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Small and interesting if you like aircraft & history

Spent an hour or so there, lots of information & bits of aircraft to see. Area for little kids to... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2016
happybrits_9
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cheltenham
Very informative

Lovely museum with lots to see. Only takes a couple of hours. Reasonable prices. Helpful guides in... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2016
jamiek35
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gillingham
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332 rue Louis Breguet, 40600 Biscarrosse, France
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Biscarrosse lake was the home of French seaplane aviation, from which seaplanes set off across the Atlantic and down to Africa. Here is a museum dedicated to its history, packed with beautiful models, photographs, displays, and a few original aircraft. Of course, the Nazis utilised...More

1  Thank Rod F
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Must see Aviation Mueseum. The Staff very very friendly and the Museum was very modern and informative with lots of models and planes being repaired etc.

Thank TheHoff1
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Spent an hour or so there, lots of information & bits of aircraft to see. Area for little kids to do colouring. Didn't notice a cafe.

Thank happybrits_9
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely museum with lots to see. Only takes a couple of hours. Reasonable prices. Helpful guides in many languages. Helpful staff. Not easy to find though without satnav, feels like you're going through a council estate to get there. Ample parking. Would recommend.

1  Thank jamiek35
Reviewed 13 November 2015

The biggest problem with this museum is finding it in the first place. You need to follow the sun for 'Musėe' from the town centre roundabout. Otherwise you end up heading towards the beach! I don't think it's easily accessible by public transport, but we...More

Thank Alberth555
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Lots to see in the museum, models, engines, bits of aircraft, posters etc., very handy to have an English language guidebook to help. There are a handful of actual aircraft in a separate hanger to the museum

Thank ianBerkshire
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

We check the website it states open 14.00 > 17.00 on Mondays. We arrive here waiting around with others for upto 45 minutes. No one comes to open up the museum. Trip advisor shows museum closed today. Sign on premises shows closed Monday and bank...More

Thank ZippySar82
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We visited on a cloudy day. There was lots to see, and we were provided with an English guidebook to provide more information. It was a good way to while away a couple of hours.

Thank mosschopuk
Reviewed 13 August 2015

This is a most interesting museum that covers the history of hydraviation. As with many museums (I find), there is almost too much to see, and it is best to be selective to avoid ennui setting in after you're only half way through.

Thank Peter B
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