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WWII Aviation Museum

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Address: 455 Aviation Drive, Camarillo, CA 93010
Phone Number: 805 482-0064
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Interesting collection of WW II vintage airplanes.

Tour guide kept it interesting even for young children in our group. Children under 6 are free. Walking on board one of the big airplanes was fun for the children. Definitely... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Tour guide kept it interesting even for young children in our group. Children under 6 are free. Walking on board one of the big airplanes was fun for the children. Definitely worth a visit if you're in the area.

Thank S L
Los Angeles, California
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1,607 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great museum area with WWII Aircraft out on the Tarmac, conveniently near the busy Outlets. You can do a combined shopping / Air Museum day of it - or slip away for a few hous while the Mrs. is shopping. Also has fly in shows w B-29, B-17 and Mustang. Gotta go! ...

Thank David B L
Ventura, California
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

If you enjoy American History you need to stop and visit this museum. There something about just being near one of this beasts to get you into the feeling of what it must have been like. I'm not a pilot but love flying, take off, landing, but it was very different then compared to now. You'll get a greater appreciation... More 

2 Thank William B
Camarillo, California
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Wonderful effort to maintain history. The Zero has an amazing story. The August airshow is worth it! I live in Camarillo and enjoy the show.

1 Thank Richard N
Newbury Park, California
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31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

A group of dedicate men and women who recondition and fly planes which span the history of military aircraft. Regular events highlight weekends and some of their planes are shared with other historical locations since they do all fly.

1 Thank rjblock
Henderson, Nevada
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

My husband wanted to see the planes since he was in the Air Force. I didn't care one way or another, but I can say it was interesting even for someone like me

3 Thank Rita P
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I took my 16 year old son here on a random father son day and really enjoyed our visit. This museum has a tour guide that takes you around to the various wwII planes. The suggested "donation" was $10 per adult. We had James as our tour guide, he was very well informed, had a really good attitude and seemed... More 

2 Thank Jon H
Ventura, CA
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52 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I was very exited to see the last flying B-29 up close and even more to be able to get inside it. I only had the opportunity to go see it on a Saturday because of my work schedule. The plane was being used to give flight tours until 1 PM and was scheduled to be open for walk through... More 

2 Thank CA2rista
Cypress, California
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113 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Fun for both aviation and war history buffs. Interesting static exhibits and some aircraft still flightworthy. Watch the website for posting of upcoming flight events.

1 Thank K7LA
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3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Stumbled into this place a few years back. Operated by volunteers and slowly built up over a few decades. Amazing history there. No multimedia support which I have mentioned to them.

Thank Allan C

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