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Address: Jefferson County International Airport, Port Townsend, WA
Phone Number: +1 360-437-0863
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One of the best air museums!

I can’t say enough about how great this museum is! Especially for such a small airport: the Port Townsend International Airport. The museum staff said it was “international... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
RonandJoan
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Renton, Washington
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Renton, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I can’t say enough about how great this museum is! Especially for such a small airport: the Port Townsend International Airport. The museum staff said it was “international” because sometimes the customs agents need to come out – it is close to Canada. There are many restored (and some original) planes here and many of them still fly! The artwork... More 

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Bremerton, Washington
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These airplanes are of an older type, but MOST are still in flying condition. In fact, the young staff use them to learn to fly. The restoration is done on site by most of the younger people who also staff the museum.

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Thank sailmaker_1
West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 733 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It's just a bit of a drive out of Port Townsend, a right turn I to the airport grounds. It's small, charming and interesting

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Vancouver, WA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Nice collection of vintage airplaines and art work. Not a large museum but it does have a good variety of vintage airplanes.

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Thank Golfinfools
Enumclaw, Washington, United States
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57 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

This is an out of the way spot in Port Townsend but worth the stop. Its pretty small but chalked full of planes.The real gem is getting to talk to the pilots the fly in.

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Thank Jaclyn C
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Great museum- who would have thought that in such a small town as Port Townsend, there would be an aeronautical museum! Very interesting history and conveniently located at the Jefferson county airport.

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Thank Elea R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

This beautiful air museum has a twist - it educates youth on plane restoration and trains them as pilots. In exchange, youth volunteer at the museum and restoration facility. Large display area with knowledgeable guides. Worth a visit then have lunch at the Spruce Goose.

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Thank Matt T
Anacortes, WA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

You tour on your own. Planes are on display both on the floor and suspended from the ceiling. There are also many historic photos and flight related exhibits. We saw everything in one hour. There is a small giftshop as well.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

Great display of beautiful classic aircraft. Nice facility all privately funded. All but one of the aircraft that are displayed on the floor are maintained to be airworthy and are flown once a year. Other aircraft are hanging from the ceiling and are easily viewed from the mezzanine. Walls are filled with displays of aviation and aircraft history. A must... More 

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California
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107 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015

If you're visiting with youngsters, or you've youngsters visiting you, you really can make the Jefferson County International Airport an afternoon event... watching the takeoffs and landings; eating at the Spruce Goose, and taking in the Port Townsend Aero Museum. It's especially fun, if it's a sunny day. You can have a delightful lunch at the Spruce Goose on the... More 

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