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Fantasy of Flight

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Address: 1400 Broadway Blvd SE, Polk City, FL
Phone Number: 863-984-3500
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Activities: Leisure education
Description: Central Florida's premier aviation attraction. More than 100 rare vintage...
Central Florida's premier aviation attraction. More than 100 rare vintage aircraft, themed immersion experiences, flight simulators, interactive exhibits, tram tour of aircraft maintenance areas, restoration and back lot tours and daily aerial demonstration (weather permitting). Audio tours, Biplane Rides are also available. Wing WalkAir A thrilling outdoor attraction featuring a 600-foot zip line suspended four stories above water and a three-level ropes course complete with 33 midair challenges to be performed while tethered to an overhead line at heights of up to 45 feet.
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Quick trip for plane history

!-hr trip from Orlando. Went on Sat am. Nice display of old planes and plane engines. Guided tour of indoor plane display. Guided tour of B24, B25 on outdoor display. Watched... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

!-hr trip from Orlando. Went on Sat am. Nice display of old planes and plane engines. Guided tour of indoor plane display. Guided tour of B24, B25 on outdoor display. Watched people take ride on bi-planes. Great sounds.

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Virginia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I can't give you a female perspective because we didn't get to go with the guys. I can tell you the 13 year old and his dad really enjoyed it. I know they'll be going back again the next chance they have. The part of the facility I saw was very clean and neat. The receptionist was very nice.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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81 reviews 81 reviews
14 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Due to remodeling the museum is much smaller now and only open weekends while the design/construction is taking place. There are still many interesting planes, etc. The Kermit Weeks collection is going to be awesome when Fantasy of Flight Act 3 is ready.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

After a week of Disney, I'd been looking forward to a bit of me time. Turned up at 2:45pm to find I had 15 mins until it closed. Just my luck!. however, the Staff could not have been more accommodating. They let my son and I have a look around the museum and then out to the apron to look... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The museum is now open again on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Great displays with beautifully restored vintage aircraft. The highlight for me was the flight in the 1929 New Standard D-25 biplane!! The husband and wife who operate the aircraft are wonderful people who go out of their way to make your experience special. We flew over Ringling Brothers winter... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

The museum was closed. An attraction on the top of my husband's list. So sad he had to miss out. Don't bother driving there.

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Philadephia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Saw the advertising on I4 and online It's a private venue... Not sure how someone can just have an advertised business and be closed but what a waste... Don't bother even driving by....

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31 reviews 31 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This place is actually really interesting, even if like myself you were dragged round by a bunch of men who prefer to stare at engines and comment at length about torque or something?? I actually had a great fun time here, not as much fun as the men had, but still very interesting all the same. We also paid for... More 

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Moody, Alabama
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62 reviews 62 reviews
21 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We went to Fantasy of Flight for the PSP Paintball World Cup. We did not go into the museum at all. But the location was great and the venue was really nice. They handled parking as best as they could. We only had to park in the overflow parking(big pasture about a mile down the road) one day. They did... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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70 reviews 70 reviews
27 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

That a wonderful museum! Umbelive flight conditions of these aircrafts! Pure history of the aviation. is amazing! The shorts sunderland, the ford trimotor, P51, Electra, An2, B17 and other classic birds make this museum unique. Is perfect for all the family learning more about planes, history and the world of the aviation. Big facilites and confortable, super nice staff here... More 

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