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Air and Space Museum

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Address: Aeroport de Paris-Le Bourget, Boite Postale 173, 93352 Le Bourget, France
Phone Number: 01-49-92-70-00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: The world's oldest aeronautics museum specializes in World War I aircraft.

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Plan a full day if you are really an aviation enthusiast

The Musée de l'air et de l'espace located at Le Bourget airport, Paris, France has one of the better collections of early aviation airplanes, a building full of various... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 5, 2015
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Santa Ana, California
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Had an awesome time exploring every part of the museum, excellent for family, kids and for people who love machines

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The museum is located in the old airport of Paris-Le Bourget. The place is gorgeous, but the room of arrivals and departures is unfortunately not sufficiently highlighted. The visit is a bit backwards, a little disorienting at first, and is especially much walking. Collections are however splendid: aircraft of World War II and the uniform of the pilots are very... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I agree with BrianR, my visit in June was very disappointing. I have visited many air museums in England, USA and Australia. I am a member of the South Australian Air Museum. I go to museums to see aircraft and aircraft equipment. Firstly, parts of the museum were closed. WW2 was closed and a corporate function closed another two areas.... More 

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Düsseldorf
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

It was our second visit after 18 years and still great. Shows the beginnings of flying including balloons and covers all times including space age with rockets! And you can explore 2 concordes and a 747

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

It seems I'm going to be the odd-man out here. That one review that sticks in the craw of glowing, enthusiastic reviews. Oh, how I am saddened to be that one. But, mes chers, I must speak my truth. The Musée de l’air et l’espace is one of those museums in the Paris area you might think would be a... More 

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Santa Ana, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

The Musée de l'air et de l'espace located at Le Bourget airport, Paris, France has one of the better collections of early aviation airplanes, a building full of various helicopters, two Concordes to walk through, a 747 walk through, an exhibit hall under construction for WW II aircraft, and a couple of rockets displayed outside. There is an area that... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The main reason I wanted to visit was to see the Concordes. The very first prototype and one of Air France's. The most beautiful and futuristic looking aircraft by far, a masterpiece of engineering. One of them should be in the Louvre. It's fun to watch people's faces as they see it for the first time. Make sure you get... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

This is a fantastic museum. The displays are well laid out and being able to go onboard the Concorde is amazing. Entry is free for the museum. There is a charge to go onboard the Concorde but I felt it was well worth the money. I caught the bus no 350 from Gare de l' Est. The bus stops on... More 

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

On a very rainy day we spent about 4 hours here. Even though a few areas were shut for renovations we had a good time and loved planete pilote with the kids. It was such a shame that they have not made more of the Concorde exhibit which could be much better and more interesting for kids. The new section... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

As an aviation enthusiast, I remember seeing the brochure for the Aerospace and Space Museum in Paris. After making my way there from Orly, I was overwhelmed by the overall size of the museum. The museum was well structured as to it's exhibits and the chance of walking onto a Concorde. The cutaway of the 747 is worth a visit,... More 

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Additional Information about Air and Space Museum

Address: Address: Aeroport de Paris-Le Bourget, Boite Postale 173, 93352 Le Bourget, France
Phone Number: 01-49-92-70-00
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Seine-Saint-Denis  >  Le Bourget
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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