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World Kite Museum & Hall of Fame

303 Sid Snyder Drive, Long Beach, WA 98631
+1 360-642-4020
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I never knew

As a kid I played with kites, but I never knew just how diverse the world of kites can be. There... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2015
AngusDad
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Color in the sky

What a blast! Every which way you look there's something colorful and one if a kind in the sky... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2015
jagsigns
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Sumpter, Oregon
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Long Beach's winds make it a mecca for kite enthusiasts.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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303 Sid Snyder Drive, Long Beach, WA 98631
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+1 360-642-4020
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Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

As a kid I played with kites, but I never knew just how diverse the world of kites can be. There are kites from all over the world, with wonderful videos on how kites are used in other cultures. There is a part on how...More

Thank AngusDad
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

What a blast! Every which way you look there's something colorful and one if a kind in the sky. Too many events going on to go to them all. Will remember our first kite fight we saw forever!

Thank jagsigns
Reviewed 21 August 2015

We've been to this museum a couple times and have enjoyed seeing it evolve. It is very small but has a nice selection of kites from around the world and does a nice job explaining how kites have been used throughout history. They also have...More

1  Thank normbeckyjohnson
Reviewed 6 August 2015

I've never been into kites but during a day trip to the beach, it was close by. It had some really unique kites. I think it was the only museum I've ever been in where you can actually touch the displays. If you're a fan...More

Thank smhwerner920
Reviewed 26 July 2015

The World Kite Museum makes a lovely diversion for an hour or two while you're in Long Beach. The collection includes some beautiful kites from around the world and a fascinating look at military uses for kites. Videos supplement the artifacts and give an opportunity...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Small quaint museum about kites with every kind of kite you could imagine on sale. Worth a short stop especially with children but my wife and I were traveling alone and we enjoyed the museum a lot.

Thank ROBYNBASTA
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Never having been to a kite museum before, I wasn't sure what to expect. But, overall, it was an interesting place to visit, especially if you are into kites. It covers a wide array of kite types and the history of kites from all over...More

Thank Forester67
Reviewed 30 June 2015

This is a fun and exciting place to visit. Kite flying is a long standing tradition at the beach. And, Long Beach is the best place for it. Take the family and learn about the best of the best. It will inspire you to take...More

Thank Coleton K
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

There are some interesting things here. It is currently showing posters from all of the kite festival years, plus video clips from recent festivals. Some of these were quite amazing. Upstairs features kite history and selections from various nations, mostly from Asia. There are two...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Interesting. If you're a kite lover, especially if you're interested in their use in various cultures, it's probably right up your alley.

Thank pamelakay1946
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