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“The Tomcat was a Hit” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Oakland Aviation Museum

Oakland Aviation Museum
8252 Earhart Road, Oakland, CA CA 94621
+1(510) 638 7100
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Ranked #23 of 54 attractions in Oakland
Type: Museums
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Jersey Shore
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63 reviews 63 reviews
21 attraction reviews
Reviews in 37 cities Reviews in 37 cities
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
“The Tomcat was a Hit”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Not a big place but a good cross-section of aircraft from military to personal, early aviation to recent. My sons (teen/tween) got a real kick out of the Tomcat. They were opening up a plane for a tour so we got to go inside a midsized plane formerly used by a general. We were there on a weekday so there was hardly anyone there which made for good photo ops and we saw it all in about 90 minutes. Was worth the trip.

Visited March 2013
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Scotts Valley, California
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10 attraction reviews
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“wonderful old aircraft on display”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

It is a small museum, but a lot of displays with interesting historical information and photos. There's even a child sized airplane replica of a fighter plane, and our 2 year oldgrandson was so tickled to be able to climb in it and "drive"

Visited May 2011
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