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The Hangar Flight Museum

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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 4 days ago
jackfrost0904
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south dakota
A hidden gem

Many Calgarians haven't been here, but it was quite enjoyable. Very educational, but you must find... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Matthew P
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A museum featuring the history of aviation in Western Canada.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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4629 McCall Way NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 8A5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

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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

Thank Matthew P
TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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

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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

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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

Thank marikaS23
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

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!

Reviewed April 9, 2018

Interesting museum with a good variety of aircraft on display. Curators are enthusiasts and will freely answer your questions. There is a goos gift shop on site. as well.

Thank Roger M
TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

Just go to Nanton it is way better. You can go inside the planes and they have better much things to offer..

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TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2018

Thank you for visiting. We will have a few of our aircraft open this summer for interior viewing and we certainly hope you will visit again in the future as we are constantly working to improve and revitalize our exhibits.

Reviewed March 8, 2018

This unassuming centre is in the heart of edmonton where the old inner city airport used to be. from the outside it just looks like a big hangar but when you go inside there are many historical airplanes and some interactive activities where you can...More

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TheHangarMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Hangar Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

My apologies, it looks as though you meant to post this review for the Alberta Aviation Museum? We are located in Calgary on the southern tip of the 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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