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Cavanaugh Flight Museum

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Address: 4572 Claire Chennault St, Addison Airport, Addison, TX 75001-5321
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
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If you love war birds, this is a must!

Took an old friend down memory lane, he was so enthused and able to tell me more stories. Lovely displays, shame you can't get to go in some of the displays. Quite small, and the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
FangLam
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Grand Prairie, Texas, United States

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Grand Prairie, Texas, United States
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Took an old friend down memory lane, he was so enthused and able to tell me more stories. Lovely displays, shame you can't get to go in some of the displays. Quite small, and the displays have gone down since my last visit, but still very enjoyable.

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michigan
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58 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little museum with a gift shop and lots of planes to see up close. Enjoyed our visit to this museum.

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Sobieski, Wisconsin, United States
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112 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very well done aviation museum. The collection has good variety in age of aircraft represented and in the variety of origin points. Great examples of a variety of aircraft types as well, mostly indoors, with some additional outside the hangars. A gallery of aviation art is there as well. Aviation enthusiasts should find this museum worthwhile.

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Viera, Florida
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70 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This facility has some of the best restorations of WW2 planes you will ever see and many can be chartered for flights.

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Thank Bob F
Waco, Texas
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10 reviews
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This museum is small, but it is a lot of fun. Very rich in history and the planes are kept in pristine condition. They also have an art gallery. The tickets are very reasonable, just $10 an adult. Really a great place!

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Austin, Texas
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Clean. Organized. Orderly. Informative. In a way, it was thrilling to see and read about these old warbirds, and get up next to real Migs and even a Polish trainer jet. I LIKED it!

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Get your fill of WWII military planes! Very approachable and interesting museum with good selection of military planes nicely restored. Also check out the art gallery off the main area for additional museum enjoyment.

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Prosper, Texas
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45 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a small museum but has several hangars filled with planes and details about them, from various periods of history. Don't miss the artwork section as well, inside. Some very interesting, signed pieces!

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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149 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

If this review is useful, please give me a “helpful” vote. 1. Bottom Line Up Front. As a retired Marine Corps Infantry Officer and history enthusiast, I have had the privilege of visiting quite a few (at least fifteen) museums of this type all across the United States so my expectations are typically very high; I was not disappointed. My... More 

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Enloe, Texas
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

Incredible collection of military aircraft and artifacts. The museum is home to a great number of aircraft engines and components from early aircraft, along with operational WWI and WWII airplanes. Great gift shop with videos and publications, and several events are scheduled each year.

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