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Frontiers of Flight Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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an easy museum....an hour will more than suffice. free parking.

this is a nice museum, but on the small side, and most of it seems to be a tribute to Southwest... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
pick_jeremy
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Dallas, Texas
Good few hours well spent

Lovely museum, not too big but a good way to spend a couple of hours. Nice range of aircraft and... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
t25gem
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This museum memorializes the pioneers of flight, from the 1920s and 30s, through World War II and up to the jet and rocket age of today. The museum also showcases the Dallas/Fort Worth area, known today as the Aviation Capital of the World, played...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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6911 Lemmon Ave, Dallas, TX 75209-3603
This attraction is at Love Field
Northwest Dallas-love Field
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+1 214-350-1651
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Reviewed 3 days ago

this is a nice museum, but on the small side, and most of it seems to be a tribute to Southwest Airlines, which, I suppose is okay, seeing as the museum is at Love Field, Southwest's home. you won't need more than 45 minutes to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank pick_jeremy
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely museum, not too big but a good way to spend a couple of hours. Nice range of aircraft and memorabilia

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank t25gem
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I am an aviation buff and have been to many flight museums and airshows throughout the country. I first saw photos of "The Flying Pancake" in a set of the Book of Knowledge that we had at our house in the 40's. I would look...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gene F
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

What an amazing museum. We were there for a wedding, but I called my husband to bring the kids early because the museum was so cool. They loved the exhibits and all the planes to look at.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vaavia E
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

My second visit. Small exhibits of different planes and wars. Planes hanging from ceilings. Great children’s play area. Good for families

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Located at Love Field learn all about aviation and Southwest Airlines. Learn how Southwest started and The other Texas airline Braniff. They have a small gift shop and model plane workshop to watch planes being built. They also have a nice selection of military planes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Located near Love Field, The Frontiers of Flight is a hidden gem. I took my three year old grandson. He was mesmerized by the large display of actual planes, space capsule and helicopters. I discovered that there is plenty for adults to enjoy and interesting...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

The Frontiers of Flight museum is an awesome facility located at Dallas Love Airport and it is MUST see. It reminded me of a smaller version of the Steven Udvar Hazy hanger in Washington DC. Ironically, this museum is an affiliate of the Smithsonian so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NYR421
Reviewed 22 August 2018

It was very interesting to see the different planes and the exhibits. It’s a small museum but there is a lot to see. There are some planes outside but the museum with most of the planes is inside and air conditioned. I was there on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We’re so glad we added this to our itinerary at the last minute. Our teenagers were pleasantly surprised at how much they enjoyed it and my aerospace engineer husband was impressed. I appreciated the nice balance of things to look at as well as read...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Alison H
7 August 2017|
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Response from DudesAdrift | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but as in all situations with toddlers, they must be supervised. It is not a place where they can just run and touch everything. There is a very nice play area however just for them.
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Response from Massawuhyum | Reviewed this property |
Yes and no. If you just want to look w/o reading, then maybe you could get away with it. If you want to soak in the full experience, especially if you get a tour, you might be pulling it a little close.
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