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Pima Air & Space Museum

6000 E Valencia Rd, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Tucson, AZ 85756-9403
+1 520-574-0462
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A great collection of warbirds

Being located next to the Boneyard at Davis-Monthan AFB comes with a few perks. The collection here... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2016
Brandon T
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Airplane Lovers Dream

My hubby and I are both history/old airplane buffs. So many great planes and jets to be seen here... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2016
TeresaAnne44
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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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 evolution of flight. Friendly docents augment your visit. Only Pima Air & Space offers the bus tour of the "Boneyard"/AMARG (M-F only, no holidays) plus offers its own tram tour of the museum's 80 acres of one-of-a kind planes daily (additional fees). You can actually touch "aviation history" including "Freedom One" (that flew the American 444-days-in-Iran hostages home), presidential crafts, planes that launched astronauts, delivered life-saving food/fuel, etc. and others with wingspans the length of a football field... Ogle helicopters, MiGs, an Oscar, a rare German buzz bomb, a moon rock and much more. 300 aircraft, 80 acres, 5 indoor air-cooled hangars. Just plane awesome!
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6000 E Valencia Rd, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Tucson, AZ 85756-9403
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Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Being located next to the Boneyard at Davis-Monthan AFB comes with a few perks. The collection here spans the WWII to present. Highlights include a B-25 Liberator and an SR-71 Blackbird. Well worth an afternoon.

1  Thank Brandon T
Reviewed May 30, 2016

My hubby and I are both history/old airplane buffs. So many great planes and jets to be seen here, and some great historical displays. Best part was 90 year old docent and WWII survivor who shared his stories!

1  Thank TeresaAnne44
Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Id like to start with background info. I have a four year old who is just in love with airplanes. He had been talking about this trip to the museum for weeks! We are from Texas and traveled from very far and were very excited...More

1  Thank Marianna S
Reviewed May 29, 2016

This is the second largest, privately owned, air & space museum in the US, and it shows. They have four indoor hangers filled with air vehicles, with much more written all around. I could have spent a good portion of my time just talking to...More

1  Thank Pat-tastic
Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Took the kids to see all the cool old planes. We had our 14 year old and our 8 year old with us. They enjoyed looking at the old planes and learning about them. Definitely take the tram ride. It costs a little more, but...More

1  Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed May 29, 2016

When you go to Tucson be sure to visit the Tucson Aircraft Museum! It's has unique aircraft that you won't see very often. My main attraction was the B52's they have! Unfortunately I only had time to visit the museum and didn't have the chance...More

Thank MichelCee
Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the biggest collections of historical aircraft found most anywhere. Some of the most unusual wings of war assembled in one place for anyone to wonder through. A must see adventure for people that like flying things

Thank TARCGAZ
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Found this while looking for something else and decided to check it out. Was not at all expecting the amount of aircraft and the shear size of the museum! SO much to see! I planed a hour or so, but was there for 3+ hours!!...More

Thank Gottico
Reviewed May 27, 2016

The whole museum is amazing. Well laid out and tons of things to see inside when its hot. The boneyard tour was very interesting and sells out fast. Spent about 5 hours at the museum total and the best/most memorable part by far was the...More

Thank LBJ66
Reviewed May 26, 2016

This one is a must visit. Great to see the marvel of technology and how it has unfolded over the years. Very nice display with lot of details. Every where effort has been made to educate the visitor about the display. One needs 5-6 hrs....More

Thank santhosh59
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Dao N
June 21, 2017|
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Response from Marlenelisch1953 | Reviewed this property |
There are a lot of planes outside but they also have large hangars with great planes displayed in them, so you can be out of the sun. They do allow you to bring in bottled water. You can walk outside for awhile and then go... More
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_stoddjan
April 20, 2017|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Answers are good. If you have limited time, I would suggest skipping the boneyard tour. The tram tour of the outdoor museum exhibits is outstanding.
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CaroDNavarro
April 5, 2017|
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Response from Fdelidude | Reviewed this property |
Yo pienso hay dos optionios. Los dos nessacita dos horas y un autobus. El autobus empiesar en El Mueso. El tiempo en esta parte de Abril es perfecto no todovia color!
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