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The Museum of Aviation History

Flyplassveien 31, Sola, Norway, 4050, Norway
+47 51 65 33 00
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Small but interesting

The museum is rather small, but there are enough planes and equipment to keep a visitor occupied... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tania2805
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History

We wanted to see some of the history of Norway and this museum had some of the war airplanes and... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Bruce W
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The Museum of Aviation History highlights local Norwegian aviation history from World War II until the present day. On display are 35 historic aircraft, both military and civil, uniforms, models and photographs. Café and museum shop. The museum is located at the seaplane port, near the airport.
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3 weeks ago
“Small but interesting”
Mar 18, 2017
“History”
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Flyplassveien 31, Sola, Norway, 4050, Norway
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is rather small, but there are enough planes and equipment to keep a visitor occupied for an hour or so. There is no guide (atleast when we visited), but there is information leaflets and signs in several languages. Recommended for aviation fans.

Thank Tania2805
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

We wanted to see some of the history of Norway and this museum had some of the war airplanes and the earliest planes that were used in the war effort we seen some very interesting and rare vehicles and engines it was worth it to...More

Thank Bruce W
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is really a small and comfy museum. You should plan well ahead, and then you can enjoy REAL airplanes and some local history. If you´re up to aviation, this is a MUST SEE.

Thank Bjørn Egil T
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Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

Great museum, lots of different planes and really interesting information in both English and Norwegian. For many of the planes you can actually go on them! Great photo op's!

Thank Bethany H
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

Having worked in aviation from from 1962 and up to 2014, I have had the pleasure to see and work with a little part of aviation which is now a part of history. By visiting this museum you will be able to see and touch...More

Thank Svein Ø
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Reviewed 15 September 2014

Museum has a great collection of different planes. Both agent and more recent models. Commercial, private and war models. Not too easy to find if you are not looking for it.

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