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Palm Springs Air Museum

745 N Gene Autry Trl, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-5464
+1 760-778-6262
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Overlooked historical museum in Palm Springs

For years we have driven past the Air Museum saying someday. Our plans were changed by weather (too... read more

Reviewed today
SandyandRalph
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Alhambra, California
Can't Recommend it Enough!

We have an air museum nearby my home in CT but this one dwarfs it. My wife and I spent 3+ hours... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tom-in-CT
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Connecticut
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Rated by CNN as one of the top 14 Air Museums in the World. This facility Gives visitors an up-close look at the legendary fighters and bombers of WWII, Korea, and Vietnam.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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745 N Gene Autry Trl, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-5464
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+1 760-778-6262
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Reviewed today

For years we have driven past the Air Museum saying someday. Our plans were changed by weather (too hot at 111) so we stopped at the museum. With a military history background this was like Disneyland on steroids and without that background it was still...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We have an air museum nearby my home in CT but this one dwarfs it. My wife and I spent 3+ hours exploring the exhibits and talking with the staff. One gentleman there said they have less than 6 employees and everyone else is volunteer....More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This eas a free admission they do take donations the aircraft was amazing from old bombers to helicopters to machine gun plan s to medic planes and training simulator they had it all and a gift shop too

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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is a big air museum. It has Four hangers to explore all the different types of air craft. You could spend hours at this air museum. You can tour a B17 Bomber in the museum. I learned a lot of what the B17...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great venue and highly educational for old and new alike! Always changing exhibits and programs provide a great range of opportunities for people of all ages to learn about the living history of aviation flight during times of war and conflicts.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Palm Springs Air Museum is one of the best aviation museums in North America. It is dedicated to the preservation and history of warplanes from the second World War right to present day. The museum staff and docents are enthusiastic and knowledgeable, with many...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Amazing collection of aircraft and an excellent facility. I highly recommend this for every one interested in aviation

Thank Joe W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my son to this museum during a vacation. Wow... this place is so awesome. The docents were all very nice and so willing to share their stories. They took time to tell you about their service and the history of the planes and vehicles...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only other time I visited this attraction was over a decade ago, and my memories were of wow, while this time I sort of knew what to expect. As before, there was a building dedicated to the Asia conflicts and another to the European....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great time at the Flower drop. A few exceptions. There were a few grumpy volunteers. The woman I guess in charge of setting up the outside ticket area was a stress ball. A few grumpy volunteers inside. Buy so many nice ones....More

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Mel A
28 May 2018|
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Response from Deborah S | Reviewed this property |
We rented a car near LAX. Sixt car rental. Drove to Palm Springs. Just a couple of hours on a Sunday. Saw the train station though.
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Ron E
7 February 2018|
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Response from nancyinChicago_13 | Reviewed this property |
Probably service dogs for sure. There's a lot of open space and people milling about. I wouldn't, if I didn't need to take an animal there.
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travel8285
2 February 2018|
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Response from Nichimous55 | Reviewed this property |
THE hours are listed on the website
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