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Tillamook Air Museum

Address: 6030 Hangar Road, Tillamook, OR 97141
Phone Number: 503-842-1130
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Ranked #7 of 20 Attractions in Tillamook
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
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Type: Specialty Museums, Museums

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
16 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Apparently ownership is in a state of flux, now the emphasis is more on camping, The historical engineering associated building the huge wooden truss building has to be acknowledged. The history of the second world war non rigid air ships makes for interesting reading. If the expectation was to see a significant number of aircraft or even a blimp, do... More 

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Campbell, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

One would think that a 70 year old, all wooden, historic air museum would be something not to be missed when visiting Tillamook, OR. Well, not so as we were disappointed at the dull experience here. The museum would benefit from a face-lift. You think while driving by from the road that this is really something to see. Then you... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

My husband and I stopped in here on our way home thinking it might be interested to see. Well we were wrong they might of had 4 aiplaines in the entire plave. It was mostly filled with people camping. It had some readable information but most of it was very repetitive. I do not recommend this place and I would... More 

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Northern California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

If you are interested in aviation at all, this is a must see. This is a huge building and is drafty and cold. Bundle up before you go. There is a nice gift shop. Check it out.

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Lincoln City, Oregon
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I've been to the Tillamook Air Museum before. And, would go every time I am in Tillamook because I always saw something I missed before. I'm sad that it is down-sizing and will soon be a thing of the past. Please visit if you are a history or aviation fan. It's the last blimp hanger in and something you got... More 

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Christian G, Public Relations Manager at Tillamook Air Museum, responded to this review

Hi Ron, We are glad to have welcomed you once again to the Tillamook Air Museum. We just wanted to let you know that the Museum is not closing its doors. While the Museum is in a state of transition at the moment, we have no plans of ceasing operation. We will continue to offer visitors a unique and one... More 

Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

It is the only hangar of it's kind left in the United States that is open for public access, and it is one of the largest wooden structures in the world, The hangar building housing the aircraft is 1,072 feet long and 296 feet wide, giving it over 7 acres of area. It stands at 192 feet tall.

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Victoria
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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The building is the most spectacular thing about this museum. It is large enough to hold 8 blimps (there's a photo of that in the museum) and it is made entirely of wood. A huge barn of a place with a few vintage aircraft inside, and a very modest entry fee. It's worth an hour's visit when you are in... More 

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Victoria
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I have stopped here at the Air Museaum many times during the last 10 or 12 years. I have always enjoyed the aircraft and the location. This time there seems tyo be some difficulty as the number of planes is way down and the coffee shop is closed, even the gift shop has only a limited supply of merchandise left.... More 

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Glenwood Springs, Colorado
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47 reviews 47 reviews
28 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

They do have limited planes, there was no mention of them "closing" I wish they could get a hold of the P-3s that were used in ww2 and also used as Air Tankers for the Forest Service (that have been decommissioned

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Rochester, Washington
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63 reviews 63 reviews
23 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I have wanted to stop here numerous times in the past but always seemed to be passing through without enough time, however this weekend our car club took a drive down the Oregon coast and planned to make this museum a stop. When we called to find out the hours we found out that because of some type of disagreement... More 

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Christian D, Public Relations Manager at Tillamook Air Museum, responded to this review

Hi Mace 648 Thank you for taking the time to review your experience here at the Tillamook Air Museum. We just wanted to inform you that we are not closing the Museum. While the Museum is in a state of transition at the moment, this in no way implies that the Museum is closing. We continue to operate with over... More 

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