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National Museum of World War II Aviation

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Great Memorial for the remembrance of our fallen heroes

We spent over 5 hours here on saturday. Over 2 hours with the guided tour, and another 3 hours... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rich F
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Impressive

My son and I toured this wonderful museum and were very impressed. (We aren’t that easy to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rebecca C
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Colorado Springs, 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 2 days ago

We spent over 5 hours here on saturday. Over 2 hours with the guided tour, and another 3 hours researching on my own. This is a must stop and see...Some of the coolest war birds are on display here...We watched a Corsair fly in.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rich F
Reviewed 3 days ago

My son and I toured this wonderful museum and were very impressed. (We aren’t that easy to impress, as my undergrad. degree is in U.S. History, and my son is majoring in Secondary Education with an emphasis in History.) We were both totally captivated with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like planes and history this is a must. Not only is it a display of WW II aircraft, but it has an on going restoration locale. They continue to work restoring aircraft they obtain through the monies raised through the museum and visitors...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Eric P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gene, our tour guide, was extremely knowledgeable and passionate about the history. Unbelievable restorations performed on site, manufacturing parts as needed.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank debthompson74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live here in Colorado Springs, and I'm sorry we waited so long to gisit this museum. My husband (an army veteran) and I took my parents (also army veterans), and we were all very impressed. There are several one-of-a-kind aircraft on display, and probably...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been to the museum several times and each time there was something new. The docents are FANTASTIC, so knowledgeable. It is obvious that they enjoy what they are doing and pass that enthusiasm on to the people in the tour group. Will return again...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SrTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gene was a great tour guide and very informative. I couldn't believe it when it seemed like we were there for 1 hour and it was over 3 hours. So much to see and everything is authentic. I highly recommend going!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wesley T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The whole tour was awesome. The tour guides and staff we’re so friendly and knowledgeable. A wonderful place that hold so much of our past. Can’t wait to go back.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jenna A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth the time and money to take the tour... then you need extra time to go through the rest of the museum.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sherri P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed this museum and the superb tour given for free. The opportunity to see 'living' aircraft and the processes of maintenance, conservation and repair up close was a unique experience. The museum is undergoing expansion, so it can have even more aircraft in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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madelinem2019
5 January 2019|
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Response from Earl H | Reviewed this property |
$12 for adults with senior citizen and veteran discounts. Also cheaper to pay online in advance. Well worth the price for a docent led two hour tour
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madelinem2019
5 January 2019|
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Response from Dman_DW | Reviewed this property |
It is nice to leave a few bucks of donation on top of the cheap ticket price.
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psm21122018
21 May 2018|
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I'm not sure.
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