We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

World Kite Museum & Hall of Fame

Share
Review Highlights
New knowledge

Very interesting information and displays. The make your own kite craft for the kids was a great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
joanndrake
Pretty Neat

The best part about this museum is the variety of kites they have assembled. They have gigantic... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Elizabeth U
,
Arkansas
via mobile
Read all 113 reviews
33
All photos (33)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“make your own”(10 reviews)
“kite museum”(16 reviews)
“world war ii”(4 reviews)
About
Long Beach's winds make it a mecca for kite enthusiasts.
Contact
303 Sid Snyder Dr, Long Beach, WA 98631-3725
Website
+1 360-642-4020
Call
Reviews (113)
Filter reviews
113 results
Traveller rating
40
54
15
3
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
40
54
15
3
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews make your own kite museum world war ii different countries entry fee cute place on display gift shop worth a stop for sale whole family horseback riding all kinds japan kittens history fighting
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 113 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting information and displays. The make your own kite craft for the kids was a great idea, too! Kept them entertained while we reviewed the displays.

Thank joanndrake
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is a small place that charges a lot to see--kites ! We never made it past the counter. We stayed across the street for a week, and never saw anyone go in. Tells you something, eh ?

Thank Denisecott
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The best part about this museum is the variety of kites they have assembled. They have gigantic ones strung up above your head and along the walls, and tiny kites in glass displays. They had video stations set up throughout the museum to learn more,...More

Thank Elizabeth U
Reviewed 26 July 2018

I'm not huge on kites but this museum was pretty cool. The hall of posters of their kite was kind of a waste and making your own cheap kite was pretty kid level, but the displays and information about kites was really impressive and interesting....More

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Very knowledgeable about kites and how they work. Next year we plan to go to the Kite Festival here.

Thank kka67
Reviewed 13 July 2018

There weren't a ton of kites there from other countries but there was enough to make a stop if you like kites. The lady that was working there was wonderful and it was a beautiful town.

1  Thank KAREN W
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This is a small, very specialized museum with a lot of interesting kites. The make-your-own-kite was fun for my kids (6 & 7) the rest was a little dry for them. The kites on display were very cool, but they are out where they are...More

Thank mamacroc
Reviewed 4 July 2018

The museum was good to see all the different kind of kites, the fee is okay, but not the cost. Learned about the different kinds of kites. Wished they would have edited better some of the videos that they showed about kites.

1  Thank Brian D
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We took our kids here and I'm glad we did. They liked seeing all the different types of kites around (I never imagined using kites during a war like they did in WWII!). We all liked the exhibit on people who combine kites with vehicles,...More

Thank DP_42_Towel
Reviewed 14 April 2018

It cost to go in but not very much but worth the small fee that keeps the museum kept up. There are many interesting kites from many nations and many designs from Japan--China and the US. Countries all over the world come to the International...More

1  Thank Shelia S
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 nearby hotels
Adrift Hotel and Spa
2,096 reviews
.24 km away
Best Western Long Beach Inn
502 reviews
.41 km away
Rodeway Inn & Suites
137 reviews
.52 km away
Cedars Ocean View Inn
102 reviews
.70 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 43 nearby restaurants
Cottage Bakery and Delicatessen
679 reviews
.65 km away
The Lost Roo
889 reviews
.59 km away
Scoopers
300 reviews
.71 km away
Captain Bob's Chowder
160 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 20 nearby attractions
Long Beach
549 reviews
.78 km away
Skookum Surf Co.-Day Classes
21 reviews
.98 km away
North Coast Antique
6 reviews
1.05 km away
Marsh's Free Museum
547 reviews
.46 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from World Kite Museum & Hall of Fame staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines