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Fantasy of Flight

1400 Broadway Blvd SE, Polk City, FL 33868-9109
+1 863-984-3500
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A MUST visit for any historic aviation enthusiast

Even although far less of the facility is on show than on my previous visit, I still thoroughly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Graham K
,
Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
via mobile
Not what it used to be but still great

Been here several times over the years, was told it was now only open on weekends and for special... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Joe K
,
Sarasota, Florida
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1400 Broadway Blvd SE, Polk City, FL 33868-9109
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even although far less of the facility is on show than on my previous visit, I still thoroughly enjoyed my visit. On account of there being fewer aircraft to be amazed at, it meant I paid far more attention to those that were. The staff...More

Thank Graham K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here several times over the years, was told it was now only open on weekends and for special events. It's scaled down a lot, doesn't have the great restaurant it used to have, and not as many restoration tours. But still a great deal...More

Thank Joe K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For those who visited Fantasy of Flight a few years ago, the current museum will be a little disappointing. The once huge selection is now 20+ WWI & WWII aircraft, some vintage cars, and some models. Despite this, a visit will still take up to...More

Thank Herbert L
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Visited on a Friday (check opening times as they vary a lot) . It is a really great place to see many WWI & WW2 aircraft, most of which are in flying condition in very bright and clean conditions. Nice gift shop area, plenty of...More

Thank Jenny P
Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

A lot of great looking planes. Did the tour and learned a lot about the plane from way back to the first world war. Hope to come back soon. Wayne from Maine.

Thank Wayne B
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

First time visitor. Great guided tour. Learning a lot and having the opportunity of flying around Polk City. Better than expected.

Thank Mari R
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

It was sad to see the gates were locked when we went to visit - we were told down the street that they only do events and personal openings now. We wee there several years ago and loved the old planes - hopefully maybe they...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

Disappointed that only a small hanger is now open. When we visited a few years ago it was a must for aircraft enthusiasts but no longer, a waste of fuel travelling there

Thank Jude M
Reviewed January 25, 2017

Kermit Weeks, founder of “Fantasy of Flight” (FOF), has such a hard job. He must decide which of these beautifully restored aircraft to fly on any particular day. My sarcasm aside, here’s an excerpt of his bio: “For Fantasy of Flight founder Kermit Weeks, the...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

This is a great place if you want to see some ww1 and ww2 planes. They have a couple older cars and some airplane cockpits you can sit in. Its not as big as it use to be because of a major remodel they're going...More

Thank jmbyr
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B P
Hi I'm very interested in visiting the Museum to see the Sunderland Flying Boat, when is the Museum open and can I see her fly ?? I'm in England Thank you CArole
September 21, 2015|
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Response from 426LindaH426 | Reviewed this property |
Due to remodel it is closed for the summer. It reopens on weekend schedule the end of November. The Sunderland is a large plane so I doubt it is in the limited museum. When we were last there, it was not. As far as we know... More
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