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Aerospace Discovery at the Florida Air Museum at Sun 'n Fun

4175 Medulla Rd, Lakeland, FL 33811-1249
+1 863-904-6833
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Aerospace Discovery at Florida Air Museum is the Official Aviation and Aerospace Education Center of the State of Florida. Our mission is to honor the past while inspiring the future with state of the art technology. Interactive learning stations for part of the exhibits to educate visitors from al lover the world. STEM based station allows visitors to interact and participate in real world environments that immerse them in the subject and enhance an understanding through hands on applications. Unique areas of interest are the Howard Hughes Archives, Air Racing Simulators, Florida Aviation Hall of Fame, Innovations in Propulsion Exhibit, Pilot Briefing Stations, and over 20 historical aircraft on display.
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4175 Medulla Rd, Lakeland, FL 33811-1249
+1 863-904-6833
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

We were traveling Rt 4 E on the way to Orlando & saw a sign for this museum. Since my husband is a big airplane fan we decided to make a quick stop. It is a small museum but has some interesting displays. It looks...More

Thank mcriss50
Reviewed 9 October 2017

More than a packed aviation museum, this place also has a small gift shop and serves as a wonderful setting for special events, such as weddings, parties, and other gatherings that suit an aviation theme.

Thank Joni M F
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Found this nice little museum in Lakeland next to Drane field. Very nice little place with some interesting displays, mainly focused on civil aviation. The $12 entry fee is reasonable but it is a small place so expect to see everything in an hour.

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 27 June 2017

lots of fun on our visit. We happen to be there for a special event. lots of warbirds on display. Sun 'n Fun does a great job!

Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I wanted to do an activity that wouldn't break the bank, so we decided on the muesum. I purchased the Groupon, and off we went. The staff was friendly, and the muesum was well organized. The only con is the muesum is small,...More

Thank Keona W
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We spent a great afternoon experiencing this museum which has terrific exhibits of the history of aviation, with many unusual experimental and handmade planes. Well worth an entire afternoon for anyone interested in aircraft. Fascinating exhibit about Howard Hughes. The review form asks whether this...More

1  Thank prairiewoman2017
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is our second year to Sun N Fun, we love the diverse group of aircraft and aviators we have found. We camp on the West side of the field and are able to walk to the show everyday. Highly recommended. It's easy to show...More

Thank Lonestar970
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Interesting, but small airplane museum. Not a lot to see and do. My 3 grandsons, ages 9, 7 and 3 liked looking at the airplanes. No interactive exhibits.

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We went for the expo. LOTS to see. Wow got to see the French Flying Team and they were Excellent. Appreciated that you could get up close and see any and all the airplanes. Also lots of walking or you could hop the tram. ONLY...More

Thank retired27
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Great range of interesting and some unique aircraft... ever seen a fighter jet on skis?! There's one here!

2  Thank Paul M
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Response from Deborah H | Reviewed this property |
so sorry did not see this question till today...hope you were able to enjoy 2015!
10 March 2015|
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Response from KinColorado | Reviewed this property |
If you are an ASTC passport member...tickets are free with your photo I.D. ASTC passports come with our local museum membership we have. It's a great deal while still supporting our local museum. We only visit our local... More