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National Aviation Hall of Fame

1100 Spaatz St, Dayton, OH 45433-7102
+1 937-256-0944
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Dream come true!!!

I got to take a picture as an astronaut and use the simulator to work on the Hubble telescope! It's... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
foodismythingforreal
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Dayton, Ohio
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Inside the huge Air Force Museum, this area features a number of hands on exhibits as well as photo... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Kent S
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Springfield, Ohio
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1100 Spaatz St, Dayton, OH 45433-7102
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"hall of fame"
in 13 reviews
"the air force museum"
in 15 reviews
"bob hope exhibit"
in 4 reviews
"lots of interesting information"
in 2 reviews
"interactive displays for kids"
in 2 reviews
"air traffic control tower"
in 2 reviews
"small section"
in 2 reviews
"men and women"
in 2 reviews
"photo opportunities"
in 2 reviews
"space exploration"
in 2 reviews
"great history"
in 3 reviews
"manned flight"
in 2 reviews
"presidential planes"
in 6 reviews
"wright patterson"
in 2 reviews
"dayton history"
in 2 reviews
"gift shop"
in 2 reviews
"astronaut"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I got to take a picture as an astronaut and use the simulator to work on the Hubble telescope! It's as close as I will get at this point in my life to becoming an astronaut. There are plenty of activities for children and the...More

1  Thank foodismythingforreal
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Inside the huge Air Force Museum, this area features a number of hands on exhibits as well as photo opportunities. My grandson and I enjoyed the exhibits and the only reason I gave this exhibit a three star rating is that 50% or more of...More

Thank Kent S
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Located inside the National museum of the United States Air Force. Those who who helped design, develope or promote aviation are honored here. There are some fine examples of how airplanes work!

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This attraction is inside the Air Force Museum at Wright Patterson AFB. A wonderful site for history buffs.

Thank Zach C
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

We visit this museum every couple of years. They have added the 4th section. Great. Wonderful volunteers, very nice and knowledgeable.

Thank silverfoxrambler
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is a very educational and fun display. Lots of hands on interactive displays. There is a great photo opportunity with the space suit display. We have been to the museum many times and always stop at the Hall of Fame.

Thank CookeFam5
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

The National Aviation hall of Fame is located in a small section of the National Museum of the Air Force in Dayton, Ohio. Easy to miss, you can find it in a small alcove between the hangars housing the World War II gallery and the...More

1  Thank kentuckylongrifle
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This is a must see if you are near Dayton Ohio. They have every type of plane you could imagine. Well laid out and lots to see.

1  Thank Josh C
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Went here for the first time on a Sunday afternoon. I have to say, this museum is so huge, It would take few days to see every detail but, I only had 2 hours so, I fist went to the newest building "four" where most...More

1  Thank Sam K
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

This is inside the Air Force Museum near the Bob Hope exhibit. A number of interactive and static displays. Kids had fun.

1  Thank jbwhitehouse
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Christy M
30 October 2015|
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Response from dmfinpa | Reviewed this property |
I would allow 2 days. Answers to this question are highly subjective, as it depends on one's level of interest. I was at the museum 3 full days. First, I'm an Air Force Vietnam Veteran, so I'm an aviation enthusiast... More
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11 June 2015|
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Response from Purl | Reviewed this property |
Also, do not miss the aviation center at Carillon Historical Park where you can see the original Wright 1905 Flyer, a replica of their bicycle shop, a short film and many other personal Wright objects such as the sewing... More
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