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Heritage Centre and Aerospace Museum
Welcome to the HAL Heritage Centre & Aerospace Museum, Bangalore, a virtual wonderland for Aviation enthusiasts and history buff, an unforgettable experience that is entertaining & enlighting at the same time.

2.    Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) Heritage Centre & Aerospace Museum, Bangalore, the first of its kind in India established in 2001, is situated at the intersection of HAL Old Airport Road & Basavanagar Road. It is about 17 Kms from the Bengaluru City Railway Station. The Heritage Centre & Aerospace Museum is sprawled over 4 acres of lush green land.
3.   There are two major halls, one displaying the photographs that chart the growth of aviation in each decade from 1940 till date and a Hall of Fame that takes the visitors on an exciting journey through the Heritage of Aerospace & Aviation Industry in India.
Aircraft4.    The second Hall highlights the various functions of an Aero Engine by displaying motorized cross sections of various models of Aero Engines. Real Engines such as Garret (for Dornier Aircraft), Adour (for Jaguar Aircraft) and Orpheus (for Kiran Aircraft) can be seen here along with Ejection Seat with Parachute; and Pushpak & Basant Aircraft.

5.    Outdoor display of Aircraft such as MARUT, MIG-21, HT-2, KIRAN, CANBERRA, AJEET, LAKSHYA (Pilotless Target Aircraft) & many more, will excite aerospace lovers of all ages - kids, students and adults.
LCA6.    A Unique exhibit is the ATC Radar parched with L Band surveillance Radar having a range of 200 nautical miles which rotates at speed of 3-4 RPM, with the frequency of 1250-1350 MHZ and Meteorological Radar. In addition, PSLV model & PSLV Heat shield are displayed to give a glimpse of forays made by the country in space technology.

7.    For the academically inclined, a Library on Aerospace provides opportunity to trace the exciting development of the industry since the 1940s. While the Museums’ prized possessions include various types of Aircraft models on static display, the availability of Audio-Video facility and display of translides enhances the experience immeasurably. Taking ones experience a notch above are the true-motion simulators that puts oneself in the pilot’s seat, offering a thrilling ride. It is where visitors of all ages can explore and imagine what it would be like to soar through the skies and have realistic feel of flying fighter jets & commerical aircraft.
Helicopter8.    The Museum has an excellently landscaped exterior with an exclusive Rose Garden, Orchidarium and Herbal Garden with a number of exotic varieties. A children’s play area provides kids endless hours of fun. A sustainability park displays working models of solar power systems, biogas plant and hybrid windmills to educate visitors and students on alternate energy sources which help conserve natural resources and preserve the environment.

9.    For small kids’ and childrens’ amusement, there is a fish pond with colourful fishes. After an hour or two of enjoyable experience, visitors can purchase aircraft models and other items from the Souvenir Shop and relax in the Cafeteria. An open space natural Dining Hall under the trees is a main attraction for groups.

10.    The Museum is open to public from 9 AM to 5 PM on all days throughout the year.

Entry Fees: 
 

Entrance Fees(Adult)

Rs 50/-  per head

Entrance Fee(Students and Children upto 18 yrs)      

Rs 30/- per head(with ID card )

Entrance Fee(Children upto 3 years)   

Free

Physically Handicapped    

Free

Still Camera     

Rs 50/- per each

Video Camera   

Rs 75/- per each

Basic Simulator Game  

Rs 50/- per head

Motion simulator       

Rs 100/- per head

Note: - Ticket issue closes at 4.30PM.

The Museum encourages visitors for Cashless Transaction.

Telephone No: 080 – 22318341