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Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum

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Local favorite history of Lowry and great collection of aircraft

This is one of my personal favorite places to visit. The staff is always so helpful, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chuckie35
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Denver, Colorado
Enjoyable

As others have noted, this is a smaller museum as compared to other popular sites, but the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jay C
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North Carolina
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Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum is Colorado's Official Air & Space Museum. Founded in 1994 and housed at the former Lowry Air Force Base in Denver, Wings is dedicated to inspiring, educating and entertaining the public about aviation and...more
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7711 E Academy Blvd, Denver, CO 80230-6929
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It was fun when my son was about 5, he loved it. Now, at 13, he was like "this is ok." So, not much in terms of interactive experiences and a little pricey considering you can get through the entire museum in less than an...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of my personal favorite places to visit. The staff is always so helpful, and welcoming. The exhibits are so detailed and informative with a great display of aircraft. If you love military aircraft this is a great way to see up close....More

Thank Chuckie35
Reviewed 1 week ago

As others have noted, this is a smaller museum as compared to other popular sites, but the quality/variety offered here still make this a fun, worthwhile stop. The information presented for most aircraft is detailed and accurate, as are the many other non-aircraft displays. A...More

Thank Jay C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was rather impressed by the exhibition, very interesting planes close and personal The armament exhibition was unique, had never seen the real bombs , both conventional and atomic ( scary) A bit disappointed that the theater introductory move was out of order and they did...More

Thank Ikemx
Reviewed 1 week ago

i took my son here as I am a long time pilot and I wanted him to see the history of military aviation as he has flown with me in everything from J-2 to a Lear Jet. the museum presents the exhibits well. The feature...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had some free time so I decided to to visit the Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum. It was fairly easy to find the museum since there is a B 52 (BUFF) mounted in front of the museum. The museum is relatively...More

Thank vir94545
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Wings Over the Rockies today, 3 Sept 2018. Was somewhat disappointed. The place was well lit, and each exhibit had a small placard stating that this aircraft is... At no time during my hour and a half did I see anyone to ask...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a bad museum. Don't expect anything like the Air and Space museum in DC or the museum at Wrights Patterson Air Force Base in OH. They did have some cool planes. My only dislike is that they had a wall for WWII pilots and...More

Thank Lorme J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traveled with a war veteran and a child...both were enthralled with the large collection of historic aircraft...well displayed and maintained. Visit can be one in less than two hours,

Thank 19diane68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start by saying being a Navy pilot for the last 25+ years has caused me to visit dozens of these type aviation museums across the nation. This one is worth your time as the displays are some of the best in regards to...More

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SMS303
July 7, 2018|
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Response from SueLovesTheBeach | Reviewed this property |
It is all inside the hanger, but it wasn't hot when we were there so I don't know for sure. I think it would be difficult to cool the large open space in the hanger, but they do have wedding receptions and parties there so... More
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Frog57252
June 24, 2018|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
An hour and a half. Be sure to read the info on the statues from WWII. It is about personalities of soldiers...so moving ?
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xtc663
August 21, 2016|
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Response from Wings M | Property representative |
Hi xtc663, We have a B-1A Bomber, not a B-1B bomber. Only the B-1B Bombers were ever in service. The model A aircraft were used as test machines. Thank you very much for your visit to the Museum! We hope you had a great... More
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