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Comox Air Force Museum

19 Wing Comox | Lazo, British Columbia V0R 2K0, Canada
+1 250-339-8162
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Wonderful piece of Air Force history

Photos, memorabilia and stories that tell the history of the Air Force on the island. This museum... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2016
duchess50
A first class museum

If you are the least bit curious about the history of the RCAF (with some coverage of naval... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2016
Dave2011
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19 Wing Comox | Lazo, British Columbia V0R 2K0, Canada
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Reviewed August 7, 2016

Photos, memorabilia and stories that tell the history of the Air Force on the island. This museum run by very knowledgable volunteers is worth a visit for all ages. There is a lot of information on the actions taken by the military regarding the possible...More

Thank duchess50
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

If you are the least bit curious about the history of the RCAF (with some coverage of naval aviation) in British Columbia, don't wait: Visit the Comox Air Force Museum. I was expecting a good museum and found an excellent one! The exhibits are absolutely...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2016

The museum is run by volunteers who know the history inside out and make your visit experience more informative. There is a huge amount on display but arranged so as not to be cluttered. The Air Forces do their job often out of site so...More

Thank AlfieHall
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

My brother told me about this museum years ago when he stopped by and visited. I had a sudden opportunity to visit the area this past weekend on an impromptu trip to Parksville/ Qualicum Beach. Me and my friend arrived around 3pm (they close at...More

Thank Brad S
Reviewed June 12, 2016

Very interesting and well presented museum. Loads of fascinating information on flying from the first world war onwards. The staff were friendly and always ready to answer any questions. We stayed for almost two hours and then visited the outdoor exhibition which is worth seeing...More

Thank Carl B
Reviewed March 14, 2016

i lagged behond the rest of my group trying to take in all the information! We spent a couple hours reading the history and present uses of the museum/airport and there was so much history, both local and global laid out to learn about. The...More

Thank brownak42
Reviewed October 18, 2015

Arriving at 3.30PM (it closes at 4.00PM) didn’t allow us to do the museum justice. Entrance is by donation. The museum is split into two parts. The internal museum (which we didn’t go around) and the external part which houses aircraft in the open The...More

Thank A380ManchesterUK
Reviewed October 11, 2015

I am a history buff so of course I find most museums pretty interesting. This one was no exception. Friendly volunteers, some who are airforce vets, clean bathrooms and a very interesting display area covering both world wars and the more recent non combat flying....More

Thank Arcosdad
Reviewed October 4, 2015

This museum is filled with history via displays of photos and models of the air planes flown by Canadians in WW2. There is an extensive library and a flight simulator. Uniforms of the time are displayed on models of Air Force personnel plus nurses. For...More

Thank Gail P
Reviewed September 9, 2015

It is small but there are lots of interesting things to see. The volunteers are great and tell interesting stories. It is worth seeing.

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