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Virginia Aviation Museum - CLOSED

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"Go Down in Flames"

A great place that is no more. I wish I had gone more often. I hear stories of rebirth or other... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2016
Hampton, Virginia
Unfortunately Permanently Closed

The children have always enjoyed getting close up to the old planes and touring the exhibits... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2016
North Potomac, Maryland
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  • Average6%
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Nov 12, 2016
“"Go Down in Flames"”
Sep 12, 2016
“Unfortunately Permanently Closed”
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5701 Huntsman Rd, Richmond International Airport, Richmond, VA 23250-2416
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Reviewed November 12, 2016

A great place that is no more. I wish I had gone more often. I hear stories of rebirth or other ways to preserve the most important exhibits.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank GrandpaGene
Reviewed September 12, 2016

The children have always enjoyed getting close up to the old planes and touring the exhibits. Unfortunately, it closed July 1, 2016. we do hope it will reopen. We really enjoyed the lectures, the childrens room, and Thursday night Jazz.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Rtwodogs
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

I visited this museum numerous times over the last 11 years of living in the Richmond area, including attending aviation safety lectures there. The museum, though small, was a real treasure and each visit usually afforded an opportunity to meet someone who would share some...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 414brigittec
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Great place to spend time; lots of exhibits, food, jazz on Thursdays, children's room and art room. Rich,ond os lucky tyou have this museum.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank svbmgb48
Reviewed June 30, 2016

Having been at its current location since 1987, the Virginia Aviation Museum closed its doors there on July 1, 2016. They hope to reopen, but, at this time, a new location has not yet been determined. On display at the Museum are a large number...More

Date of experience: June 2016
6  Thank urbanguy
Reviewed June 27, 2016

went to the museum this past Saturday. It closes this week. Lots of old aircraft and very interesting. It's hard to go up against the Smithsonian in NOVA. But it was good for local kids to see the aircraft

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Fran M
Reviewed June 24, 2016

Went for FREE since the museum will close June 30, 2016. Parking was good and not crowded. Weather was nice.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank liheap
Reviewed June 11, 2016

Kids and adults interested in aviation will enjoy this little museum. It's very easily accessed when you turn into the Richmond Airport. There is a small entrance fee, if I recall correctly was about $5 to $6 per person., but well worth it and a...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Sandy15650
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

My three year old son and I had a "boys day" and visited this museum. The computer was down when we arrived and I ultimately did not have to pay for admission. However, the admission price is worth it. They had two jets outside, which...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank kandkwed
Reviewed April 22, 2016

Searching for things to do on a Saturday in Richmond and came across this on TA. I'm always up for airplanes. Located right next to the airport you can't miss the fighter jet in the front yard. For a very reasonable entry fee you get...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Curtis S
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