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Olympic Flight Museum

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Very Good for the size!

This is a very small museum when compared to it's cousin in Seattle. But do not be deceived, it is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Perry E
Bellingham, Washington
air show and museum

interesting place and knowledgeable staff..air show going on so it was a little different than... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a very small museum when compared to it's cousin in Seattle. But do not be deceived, it is very well done and all the aircraft have, as I understand it, combat history. The docents are very knowledgeable about the aircraft and there is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Perry E
Reviewed December 15, 2018

interesting place and knowledgeable staff..air show going on so it was a little different than usual but still enjoyable

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank hunblos
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Being an aviation lover, I wanted to check this museum out. It's a simple 1 hanger setup with a handful of aircraft on display. If you take your time you can spend an hour there. The cashier/staff will say they'll answer questions but all I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank David D
Reviewed May 27, 2018

This is a nicely done little museum. It is definitely a labor of love, and the attendant on duty the day we visited was extremely knowledgeable. There was an impressive amount of information on some exhibits, then virtually none on others, but boy could you...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Resamhor
Reviewed May 9, 2018

I am sure the museum is hopping every spring for the Air Show - but when the air show is not happening - there is not much going on. You can probably check everything out in less than an hour at this location.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Andrew B
Reviewed February 11, 2018

Reading these other reviews, I almost wonder if it is the same museum. Maybe they are transitioning the museum, and things are pretty slow in the winter, but we were disappointed. They have some great aircraft, and I'm impressed that many are flightworthy. I bet...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed October 7, 2017

Walk through history of flight in a huge Hangar. Watch an interesting film in the little theatre. Nice

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Grandmabls
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Really nice airshow, got to be up close with most of the aircraft, great MC covering the event, nice exhibits. Well stocked beer garden as well, and food trucks on the field.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank BryanT1667
Reviewed May 14, 2017

This is a really nice small aviation museum. They have some really cool aircraft and a lot of great historical items, many WWII. They have a large collection of scale models, and cases with interesting items. This is certainly worth a visit if you like...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Heather T
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Been awhile since we have visited the Flight Museum. Every year they sponsor the airshow that we enjoy watching since we live within 2 miles of the Olympia Airport.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Richard W
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Brittney J
August 11, 2018|
Response from Resamhor | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember exactly but it was very inexpensive when I was there a few months ago -- maybe $2 for kids and $4 for adults? Whatever it was I thought I misheard the man when I asked the cost. TBH I didn't love the museum... More