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The Museum of Flight

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Address: 9404 East Marginal Way South, Seattle, WA 98108
Phone Number: 12067645700
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Activities: Group tours/walking tour, Leisure education
Description: Walk the aisle of JFK's Air Force One and climb aboard the West Coast's...
Walk the aisle of JFK's Air Force One and climb aboard the West Coast's only Concorde. Revel in the history and heroics of WWI and WWII. Barrel-roll a Mustang, land on the moon, and soar over Puget Sound in a simulator. Experience the excitement of the space race and sit at the controls of the world's fastest jet. From the Wright brothers to the exploration of Mars, you'll find it at The Museum of Flight!
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Museum of Flight is Excellent

I allocated 4 hours to tour this attraction and needed maybe an additional two hours. There is a wealth of things to do and see here and for me, 4 hours was not enough. I spent... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 5, 2015
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Indio, California

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Indio, California
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 NEW

I allocated 4 hours to tour this attraction and needed maybe an additional two hours. There is a wealth of things to do and see here and for me, 4 hours was not enough. I spent nearly an hour outside viewing a Concorde, Air Force One and the new 787 Dreamliner. Then had lunch in the restaurant (food was good)... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

so very interesting because you are able to interact with the planes. Loved seeing how Air Force One actually looked. Great place to spend a couple of hours.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

Another wonderful place to visit I can remember seeing many of the exhibits and items on television but actually being able to touch them and sit in others was indescribable !

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washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

We visited the Museum of Flight and were overwhelmed. After 4 1/2 hours we felt we had barely touched the surface. We didn't even take in any film, lectures, nor simulations. The is a lot to see and read. It isn't just a bunch of planes and capsules. I loved the real time tracking of current planes in the tower... More 

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Douglas, Alaska, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

Hadn't been here for a very long time. Expanded museum regarding the space shuttle and space travel is cool.

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Peoria, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

One of the Best Air Museums in the country. From early flight to Space can be found. Well worth your time.

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Algeciras, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Fantastic museum, they have plane from the beginning of the History till nowadays. The space exhibition is amazing. Our 5 year old girll enjoyed it. If you go the first Thursday of the month from 5 to closing time is free .

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

So many planes and exhibits to see and so little time. Three hours flew by without knowing it. Be sure to see the planes outside also. This is a great Seattle treasure!

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

I'm not big on museums, but this place was really cool. Being able to check out the interior of a concord was fascinating. Lots to see here!

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

I attended a private event at this museum...all era's of flight are represented here with lots of information, both historical and current, a truly amazing experience for everyone, and especially those with an interest in airplanes!!

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