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Flying Heritage Collection

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Address: 3407 109th Street SW, Everett, WA 98204
Phone Number: 206-342-4243
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Description: Flying Heritage Collection, located at Paine Field in Everett, boasts...
Flying Heritage Collection, located at Paine Field in Everett, boasts last-of-their-kind aircraft and artifacts from WWII, restored to the highest level of authenticity. Each aircraft has a story and FHC docents are on hand to give you all the exciting details. After your tour, stop by the gift shop and purchase an aviation inspired bottle of wine or a book written by FHC Military Aviation Curator, Cory Graff. Open Tuesday thru Sunday 10am-5pm. Closed Mondays Labor Day thru Memorial Day.
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I have been here a few times during the times that they have flown some of the planes on display. This is a super cool collection. Would recommend you look at their website for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Everett, Washington
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Everett, Washington
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I have been here a few times during the times that they have flown some of the planes on display. This is a super cool collection. Would recommend you look at their website for when they are flying planes.

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Victoria, BC, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
13 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

A group of us went to see this collection together. We were lucky to have a very knowledgeable docent take us around on a tour through the two buildings. He provided us with a lot of background on the various planes and other items on display. When you see what these planes look like before being restored, then after, it... More 

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Bothell, Washington
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77 reviews 77 reviews
16 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Lingkoping, Sweden has a really cool Aircraft and military museum. Our group was given a tour by a 90+ year old who had flown several of the aircraft in WW2. It was a great experience. The aircraft are in great shape, but i dont think they fly them. The Paul Allen collection is just amazing. pristine condition, and they fly... More 

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Santa Fe, NM
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56 reviews 56 reviews
21 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This museum features 2 attractions; One is the static display of WW2 aircraft in a hangar at the southern end of Paine Field. They have some really interesting and rare aircraft including a Fochwolf model D, Japanese Zero, Thunderbolt etc. The other is flying demonstrations during weekends usually in summer. It's one thing to walk around a Spitfire and another... More 

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Marysville, Washington
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

If you're into aviation history, this place is extremely interesting. We had our own personal guide, who walked us around every aircraft. We could touch and feel aircraft 50, 60, 70 years old that have been lovingly restored and maintained. We even went out on the tarmac and were able to climb up into the actual cockpit of a WWII... More 

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Mukilteo, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Nothing else like this collection of historic yet airworthy planes on display as well as in the air. Certain days are free to watch.

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everett
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

excellent collection! small facility but packed with both fixed and operational a/c Has fly-in weekends and special events often. Also has rare and one of a kind planes.

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Salta, Argentina
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129 reviews 129 reviews
45 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The tour guides are mostly old pilots retired so the stories you get to hear are real. To me they are truly heroes!

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Glendale, Arizona
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50 reviews 50 reviews
24 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Well, it's kind of hard to find so you might want to use your GPS to find the place. This place is so clean you could eat off of the floor (not suggesting you do so) but, you get the point. Paul Allen, has done a great job of collecting these war birds and machines from all parts of the... More 

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Everett, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Learn what u need about aviation history, what I did not like was that the guides were not that well informed on the subject t

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