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American Airpower Museum

Open Now: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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always a pleasure ! a great visit!

the folks are always helpful to share their knowledge! The planes are awesome! Great place to... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2019
Dreamer597579
For those who love aviation history - The place where the Republic aircraft was born.

The AAM is located at the airfield where the Republic aircraft was born. If you love to see those... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2019
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The American Airpower Museum is Non-Profit 501C3 Aviation Museum and State Chartered Educational Foundation. A unique Museum where most of the historic Aircraft are operational and fly regularly during the spring and summer months. The Museum is...more
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1230 New Hwy, Hangar 3, Farmingdale, NY 11735-1546
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+1 631-293-6398
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Reviewed September 6, 2019

I am a history buff, especially about WWII. In general, the museum has a lot to offer. The clearly work hard to keep the planes and displays in good shape. The one thing I recommended to them via an email after my last visit was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed September 2, 2019

the folks are always helpful to share their knowledge! The planes are awesome! Great place to learn on LI aviation history!

Date of experience: May 2019
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Flyingcane, Public Relations Manager at American Airpower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2019

Thanks for taking the time to review the museum and your visit! We are so happy you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed July 2, 2019

The AAM is located at the airfield where the Republic aircraft was born. If you love to see those aircraft from WWII like the P-47 Thunderbolt and P-51 Mustang fighters, the more recent A-10 Thunderbolt used at Desert Storm and even have the experience with...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 25, 2019 via mobile

Had so time to kill some day and walked on over to the Is museum. Kinda decent out side displays, upon e teeing the main building, chocked full of merchandise ..... all pretty good stuff. Once in side, made my way around and only inside...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 19, 2019

Okay I might be a LITTLE biased, since, I am the bride :) ... HOWEVER... I am still on cloud nine from our wedding. The American Airpower Museum was an absolutely PERFECT venue. Everything was so so wonderful. Larry is fantastic to work with and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

Visited twice in May with my 11 year old son and we both loved it. On our first visit we got a guided tour from a local volunteer. It lasted about 1.5 hours and we really got a great flavor for the collection - which...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

Best experience ever! The flight was great and the military crew were fabulous. Explained everything and really took you back in time. Everyone should experience this flight. I loved it!! And they take pictures with you. Betty McGovern 🙂More

Date of experience: May 2019
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S C, Public Relations Manager at American Airpower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2019

Thanks so much for taking part in our C-47 D-Day Experience. It is something we created many years ago and still have a unique living history experience you can't find elsewhere. We are so glad you enjoyed your day with us and of course the...More

Reviewed May 3, 2019

My grandson loved the interactive displays and listened intently to our guide who was enthusiastic in his lecturing. Our family has history in aviation on Long Island involving military and employment at Republic and Grumman. Now and as he gets older, this is a place...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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S C, Public Relations Manager at American Airpower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2019

Thanks so much for taking the time to review The American Airpower Museum. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit with us. We are the only museum on the grounds of what once was one of Long Islands great Aircraft Manufacturing Giants...More

Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

Checked the website that said they would be open on Wednesdays. When we drove out there we found out that they are closed. Others were showing up as well only to find locked doors. Might be a great museum but we’ll never know. You would...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank JoseLesh
S C, Public Relations Manager at American Airpower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2019

Dear visitor, First off, we apologize for any inconvenience. We were closed for a month and just re-opened on 17 April. We would like to know when you visited and at what time? We were open this past Wednesday and not sure why it appeared...More

Reviewed April 23, 2019

This is a great place to see some of the old WWII and Korean war aircraft that actually fly. Some actually built in the very hanger that the museum is located. There is also a display of WW2 and Korean war military equipment. Take a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Nellie M
July 6, 2019|
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Response from UncleMex75 | Reviewed this property |
Agreed. You should have no issues entering the museum with a wheelchair. There are a few exhibits that not be accessible but your dad should be able to see most of the collection without issue.
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June 27, 2019|
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Response from Retired120 | Reviewed this property |
General admission is $12 for adults. $10 for seniors, $7 for Children ages 5-10, and Free for children under 4. If you live on Long Island, check with your local library because many of them have free day passes if you have... More
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Pathfinder196840
June 27, 2019|
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Response from Flyingcane | Property representative |
The Museum is Open Wednesday-Sunday during the summer and the summer hours are posted as 1030am-5pm for daily operations. Special Event hours may differ and those are posted on our web site.
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