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Fort Wayne Aviation Museum

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Interesting Accumulation of Aviation Stuff

It's inside security on the upper level so not exactly convenient unless you are flying in or out... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Dallas, Texas
good to see before travel

you can only access through TSA security (must be a passenger). it contains much of the lore of... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
James W
Birmingham, Alabama
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4 Oct 2018
“Interesting Accumulation of Aviation Stuff”
4 Aug 2017
“Something to do while waiting”
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

It's inside security on the upper level so not exactly convenient unless you are flying in or out of FWA. Worth a look if you are here.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Something to do while waiting if on a delay or something. Has a few cool things. Nothing that is a must do or see.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

you can only access through TSA security (must be a passenger). it contains much of the lore of early 20th C flight, so it is worth a 20m walk through as you await a flight. a little short on recognition of the great women flyers...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is a great way to spend some time while waiting for a flight out of Ft Wayne. It's a small area located on the upper level. I found it interesting but it only takes about 15 minutes to peruse all of it.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped by, as we were waiting for our flight. The displays are nicely arranged and organized. Nice to see the Fort Wayne's rich connection to aviation history. Glad we had a few minutes to view the museum, located right in the gate area, on...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

The displays and information are very interesting, lots of Fort Wayne history, however it is a wasted asset because of its location. You have to have a plane ticket to access the second level where the exhibit is located. Before TSA, 911, muslims and hijackers,...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 21 March 2016

This museum is located in the upper level of the Fort Wayne Airport. You have to have a ticketed flight in order to visit this place. It is full of aviation history and is great way to kill time before a flight.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank sigs99
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Very nice display. Find out about the Fort Wayne Airport back when it Baer Field. It's free and a nice way to while away the time before your flight leaves; keeps the kids entertained looking at the old time photos and such, and you can...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 3 December 2015

Not a ton to see here. However, it does expand your understanding of historical events. I am sure other cities would have more to offer along these lines---would need to travel to Chicago, possibly Indianapolis. Worth the look!

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank DennyB510
Reviewed 5 August 2015

A nice thing to do while waiting in the airport. you have to actually go past security checkpoint, so don't expect this as an attraction without arriving or departing at the airport.

Date of experience: August 2015
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