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What a great place to visit,

We weren’t sure what we would find here. We spent the better part of 3 hours learning about the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bob D
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Huntsville, Alabama
interesting !

This is a small but well laid out museum. I was very impressed by the staff Kelly) who engaged with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rescure1975
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Red Deer, Canada
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For more than 80 years, Edmonton’s Blatchford Field was the center of a bustling aviation community that spurred the growth of the city, the region, and the North. Hundreds of men and women let their dreams take flight from this historic airfield...more
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11410 Kingsway NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5G 0X4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We weren’t sure what we would find here. We spent the better part of 3 hours learning about the aviation history of the Canadian armed forces. Even more interesting was learning about the importance of bush pilots and women that served in the armed forces....More

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small but well laid out museum. I was very impressed by the staff Kelly) who engaged with visitors and were informed and very helpful. It was a joy to see a wide range of aircraft (favourite B25 Mitchell bomber and De havilland...More

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Reviewed June 2, 2018

interesting display of aircraft used by various Canadian armed forces and civilian organizations/individual people. the aircraft inside the building are very clean and displayed with pride. the 6 aircraft displayed outside are in worst shape not only because the the sun they get but also...More

Thank Noel E
Reviewed May 29, 2018

I usually like to come here at least once a year. Great moderate but growing collection of aircraft that are well maintained. The restoration projects are amazing. I personally love the collections of scale models and have on many occasion purchased models and souvenirs of...More

Thank fiasco001
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

The planes. The history. The building. The people. All top notch. We met a docent who told us much of the back story about the airport and its fascinating history. We are so happy we visited

Thank cotimes2
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

I went with my younger son and his wife who is expecting any min now. The planes were so beautiful and there was a nice elderly gentleman who was going around anwering our questions and telling us all about certain people and what they did....More

Thank Rudkin37
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

We went to this museum for something to do. It was amazing. The stories you hear from the people working there made the visit real. I can’t remember his name but he was an older gentleman who really knew his stuff and you can tell...More

Thank jcmbt
Reviewed February 10, 2018

This visit was great. I was very surprised how big the building was and how many planes were in it. It was a very informative experience for me.

Thank Tom S
Reviewed December 10, 2017

Visited for the first time and was pleasantly surprised. This is an old hanger, with a lot of planes in it and a few outside. Lots of bush pilot history and some bush planes. Several volunteer tour guides who obviously love the museum, the planes...More

Thank PeregrineEdmonton
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

I have been there with my dad I went up to cockpit airport and there's a lot of aircraft Daisy the airplane with my picture on the side

Thank Michelle A
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