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Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

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An awesome place with a first class customer service staff who are extremely knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
JohnB6348
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Fantastic museum!!

We visited the warplane museum, and I could have spent the entire day there! We got a guided tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GuyD1990
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9280 Airport Rd, Mount Hope, Hamilton, Ontario L0R 1W0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An awesome place with a first class customer service staff who are extremely knowledgeable and helpful, they go out of their way to teach you all you wish to know about all the airplanes, an amazing place to spend a day. The topper is seeing...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the warplane museum, and I could have spent the entire day there! We got a guided tour (for free!) from one of the staff, who was extremely knowledgable about all the planes and their role in Canadian History. The B-25 Was a particular...More

Thank GuyD1990
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum gives you the Canadian military history of aviation with a collection of even flyable examples. It ranges from the yellow collection of trainers to the black wings of a Lancaster Bomber.

Thank Stephan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place filled with displays and many kinds of historic aircraft. Also flight simulator. Wonderful place to take children. Love going there!

Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for family and friends lots of history stuff for all ages of family, hands on activity, school trip available to cover flight ,

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 1 week ago

we visited with our grand daughter and we were in awe of some of the planes and the closeness one has to them. we did not fly in any of them and I am not a plane guru but we truly enjoyed this fun and...More

Thank TheRobMac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place filled with displays and historic aircraft. Our guide was excellent and obviously passionate, he stayed with us throughout our visit and was able to explain features of the planes and even tell us the individual history of a lot of them. We were...More

Thank Stevenogden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to give mom a break for an afternoon and was looking for some local fun. Tried Warplane Museum and are we glad we did. Educational component was well received, planes were very cool. The boys were able to climb into and explore some of...More

Thank Steelcitypapa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum has a hanger full of planes used by the Royal Canadian Air Force and a lot of the planes are flyable. The volunteers are constantly restoring planes and some of there projects are on display. There is also a mini museum on the...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This excellent museum has a number of flyable warbirds on which flights can be obtained. See website. The day I visited was a non flying day. There were several volunteer guides around who were happy to answer questions and escort you to the outside exhibits....More

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Scott H
13 March 2018|
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Response from bfreelizzy | Reviewed this property |
It’s more about their height and ability to manage the controls. Age isn’t a criteria. To be able to see properly, I’d say 4’8” and up. And probably around the ages of 6+ can follow the controls
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16 February 2017|
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Response from 2elderberrys | Reviewed this property |
There is a Buzz Beurling stature at the Warplane Museum. He was, indeed, one of the best pilots that Canada produced during WW2. He had the keen ability to track and then shoot enemy aircraft using a very old technique... More
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Mike O
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Response from Bill M | Reviewed this property |
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