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Bird Aviation Museum & Invention Cente

325 Bird Ranch Road, Post Office Box 817, Sagle, ID 83860
+1 208-255-4321
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Great "something to do" while visiting Sandpoint

Wonderful museum for people of all ages. This museum will facinate people of all interests as... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2014
NurseKarRN
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Sagle, Idaho
We've recommended this to everyone we talk to

After reading a short blurb about it in the AAA book, we were curious about this museum. The... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2014
KathuP
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Seattle, Washington
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 Oct 2017
“Hidden treasure”
23 Jul 2017
“Great visit”
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325 Bird Ranch Road, Post Office Box 817, Sagle, ID 83860
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+1 208-255-4321
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Reviewed 3 September 2014

Wonderful museum for people of all ages. This museum will facinate people of all interests as well. WW II, military, planes, science, health, antique cars, inventions from Barbie to Apple computer. Fun stuff! We learn something new each time we visit.

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Reviewed 3 August 2014

After reading a short blurb about it in the AAA book, we were curious about this museum. The power was out for our visit, but with the generator providing some lighting and our handy flashlight, we were able to read signage and see most things....More

Thank KathuP
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Reviewed 3 August 2014

We were super surprised at the quality and information this museum has to offer! We met Dr. Bird while we were there and felt privileged! We rank this higher than the Aerospace museum in Washington DC. Awesome for families. Don't miss it!

Thank Jennifer B
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Reviewed 18 July 2014

A local brilliant museum very well curated with inventions,world war two materials commercial aircraft industry material, including interesting airplanes and cars too. The restaurant is great and reasonably priced.

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Reviewed 6 July 2014

Dr. Forrest Bird I'd one of the most interesting people in our area and most likely of our generation! His collection of inventions is inspiring...you've just got to set some time aside to investigate.

1  Thank Rags R
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Reviewed 12 May 2014

The Bird Aviation Museum has so much more than just aviation things to see. There are inventions from all over the country as well as a real retired and famous astronaut at the help desk!

Thank Ken F
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Reviewed 13 August 2013

My husband is a pilot, we go to all aviation museums. There was a nice display of planes and cars. The museum also offered more for the non-pilot. Dr. Bird invented respirators that are still used today. I don't think the number of lives he...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2013

What an amazing museum!! In researching our trip to the area I came across this excellent museum. We spent almost three hours here, listening to the guides Paul and John and walking about the exhibits on our own. The vast amount of history is staggering....More

Thank brandylcat
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Reviewed 30 June 2013

The other day I told the umpteenth person about this great museum and realized I had never written a review of it. For some reason, it's not reviewed in travel books (that I've seen, anyway), and it's certainly not the kind of thing you would...More

1  Thank heartimes
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Reviewed 22 June 2013

Stopped because of all the excellent reviews and was rewarded for our effort. We met Dr. Bird and had a wonderful museum tour. Great displays of vintage cars and planes and tons of historical information on various inventors and aviation pioneers. Dr. Bird and his...More

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