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Bird Aviation Museum & Invention Cente

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A fascinating celebration of a remarkable man and his work

The Bird Museum is hidden away in rural North Idaho, several miles off Highway 95 at the south end... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2015
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We live near the Bird Museum, and were good friends with the amazing Dr.Forrest Bird. He is 93... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2015
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325 Bird Ranch Road, Post Office Box 817, Sagle, ID 83860
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Reviewed 26 June 2015

The Bird Museum is hidden away in rural North Idaho, several miles off Highway 95 at the south end of Lake Coeur d'Alene, and if you did not know it was there, you could not possibly find it by accident. This is a great shame,...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2015

We live near the Bird Museum, and were good friends with the amazing Dr.Forrest Bird. He is 93 years old, has every rating a pilot could have. He invented the G suit that help save our pilots during the 2 WW. They were able to...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2015

Awesome!! Not very popular from what I hear. Excellent attraction. Shows the true spirit on inventions and aviation.

1  Thank alanstoinski
Reviewed 3 December 2014

We've been hearing about the Bird museum from our friends. We took some friends and pilot visiting from Texas. What a great collection, sure it's a little smaller exhibit then most but still some great planes and a few cars for you gear heads. We...More

Thank 03GWing
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.

Thank NurseKarRN
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
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
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
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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