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Address: Sohra Road, Shillong, India

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you need to leave some id at the gate to enter the place. photography only in the museum area and not on the roads. a nice experience.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
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India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

you need to leave some id at the gate to enter the place. photography only in the museum area and not on the roads. a nice experience.

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kolkata
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

If you are interested for our army and air force related matters, please visit this place. It is located on the way towards Cherrapunji from Shillong. You will get to know lot of things about Indian Air force. Even you can take snaps also. Many models of Aircrafts can be seen here. Overall good experience.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Get to know some of India's great war heros and Indian air force might. A small musuem and id card is mandatory to be allowed inside. Musuem is well maintained and one can spend an hour.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

This is not a huge place-just a small museum showcasing the history of the AirForce (Eastern Command); uniforms, medals, lots of photos; the few helicopters/planes/missile launchers outside on the grounds are great fun for children.

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Jamshedpur, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The place is on the way to Cherrapunji/Mawlynnong. Entry is free but ID needs to be submitted at the gate. Photography is prohibited inside the air force base but permitted inside the museum. The museum is clean and well maintained with a lot of models of missiles and guns. there are a lot of informative photographs too but the place... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Its a great stop either on the way to Cherrapunjee / Mawlynnong or Elephant Falls. Entry: Free. Carry your I-cards since you need to deposit it at the entry gate (thhe museum is within the IAF base) Time: closed for lunch between 1-2:30. Plan accordingly. Time needed : ~30-45 minutes Its not large, but very informative. As a Services kid... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

A place will inspire patriotism within us when we see the pictures and badges of the Indian Air force as well as the equipment used in Air Force. A Must Visit Place for all.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

The first time I was visiting an airforce museum. It was informative and the various things that were displayed showed us the life in the air force.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

A very good and rare collection of the old weapons. Must see a big rifle and skin of panthor in this museum.

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mumbai
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I had very high expectations when i visited this museum alongwith my kids. But was hugely disappointing. The whole place is just a collection of pictures and few replicas of missiles. There is no literature along with the exhibits. I had a tough time explaining stuff to my kids. There is a video presentation area. But the computer was shut... More 

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