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Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum

7711 E Academy Blvd, Denver, CO 80230-6929
+1 303-360-5360
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Good time

Had a reception at the Wings Museum. Lots of planes on display and activities for children... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mickir
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Georgetown
Was nice but many things were roped off, could not sit in any cockpits either

I would say no fewer than 6 things were roped off and inaccessible. Aside from that it was a nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DaveAndAudrey
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Streamwood, Illinois
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Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum is Colorado's Official Air & Space Museum. Founded in 1994 and housed at the former Lowry Air Force Base in Denver, Wings is dedicated to inspiring, educating and entertaining the public about aviation and space endeavors of the past, present and future. Visitors will find over 50 aircraft on display, thrilling flight simulator experiences and a learning center dedicated to the expansion of aerospace education in Colorado. The Museum was also named 2016's best event venue in the Denver Metro by Colorado Meetings + Events Magazine.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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7711 E Academy Blvd, Denver, CO 80230-6929
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a reception at the Wings Museum. Lots of planes on display and activities for children. Recommend.

1  Thank mickir
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would say no fewer than 6 things were roped off and inaccessible. Aside from that it was a nice, quick museum to go through. A must for the aviation enthusiast.

1  Thank DaveAndAudrey
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a must do on a hot day in Denver. We spent 2 hours walking around the air conditioned exhibits reading all of the history behind these amazing planes and the folks who flew them. The military exhibits are not to be missed. What...More

1  Thank JandD877
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! What a great museum! In addition to fun air and space history there was an exhibit of Davinci's Inventions and art!!! Gary was at the information desk and his knowledge of museum is endless! There is a sculpture of pilots from WW 2...take the...More

2  Thank mzgypsymermaid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have been to the Air and Space Museum by Dulles airport you might want to bypass this museum. If you haven't then it is worth the stop. Lots of planes and exhibits to walk around. I don't know if you can book the...More

1  Thank nicolediane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went late morning and spent about 1.5 hours walking around looking at planes and playing in the kids area. Huge collection of planes and ability to look at them from many angles - loved it!

1  Thank Shelley M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our kiddo is very into airplanes, so we actually took him and some friends here for his birthday. The planes are great, the simulator was a hit, and love the open space of the hanger. Wish you could get in more of the planes though.

1  Thank milehighmamabear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the time with my nieces and nephews going around the museum. There are several planes and spacecraft replicas to look at. The staff was very nice and were basically the information givers rather than reading a bunch of placards. They were readily...More

1  Thank Amber N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a neat stop in Denver. Everything is well laid out, the volunteer staff members were very knowledgeable and fun to talk to. The DaVinci movie was terrible, but we did learn some about his life. The exhibit itself was good.

1  Thank Gena R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There needs to be better historical information given including stories about the air crafts yo make this place interesting and wotth a visit.

1  Thank Tl D
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xtc663
21 August 2016|
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Response from Wings M | Property representative |
Hi xtc663, We have a B-1A Bomber, not a B-1B bomber. Only the B-1B Bombers were ever in service. The model A aircraft were used as test machines. Thank you very much for your visit to the Museum! We hope you had a great... More
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Pamela D
18 August 2016|
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Response from Wings M | Property representative |
Hi Pamela, Thank you for your question. We do not have electric carts but do provide self-powered wheelchairs upon request.
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GeorgiaSB_67801
26 July 2016|
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Response from KL W | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Hampton Inn and Suites Cherry Creek, which was about a minute 15 drive from the museum.
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