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Alberta Aviation Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Spent a few hours there with family and the grandkids. They thoroughly enjoyed it. Friendly staff... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
Edmonton, Canada
Flight history in Edmonton

Many partially restored and restored aircraft , very interesting and educational , many pictures... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2018
Edmonton, 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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All reviews restoration area bush planes great displays restored aircraft jet fighters a true hidden gem canadian armed forces a small gift shop interesting exhibits early years few hours couple of hours edmonton area once a year great place to visit all ages hanger
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Spent a few hours there with family and the grandkids. They thoroughly enjoyed it. Friendly staff and interesting exhibits.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jeslor
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Many partially restored and restored aircraft , very interesting and educational , many pictures and informative tour guides .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kal95
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Spent precious time with relatives we don’t see very often, reminiscing over our historical connections.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sylviar2410
Reviewed September 23, 2018

This is a great museum for a family visit. We come here a few times a year. I am happy to note that they have renovated their displays a fair amount since my last visit. The displays are well supported by informative and well-written panels....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Slade L
Reviewed September 21, 2018

This is a real gem in the history of Edmonton. The facility is excellent and the aircraft indoors are expertly displayed. They have been meticulously rehabilitated and are close enough to be thoroughly appreciated. The staff is incredibly involved and I was given a nice,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jackfrost0904
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

The museum is slightly smaller than expected and the outside display of 4-5 aircraft feels a little neglected but other than that it’s an excellent array of aircraft of all ages with some great focus on Canada’s bush pilots and military. It’s also great to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank peter_farmer
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Visited here and was an unexpected surprise. Had a personal guide take us on a tour of the facility. The volunteers shared great information. A true hidden gem!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Silverspirit72
Reviewed July 24, 2018

I caught the train from downtown Edmonton to a station not far away and walked to the museum. A friendly guide showed me around, and then I took some time to read all the captions and graphic displays. The Mosquito and B-25 Mitchell bombers were...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank peterjc163
Reviewed July 19, 2018

What a find! all ages will appreciate a 90 minute visit to the aviation museum. Great displays, information , and historical reference provided. Take a side trip here-you will not be disappointed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank penny or steve W
Reviewed June 27, 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
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