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South Australian Aviation Museum

Closed Now: 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
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A great place to visit! Kids will have a great time, several of the planes you can go in or sit in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Katie D
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom

This is one of those hidden gems that truly surprises you. If you are into Aviation this is a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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66 Lipson St, Port Adelaide, South Australia 5015, Australia
+61 8 8240 1230
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A great place to visit! Kids will have a great time, several of the planes you can go in or sit in the pilots seat

Thank Katie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of those hidden gems that truly surprises you. If you are into Aviation this is a brilliant museum. Fantastic, interactive displays of many old planes. Highly recommend a visit !

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed viewing the detailed displays in the 2 hangars at the Museum. The volunteers are helpful and ever passionate about their collection. Great to see the first model Cessna and the Clem Sheppard CS1 - both unique to this museum. Loved that we...More

Thank Val P
Reviewed 29 July 2018

If you are an aviation buff then this is a hidden gem. The F111 is truly awesome as is the spitfire, especially if you are there on a day when they fire up the RR spitfire engine.

Thank slr969
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

One of three transport themed museums in Port Adelaide. Go to all three on a tripass. This one had lots of lical memorabilia from SA pilots as well as some excellent exhibits of civil and military aircraft. Many of the planes can be walked into...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

This SA aviation museum is a must visit for any aviation enthusiast. It consists of two small hangars full of aircraft relevant to Australian aviation history. However, compared to similar museums in the US or Europe this is a very modest one. Kids will always...More

Thank BeachStone2C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Great museum. Lots to see and quite a few planes you can board! Fun, interactive, kids really enjoyed it. Team up a day with Maritime or Railway Museums, all very close by. Helpful, friendly staff.

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 19 June 2018

There lies between the railroad tracks of National Railway Museum the largest accredited aviation museum in South Australia. It is named SA Aviation Museum. It features 14 aircrafts including a full size F-111, a P3 Orion, F27 with access to 4 aircrafts. As written in...More

Thank ynadqnor
Reviewed 28 May 2018

For avaiation enthusiasts, this wonderful place is a must see. A great range of military and civilian aircraft and equipment, including F111 and P3 Orion, DC3, F27, MkVC Spitfire etc, there is enough here to keep an enthusiast's attention for hours. A real treat, not...More

Thank Gregory D
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Port Adelaide has a number of excellent museums. The Aviation Museum is the culmination of many years of hard work by devoted volunteers. It is a "must do" for any history or aviation buff. Visitors can fully experience the aircraft on display. Plenty to see...More

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Response from sofistic8ed | Reviewed this property |
$10 Adults, $8 Concession, Children (under 16) $5, Family (2 Adults 3 Children) $25. Google South Australian Aviation Museum at Port Adelaide for more information.