We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Not worth the trip...” 1 of 5 stars
Review of United States Aviation Museum

No photo provided
Got a photo?
Add it.
United States Aviation Museum
601 Skyway Road, Fresno, CA 94070
650-654-0200
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #14 of 21 Attractions in Fresno
Fresno, California, United States
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Not worth the trip...”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

If this location is the exhibit located on East McKinley adjacent to The California Air National Guard Base at The Fresno Air Terminal (aka Fresno Yosemite International Airport), then don't waste your time. The planes on display are on the base, and can only be viewed from the road as you drive by. There is no place to stop. It would be nice to park and look at the old fighter planes once used by The 144th Fighter Interceptor Wing based at FAT. If you want an up close and personal experience with old military aircraft, I strongly urge you to take the 1 hour drive North to the Castle Air Museum in Merced. They have one of the best outdoor displays on the west coast, including a British Avro Vulcan Bomber, one of only 3 on display in the U.S.

Visited August 2012
Was this review helpful? Yes 10
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

3 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    2
    0
    0
    0
    1
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first

Been to United States Aviation Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage United States Aviation Museum, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.