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Great place for some Knowledge

Awesome place to visit in Shillong, if you like planes and specifically fighter jets you will be... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Anuj M
Air Force Museum - A great place to get knowledge about Indian Air Force

Air Force Museum, Shillong is a nice place to gain knowledge about Indian Air Force. The museum has... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
Arghya D
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Siliguri, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago

the place is loaded with historical anecdotes and pictures. if you have the time, this is right on the way to Mawlynnong.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bluskydream
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Awesome place to visit in Shillong, if you like planes and specifically fighter jets you will be thrilled to visit the place, real old school setup to get you going on your ride plus you learn so much about the Air force its a must...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Anuj M
Reviewed August 21, 2018

A must visit for everyone whoever wanted to be a pilot. All the old flying birds, missiles, bombs, etc kept in a very informative way.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank parthakundu
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Air Force Museum, Shillong is a nice place to gain knowledge about Indian Air Force. The museum has pictures of Indo-China War and Indo-Pakistan War. It displays photographs of the Chiefs of the Indian Air force, the badges they wear for different ranks, medals etc....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Arghya D
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

A huge collection of phographs of all three forces of India and collection of Fighter Planes. Everybody should visit the museum to know our Force better.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank chetiasanjeev
Reviewed July 18, 2018

One whos interested in knowing the history do visit the place, It gives a full overview of the Indian air force the command HQ the designations and chart and display of the people who have been the Air marshal so far . About the Easter...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank anirudh v
Reviewed July 4, 2018

A worth visiting place in Shillong. Gives a good overview of the Indian Airforce and its might. Best part is the souvenir shop which sells good memoirs of Shillong and of Indian Airforce.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank VikranthVasireddy
Reviewed June 21, 2018

While in Shillong one should not miss to visit one of the most deserving place"The Air Force Museum". This is the place where one can have the basic knowledge about the Air force/Their Officers(Designation wise)/ Their Dress Code/ Arilieries/ and the best part is getting...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pradeep Kumar M
Reviewed June 19, 2018

My son wanted to see fighter airplanes so we took him to the Airforce Museum inside the Eastern Air Command. Entry to the museum premises is free. However, to see the exhibits kept inside a small complex you need to pay 20/-. This is not...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AnuA93
Reviewed June 11, 2018

Dont troll me as i love my country but this place really can be better. Have been to better museums in the country and abroad about such stuff. Its too small. But i really do appreciate the effort. I like the fact that they have...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Paramita D
February 12, 2017|
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Response from ank011 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Paramita, Yes this is open on Monday. There is no entrance or camera fee. However, you need to submit Govt. ID proof while entering.
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bevan77777
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Driver for 2 days (4 Replies)
I am looking for a driver for 2 days in August. Can anybody tell me how much this should cost? On August 16 to pick me up from my Hotel in Bangkok go to Air force museum by Don Muang, Drive to Suphanbari and then the Great Buddha before dropping me back to my hotel. On August 17 pick me up from hotel in bangkok at 10am, drive me to jesada technikmuseum, then to the HTMS Maeklong at Chulachomklao Fort and then to the airport to arrive at around 5pm. Feel free to PM me with a price ...More
July 14, 2017|
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Thanks. I was looking for a local as hotels tend to rip you off.
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Singapore Air Force Museum (7 Replies)
Hi, Apart from photography,I'm a lot into military aviation.Does the Singapore air force museum worth a visit? Thanks
July 18, 2010|
Response fromDae89|
Well since you love military aviation, you can visit it as part of your sightseeing in Singapore, the good news is the admission is free of charge;) Do note that the fighter plane, photo they display inside is very old model. (Singapore is not America, we dont have the best war machine so...you might have seen it elsewhere on other country in their history museum...) gets very bore for me as its kinda lifeless...basically they never update anything...which is why the free admission I...More
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10 Aug’17 At night departure Dhaka for Sylhet by Green Line (Overnight journey). Morning arrival Sylhet bus counter, after breakfast Go to Tamabil / Dawki border. 11Aug’17 Start for Shillong, arrival Shillong at 01.30 PM, Go to hotel, after lunch, go for sightseeing in short distance place, overnight stay at hotel in Shillong. 12 Aug’17 After breakfast at 8.30 AM start for sight seeing at Shillong [Shilong Pick, Air force Museum, Elephant falls, Omium Lake, Catholic Church, Lady Haidari...More
July 27, 2017|
Response fromKarma737101|
Itinerary can be tweaked a bit to include additional spots & in a more relaxed manner. But if this is how you want it.. it is comfortably doable as well. Hotels should cost 2.5-3k for twin sharing, Transport depends on vehicle type. Within 2.5 - 4.5k is your play area.August sees a lot of tourists, so book in advance.