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I visited several Plane museums in the past. Needless to say , this is one of my favorite museum... read more

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I visited years ago, though I understand that it is more interesting now. You are given histories... read more

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Be amazed at one of the world's largest aircraft collections: including 3 hangars of World War II planes, supersonic spyplanes, the world's smallest bi-plane, plus many other unique private, military and commercial air & spacecraft documenting the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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6000 E Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ 85756-9403
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Reviewed today via mobile

I visited several Plane museums in the past. Needless to say , this is one of my favorite museum. It is located close to Tuscan. It had several hangers and plans from world wars and Vietnam war. They have several tours that provide historical background...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Khondker_Islam
Reviewed yesterday

I visited years ago, though I understand that it is more interesting now. You are given histories of various airplanes, including Air Force One airplane for President Kennedy and many that served in combat. A Tram takes you on the tour with a guide. It...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a truly outstanding historical aircraft museum with over 350 aircraft and many other artefacts and items of interest related to aviation and Space. Third largest aviation museum in the USA but totally privately funded! A huge range of aircraft types on display and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Michael L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Read about this place & decided to visit and it was worth the drive. The volunteers were all very cheerful & helpful. Highly recommend spending the extra $6 for the tram ride; so much information provided.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Martha T
Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent almost a full day here and didn't get to everything. We did the outdoor tram tour, which was very interesting, and helpful in terms of knowing what was where. Wonderful exhibits. We tried to get advanced tickets for the boneyard tour but it...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank B4603CWjaneh
Reviewed 3 days ago

I easily spent an hour wandering the grounds and the indoor displays. There is a stunning variety of aircraft ranging from B-52 Stratofortress bombers to Freedom One.Do not miss the engaging indoor displays including classic stewardess uniforms and WWII bomber nose art.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank wellletmetellyou
Reviewed 4 days ago

I am so glad we got the chance to experience this amazing Museum. There is so much history and the staff are amazing. I definitely recommend visiting this place.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GCL97
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wright Brothers to SR-71 Blackbird to Boeing 787 Dreamliner and many other aircraft in between! It’s suitable for all ages.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ChHaAz
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lots of planes and very educated volunteers. This museum has no federal funding, so your tickets and donations (along with volunteers) keep it going. Its informative and my young kids enjoyed the tram ride. My husband liked the war, passenger and cargo planes while I'm...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank kuhn486
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you have any interest in aviation, you will love a day at this museum. There is a huge collection of both military and non-military aircraft on display in several hangars and outside on the grounds. I would suggest a tram tour of the grounds...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Kathy S
April 11, 2019|
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Response from MNDoodles | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Aircraft are located inside, among several hangars and also outside, where you can walk around on your own or take a narrated tram ride or both. We first enjoyed the narrated tram ride with an aviation expert... More
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65danillet
March 28, 2019|
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Response from 1starpilot | Reviewed this property |
Dear Friend, the boneyard is a located on a airforce base . the tram ,after you are cleard at the main gate, is the only access point I am aware of.
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robertcR7436KX
January 29, 2019|
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Response from 613JFCLucky | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Next door at the Arizona National Guard Armory it's west of the main entrance same side of the street. I parked there at the Armory in an 18. PLEASE DO NOT ATTEMPT TO ENTER THE MAIN GATE PULLING A BOX OR REEFER... More
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