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The Hangar Flight Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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First time was eye opening

I recently had my first visit to the Hangar Flight Museum and was very pleased at the facility and... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2018
glhyyc
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Chestermere, Alberta
Good place to learn about aviation in western Canada.

This is a great place to spend a couple of hours in learning about the history of aviation in the... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2018
jackfrost0904
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south dakota
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A museum featuring the history of aviation in Western Canada.
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4629 McCall Way NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 8A5, Canada
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Reviewed December 30, 2018

The Hangar Flight Museum is on the south side of the airport. The WW2 vintage main building has a number of classic aircraft from WWI to the post war. The large tent hangar has some larger aircraft including a rare Canadian Built Avro Lancaster and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit! Thank you very much for also taking the time to write a review. We agree - our volunteers are a vast wealth of knowledge!

Reviewed October 30, 2018

When I was looking up unique places to get married in Calgary I happened across the Hangar Flight Museum. I'm a history buff so I figured why not check it out. When I contacted Herb I found him to be extremely helpful and friendly! Throughout...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2018

We're so pleased to hear that you had a great experience from beginning to end! Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review, we appreciate it very much.

Reviewed September 27, 2018

I recently had my first visit to the Hangar Flight Museum and was very pleased at the facility and all the exhibits. It's displays are amazing from scale models to full-size and lots of really interesting information. It's also very moving for anyone who has...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank glhyyc
TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words! We hope to see you here again!

Reviewed September 21, 2018

This is a great place to spend a couple of hours in learning about the history of aviation in the area. The facility also dedicates quite a bit of its exhibits in teaching about the people who contributed to that success. Aircraft and artifacts are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit! Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We hope you'll visit again.

Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

A medium sized variety of different planes and helicopters, as well as a good collection of engines. There is also a gift store. The staff member was not overly friendly or helpful, but the displays provided overall information on the type of aircraft, as well...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

Many Calgarians haven't been here, but it was quite enjoyable. Very educational, but you must find one of the volunteers and ask them questions to get insight into what you'r looking at. Lots of old and rare planes and many great stories to go with...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

We're happy to hear that you and the kids enjoyed your visit! Thank you for taking the time to write a review, and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Staff were very friendly and well maintained exhibits. Very clean and we had a great visit. Well worth the time and money to see all the old planes

Date of experience: July 2018
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TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit. Thank you very much for your kind words!

Reviewed June 29, 2018

The Hangar Flight Museum located near the Calgary International Airport, was formerly known as the Aero Space Museum of Calgary. The air museum houses a large and diverse collection made up of aircraft in the hangar as well as two jet fighters in the outdoor...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review! We hope to see you again!

Reviewed June 6, 2018

We went to a wedding at the Hangar, and had access to see the museum while there. The whole experience was awesome, and we had a guide who explained details about the airplanes and gliders in the museum. Interesting and fun experience! The venue made...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 1, 2018

Imagine that, a flight museum at the airport but it’s true. And although this is not a very large museum, they do have a Lancaster bomber on display. This is not the greatest museum but they are showing a bit of history that is very...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Joe W
TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit. We certainly enjoy being on airport land!

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Response from Joe W | Reviewed this property |
It may not be that interesting to a 4 year old. I think there were kids there that were a couple years older but they were also part of a group.
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