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Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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If you are into airplanes, this is the place for you. We had a really good time recently wondering... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
jjareske
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Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Great Small Museum for Airplane Lovers

There are some fun interactive exhibits here and the planes are neat to view. This is about 1/4 of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum is Colorado's Official Air & Space Museum. Founded in 1994 and housed at the former Lowry Air Force Base in Denver, Wings is dedicated to inspiring, educating and entertaining the public about aviation and...more
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are into airplanes, this is the place for you. We had a really good time recently wondering about the museum for a couple of hours. It is small, but very interesting. Something for all ages.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are some fun interactive exhibits here and the planes are neat to view. This is about 1/4 of the size of the National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC, but its still a great museum for a short afternoon.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum is located on the former Lowry Air Force Base in Denver, Colorado, and is dedicated to the preservation of the history of Lowry AFB's operations from 1938 to 1944 in its collections, archives and research library. Major...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Wings over the Rockies on our last day of our trip. This was a great museum of military aircraft. The Promise sculptures by Major Arnold was on display and showed the different emotions of the squadron during WWII. This is...More

Thank loveGuatemala
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A well laid out large hanger with a considerable amount of historic planes on view. There was a number of side rooms with small informative displays.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The museum had a special display, "Lest we forget the mission" that we really wanted to see. When planning our trip west I called the museum some 4 months in advance to confirm that they would be open on my projected date (as well as...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

This was a nice clean museum with all different kinds of artifacts from world war one through the present lots of fun planes interesting informative and expensive

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Reviewed 4 October 2018

This is an old hangar outside Denver. It has many authentic aircraft and a few film props etc. to amuse. The staff are knowledgeable and keen to help. The old control tower on the third floor gives interesting views over the B52 bomber and surrounding...More

Thank BobthePoet
Reviewed 29 September 2018

The museum has over fifty aircraft housed in a mammoth hangar that remains at the site of the former Lowry Air Force Base. They have one of the two surviving B-1A Bombers of the four that were built with the other two being lost in...More

Thank StevenP3559
Reviewed 17 September 2018

It was fun when my son was about 5, he loved it. Now, at 13, he was like "this is ok." So, not much in terms of interactive experiences and a little pricey considering you can get through the entire museum in less than an...More

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SMS303
8 July 2018|
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Response from Donamia | Reviewed this property |
Most of the exhibits are inside, if they have A/C it was a bit hot when we were there in the summer.
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Frog57252
25 June 2018|
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Response from MaryKathleenMc | Reviewed this property |
An hour and a half. Be sure to read the info on the statues from WWII. It is about personalities of soldiers...so moving ?
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xtc663
21 August 2016|
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Response from Wings M | Property representative |
Hi xtc663, We have a B-1A Bomber, not a B-1B bomber. Only the B-1B Bombers were ever in service. The model A aircraft were used as test machines. Thank you very much for your visit to the Museum! We hope you had a great... More
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