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This maybe nothing to some people but to Historians and Aviation buffs this statue... read more

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Not very much to see, but it is a talking point to say you've been to the place he took his first... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2017
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Airport Rd., Souther Field on Ga. 49, Americus, GA 31709-3546
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This maybe nothing to some people but to Historians and Aviation buffs this statue represents a Major Feat. Charles Lindbergh came here , bought a plane and then spent a week here teaching Himself how to Take Off and Land. He then left to start...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

It’s hard to find. It’s not that interesting. It’s just saying that Lindbergh came here once to test a plane. Nothing huge. Definitely worth skipping.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brooke W
Reviewed April 2, 2018

This is one of the best museums in the South. Has all of the wars depicted in the museum, not only the civil war but all that we as USA was involved in. A sad time in the lives of so many but a true...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

The airport used to be named after Lindbergh, but was changed to honor Carter. In addition to the state is a historical marker explaining Lindbergh's brief visit to South Georgia. He already knew how to fly and journeyed to Americus to buy a plane. He...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

Not very much to see, but it is a talking point to say you've been to the place he took his first flight!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

Who knew that Charles Lindbergh learned how to fly in little old Americus...monument out in the middle of nowhere but a great photo oop

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed August 6, 2017

Americus and Andersonville are full of historic sites, this being among them. For visitors who are interested in the history of flight it's a must.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Leslie S
Reviewed July 8, 2017

It's a part of Georgia history! It's a monument that you should see. Bring the family. Just absorb the memory of life in this small town. Charles Lindbergh made history again by completing the first solo airplane flight across the Atlantic Ocean.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank mskittyga
Reviewed June 4, 2017

Just outside of town in a small general aviation airport that has private planes and working crop dusting planes. Yes they still dust crops with planes in GA. You won't be here long but it is cool to learn another bit of American history. The...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Tom_PGR
Reviewed April 22, 2017

Seen it, been there! Not so much to see, but i felt the reat history. A little "behind the streets", but easy to find!

Date of experience: April 2017
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