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World Kite Museum & Hall of Fame

303 Sid Snyder Drive, Long Beach, WA 98631
+1 360-642-4020
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A cute place featuring a great amount of history about kites. The staff seemed to really enjoy... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Vanessa S
Vancouver, Washington
a unique place to go

we spent an afternoon going through this museum! It was cool to see how kites were used in world... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Mackenzie H
Stettler, Canada
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Long Beach's winds make it a mecca for kite enthusiasts.
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  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
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303 Sid Snyder Drive, Long Beach, WA 98631
+1 360-642-4020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A cute place featuring a great amount of history about kites. The staff seemed to really enjoy working there. Not too expensive if you are looking to get out of the wind for a bit.

Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 2 January 2018

we spent an afternoon going through this museum! It was cool to see how kites were used in world wars and how they are used around the world and how they have changed.

Thank Mackenzie H
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Who knew kites could be so interesting? We enjoyed this lovely little museum and learned about kite fighting and how kites were used in WWII. They showcase a great assortment of kites from different countries and a special collection of miniature kites. Bring your camera...More

Thank Michele V
Reviewed 31 August 2017

If you like kites, you'll love the World Kite Museum & Hall of Fame. They have amazing kites from around the world on beautiful display along with interesting information about each. You can learn about and see kites that were used in war efforts or...More

Thank Darlene F
Reviewed 23 August 2017

It has two floors, accessible by elevator, and a few rooms with kites from different places and times, but principally the attraction is Japanese kites. There is a video of kites used in WWII, and a place where you can make your own small kite...More

Thank saulsnatsky
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were reluctant to pay the entry fee, but were glad we did. Learning how kites were used in wars and how competitive kite flying can be was also interesting. I particularly enjoyed seeing the kites from China as well as the miniature ones. Took...More

Thank C S
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Long Beach has its Annual Kite Festival August 15-21. It's a fun event, with the sky full of colorful kites. Long Beach is windy, so be prepared with jackets, etc. The museum is right on the road to the beach, so after finishing here, you...More

Thank UpNOut
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Popped in to check out the museum - just my husband and me. Small fee for walking through the 2 floors. Nice displays and cute items in the shop for sale. We enjoyed the display on WW2 target kites the most as my hubby is...More

Thank PMDow42
Reviewed 12 April 2017

One of the nice experiences available at the beach is the kite flying, so it's pretty appropriate for the town to have a kite museum. While it costs $5, I think it's worth it, especially if you've never really taken a close look at kiting....More

Thank tom m
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Was never aware that so much culture was involved with kites. They have so much meaning around the world. Had some very cool kites on display, but could be boring to some. Was worth the visit and enlightening, do not see the need to ever...More

Thank Dawnelle B
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