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Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

9280 Airport Rd, Mount Hope, Hamilton, Ontario L0R 1W0, Canada
+1 905-679-4183
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A historical gem

After many years of watching the Lancaster and the Mitchell fly over my house I finally took my... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Burlington, Canada
via mobile
Wonderful collection

I was an "air force brat" from 1942 through 1964, so I was very interested in seeing this museum... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Duncan C
Gravenhurst, Canada
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
9280 Airport Rd, Mount Hope, Hamilton, Ontario L0R 1W0, Canada
+1 905-679-4183
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After many years of watching the Lancaster and the Mitchell fly over my house I finally took my family to see the planes up close. This museum is chock full of plane history, especially relating to contribution from Canadians, and including a significant display relating...More

Thank HighStndrd
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was an "air force brat" from 1942 through 1964, so I was very interested in seeing this museum. I wasn't disappointed. Admission is reasonable. Parking is excellent. The history of the Royal Canadian Air Force as well as that of Canadian Navy and Army...More

Thank Duncan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to spend an afternoon looking and learning about war time airplanes, for an additional fee you can ride a flight simulator.

Thank Marleen V
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love planes, then this is the place to see. They have so much to offer everyone and at all ages. The people that volunteer just love being there and you will to. they also have special days where you can actually go up...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the opportunity to visit here on our trip to Hamilton. This is truly one of the places that is worth a stop to see. Very well laid out and the volunteers sure know there stuff. The exhibits are amazing and plentiful. So if you...More

Thank Marion D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Truly enjoyed the visits to the museum. It is our second time this year and this time they had an special event so we had a chance to see air and rescue operations. The first time they had the flying tours so it was also...More

Thank Francisco M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are a airplane buff especially of the vintage variety this is the place to go. The Lancaster airplane only one of a few still flying calls the Museum home. My daughter had her wedding here over 10 years and it was extremely memorable...More

Thank Canukvisitor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It shows the different war planes through our history. There is a place to eat. You can also while your there watch the planes take off and land at the airport. The air show is there to.

Thank roberthornby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are an aviation buff or ex military then this is the place to go There is so much information available to take you back in time and let your imagination wonder of those young men and woman defending our country in the name...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was highly impressed by the volunteers in the museum. The ones my grand-children interacted with were veterans.

Thank 215Maria11
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15 February 2017|
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Response from 2elderberrys | Reviewed this property |
There is a Buzz Beurling stature at the Warplane Museum. He was, indeed, one of the best pilots that Canada produced during WW2. He had the keen ability to track and then shoot enemy aircraft using a very old technique... More
Mike O
2 March 2016|
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Response from Bill M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Can't help on this one.
Pru J
26 May 2015|
Response from Sandy P | Reviewed this property |
The HSR has a bus route that goes by the Museum to the airport next door but service is hourly and I'M not sure how late it goes. You could check the HSR website. Apart from that a taxi would be a good alternative.