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Bird Aviation Museum & Invention Cente

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An absolute must on your visit to North Idaho

This free museum has something for everyone. From strange patented thing to WWII clothing to Quest... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Kam M
Sandpoint, Idaho
loved this little museum

We had a great time at this little museum. It has old planes, lots of memorabilia and signed... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Dave H
Wenatchee, Washington
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325 Bird Ranch Road, Post Office Box 817, Sagle, ID 83860
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

This free museum has something for everyone. From strange patented thing to WWII clothing to Quest jets, you'll be amazed at what you can learn and see. If you're into engineering, medicine, airplanes, history or learning, you'll love your visit to the Bird Museum

Thank Kam M
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We had a great time at this little museum. It has old planes, lots of memorabilia and signed pictures of famous pilots. There is an area about WW2 history. Upstairs there are so many of the inventions of Mr. Bird who started the museum. Delightful...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 7 July 2018

This is a "must see," despite the somewhat remote location, if you have interest in anesthesiology, respiratory medicine, medical technology, aviation, 20th century inventions, or just want to know more about this wonderful man (Dr. Forrest Bird, whom I had the honor and pleasure of...More

1  Thank JMinNC
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is a comprehensive look at your parents and grandparents world along with maximum inspiration in their inventors museum

Thank Carol T
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A great place for the whole family. It's off the beaten path, but a pretty drive. It's very impressive for our neck of the woods and beyond.

Thank JandLBeyondHope
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent tour, volunteers , and museum. Well worth the drive. Ask to see the other hanger as it has some great cool stuff in it.

Thank Tucker S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great place to visit with the whole family. Beautiful surroundings and a great collection of memorabilia. Everyone should explore the Bird Museum at least once!

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The Bird Aviation Museum is a bit out of the way but truly worth visiting. The aircraft on display and associated memorabilia are only a small part of its attraction. Even more interesting, to me at least, are the displays of Dr. Bird's achievements in...More

1  Thank Don M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Bird museum is packed with memorabilia of flight, space flight and most importantly DR. Bird's respirators. These have saved that lived of countless children who were born with breathing problems. Anyone coming to the Sandpoint, ID. area should take the time to visit this...More

Thank Howard B
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Folks this is really simple. If you are in Sand Point ID or nearby you should go to the Bird Museum. That's it!

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