Lutterworth Museum

has built-up an extensive collection of items directly related to Frank Whittle and his work and is continuously adding to these. The museum is located at the One Stop Shop, Gilmorton Road, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, LE17 4DY.

A bust of Sir Frank

is located in the Memorial Gardens, adjacent to Church Street, in the centre of Lutterworth.

The original E28/39

is located in the Aeronautical Gallery of the Science Museum, Exhibition Road, London SW7 2DD.

Actual size replica E28/39

can be seen on the roundabout at the south end of Lutterworth High Street, outside the entrance to Farnborough Airport, Surrey, GU14 6XA


The Royal Air Force Museum Cosford, located in Cosford in Shropshire, is a museum dedicated to the history of aviation and the Royal Air Force in particular.

Science Museum London

The Science Museum is a major museum on Exhibition Road in South Kensington, London. It was founded in 1857 and today is one of the city's major tourist attractions, attracting 3.3 million visitors annually.


The National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution, also called the Air and Space Museum, is a museum in Washington, D.C. It was established in 1946 as the National Air Museum.

Jet Age Museum

Staverton, Gloucestershire, GL2 9QL. This last is meticulously detailed, with undercarriage, accurate replica cockpit and every rivet!

Brownsover Hall

By mid 1940, space at the Ladywood works had become so crowded that people were working on the stairs to Whittle’s office and engineers were occupying a redundant railway coach. This led to rooms being rented in this large house, one of which became Whittle’s office whilst others were used as design offices – it can be recognised in the photos of Whittle and his team. It is now a hotel and may be seen in all its Gothic Revival splendour (arch. Sir George Gilbert Scott) in Brownsover Lane, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21 1LU.