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European Fighter Aircraft Museum

Closed Now: 09:00 - 12:00, 13:30 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 12:00, 13:30 - 17:00
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Flight history

It was very interesting to see a lot of the french airplanes but also planes from other european... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2016
Rolf S
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Nice, France
Well worth a visit!

Exhibition wise there are two sides to this museum. The quality of aircraft differs greatly... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
Kubikali
,
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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23 Dec 2016
“Flight history”
2 Oct 2016
“Well worth a visit!”
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Welcome to the Montelimar Aviation Museum. Situated on the outskirts of the touristic city of Montelimar, the Museum has one of the most magnificent collections of aircraft and engines in South Eastern France. It is one of the major sites dedicated...more
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| Aerodrome de Montelimar Ancone, 26200, Montelimar, France
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Reviewed 23 December 2016

It was very interesting to see a lot of the french airplanes but also planes from other european countries and from different times. It was also possible to visit the inside of a Caravelle, which was exciting even for those who have never been transported...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Rolf S
Management response:Responded 24 February 2017

Thank you for the nice review. We are glad to see that you enjoyed your visit. We are looking forward to welcoming you again. One day, who knows? Best regards.

Reviewed 2 October 2016

Exhibition wise there are two sides to this museum. The quality of aircraft differs greatly depending on whether they are on display indoors and outdoors. The outside aircraft really suffer from the climate. The museum has a great post war collection of jet aircraft from...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Kubikali
Management response:Responded 24 February 2017

Thank you for your review. We are glad to discover that you enjoyed our jet aircraft collection. Truth to say, part of our collection is exhibited outdoors, and thus exposed to weather conditions. This is why we are constantly re-modelling our site, building new hangars...More

Reviewed 23 November 2015

Anybody that loves flying will be interested to go here. Don't expect too much however, as it is quite an old place and in need of some money to keep up with the times.More

Date of experience: March 2015
3  Thank florentinevaneeghen
Management response:Responded 26 May 2017

Thank you your review. We appreciate your comments. The museum was born 30 years ago, and we are proud to celebrate those 30 years of shared passion this year! Does that make us an "old" place? Possibly... We are a non-profit making organization run by...More

Reviewed 11 November 2015

For those who are in to aviation, air planes or just technology freaks. Mostly filled with jet fighters, but also having some passenger airliners to display makes this place cool to visit in Montelimar. Located beside the airport it is really easy to find. Take...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Management response:Responded 26 May 2017

Thank you so much for your nice review! We appreciate your comments greatly. We are looking forward to welcoming you again! Best regards

Reviewed 27 September 2014

mostly French of course ( Falklands war....) eg Bleriot, amazing to think anyone could risk that. BUT the usual French thing of being shut from 12 to 2 is so annoying, and no tickets sold after 11.30 too. Actually you can see a lot from...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank mcwDurham
Management response:Responded 26 May 2017

Thank you very much for your review. We are sorry that you arrived too late to visit the museum properly. It's a shame, really. We are a non-profit making organization run by volunteers, with only a few employees ... We do our best, anyway. We...More

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