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Silent Wings Museum

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6202 N I-27, Lubbock, TX 79403
+1 806-775-3049
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Amazing History of the WW II Glider Pilots !

The Silent Wings Museum in Lubbock, Texas is a must see. I was not familiar with the WW II Military... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wbloedorn
Another part of a wondertrip

I was going to wait in the car while my husband went through this museum but he came out and got me... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sheila D
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Bradford, New Hampshire
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This museum tells the story of gliders that were used during World War II.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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6202 N I-27, Lubbock, TX 79403
This attraction is at Lubbock Intl Airport
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Silent Wings Museum in Lubbock, Texas is a must see. I was not familiar with the WW II Military Glider Pilots and all they did during the war.The museum offers a wonderful documentation in pictures and video of the glider program, as well as...More

Thank Wbloedorn
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was going to wait in the car while my husband went through this museum but he came out and got me because he said there were many things I would like to see AND he was right!

Thank Sheila D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have a son who loves planes, like I do then this is your place. My son is three-years-old and loved this museum. It's a nice gem I found from living in Lubbock. Students can get a discount and the gift shop has tons...More

Thank JCKrystal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ever heard of the gliders and their assistance in WWII? That story is told at the museum where all of the pilots trained for them. An amazing story with actual pieces of equipment, gliders, guns, and even a jeep that was carried in a one...More

Thank Gerald G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent the afternoon here because it was half price if you went to the buddy holly center. It is 10x better than the buddy center. A lot of great WW2 artifacts, actually have one of the fully restored glider and a massive window you can...More

1  Thank wick1979
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

We had driven by many times & never stopped...I can't believe the amount of history we had missed all these years. My son & I enjoyed all the exhibits & the short history movie. Some of the exhibits are interactive & very interesting. We learned...More

Thank 806Poke
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

We attended a wine festival here and it was absolutely the perfect place. It had a great combination of outdoor space and indoor space. I believe if you are in Lubbock you should stop by the Silent Wings Museum. I think it's a place the...More

Thank teresafrancolbk
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Really interesting Museum on the Airport. I was born in the UK during the war and know a lot about it but totally ignorant of the role of gliders and the major contributoion they made, it was very humbling how brave the pilots were and...More

Thank EdithWales
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Very nice display of plans and history. Great thing to do on a hot or rainy day...Wont take to long but worth a stop by

Thank RafterGRanch
Reviewed May 4, 2017

Introductory movie was a little 'echo-y' which made parts of it hard to understand. Interesting to hear the story & see a glider. Didn't spend a lot of time here.

Thank WeL0veTravel
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$5 adults, $3 seniors, $2 7-17, 6-under free, active military-free
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