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Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada

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Immaculate and so well presented

I visited the museum on a Sunday and I was lucky enough to be around for an escorted tour by Gerry... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
holidaymakery2k
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Lincolnshire
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Beautiful aircraft and very helpful staff

Not as big as some, and sadly closing in October, there is a wonderful selection of aircraft at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Veganguy
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Richmond Hill, Canada
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Winnipeg's Aviation Museum -- dedicated to the preservation, restoration and display of Canada's unique aviation heritage from the golden age of bush flying.
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958 Ferry Rd | Hangar T-2, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0Y8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I visited the museum on a Sunday and I was lucky enough to be around for an escorted tour by Gerry. He is so knowledgeable and I’m sure I will remember many elements of the museum and the exhibits because Gerry put the information over...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not as big as some, and sadly closing in October, there is a wonderful selection of aircraft at this museum and it’s well worth a visit. The staff is very helpful, knowledgeable and accommodating. I’m glad I went there but I’m very sorry to hear...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will be returning and bringing family and friends. Excellent place to visit for location and exhibit

Thank pam a
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Would have liked to know ahead that you can only enter the Vickers Viscount on guided tours offered on specific days --> should be written on their website!

Thank Francis R
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

My 11 yr old and I had a fantastic visit at the aviation museum today! Gerry was the best guide I’ve ever seen! He worked really hard at engaging the kids in the group and had some really good jokes along the way! He really...More

1  Thank angie f
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We attended the aviation museum with several family members. We all enjoyed it very much. It is a great museum with lots to see. We enjoyed being able to go into the Air Canada Vicker's Viscount that had recently been refurbished. Our adult children enjoyed...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Housed in what looked like the original passenger terminal of the Winnipeg Airport (probably not yet international then), with the right counter, scale, and door to the tarmac (and a photo showing same at the time of use), this museum is very much about 'how'...More

1  Thank CoolBristol
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

My 13 year old son and I went here today. We have been to many museums together and this one is one of the better ones. When we arrived we were told about a tour that would happen. Best decision as the tour guide Gerry...More

1  Thank Esther C
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Very interesting tour. But there are so many planes crammed into this one hangar, that it is impossible to take individual photos. What they need is a bigger hangar.

Thank Bill C
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

A very small museum. It was interesting to see the different types of aviation in Canada’s history. I personally enjoyed the section on the impact of Women in aviation. My husband really liked this place.

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