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Air Force Museum

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Address: Sohra Road, Shillong, India

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Very nicely maintained and organised. Strongly recommended for kids as it really enhances their knowledge as everything there is mentioned very minutely.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
ReetaKarki
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Gurgaon, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Its on the way to elephanta falls..Its a well maintained property with more old redundant birds and more of theoretical knowledge . This could be more creative to attract esp children..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here after being recommended to come by the nearby cafe we stopped at for dinner the previous night. The history and sacrifice really makes you feel proud of the country.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nicely maintained and organised. Strongly recommended for kids as it really enhances their knowledge as everything there is mentioned very minutely.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

A great museum with great displays. The kids were thrilled. Educative. Arouses curiosity and AWE. Must see.

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Bongaigaon, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We heard a lot good about this we went there but only to understand it is stopped for access of public.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

This is located just outside the Shillong City, just after the airport. People visit the place on the way to Elephant falls. This museum is free of charge, however, always keep Govt. Identity card handy. Museum has huge collection of pictures depicting different era like its first activity in fields, 1971 Bangladesh war, activities, aircraft, as well as personnel. It... More 

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delhi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

This museum instills patriotism and pride in you once you are at this place. Beautifully displayed old aircrafts and guns. You can get your pic clicked with aircrafts and inside cockpit. A excellent place and beautifully demonstrated by IAF. Go through the history of Brave Pilots, very inspiring. Located at the entrance of Eastern Air Command of IAF entrance gate... More 

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Moga, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

A very good place and very good demonstration by IAF. Instills patriotism and pride in you. Also gives a peek into cultures of North East.

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Meghalaya, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

Beautiful museum showcasing model of aircraft, helicopters, history of brave pilots of our IAF, very inspiring. Located at entrance of HQ Eastern Air Command, approx 10 km from Police Bazar on Cherrapunji ROad. It is just 1.5 km before Elephant Falls road, located on left. The entry is free, there is a small souvenir shop, you can pick-up lovey IAF... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

An excellently maintained museum which had numerous tales to tell. The pain the armed forces take to make our days peaceful is worth many salutes.......

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