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Cavanaugh Flight Museum

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4572 Claire Chennault St, Addison Airport, Addison, TX 75001-5321
+1 972-380-8800
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Great display

Great display and history. If you like planes this is the stop. Every history of the plane is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lisa G
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Santa Rosa, California
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Great collection plus gallery

Many historical WW2 and Cold War airframes in gleaming condition. Nice collection of replica WWI... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
cgny1fwd
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Houston, Texas
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4572 Claire Chennault St, Addison Airport, Addison, TX 75001-5321
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+1 972-380-8800
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"flying condition"
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"gift shop"
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"vietnam era"
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"addison airport"
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"great collection"
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"military aircraft"
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"aviation history"
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"on display"
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"world war ii"
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"pristine condition"
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"offer rides"
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"car show"
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"answer any questions"
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"couple of hours"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great display and history. If you like planes this is the stop. Every history of the plane is located near a placard in the museum along with photos and memorabilia. This gives the displays a more personal touch. They also have a room with art...More

Thank Lisa G
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Many historical WW2 and Cold War airframes in gleaming condition. Nice collection of replica WWI aircraft as well. The MIGs are a treat. There is a nice collection of piston engines some of which are very rare. Impressive Pratt & Whitney Wasp on display that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My 94 year old Dad, a WWII Veteran, my Mom, my brother and I had an excellent tour of this very interesting museum on Memorial Day. Our tour guide was David Serpas and he was outstanding. He told us about each airplane, helicopter and other...More

Thank Mike F
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like planes, WW2 memorabilia, space, choppers, and of course airplanes, then this is a good place to go. Plan to to take your time and give yourself at least 4 hours. If crowded you may have to wait to get a good look...More

Thank Droxy Y
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this museum with family, great exhibition, some of the planes outside need some paint, overall a great experience.

Thank Mkotch
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

Tucked away at Addison airfield just to the north of Dallas is the Cavanaugh Flight Museum. On a business visit from India to the Dallas and FW area, I visited the museum with a friend who stays next to Addison but had never been there....More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Great time walking through the inside/outside display of both commercial and military aircraft! Weather was great and loved walking outside to visit the different hangers where aircraft and other military items were on display. Always love seeing a restored F4 Phantom, plus the display of...More

Thank sdebnam
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

If you're an aviation buff, you'll enjoy seeing the Cavanaugh's collection of aircraft and more. Most of them are still in flying condition and you can, if desired, get a ride in one. The museum is located north of Dallas, in Addison (by the way,...More

Thank Donald G
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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Our four young grandsons, who, to put it mildly, are extreme aviation enthusiasts and have visited Cavanaugh with their parents several times, have raved about Cavanaugh. So we were excited to take the four of them to Cavanaugh and experience it ourselves. They were so...More

Thank Kathy P
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

I happened to be the only one at the museum the day I went so I don't thing crowds are a problem. They had a good mixture of war planes from different eras. Make sure that you check out the gallery of art work on...More

Thank mjbinkc
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Rayfield J
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Admission was $10.00 each. You can get details on their website.
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