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Museo Nacional Aeronautico y del Espacio

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I am a huge aviation geek and this trip was well worth the visit. Entrance was free on Sunday. The... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Murphy, Texas
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Great Collection - take a drink!

We visited the Aviation Museum not expecting much, but it was great! A really good selection of... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Durham, United Kingdom
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Av. Pedro Aguirre Cerda 5000 | Los Cerrillos, Santiago 8320000, Chile
435 3030
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Reviewed 10 November 2013

MNAE has a moderately large, interesting and well-presented collection of military and civil aircraft of diverse origin that were used in Chile. Most are originals, though there are a few replicas of early types. The collection is listed (with photos) in one part of the...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

I am a huge aviation geek and this trip was well worth the visit. Entrance was free on Sunday. The variety of planes to see was very cool. Number of DC-3 that looked in excellent condition from the outside. Staff was friendly. Looks like they...More

Thank MichaelO177
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We visited the Aviation Museum not expecting much, but it was great! A really good selection of aircraft (from models to retired to replicas) and enough information for kids and adults alike (although largely in Spanish). Well worth a visit, but there’s nowhere to eat...More

Thank AlButler
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We loved the selection of aircraft at the museum, they have a wide display of military and commercial aircraft used in Chile and some from other countries too. The only issue we had was that there was very little information in English (90% only in...More

1  Thank AvidGlobeHopper
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Sadly I had exactly 2 hours -and no more. I managed to take a photo of all but a couple of planes in a gated area outside the main hangar. The staff were as helpful as possible allowing for some unable to speak english. I...More

Thank Ken N
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

If you enjoy planes this is the place! Lots of planes, civilian and military as well. Good selection of planes! The PBY Catalina is huge, amazing!

Thank Fabiano Mitsuo H
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I spent a whole morning looking at the airplanes. There is a Blanik that was used to cross the Andes, many aircraft used by the Chilean Air Force and even a Mystere that was a swap with a museum in Israel.

Thank FerLich
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This museum had a tremendous mix of military and civilian aircraft that ran the full gamut. Hawker Hunter to a Bt-19 yellow peril. They had a US Navy Kingfisher which was the first plastic airplane model I ever built some 50 years ago. French Mysterie,...More

Thank beagleshnout
Reviewed 10 December 2015

if you like planes then this place to go. The museum shows the whole history of Chilean aviation and it free Outside the main two terrace the left one is for Naval aircraft and the right one has Air Force one Inside the well detail...More

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

We went here with our two kids. It was a nice day with lots to see. The museum could be improved by allowing access to more of the grounds around it, we could see a lot more aircrafts in places where we were not permitted...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 23 April 2015

Museo Aeronautico y del Espacio is located in part of where Aeropuerto de Los Cerrillos, Santiago de Chile main airport, was located in the sixties. It has a nice and interesting display of military and civil aircrafts.

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