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National Museum of World War II Aviation

755 Aviation Way, Colorado Springs, CO 80916-2740
+1 719-637-7559
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Outstanding step back in history

In November we joined a group of 33 retired friends for a tour of the World War II Aviation Museum... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lorne K
Colorado Springs, Colorado

The docent tour is the way to go! Our guide Rod knew more about the planes and the history than I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melissa M
via mobile
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The museum is open Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 10AM to 4PM. Tours are at 10AM, NOON and 2PM. Visitors can walk around the museum on their own or take a historical tour with a docent. Hourly docent led tours are also available to visit WestPac Restoration where WWII aircraft are actively being restored to flying condition.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
755 Aviation Way, Colorado Springs, CO 80916-2740
This attraction is at Colorado Springs Municipal
+1 719-637-7559
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In November we joined a group of 33 retired friends for a tour of the World War II Aviation Museum in Colorado Springs. Our docent Jerry Singleton was knowledgeable and a patient guide. He was very knowledgeable of the many details related to the time...More

Thank Lorne K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The docent tour is the way to go! Our guide Rod knew more about the planes and the history than I thought possible. The work they do here is pretty awesome. I would highly recommend for anyone that’s interested in aviation or WWII

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit this place, amazing history, well done. Tour guides are full of so much info. Takes about 2 hours, only $12. Run by volunteers. Very cool and moving at times.

Thank TiaHatfield
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We started our tour with a discussion of the unique training WWII pilots received for the first 50 hours in a "Links Trainer" They have one of the only ones in restored operational use. This was demonstrated by a retired army engineer who was instrumental...More

Thank Fivetwo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent tour guide. He knew technical details about the aircraft, the restoration work and the life of the air crews during WW II. Very nice facility.

Thank George N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This past Saturday our family visited the museum with the hope of holding a memorial service for my father-in-law who passed away unexpectedly on 11/12. We were absolutely blown away by the kindness of the staff. They went above and beyond to make us feel...More

Thank TaraGreene
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Knowledgeable, friendly staff and great airplanes. Very interesting seeing the restoration process. Take the guided tour so you can get into the restoration company spaces.

Thank BillCalvetCounty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is unlike any aviation related museum I've see in my 60 some years. Being an Air Force and commercial pilot most of my life, it take a lot to impress me. I was impressed!! Not only does one have the chance to see...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is such a wealth of knowledge in these buildings. From the meticulous displays to the extremely educated docents, this museum is world class. Bob, former Air Force current civilian pilot/instructor, is such a wonderful man. What a great guide he was for our group....More

Thank charles v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took one of the docent-led tours, and the volunteer was very informative about the history leading up to and during WW2. He blended his talks with some focused connections to the aircraft on display. We were there 3 hours, didn't see everything, and are...More

Thank markhejtmanek
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Denise W
22 May 2017|
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Response from ALLISONKATE | Reviewed this property |
If you call the museum there are special kid tours in the summer!
Susan A
18 December 2016|
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Response from Vernp | Property representative |
Yes the tours are handicapped accessible and you can use your electric scooter. We also have wheel chairs and walkers. The Display Hangar has been relocated to main hangar so yes the tours can be seen at the same time and... More
8 August 2016|
Response from Mark W | Reviewed this property |
$8 for active duty military. Than $10 or $12 for everyone else.