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Mid-Atlantic Air Museum

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Address: 11 Museum Drive, Reading, PA 19605
Phone Number: +1 610-372-7333
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09:30 - 16:00
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A must see for the whole family

Their annual World War II air show is the spring highlight of this area. They have a three day reenactment of the war....complete with soldiers from all sides...American, British... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Their annual World War II air show is the spring highlight of this area. They have a three day reenactment of the war....complete with soldiers from all sides...American, British, German, Japanese, Russian, WACs. And they have a full complement airplanes from the war era that put on a tremendous air show. All planes are on static display when not in... More 

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Portersville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

The guide was very informative and found everything so interesting. Everything from one of a kind planes to WWII to commercial.

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Reading
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

My very first experieince. Museum is a wealth of information on the airline industry and airplanes used during this war. Seeing the re-enactors was an amazing experience. The Sherman Tank stole the show during the skirmishes presented. Quite a "living" history lesson.

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Ive loved the WWII airshow for as long as they have had it, seems like every year the price goes up and every year there is less to look at. I dont think its worth the cost of admission anymore

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Staten Island, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Finally made it to the WWII Weekend. It did not disappoint. Lots of re-enactors and a lot of activities going on. The airshow was great. There was even a pair of A-10 Warthogs that made a surprise visit. Seeing the only flying B-29 was a treat. Parking was off site, but transportation was provided. No big deal. For those complaining... More 

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Johnson City, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Well worth going out of your way to visit this air museum. A lot of cool looking and rare airplanes. Some almost one of a kind left in existence. The history behind these aircraft is very interesting and relayed by the staff in great detail. I was just going to stop and take some photos but ended up spending a... More 

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Queens, NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

Went with 15 year old daughter and 13 year old son and wife. They were preparing for their WWII show, so many of the planes were out on the runway, not in the hangar where I guess they normally are. We were given a tour guide who lead us through everything and explained the various craft and how it came... More 

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Tamaqua, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

If you enjoy history or vintage aircraft this museum is a must see. The museum has a ton of aircraft in varying states of restoration. They have a DC3, B25, P61, and so much more that I won't bother typing them, just look at their website. WW II weekend is the premier event and is just tremendous. Aircraft, vehicles, and... More 

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

There is a lot of history and a lot of aircraft at this museum, Don't miss the WWII Weekend on the first weekend in June. There are a lot of re-en-actors, rides in vintage war-birds and the homefront area that represents life during the war years.

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Harleysville
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

Attended the museum on 2/28/16 (2nd time) as well as the 2015 WWII Weekend & can't say enough good things about the experience. Joe, our guide @ museum visit was knowledgeable & informative; especially interesting was the submarine/airplane combo awaiting restoration. Another different aircraft was the "U" shaped wing on an experimental plane whose propellar "pushed" the plane instead of... More 

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