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Northwest Airlines History Centre

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Small but worth the visit!

Inside the Crowne Plaza Aire at Appletree Square, the space is small but the exhibits are worth... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
Saranger
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Los Angeles, California
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Northwest History Buffs Rejoice

Having grown up in a NWA employee's home I have always had a love for NWA. So when the wife and I... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2016
Timothy S
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Fort Morgan, Colorado
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25 Dec 2017
“Small but worth the visit!”
16 Aug 2016
“Northwest History Buffs Rejoice”
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8101 34th Ave S Ste 100, Bloomington, MN 55425-1606
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Inside the Crowne Plaza Aire at Appletree Square, the space is small but the exhibits are worth your visit. They do a great job of preserving Minnesota's original hometown airline, more so than Atlanta's Delta Museum (they forget about Northwest in most of their history)....More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

Having grown up in a NWA employee's home I have always had a love for NWA. So when the wife and I came to Bloomington for vacation I had to go and visit the History Centre. Close to the light rail and only three or...More

4  Thank Timothy S
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Must see for any former Northwest employees, their families, or those who are interested in aviation and/or Northwest Airlines. A modest collection but extremely interesting. Smaller children would likely not find anything interesting. Plan on spending up to one hour looking at the various collections.

5  Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Other than being small and hard to find this is a good place to go if you like to look at Northwest airlines memorabilia. It is a volunteer run, free, "museum" located in an office park down by the Minneapolis/St Paul airport. It has a...More

3  Thank AndyB5542
Reviewed 12 September 2015

I used to travel a lot with this Northwest Airlines, it was indeed a great experience for many years and it was great to revive all that time at this place

3  Thank Luis H
Reviewed 6 September 2014

This small museum is packed with Northwest Airlines memorabilia and staffed by engaging and welcoming volunteers, most of whom are former Northwest employees. Beautiful static models portray the aircraft that the company flew since its beginnings in the 1920s until its recent merger with Delta...More

5  Thank Dennis P
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