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Gimli Glider Museum

119b 1st Avenue | Lakeview Resort and Conference Centre, Gimli, Manitoba, Canada
+1 204-642-5577
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Know the History, had to go see it

The history of the Gimli Glider is very familiar to me, as I lived in the area, spent lots of time... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Micheal W
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Winnipeg
A Wonderful Surprise

The storefront of this little museum, in a modern building next to a clothing/gift store, is... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2017
Shelley S
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Winnipeg, Canada
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“landing” (3 reviews)
“incident” (2 reviews)
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119b 1st Avenue | Lakeview Resort and Conference Centre, Gimli, Manitoba, Canada
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+1 204-642-5577
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

The history of the Gimli Glider is very familiar to me, as I lived in the area, spent lots of time in Gimli, and know some of the people who witnessed this event. While attending a Car Show in Gimli (Cruising Gimli Beach) I really...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2017

The storefront of this little museum, in a modern building next to a clothing/gift store, is unprepossessing. Don't let it fool you! The film about the "Gimli Glider," Canada's answer to the "Miracle on the Hudson" (only 26 years before), is excellent! Air Canada Flight...More

1  Thank Shelley S
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

Such a specialised museum in a small town deserves support--- and this one earns it!! The very rare event--- a modern jet running out of Jet fuel and then landing in Gimli's "airport"... is very well documented!! Do yourself a favour and pay the museum...More

1  Thank Mark D
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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

This is a nice little museum that tells the story of the Gimli Glider, a Boeing 767 that ran out of fuel and glided to Gimli to a successful landing. The museum has several artifacts from the plane, a flight simulator that visitors can try...More

5  Thank mrpetsaver
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