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Planes of Fame Air Museum

755 Mustang Way, Valle Airport, Williams, AZ 86046-5014
+1 928-635-1000
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if you love old planes and i mean old, there is a wooden biplane hear,there is also a few foreign... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
William S
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Yucaipa, California
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We added to our list of Museums we wanted to visit whilst in Arizona and weren't disappointed. A... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Located at the intersection of Highways 180 & 64 at Valle-Williams Airport, south of south rim of Grand Canyon, the museum is open daily 9-5 except Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Nearly three dozen warbirds and classic aircraft are on display including the Lockheed C-121A Constellation which was General Douglas MacArthur's personal VIP transport. For more information about the museum, the annual Warbird Fly-in in June or special membership programs, visit our website.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if you love old planes and i mean old, there is a wooden biplane hear,there is also a few foreign planes both large and small, this place is a sister museam with chino air museam, its located about half way to the grand canyon

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We added to our list of Museums we wanted to visit whilst in Arizona and weren't disappointed. A good collection of aircraft from WWI fighters through to jet-age fighters and also a couple of airliners. The aircraft inside the museum were in great condition, some...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

The wife wanted to know what I wanted to see in the area during this vacation and I spotted the flyer for this museum (and I usually don't 'do' museums!). As we were on our way to the Sunset Crater Volcano, this was right on...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We were very surprised to find such an impressive museum on our trip to the Grand Canyon. The gentleman in charge was very accommodating and informative. We actually sat in the same plane that carried Marilyn Monroe! Fun!

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

My husband and 16 year old son love anything aviation. While on a Grand Canyon road trip, we stopped here and it was a great visit. Most of the display cases were jam packed with info and memorabilia. While I myself am not as into...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Most planes in the collection are war planes, many from WW2 or even earlier. A Martin and a Convair are the two civil aircraft catching the eye when you drive past to or from Grand Canyon. The attendant was very welcoming and very enthusiastic, and...More

Thank Finn Spurre P
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Drove from Williams to the museum and was quite pleased with the place. Several planes and air related history. Enjoyed our visit.

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Made a bee line for this Museum on our way to the Grand Canyon as my son has an interest in aircraft. We were not disappointed. Lots of written information with many aircraft and memorabilia to look at. Good value for money for a couple...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

We have been to the largest air museums and not seen the items that have been preserved here. Although it is a small air museum the exhibits are quite incredible and an interesting part of history. There are planes you will not see elsewhere and...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Great stop for the history buff of any era. Pleasant and helpful staff. We marveled at how well this treasure has been organized, especially the display cases.

Thank Diane G
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