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Free entry, lot of plains, lot of games and interaction, they offer also guided tours, restaurant... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Barton631
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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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Excellent museum

I rode a motorcycle from Stockholm to Linkoping just to visit this museum. Very good. All aircraft... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Dan S
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Los Gatos, California
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Flygvapenmuseum, the Swedish Air Force Museum, is a modern technical and cultural history museum with exhibitions that trace the development of military aviation from the pioneers of the early 20th century to the present. It offers a unique...more
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Free entry, lot of plains, lot of games and interaction, they offer also guided tours, restaurant to eat and drink, free parking. At least 2 hours!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barton631
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I rode a motorcycle from Stockholm to Linkoping just to visit this museum. Very good. All aircraft in beautiful shape. Very unique aircraft sine it's based on European aircraft so it's a big change from the common variety of aircraft you see in the states....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dan S
Reviewed 23 September 2018

I'm a big fan of Swedish military aviation as well as planes in general, so this was a real treat. See Sweden's aircraft from the First World War to the present in their historical context, try loads of interactive activities, and learn the strange, sad...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Huskyteer
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We had a great time at this museum. Make sure you get enough time to enjoy everything, 3-4 hours. This museum is divided in different areas and I couldn't pick up just one! Planes, animals, cold war, plane wreck. And icing on the cake :...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mariebl0is
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Didn't know what to expect, but trust me, they have airplanes on display and enough context to make you appreciate them more. Plenty of explanation in English, nice overview of military aviation history from a Swedish perspective.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Peppe_Kl
Reviewed 20 July 2018

My wife and I visited here from Stockholm. Entry is free and it's well worth visiting. The displays are translated into English and there is a wide range of planes to see. The DC-3 exhibition is very good and explains a lot about an incident...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sean O
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Exiting and educational for both kids and adults. A lot of old and newer aircraft on display. Highlights are the room dedicated to the DC-3 incident in the 1950s and the “lab” where you and your kids can try different experiments. I’m astonished that there...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Magnus G
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Of course an "air force museum" is a show of military might and accomplishments - but getting a glimpse into neutral Sweden's approach to self defense and self-reliance in technology was impressive! I have to admit, I am very fond of planes anyways...

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ullrich0815
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Comprehensive exhibition of SwAF aircraft as well as other items somehow connected to SwAF. Lots of activities for children. Admission is free.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 746peru
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This museum is probably the best airplane museum in Sweden, all af the air force planes are shown togehther with a lot of other planes. The Swedish DC3 that was shoot down on international water Baltic Sea is now recreated and on a special exhibition....More

Date of experience: October 2017
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