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This was a great find! Free! Airplanes and helicopters that you can walk right up to take selfies... read more

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While in Bowling Green, KY, last weekend to attend the annual Western KY University Veteran's Day... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carol D
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Lebanon, Tennessee
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From the time man first took flight in the early 1900s to the recent shuttle missions into space, South Central Kentucky has played a significant role in the history of aviation. One of the first pilots to fly in combat claimed ties to Bowling...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great find! Free! Airplanes and helicopters that you can walk right up to take selfies with ! Great for all ages! Kids would really love

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Weekend20854
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While in Bowling Green, KY, last weekend to attend the annual Western KY University Veteran's Day activities and ROTC induction into the Hall of Fame of a friend, we were told about the new Aviation Heritage Park. Turns out, our friend was instrumental in getting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carol D
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We found this by chance and had a great time looking at the aircraft and reading about the crew members of each one, very interesting indeed!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fred e
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Took our 11 year old grandson and 6 year old granddaughter.... they thought it was pretty cool.... to read the facts about each plane and to be able to stand next to them really gives one the sense of their size. Also to be able...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rowdyrobin55
Reviewed 13 October 2018

There are a handful of planes on outdoor static display. The planes are in great shape, well signed and worth your time to stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kevin032452
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Found the park by accident as we made a few wrong turns getting to another attraction but we're glad we did. The park is fairly small, but is decorated with aviation wonders in the form of some retired military aircraft. Just seeing these flights of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TennG78
Reviewed 28 August 2018

If you are in Bowling Green and have a little time, a visit to the Park is definitely worth it. The planes are all outside and have plaques in front of each one that tells their story, as well as honoring the pilots that flew...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

If you're in Bowling Green, have a free 30 minutes, and love history, this is a great place to visit. All of the planes are outside. It's not an inside museum. So you will want to go on a cool non-rainy day. The most interesting...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

If you are a history buff you will like this place. Very nice with well maintained aircraft. Take a camera and your time, it's woth it

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Byron K
Reviewed 6 August 2018

this exhibit has airplanes parked on lot where you can walk around and examine them and truly appreciate the massive size and style of them. it has informative plaques listing the fuel capacity, mileage range, flight altitude capabilities, and payload capacities of each one. it...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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tkillensworth
25 June 2017|
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Response from steveslj | Reviewed this property |
We live 4 hours away, so I am not aware of events happening there. Sorry.
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Denise S
1 May 2016|
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Response from CaraBethP | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Aviation Heritage Park is open air, free admission, free parking and open during daylight hours 7 days a week. We hope you will visit soon. We will have a free movie on Saturday, May 28 at 8pm. Bring your lawn chair/cooler... More
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29 April 2016|
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Response from CaraBethP | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Katie! The park is open during daylight hours. It is a free park. If you are here on May 28, there is a free movie! Or, come back June 18 for the Hangar Party at the BG Airport. Restless Heart will be performing and... More
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