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Air Force Museum

Sohra Road, Shillong, India
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Yes I will rate you poor, for 2 days we tried to visit this place. However, due to unique rules... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A memorable experience with the guardians of our skies.

It was really an awesome experience to see the real combat aircraft (decommissioned, o-course) with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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  • Average8%
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Sohra Road, Shillong, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes I will rate you poor, for 2 days we tried to visit this place. However, due to unique rules implied by this place i was not able to visit. Last entry is 12 in afternoon. Can you believe a museum has entry till 12....More

2  Thank RaviSrivastava007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was really an awesome experience to see the real combat aircraft (decommissioned, o-course) with such a close view. Not just the planes and copters are on display outdoor, but also the indoor museum houses many memories of the glorious past of our Air Force....More

Thank Kushal360
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Unfortunately during our visit during third week of Aug, museum was going thru some renovation, hence our super excited some couldn't see it.However, there are full size retired IAF jets parked, you can have photos with them, if you are unlucky to get in... (like...More

Thank ChiragBhanvadia
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Air Force campus, the museum is cramped into a small building, and a bunch of vintage aircraft cramped into a small enclosure opposite. It seems to be made more as an attraction for those that havent seen an aircraft in their lives... which is very...More

Thank Pawan Singh T
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We wanted to visit this place unfortunately this was closed for maintenance and wont open till Spet 2017. Could get few clicks of MIG fighter jet displayed outside.

1  Thank kannan u
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

This is nice museum of air force. Take taxi from Anjali petrol pump to 7th mile air force. Closed on Mondays. Come before 1 PM. closed in afternoon. Air force's 3 old aircrafts are there in this museum and photo gallery of air force's previous...More

Thank gautam k
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We had visited this museum located on the way to Elephant Falls during our sightseeing in Shillong. Here we saw models of fighter planes belonging to Indian Air Force. The museum showcases the rich history of Indian Air Force and items used by them. Identity...More

Thank Kaushik G
Reviewed 30 April 2017

In 4 days trip it would be hard to go there with full itinerary in place. So, if you have 5 days or just in SHillong this is good experience. It has all about air force history and is a descriptive museum . Take your...More

Thank ukgaurav
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Being an Indian, I always feel proud visiting army, naval or air force museums. Now at Shillong near my in-laws place, I found this opportunity perfect to venture out. It is situated in the air force campus on the road to cherrapunji. It has nice...More

Thank SuvodipMoitra
Reviewed 14 April 2017

salute to indian air force for such a & descriptive museum . Take your identity card for entry. Also you can have tea & light baked items inside the restricted area.

Thank TravellersofGuwahati
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Paramita D
12 February 2017|
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Response from ank011 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Paramita, Yes this is open on Monday. There is no entrance or camera fee. However, you need to submit Govt. ID proof while entering.