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Celebrating biplanes and gliders!

This museum offers a self guided free audio tour of these two buildings. Highlighting the... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Doug B
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Brookville, Ohio
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Wacos

Took a ride in a Waco!! Very interesting views! Museum had exhibits of planes, memorabilia, for... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
lindaam48
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Troy, Ohio
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

This museum offers a self guided free audio tour of these two buildings. Highlighting the development and evolution of Waco biplanes primarily, you also see very early propellers from Hartzell in nearby Piqua and my favorite a small kit car used by an employee to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Doug B
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Took a ride in a Waco!! Very interesting views! Museum had exhibits of planes, memorabilia, for all ages. Programs with Legos, building robots, many other educational classes. New building being built to house these learning classes. Interesting speakers on a regular basis.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank lindaam48
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

If you enjoy history and/or aviation then this is your place. This small museum pays homage to the WACO airplane. The museum and airfield host fly ins throughout the year and offer airplane rides for an additional fee. This is a great add in location...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank roetter937
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This museum is worth a visit. I’d recommend the summer as I feel like there is more going on. They offer a plane ride, for a fee, when the weather is nice. They do a lot of events during the year as well. The museum...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Brent H
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Cool radial engines and interesting hands on displays! A grass runway! Well stocked gift shop and a great display of WACO (sounds like taco) vintage aircraft. WACO was short for Weaver Aircraft Company. These aircraft were built right there in Troy, Ohio. These were early...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank donnad858
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We have been to the Waco Air Museum several times, most during special activities (we even got to see the Budweiser Clydesdales once) Our kids find it interesting, and we did too. Worth checking out if you are in Troy, even if planes aren't your...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank terri828
Reviewed 10 May 2017

The tour of the museum, with accompanying audio guide, took about an hour. Fantastic airplanes, well presented descriptive panels and wonderful people that run the place.

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank WildcatDuo
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This is a small slice of life and history. But, the really spectacular gem is attending the monthly talks - which are A+++ Just Fantastic!!!

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank ericcD5510VO
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We were here for a friend's Master's graduation celebration. You can rent this place out for private functions. It is really neat. It is small, but there is a lot of history about the WACO company, and models of the airplanes in the hangar. Our...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Tariq R
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a little off the beaten path, but well worth the time. Nancy (curator) was very nice, and took a lot of time to explain the various planes at their facility. The hangars are small, but the planes are absolutely beautiful. An inexpensive and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Chops1971
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The fly-in is this weekend 9/16-18. Give them a call for more info or go to their website
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