room is an ideal space for small meetings and seminars of up to 18 delegates.

    • Blackout
    • Screen
    • LCD Projector
    • Air Space Exhibition
    • Air Space Exhibition(1)
    • Air Space Exhibition(2)

    AirSpace Exhibition

    Capacity: 500

    Contains over 30 aircraft, including the iconic Lancaster, Spitfire and Concorde – perfect for a reception, product launch or dinner dance.

    • Exhibition Space
    • Air Conditioning
    • Natural Daylight
    • AAM Exterior (1)

    American Air Museum

    Capacity: 300

    The only American Air memorial outside of the USA, where drinks and canapes can be served for up to 300 guests.

    • Natural Daylight
    • Exhibition Space
    • Wi-Fi
    • Conservation Hall
    • Conservation Hall (1)

    Conservation Hall

    Capacity: 1000

    The venue’s largest area, which is ideally suited to host events such as exhibitions, trade fairs, product launches or large conferences.

    • Three Phase Power
    • Exhibition Space
    • Wi-Fi

Capacity at a Glance

Event Space Reception Theatre Boardroom UShape Dinner / Dance Cab Lunch / Dinner Max Capacity
Marshall Auditorium - 210 - - - - - 210
Airside Suite 90 70 24 - 50 64 70 90
Vulcan Room - 36 16 16 - 14 - 36
Spitfire Room - 36 16 14 - 12 - 40
Boxkite Room - 40 18 16 - 14 - 40
Concorde Suite 120 120 40 40 - 80 90 120
Comet Room - 30 18 14 - 18 14 30
Meteor Room - 18 14 12 - - 10 18
AirSpace Exhibition 500 500 100 100 350 - 400 500
American Air Museum 300 - - - - - - 300
Conservation Hall 1000 800 - - 750 750 750 1000


Just outside of Cambridge, IWM Duxford is ideal for drivers, conveniently located right next to the M11 motorway junction, with 2,000 onsite car parking spaces.


  • Whittlesford 1.3 Miles
  • M11 JCT 10 0.1 Miles
  • Car Parking: Onsite (2,000 spaces)
  • London Stansted Airport 15.2 Miles
  • Nearest electric car charging: PodPoint Charging Station London Road, CB22 3HU, 3.0 miles


IWM Duxford, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QR

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Special offers at IWM Duxford

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    Enjoy exclusive use of IWM Duxford's AirSpace with a memorable 3 course meal and drinks package, with atmospheric lighting and available package enhancements.

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    Conference Packages at IWM Duxford

    Enjoy conference packages at IWM Duxford: including the Conservation Hall Conference Package.

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    DDR Packages

    Spend your meeting or conference at IWM Duxford, with complimentary access to the museum to inspire your delegates.

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    Christmas Parties at IWM Duxford

    Christmas at IWM Duxford will make you feel like you're on Cloud 9! Both shared and private parties are available at Europe's largest airspace museum.

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    Build and bespoke your own conference with IWM Duxford!


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    This venue is a member of beam, formerly the HBAA, meaning quality assurance for event bookers. It champions best practice, ethical working and sound commercial judgement.

  • MIA

    This venue is accredited by The Meetings Industry Association (mia), providing each of its clients with the assurance of excellence in business meetings and events across service, safety, health and responsibility.

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    All of our venues have been allocated Venue Directory’s Green Accreditation. Having this Green Accreditation demonstrates all of our venue’s commitment to sustainability, allowing you to book with confidence that it will be as environmentally friendly as possible and with the assurance that our venues are a greener choice for your event.

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Meeting rooms

Book IWM Duxford meeting rooms for all kinds of business needs. You might need space for a team planning session, a board meeting or a training day – whatever it is, the spaces and facilities on offer will make it a productive experience.

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Conference rooms

The purpose-built IWM Duxford conference venue is housed within the award-winning AirSpace exhibition hangar. There is a wealth of options when planning events in the IWM Duxford conference rooms, with spaces appropriate for small meetings of five right up to conferences with thousands of delegates.


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Restaurant Associates

Restaurant Associates are proud to work with some of the UK’s most iconic and unique venues, from Tudor castles to contemporary art galleries. Their food philosophy is underpinned by their commitment to championing sustainability through seasonal menus and ethically sourced British produce. They deliver everything from intimate receptions to grand dinners, parties, exhibitions, conferences and meetings, and believe in making every event extraordinary.  

Find out more: www.restaurantassociates.co.uk

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This venue recognises the risks posed to the planet from climate change and the consequences of this change being felt by people all around the world. That is why they operate a Meetings For Change promise: 

  • We believe in using fresh, seasonal products

    We aim for 80% of the ingredients on our menus to be British grown. All the chicken and milk we serve is Red Tractor assured. 

  • We believe in the power of plants

    We offer plant-forward menus, with a choice of great-tasting alternative proteins. 

  • We believe in zero waste 

    Whatever we’re cooking for your meeting or event, our approach is root-to-stem, nose-to-tail. We use recycled and reusable packaging wherever we can. 

  • We believe in ethical sourcing 

    Our teas and coffees come from responsible suppliers. Our chocolate is Fairtrade and Rainforest Alliance certified. 

  • We believe in protecting our planet 

    Our climate promise is to reach Net Zero by 2030.  In addition, this venue has further sustainable priorities. Please contact a venue expert for more information.