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National Museum of World War II Aviation

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Gene, the docent tour guide for the Battle of the Bulge Association group that I was part of, gave... read more

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RCORBETT78
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Garden City, Kansas
Loved the museum, our tour with the docent, the planes

I went on to the website and scheduled a Saturday docent led noon tour for my 80 year old parents... read more

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KrisC2013
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Denver, Colorado
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The museum is open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturdays from 10AM to 4PM. Tours start at 10AM, NOON and 2PM. Visitors can walk around the museum on their own or take a historical tour with a docent at no extra charge. Tours for WestPac, a private WWII...more
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755 Aviation Way, Colorado Springs, CO 80916-2740
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Reviewed yesterday

Gene, the docent tour guide for the Battle of the Bulge Association group that I was part of, gave us an excellent and well-informed trip back in time. The restored airplanes are beautiful and their collection of other items extends far beyond those. Everyone there...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went on to the website and scheduled a Saturday docent led noon tour for my 80 year old parents and myself. (My parents are from Ohio and my dad is an avid WWII buff.) The museum was closed the day I went online and...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great working museum with an amazing staff of volunteers who run the tours and help in the restoration of war birds from our past. Truly a national treasure.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been to many aviation museums throughout my life, and this one stands apart. From the docents to the owner (who spent over two hours of his time walking me around the facility), the people who are a part of this museum are first...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the guided tour and were so glad we did. The guide was so informative and knew so much about WWII. Looking forward to going back for a visit in a few years after they complete an addition so more airplanes can be displayed

Thank wal2828
Reviewed 3 days ago

Absolutely amazing! The staff and volunteers here have done an amazing job collecting and preserving aircraft and other artifacts from the era of the Greatest Generation! Seeing aircraft that are still able to fly was remarkable! I’m happy to see there are people who are...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lead docent Phil Heacock gave us a behind the scenes look at what all this wonderful museum is now and is on its way to becoming. There are only a handful of museums around the country that focus on WWII aviation and the developments that...More

Thank E.J. T
Reviewed 4 days ago

These folks are restoring WW II military aircraft better than they originally came off the assembly line. They are the most dedicated group on craftsmen you will ever see in one location and their workmanship is astounding. Guided and self guided tours are available. Allow...More

Thank G.M. H
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's the volunteers and their vast knowledge and passion that make this a wonderful museum. While there are relatively few aircraft to see, the ones that are on display are in excellent condition and very accessible. Definitely worth visiting.

Thank flcIII
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very cool tour!! Amazing collection. The tour guides were great and we learned a ton. Would definitely come back.

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6 February 2018|
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I haven't seen animals on either of my visits to the museum, so I'm doubtful. Your best bet is to call ahead and ask.
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Denise W
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If you call the museum there are special kid tours in the summer!
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