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came here with a group of people and thoroughly enjoyed the visit. the volunteer that we spoke to... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
Victoria, Canada
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A small and quaint museum run by volunteers. The guy that was running the gift shop were very... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2018
Salmon Arm, Canada
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Come enjoy a trip back in time with the whole family, with over 20 aircraft on display in Sidney, at The BC Aviation Museum! Where learning and fun meet! Memorable visitor experiences include: • Sit in the cockpit of a warplane. • Discover the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1910 Norseman Rd, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 5V5, Canada
This attraction is at Victoria Intl Airport
+1 250-655-3300
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

came here with a group of people and thoroughly enjoyed the visit. the volunteer that we spoke to was knowledgeable and pleasant.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KitRaetsen
Reviewed November 3, 2018

A small and quaint museum run by volunteers. The guy that was running the gift shop were very interesting to talk to. Our Grandchildren had a great experience due to hands-on experiences. Our guide was very informative and was able to answer every question we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 720sherril
Reviewed October 25, 2018

These smaller museums are really challenging - very hard for them to survive these days and to offer an interesting and relevant collection for their visitors. The BC Aviation Museum offers a fairly small collection but what they have is well presented and represents civil...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Logan H
Reviewed October 5, 2018

This aviation museum grows every time I visit. The variety and quality of the restoration is excellent and the people are friendly and knowledgeable. The last time I came the BC Aviation Museum had just became the new home of the BC Aviation Hall of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BCRedBoots
Reviewed July 19, 2018

We toured the aviation museum as a group of six, with ages ranging from 2 to 71! Having enjoyed air museums in many countries*, I hadn't expected to find the range of aeroplanes, such a high quality of restoration, or such interesting, well-informed guides. It's...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 15, 2018

A small and quaint museum. The guys that were running the gift shop were very interesting to talk to. Larry took us round the planes in the museum and he had lots of tidbits of information. My husband is the real enthusiast so he had...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ilovetouring
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

This was really cool. I did not think I'd be so interested in planes but I really enjoyed this museum. I was there with a group of my pathfinder friends and I think everyone had a good time I know I did.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Charlene L
Reviewed July 8, 2018

A quaint little museum. Larry was an awesome tour guide, as he kept me intrigued by little tidbits of information around aviation. Although aviation is not my particular cup of tea, he did tell me that there was always the possibility of aviation careers after...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Julia M
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Larry was an amazing head tour guide! He was extremely passionate about aviation (history, careers, airports, policies, etc..) and his knowledge about this topic was extensive. He kept us intrigued and engaged. Our group loved the tour and the planes. We would love to come...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank FlirtyGertie123
Reviewed June 24, 2018

A great little aviation museum. Amazingly all run by volunteers, The tour guides are very knowledgeable and only too happy to answer your questions. The displays get bigger and better every time we visit. For aviation buffs it is a treasure and for everyone else...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ron B
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Response from jcrev2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but I can't remember what it was, and it is not on their website. You can call 250-655-3300 during daytime hours to find out.
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Response from celticmorning2 | Reviewed this property |
Open from 10:00 to 4:00 during the day thru Sept. 30th. You would have to keep an eye on him. We were with a group of 4 people so small group setting. I think he would enjoy it for sure. It is not overwhelming like some... More