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Western Museum of Flight

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Hidden Gem in Torrance

This is a great little museum for Torrance run by volunteers. There are a number of planes... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Lukeanthonywflorida
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Saint Francisville, Louisiana
Great place to take the Grandsons

We really enjoy visiting This museum. They have an F5 fighter that my grandsons climb in and... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
melidykulsic
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Torrance, California
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

The highlight of my visit to this museum was the conversations I enjoyed with some of the docents. They're as much a fascinating part of aviation history as the items on display.

Thank EdR45152
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Staff by volunteers it is great to see that this museum has enough to offer. It's not a place I would always go to as there is a limited amount of display but when they have the WWII planes flying, that is a great time...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2018

This is a great little museum for Torrance run by volunteers. There are a number of planes, displays, and videos. I even was able to sit in F5 fighter and was amazed at all the controls pilots had to deal with. Really enjoyed the video...More

1  Thank Lukeanthonywflorida
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We really enjoy visiting This museum. They have an F5 fighter that my grandsons climb in and explore. Fun place.

Thank melidykulsic
Reviewed 7 June 2018

comparing to other LA attractions, it rates low, but for 'little" southbay it is fine for a couple of hours

Thank Douglas William M
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Watch for events at this museum, they have speaker & other fun events. Parking in lot .... Easy off frwy Crenshaw south ... & Lot of restaurants close by for a meal before or after.

Thank YardSaleLdy
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

As the other reviews mention, there are many interesting and a few unique items on display. Ever wonder where the spare engine for the Spruce Goose ended up? What I would like to add to the previous reviews is that the staff members are an...More

Thank Ed R
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

After living in the South Bay Area for decades, I finally visited the museum which I learned moved to the current site 8 years ago from the Hawthorne airport. I have to say that if you have any interest in airplanes and the story of...More

Thank BoboTravlr
Reviewed 1 March 2017

It's a small museum. The hanger has a lot of interesting things to look at and there are always a few dozens around to help with questions and the entry fee is only $5. There is around a dozen planes, and every one is worth...More

1  Thank Banerman
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Very nice, small museum. The exhibits a small, but very interesting, especially the Lou Zamperini section (as a great tribute to our local hero). You can tour it in less than two hours.

Thank KFrasier
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