The 2017 programme is now past. We will be launching the 2018 programme in July.

  • Airport Front Entrance
  • 1928 Air Traffic Control Tower at rear of building
  • Glazed Dome viewed from inside the former Booking Hall
  • Rear of former 1928 Airport Terminal
  • 1928 Spiral Staircase leading to former Air Traffic Control Tower

Airport House

Air Ministry- Directorate of Works and buildings

place
Purley Way, Croydon, CR0 0XZ
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Partial disabled access, Bookshop, Parking, Refreshments, Toilets
Unique Grade II* listed 1928 Government building constructed in a restrained neoclassical style. Britain's first airport terminal. Landmark building incorporating the world's oldest Air Traffic Control Tower.

Design

Original design
Air Ministry- Directorate of Works and buildings, 1926
Type
Transport, Government
Period
Inter-war