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Historic Aviation Memorial Museum

150 Airport Dr, Tyler, TX 75704-6600
+1 903-526-1945
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Great Historical Museum

I was amazed at the collection in this hidden gem! The kids loved "looking" at all of the stuff... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
F4134LXamandab
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Houston, United States
An Excellent Museum

The air museum is located in the former Tyler airport terminal. It is well laid out and the... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
JimParkRidge_IL
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Park Ridge, IL
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150 Airport Dr, Tyler, TX 75704-6600
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was amazed at the collection in this hidden gem! The kids loved "looking" at all of the stuff. The hubby and I could have spent hours reading the letters and newspaper clippings. Lot's of stuff from the different wars, NASA, commercial flight industry...and planes...More

Thank F4134LXamandab
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The air museum is located in the former Tyler airport terminal. It is well laid out and the material there is presented very well. There are some rather unique sections to the museum that you will want to seek out, especially the pictures from Hiroshima...More

Thank JimParkRidge_IL
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Very well presented museum hindered somewhat by rudeness. Visited with my family and took our time, about 30 minutes before closing they start turning the lights off. We ask if they are closing and they indicate no. So we continue looking around but notice they...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Was very good with guided tours. Very informative. People very friendly. There is also a restaurant there.

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this little gem while out Geocaching for an event taking place in the area. Right away from the parking lot you could see all the beautiful aircrafts on display. They did a great job putting together a little museum on the inside...More

1  Thank Joni D
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Came with three generations and all of us enjoyed it! I was surprised how much they had, how much variety there was, and how informative the displays were. The gentleman who showed us around the outside was full of interesting and apt information. We got...More

1  Thank Niki C
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Peopled by volunteers who were actually in the military (or closely associated), you can get some first-hand information about some of the exhibits. Great old pieces of equipment, uniforms, news articles, etc., that would disappears if not preserved in some way. Make sure to ask...More

1  Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Looking for a location to hold a meeting for about 40 to 50 people. What a great find. When I stopped at the Tyler Chamber if Commerce they gave me a list of places and mentioned that this facility also has a cafe. The museum...More

2  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 20 January 2017

The volunteers are pure gold - they bring every exhibit to life. Our docent stayed with us most of the time we were there and personally knew just about every person involved with the displays. He personally flew a Thunderchief! We had a wonderful time.

1  Thank Tonnatraveler
Reviewed 2 September 2016

My husband is a helicopter pilot and Army veteran so of course this was a great place for us, but I think visitors of all ages can find something interesting at this gem of a museum. I enjoyed the section on women in aviation, the...More

1  Thank Cajuncass
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helgesen2015
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Adults: $5.00 Seniors (65+): $4.00 Active Military (with ID): Free Teens (13-17 years): $3.00 Children (6-12 years): $2.00 Children (5 and under): Free
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