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Kalusa Miniature Airplane Collection

3700 Willow Creek Rd Bldg 43, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Christine & Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Library & Learning Center, Prescott, AZ 86301-3721
+1 928-777-3811
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"Wow!"

Who would think this place is in a college library! Over 5700 miniature (and I mean mini) hand... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2017
Bill85210
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Mesa, Arizona
Memorized by the number of models airplanes

Over 5000 model airplanes located at Emery Riddle Aeronautical University's Library. Young and old... read more

Reviewed November 24, 2015
travelsbyrail
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Prescott, Arizona
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3700 Willow Creek Rd Bldg 43, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Christine & Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Library & Learning Center, Prescott, AZ 86301-3721
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Reviewed May 2, 2017

Who would think this place is in a college library! Over 5700 miniature (and I mean mini) hand made, balsa wood aircraft collection ever! Guinness world record holder. Great history on TWO levels of the Embry Riddle University's Hazy Library. Free to see and worth...More

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Reviewed November 24, 2015

Over 5000 model airplanes located at Emery Riddle Aeronautical University's Library. Young and old will the models. Though some are small - still excellent detail. A bit off the main stream of historical Prescott - but worth the short drive, The volunteer at the Chamber...More

1  Thank travelsbyrail
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Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

We took our kids here because one of them is an airplane nut and has started building models recently. I wish they displayed the planes differently. I came with a tall friend and the display went so high he could not even see them. Also,...More

1  Thank babycub2005
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Reviewed September 24, 2015

Unbelievable number of miniature airplanes and helicopters that were hand made by one man. It is located in the library at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University campus.

1  Thank Mary D
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Reviewed September 13, 2015

This exhibit in the ERAU library is truly unique. All the aircraft models are hand made. Stop to see the NASA items around campus too!

1  Thank HHayday C
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Reviewed June 4, 2015

If you're an airplane nut and maybe have built a few models in your lifetime, you have to see this amazing collection by John W. Kalusa. There are over 5,000 miniature planes...making the Guinness World Record for the largest collection of handmade aeroplanes in the...More

4  Thank 2NPTravellers
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