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Virginia Aviation Museum - CLOSED

5701 Huntsman Rd, Richmond International Airport, Richmond, VA 23250-2416
+1 804-236-3622
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Flying High at the Virginia Aviation Museum!

I took my dad, because I thought he'd like it since he was in the Army Air Corps in WW2 … he loved... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2013
Meryl Ann B
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Norfolk, Virginia
Nice place worth visiting

Small but nice museum. Impressive collection of pre-WW2 aircraft and best model and diorama... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2013
AKcharger
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Anchorage, Alaska
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12 Nov 2016
“"Go Down in Flames"”
12 Sep 2016
“Unfortunately Permanently Closed”
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5701 Huntsman Rd, Richmond International Airport, Richmond, VA 23250-2416
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+1 804-236-3622
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Reviewed 22 November 2013

I took my dad, because I thought he'd like it since he was in the Army Air Corps in WW2 … he loved it, and I was surprised at how much I enjoyed it too! It has over 30 historic planes, including three that Charles...More

2  Thank Meryl Ann B
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Reviewed 23 October 2013

Small but nice museum. Impressive collection of pre-WW2 aircraft and best model and diorama displays I've ever seen, worth your time :-)

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Reviewed 21 August 2013

The museum is located by the airport. It had several displays that were interactive (they could be touched, played with or sat in). A lot of attention was put into this collection, which had both private and military planes, and also included artifacts, posters, antiques...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2013

I've flown in and out of Richmond International Airport many, many times and often wanted to stop at this museum because of the SR-71 and F-14 out in front. Today I finally did, thanks in large part to a local deal that got us four...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2013

I've been to several aviation museums in the U.S. and the Virginia Aviation Museum is one of the better small ones I've visited. It's not the Udvar-Hazy National Air & Space Museum but it's also not an all day affair. Good place for parents with...More

1  Thank CaptMancuso
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Reviewed 19 July 2013 via mobile

All kinds of great airplanes to look at, and interesting information. Some good exhibits on the physics of flight and an interesting section on byrd's flights in Antarctica. not too taxing...a nice way to spend a hot afternoon in Richmond, and not at all expensive.

1  Thank tenismagic
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Reviewed 8 July 2013

Visited over the 4th of July weekend with spouse. I guess I was disappointed because I went in with high expectations and comparisons to such museums like the Smithsonian's Air & Space Museum, the Air Force Museum in Dayton, Ohio, and the Naval Aviation Museum...More

2  Thank monon43
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Reviewed 18 June 2013 via mobile

My two little guys and of course my Husband enjoy this museum! We have visited many .. MANY..times!! :) The exhibits are neat to see up close and the museum is in an actual hanger. There are a few picnic tables outside and the airport...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2013

Outside a visiter will be greeted by a Grummam F-14 Tomcat & a SR-71 Blackbird. In the lobby two ealy Wright gliders hang from the ceiling, both replicas. I would say half of the a/c are biplanes. Several a/c hang from the ceiling. All floor...More

4  Thank Jack L
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Reviewed 19 November 2012

The TA reviews were so good for this one that I decided to see for myself. My kids and I had a great time. I think the price is reasonable for what they have, and the exhibits are very informative. Sometimes in the large museums,...More

2  Thank MaryPoppins922
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