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Pretty cool place to visit. We didn’t pay anything. The kids were able to run around. It was unique... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2018
empoweredva
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Aviation's glory days.

Great historical items and stories. They have put alot of money into it and when it gets fully... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2018
Kermit W
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Muldrow, OK
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542 County Road 2073, at Silver Wings Field, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-9630
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

Really liked getting into the cockpits of some of the planes, like the two seat F-105F/G fighter and learning about the navigator's T-29 trainer with all the radars and a real sextant. Good that it is not "all airplane" stuff as the little rail road...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

We really enjoyed this museum. The tour was very cool and very informative. It was great to hear these veterans talk about the items and you just felt even better about it because you could feel the love they had for everything they talked about....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Errol S, Manager at Aviation Cadet Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Joshua, We are all so happy that you enjoyed our efforts. We try to teach little known history in a lighthearted fun way. Thanks for your response.

Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

First, a great thank you to the gentlemen who took my husband and I on a tour in the pouring rain and spent their time giving us extra attention since we were the only two trudging out in the muddy wet weekend for this tour....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Errol S, Manager at Aviation Cadet Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Dear lady, Thank you for your praise and great perception into our inspiration for building this great attraction. May God bless you and yours.

Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Pretty cool place to visit. We didn’t pay anything. The kids were able to run around. It was unique that they kept these planes in good shape and for us to check them out. It’s deff worth it!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

My wife and I found this to be a great experience. The hands-on displays found here are unmatched by any I have seen anywhere else. We truly enjoyed our guide through the different buildings. He really seemed to enjoy what he did.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Genna M
Errol S, Manager at Aviation Cadet Museum, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2018

We are so happy that you are pleased with our efforts to honor the men who built the air arm of this nation. Errol

Reviewed March 26, 2018

Great historical items and stories. They have put alot of money into it and when it gets fully operational it will be fantastic.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kermit W
Errol S, President at Aviation Cadet Museum, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2018

Thanks for your kind words. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed September 24, 2017

Drove way out of town to see this place. The gates were locked. There were a couple of planes sitting out in a field. I didn't see much of anything else.More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Errol S, General Manager at Aviation Cadet Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

Well Johanna, if you didn't go inside any of the buildings how can you say what is or isn't there? If you had looked on our web site you would have found out that we only are open by appointment for tours three times a...More

Reviewed September 11, 2017

We found this place as we had to reroute do to a wreck on the road we were going to take into Missouri and it was going to be a while before the road would be cleared do to a death. We was amazed at...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sharon H
Errol S, Owner at Aviation Cadet Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2017

Sharon, Thanks for the notice. If you thought what you saw outside was amazing, wait till you see what is inside! Please check out our web site for complete information and reservations. Errol

Reviewed July 8, 2016

My husband and I toured this little place and we enjoyed it! Although it is not a huge museum, it is still interesting to see and to hear how the cadets trained and to see the planes that are here. If you are interested in...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed March 30, 2016

There are static displays of several well known aircraft on site. They have an American F105 Thunderchief and a Russian Mig from the Vietnam era as well as several other aircraft.More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Errol S, Manager at Aviation Cadet Museum, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2016

Thank you for your comment, however, we do not have a Russian Mig, we do have a Northrop F-5 from the Marine Corps Top Gun school. Did you take the tour or just look at the aircraft outside? There are many, many other items as...More

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