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Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor

319 Lexington Blvd, Hanger 37, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96818
808-441-1000
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Ranked #30 of 159 Attractions in Honolulu
Type: History Museums, Museums
Traveler Description:   Take a Virtual tour on your SmartPhone or view the complete virtual tour in your WebBrowser     Hangar 37 The visitor's experience begins in Hangar... more »
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Florida
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110 reviews 110 reviews
64 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

somebody that works there, I point that out as a disclaimer. However "I certify that this review is based on my own experience and is my genuine opinion of this establishment and that I have no personal or business relationship with this establishment, and have not been offered any incentive or payment originating from the establishment to write this review.... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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63 reviews 63 reviews
7 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

Well presented and easy to see up close in your own time , get on board some aircraft and really see what they are about. Also understand just how close the threat is of action when you see the bullet holes in the hanger windows from the strike that came out of nowhere and caught America off guard and it... More

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Prosper, TX
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This was my first visit to the Pacific Aviation Museum and was very pleased with it. First stop was the P-38 simulator. This was a nice sim that you get 20 mins to fly. Typically you pay $10 and get 5 mins, but here you paid $10 and got 20 mins! After takeoff, you spend the majority of the time... More

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Iowa
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This was a little disappointing after seeing the Arizona and the USS Missouri. Having to go the hangar was hard when your in a wheelchair and it was very warm. They should have a shuttle (golf cart) to take handicapped patrons to the hangar. The best part of this museum was meeting and visiting with a WW II veteran who... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Ford Island, in the middle of Pearl Harbor, has the distinction of being one of the oldest military airfields in the world. It also has the distinction of being right in the middle of the infamous December 7 attack by Japanese zeros. Learn about that day from the perspective of those caught in the middle, and view many of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

An awesome collection of Pacific WWII aircraft. They have very interesting displays to go along with the aircraft, as well as a cool WWII-era theme in the first hangar. And you can't beat the location; the second hangar still shows damage from the attack. Must-see while in Hawaii!

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Waihi Beach, NZ
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45 reviews 45 reviews
22 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Arrived on the bus knowing nothing about the museum. While the static displays were excellent, I kind of expected more. The rear hanger contains jets and helicopters but was nothing spectacular. Amazed the see the crashed B17 bomber recovered from Papua New Guinea.

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Poolesville
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Two hangers of airplanes. First hanger WW II planes primarily US but one Japanese. If you are a fan of history or WW II you would enjoy walking thru the hanger. Spend time to watch the introductory film. Outside on walk to second hanger you will see remains of a Flying Fortress as well as several intact jets. The second... More

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Mission Viejo, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

What a nice piece of history. The staff is great and the exhibits are wonderful. Everything is so very well put together. I wish is was a bit larger. Well worth the cost of admission.

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Palmer, Alaska, United States
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Absolutely amazing. Really a great display with lots of history and variety. If your an aviation buff or WW2 person you need to visit. Great great place.

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