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Cavanaugh Flight Museum

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Helo adventure in our backyard

Saw a local news story about an exhibit at the Cavanaugh Flight Museum and decided to go. This... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anna-Lisa L
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Very nice collection

Really enjoyed our time here. I was a little disappointed by how many of the aircraft are replicas... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Robert77096
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw a local news story about an exhibit at the Cavanaugh Flight Museum and decided to go. This small museum is lovingly maintained by a dedicated group of people and surprisingly informative for it's size. The real treat was taking the ride on the Bell...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anna-Lisa L
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Really enjoyed our time here. I was a little disappointed by how many of the aircraft are replicas and not the real thing, but they have plenty of the real thing too. Nice art gallery in the main building - really deserves a better place...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

Impressive selection of both U.S. and Russian aircraft on display covering WWII and Vietnam. Plus you can schedule a ride in an open cockpit biplane, a WWII fighter or a helicopter. Friendly service and easy to schedule

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank James F
Reviewed 12 September 2018

This is the Place to go and visit the WWII Aircraft. Go take a ride in and old B-17 and if not the check out the Museum of Different Aircraft

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Calizona63
Reviewed 28 August 2018

These people have some really rare airplanes and you get really up close. Mig15 and Mig17, F-104, a pair of F-1s, an Avenger and one of the last A-7s to see combat. Plus some really great art inside. Well worth the trip and I think...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

This place is a diamond in the rough. Absolutely incredible airplane museum that is well maintained! My dad and I were the only ones there and had the whole grounds to ourselves. We will definitely return for one of the warbird flights. A must must...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

We weren’t sure what to expect but it is a super little museum with lots to see. It consists of four hangars crammed full of Jim Cavanaughs collection of vintage, still operational, personal, historical and some quirky aircraft. There some interesting info boards for most...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kipsanoi
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Great display and history. If you like planes this is the stop. Every history of the plane is located near a placard in the museum along with photos and memorabilia. This gives the displays a more personal touch. They also have a room with art...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank R6302LTlisag
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Many historical WW2 and Cold War airframes in gleaming condition. Nice collection of replica WWI aircraft as well. The MIGs are a treat. There is a nice collection of piston engines some of which are very rare. Impressive Pratt & Whitney Wasp on display that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

My 94 year old Dad, a WWII Veteran, my Mom, my brother and I had an excellent tour of this very interesting museum on Memorial Day. Our tour guide was David Serpas and he was outstanding. He told us about each airplane, helicopter and other...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mike F
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Admission was $10.00 each. You can get details on their website.
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