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Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Intensley moving. Especially for one who does not understand the concept of war. What a great... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
valerie p
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A great collection of War Birds..from WW1, WW2 , Korea...present. Many WW2 war birds...NAVY... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CaptRibs
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9280 Airport Rd, Mount Hope, Hamilton, Ontario L0R 1W0, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Intensley moving. Especially for one who does not understand the concept of war. What a great travesty of humanity but necessary at the time. An experience that I will never forget and hopefully will always appreciate. Thank you Papa.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank valerie p
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great collection of War Birds..from WW1, WW2 , Korea...present. Many WW2 war birds...NAVY fighters & Torpedo bombers ( Corsair & TBM , Dauntless) to battle of Britain Hurricanes & Spitfires. B-26, B-25 & the mighty Lancaster.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank CaptRibs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my wife and grandson to the War Plane Muesum for a few hours and had a blast. Interesting planes and you really don’t get the true size of them until you see them in person. Loved it so much bought a year membership so...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My father was a WWII tail-gunner who had been shot down over France in '43 and spent 2 years as a POW. This museum brought to life all that he would have experienced and then some. It put a realty to all that we could...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mckindly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting! So much to see here. Informative museum, huge hangar...the Lancaster was the star of the show On-site restaurant. Nice outdoor upper deck...we were fortunate enough to watch a few vintage planes taxi and take off Well stocked souvenir shop, reasonably priced. A few...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Phenomenal experience...great history lesson...but with the actual huge planes in front of you...and wonderful volunteers to tell you actual stories. Plus it brings to life how brave these young men were and the sacrifice they made so we could live in freedom.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Auchkie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a great place to experience aviation and learn about the different airplanes. The volunteers are very knowledgeable about the planes and stories behind them. There is a store and snack bar. Great for an afternoon out with the family. You can also hold...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lynne W
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Took my father-in-law (who was in the Air Force during WWII) to view the planes, especially the Lancaster. Staff were exceptional and made us feel very special.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Q1847QOwilliame
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This is a must see. The displays and the planes are in excellent condition.If you know that you are going there go on line a see if you are interested in a plane ride. Its expensive but it could also be a bucket list thing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank evagranger1
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Had some slack time on a trip where the traffic on the 402/401 was good so I stopped off for a quick visit. When I pulled into the parking lot I was greeted by a traffic control person. Never seen it that busy in parking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Scott H
March 12, 2018|
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Response from bfreelizzy | Reviewed this property |
It’s more about their height and ability to manage the controls. Age isn’t a criteria. To be able to see properly, I’d say 4’8” and up. And probably around the ages of 6+ can follow the controls
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February 15, 2017|
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Response from 2elderberrys | Reviewed this property |
There is a Buzz Beurling stature at the Warplane Museum. He was, indeed, one of the best pilots that Canada produced during WW2. He had the keen ability to track and then shoot enemy aircraft using a very old technique... More
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Mike O
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