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Lone Star Flight Museum - CLOSED

2002 Terminal Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77034-5642
+1 346-708-2517
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They’ve moved to Ellington Field

This wonderful museum has moved up I-45 to Ellington Airport. I’ve visited the new facility and... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2017
Kerry C
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Galveston, Texas
via mobile
Sad it is closed

They are moving this excellent museum up to Ellington Field south of Houston. This leaves the WWII... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
Kerry C
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Galveston, Texas
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Housed in a large aircraft hangar, this world-class aviation museum features restored aircraft and historic photographs.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“on display” (31 reviews)
“hurricane ike” (35 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
2002 Terminal Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77034-5642
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+1 346-708-2517

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"on display"
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"vintage aircraft"
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"flying condition"
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"nose art"
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"aviation enthusiast"
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"great aircraft"
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"wwii era"
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"great collection"
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"gift shop"
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"love history"
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This wonderful museum has moved up I-45 to Ellington Airport. I’ve visited the new facility and it’s well worth the detour off I-45. Do take them up on a flight in one of their WWII aircraft!

Thank Kerry C
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

They are moving this excellent museum up to Ellington Field south of Houston. This leaves the WWII ships of Seawolf Park as the sole veterans' rallying point in the area. That said, the professionals and volunteers of Lone Star Flight Museum kept these beautiful aircraft...More

Thank Kerry C
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Nice little museum. It will take about an hour to walk through and the planes are well maintained; they have been restored and cared for by the volunteers and staff. The layout is simple and it makes touring these aircraft at your own pace easy...More

Thank Rebel142
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We've visited the museum several times over the past few years. My husband and I both have taken flights offered there. It's a wonderful experience! We are sorry to see them leave Galveston but look forward to all the wonderful things in store at Ellington...More

Thank Lee S
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

We had a blast! Lots of planes and informational plaques. Definitely worth it for the money, especially if you need something to get out of the heat! HOWEVER, I did read something that indicated JULY 15, 2017 is their last day of operation at this...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Was reasonably priced and had several old world war II planes. Enjoyed reading about the planes and the men who flew and fought.

Thank Billy B
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The other reviews are accurate, it takes about 1 hour to see everything. Some history lesson opportunities for the younger kids

Thank Lee D
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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Nice little museum. It had a B 17 and a B 25. F 4U and P 47. It will take about an hour to walk through and the planes are well maintained. They only give discount to active duty military. At times they give plane...More

Thank Brian S
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Great exhibits. My grandchildren 2 and 3 enjoyed seeing the planes. Interesting history. Doesn't take too long & wished for more! Very fun. Great gift store and helpful sales people. Loved the kites! And toy airplanes! And postcards.

Thank Alleta B
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

We go here because my husband likes to look at the planes and other items from various eras, but even he said that it will be a long time before going back as we have seen it many times and this last time there were...More

Thank bruceslady
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