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College Park Aviation Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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Great small museum

Spent a couple of hours here. Interesting exhibits and great information. It gets a little busy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bonitam664
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Riverdale Park, Maryland
Easy museum

This place is both reasonably sized for a manageable visit and very well done. Well priced and easy... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2018
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All reviews the wright brothers hands on activities interactive exhibits for kids nice little gift shop early history nice collection couple of hours all ages entrance fee great place for kids birthday parties spend an afternoon easy parking united states kids and adults take offs flight simulator
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a couple of hours here. Interesting exhibits and great information. It gets a little busy and noisy later in the morning and so go early to have a quiet experience.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bonitam664
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

This place is both reasonably sized for a manageable visit and very well done. Well priced and easy parking

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sightseer38664448465
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Nice displays of vintage aircraft and some interactive displays for teens and adults. $5 for adults and enough displays that you will want to spend at least an hour or two

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank johnfricke
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is a nice museum dedicated to early aviation as well as local aviation. If you can manage to go when it's not busy you can spend some time on the flight simulators as well. You can also watch airplanes land and take off at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank zzyzzx
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We've been coming here since our kids were very young, before there were interactive exhibits. Now there are planes to climb in, flight simulators, and lots of displays and recordings about the early history of flight, with good representation of the roles women and people...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

An interesting museum to visit with your family especially with your kids and have fun while educational backgrounds and display.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JunJ763
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The Museum is amazingly rich with history of airplanes and flight and has a link to the Smithsonain Museum. The planes, exhibit is and programs are rich with aviation’s culture and history. This site is a great place for kids to interact and explore as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

We went here when some of our children were visiting along with our grandchildren. It is not a large place, but the displays were very interesting, with a number of fun activities for the kids. It is attached to the oldest working airfield in the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

It is a decent and an only museum in college park. Nothing special about it but you can just go and take a quick tour with friends. It is just opposite College park metro station so not difficult to commute.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank NishantS774
Reviewed 3 July 2018

This was a fun musuem that a local recommended. My kids 10 and 15 both found things to interest them. Many hands-on exhibits kept them entertained. The replicas were interesting. I kearned a lot!

Date of experience: July 2018
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