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“A gem! Aircraft history up-close and personal” 5 of 5 stars
Review of WWII Aviation Museum

WWII Aviation Museum
455 Aviation Drive, Camarillo, CA 93010
805 482-0064
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Ranked #2 of 5 Attractions in Camarillo
Type: Military Museums, Museums
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Dallas
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274 reviews 274 reviews
117 attraction reviews
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148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
“A gem! Aircraft history up-close and personal”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

Veterans and other knowledgeable enthusiasts are available for in-depth conversations. Aircraft are up-close and constantly under restoration, tuning, etc. Several of them fly daily and you stand on the tarmac watching them in pre-flight check. A few hundred dollars will get you airborne. Mustang, Spitfire, B-25, ....

Visited September 2012
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Camarillo, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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“Gotta love a museum with working exhibits”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

I love a museum that tries to keep its fleet in flying condition. This museum is not as big or diversified as some others but always worth a stop.

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Camarillo, California
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Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“History in real 3D”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

This is a great way of understanding the contribution of the "greatest generation" by way of seeing the aircraft and listening to the crews and sometimes the pilots tell personal experiences. These guys/women are dwindling in numbers and this is an opportunity to learn first hand history.

Visited June 2012
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brisbane
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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“Aviation enthusiasts must”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

Easy stop for the serious plane lover,especially good for guys who are not into shopping at the Outlets!

Visited August 2011
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los angeles
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
“Love WWII airplanes”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012

Wandered around with a gentleman who explained all the planes and the process of restoration.

Visited May 2011
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