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Silent Wings Museum

6202 N I-27, Lubbock, TX 79403
+1 806-775-3049
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Amazing step back in time!

We had driven by many times & never stopped...I can't believe the amount of history we had missed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dumas, Texas
via mobile
Great place to hold an outdoor event

We attended a wine festival here and it was absolutely the perfect place. It had a great... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Lubbock, Texas
via mobile
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This museum tells the story of gliders that were used during World War II.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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6202 N I-27, Lubbock, TX 79403
This attraction is at Lubbock Intl Airport
+1 806-775-3049
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had driven by many times & never stopped...I can't believe the amount of history we had missed all these years. My son & I enjoyed all the exhibits & the short history movie. Some of the exhibits are interactive & very interesting. We learned...More

Thank 806Poke
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We attended a wine festival here and it was absolutely the perfect place. It had a great combination of outdoor space and indoor space. I believe if you are in Lubbock you should stop by the Silent Wings Museum. I think it's a place the...More

Thank teresafrancolbk
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Really interesting Museum on the Airport. I was born in the UK during the war and know a lot about it but totally ignorant of the role of gliders and the major contributoion they made, it was very humbling how brave the pilots were and...More

Thank EdithWales
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Very nice display of plans and history. Great thing to do on a hot or rainy day...Wont take to long but worth a stop by

Thank RafterGRanch
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Introductory movie was a little 'echo-y' which made parts of it hard to understand. Interesting to hear the story & see a glider. Didn't spend a lot of time here.

Thank WeL0veTravel
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This place is worth the visit. Stay in Levelland and drive over for the day it's a great day spot for the whole family.

Thank ledc342
Reviewed 27 April 2017

If you are interested in WW2 history, this is definitely worth your time. The 15 minute video is a must! The 12 year old grandson with me was only interested in looking at the exhibits (not reading all the titles) but he later accurately described...More

Thank Martha L
Reviewed 23 April 2017

this was an amazing museum and really enjoyed it, really big and chocked full of great items, they have a HUGE window that faces the air strip so we got to see black hawk helicopters train, i highly recommend this place

1  Thank Sunshine Jennif... C
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Absolutely loved learning about all these men did for the love of their country! A part of history we knew very little about until now.

2  Thank occassionaltrave2017
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The museum is dedicated to and contains memorabilia about the giant wooden gliders that silently flew behind the lines in WWII Europe. Its pilots were trained at the Lubbock Airfield to launch and maneuver the silent wings for the element of surprise and relief. Located...More

2  Thank marilynm324
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how much is it to get in?
5 June 2015|
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Response from James W | Reviewed this property |
$5 adults, $3 seniors, $2 7-17, 6-under free, active military-free