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Address: Niagara Falls International Airport, 9900 Porter Road, Niagara Falls, NY 14304
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Great museum a must visit

Fantastic museum. Great for kids. The displays are amazing and unique. Great collection of WNY aviation.

Reviewed 14 March 2017
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Buffalo, New York
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Buffalo, New York
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic museum. Great for kids. The displays are amazing and unique. Great collection of WNY aviation.

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Brampton, Canada
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41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

If you are interested in aviation and the history of Bell, this Museum is not to be missed. The experienced staff and well laid out artifacts keep you interested and entertained. The P-39 exhibit is a masterpiece.

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Buffalo, New York
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Fantastic collection of aviation history, planes and rockets and the jet pack! Fun for the family. Lots of interactive displays.

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Niagara Falls, New York
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Western New York has a rich history associated with flying with Bell Aircraft starting in Niagara Falls. Many aircraft were produced for World War Two. The Areospace Museum has a good collection representing that history. Self directed tour with docents available for questions. Everything is well marked so the self directed tour is very informative. We plan to go back... More 

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Franklinville, New Jersey
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 15 August 2016

It was very hot outside & would have been better if the air conditioning was working better but they had fans all over. The different aircrafts were very interesting!

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E. Amherst, NY
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Adjacent to the aerospace museum is the site of the former Bell Aerospace, which was run by Larry Bell. Bell aerospace invented the X planes (some also on display at the Smithsonian Museum in Washington, DC); invented the helicopter, the hydroskimmer, and the Agena rocket engine. This museum highlights the advanced engineering that took place right there, that helped to... More 

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Westernville, New York
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

We had a great guided tour with Walter who is a treasure of information about aviation history especially in the Niagara Falls/Buffalo area. The museum had beautifully restored air planes and helicopters from the early years of aviation right up to the space race. We were especially pleased to see the work of Glenn Curtiss whose museum in Hammondsport is... More 

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1 Thank Sue K
North Tonawanda, New York
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438 reviews
211 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 308 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2014

I have to give this small museum high marks. We love everything to do with flight. Even though this museum is not on the level with the Air Force Museum in Ohio, or the U.S Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, it is worth seeing. Here you can see Western New York's contributions to air and space travel. There... More 

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North Tonawanda, New York
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45 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2013

I have seen the progression over the years of how the Niagara Aerospace Museum moved from the Summit Mall, to the Casino, and finally to its new location at the Niagara Falls Airport and I am happy to see it finally has a permanent home. Western New York has a lot of Aviation History and this museum highlights the many... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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399 reviews
284 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2013

The Ira G. Ross Aerospace Museum (formerly Niagara Aerospace Museum) is an aviation museum located in Buffalo, New York, in the Canal Side district. The museum tells the story of the many aerospace companies that existed in the region including the Bell Aircraft Corporation and Curtiss-Wright Corporation. Among its many displays are examples of piston and jet engines, as well... More 

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