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Historic Flight Foundation

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Address: 10719 Bernie Webber Drive, Mukilteo, WA 98274
Phone Number: +1 425-348-3200
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
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Historic Flight Foundation offers a collection of the most important...

Historic Flight Foundation offers a collection of the most important aircraft produced between 1927 and 1957 - all restored and airborne again.Our mission goes beyond serving as trustees of an era. We want you to experience the roar of our F8F “Wampus Cat” taking off. Watch engineers at work restoring the aircraft to flying condition. Share the rush of viewing international treasures from all angles. Experience history in motion.

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Must see flight museum

Went to Boeing factory tour then to Historic Flight Foundation. Planes are restored to perfect condition and most still fly. Amazing collection of WWII and Vietnam war era... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Dave C
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Boeing factory tour then to Historic Flight Foundation. Planes are restored to perfect condition and most still fly. Amazing collection of WWII and Vietnam war era planes and other vehicles used in these wars. First class collection you won't be disappointed. Don't miss Historic Flight Foundation!

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Paramus, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a collection of planes, tanks,etc from mostly World War ll, all collected by Paul Allen, previously of Microsoft. Every plane, tank,etc works and is driven/flown at least once a year. There are some very rare vehicles in the collection.

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St. Catharines, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Flyable historical airplanes. Guided tour by volunteers of the foundation. You were able to climb into a B 25 bomber outside A couple special cars are in the museum as well. Small museum and the cost was $15 to enter

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Thank Lori T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

This museum is not as large as the Future of Flight Aviation Center and Boeing Tour however it was some vintage war planes that are very impressive to see.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

An interesting collection of airworthy vintage aircraft including B25, Tigercat and DC3. It is possible to book flights in the collection's aircraft if you have deep pockets.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

I have been to many aircraft museums and this on ranks among the best. The variety of the planes, with a focus on WW2 was incredible. You would have to travel to multiple museums to see the aircraft that are displayed here. You had a clear view of the aircraft and nice descriptions and the history of the planes. If... More 

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Mission, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

My wife and I were fortunate to win a trip to the Historic Flight Foundation's Vintage Aircraft Weekend on Labour Day after entering a contest at the Abbotsford international Airshow in Abbotsford, BC Canada. I have been going to the Abbotsford Airshow for a number of years and am always thrilled to see the vintage aircraft that the Historic Flight... More 

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Mercer Island, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Vera and Carl (pilot & copilot) very informative and friendly. I really enjoyed the beautiful trip up thru the San Juan's and back across Whidbey Island. Our 22 month old granddaughter loved the airplanes. Thank you to Jessica for her help.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Classic aircraft kept in great condition, many if not all still flying, volunteers friendly and helpful.

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

I'm very much a lover of anything aviation related! This is a hidden little gem within a city that caters to the aeronautical industry. It's not far off the beaten path either!

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