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The Aviation Museum of Kentucky

4029 Airport Rd, Lexington, KY 40510-9682
+1 859-231-1219
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A true gem

Came in on a Sunday afternoon before our flight home, and we are all glad we did. There was an... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
CVworldwide
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New York City, New York
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Very educational and fun

Had a group of middle school kids here for a tour. Everyone enjoyed the presentations and checking... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Bikersport
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4029 Airport Rd, Lexington, KY 40510-9682
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Came in on a Sunday afternoon before our flight home, and we are all glad we did. There was an outstanding cross section of planes and history here in both military, private and experimental planes. It was well worth the admission, and our guide Jim...More

1  Thank CVworldwide
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Had a group of middle school kids here for a tour. Everyone enjoyed the presentations and checking out all of the exhibits. The staff was super knowledgeable and seemed excited to share. Definitely worth a visit when in the area.

Thank Bikersport
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful museum of aviation. They even let you sit in a military helicopter and in a private prop plane. There is an extensive amount of information and a lot to learn. This museum has two large rooms with aircraft and some outdoors....More

Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I have been to many an aviation museum...this is a smaller one with interesting aircraft but is big on a knowledgeable and extremely friendly staff. Be sure to come when the weather is nice so you can enjoy the additional outside displays.

1  Thank Gohiney
Reviewed 9 December 2016

If you get to the airport early this is wonderful little aviation Museum to see. More than you might expect in a location tucked back in the airport property. Very nice guides, and some interesting displays and nice assortment of different planes.

Thank SuperTraveler2007
Reviewed 9 November 2016

More than you might expect in a location tucked back in the airport property. Very nice guides, and some interesting displays. Good activity for kids or a rainy day.

Thank Josie577
Reviewed 19 October 2016

it's a small museum - no Smithsonian here - but very interesting, and was given atour by one of the docents there. You will be pleasantly surprised.

Thank F445GWmichaelf
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We went as a group from the Army the 589th Engineers. It was amazing to see so many different planes, starting with the first that the Wright brothers invented. And the guide we had knew absolutely everything about every plane there. Quite fascinating!

Thank Toni B
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I really enjoyed visiting this place. You get to meet with the curators and discuss Kentucky Aviation history, they will point out interesting items that are very unique to the area. I would highly recommend a visit

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 26 August 2016

There is a interesting attraction out by the Lexington airport - the Aviation museum of Kentucky. If you need a place to get in out of the heat as we did or just something else to do this is your place. And if airplanes and...More

Thank RButler60
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M_Pitts2
17 January 2016|
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Response from RetiredKYtraveler | Reviewed this property |
Gosh, I usually go to the dinners and it is included in the membership. Seems like it was $7.00, but go to the web-site and check for sure. It is a great place to go though....lots of exhibits in the air and on the floor... More
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jkcantrell
23 February 2015|
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Response from Steve C |
There are camps ongoing this month and next, most have seats. Call the museum during posted hours for specifics. You may also look on line for info. There will be camps in other cities during part of July, then back to... More
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