Whittle

Within Lutterworth Museum we have an unrivalled collection of original archive film and other material relating to the development of the jet engine. Original documents, books, photographs including the original patent for the first Jet engine. The museums Whittle collection was featured in the BBCs ‘The man who shrank the world’ which won 2 awards at the 2010 Royal Television Awards on the 4th of November 2010. This DVD is available for a £5 donation.

Whittle Exhibition

The museum holds a very large original collection of memorabilia from the early days of Jet Engine development.

The roundabout monument dedicated to Sir Frank.

For more information please contact us on 01455 555585 during our opening hours.