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Canadian Historical Aircraft Association

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A wonderful place to visit!

We were visiting Winsor last year and happened to visit the Canadian Historical Aircraft... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ks172017
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Not your ordinary aviation museum

The very knowledgeable guide walked us through the hangar explaining the restoration projects... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
alisonmaes
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Huntington Woods, Michigan
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The Canadian Historical Aircraft Association is located in the main hangar of the old No. 7 Elementary Flying Training School at the southwest corner of Windsor International Airport. We feature Avro Lancaster and de Havilland Mosquito restoration...more
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104-2600 Airport Rd, Windsor, Ontario N8V 1A1, Canada
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+1 519-966-9742
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting Winsor last year and happened to visit the Canadian Historical Aircraft Association Museum. It was a surprisingly interesting place. The people who support the museum there were so forthcoming in sharing their information and we had a wonderfully informative tour. Lots of...More

1  Thank ks172017
CH2A_Hangar, Manager at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the visit and for the great review. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The very knowledgeable guide walked us through the hangar explaining the restoration projects occurring - all made possible by volunteers. Though I was expecting to walk through on my own and read placards with information, I was pleasantly surprised how engaging it was to listen...More

Thank alisonmaes
CH2A_Hangar, Manager at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad you enjoyed your tour and hope to see you again. And we appreciate your kind review, too!

Reviewed June 3, 2018

My son is an aviation fan, and this place was a big hit with him. They have a Mosquito and a Lancaster being restored in their huge hanger / workshop, fighter jets and machine gun turrets that my son was able to sit in and...More

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CH2A_Hangar, Manager at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Thanks for the great review. We hope to see you and your son here again soon!

Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

We visited the CHAA at the Windsor, ON airport on a whim (since we had a few hours to fill between engagements). Wow, were we ever pleasantly surprised by this hidden gem! The Association offers guided tours - including of a wonderful work-in-progress restoration of...More

Thank Randy H
CH2A_Hangar, Manager at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2018

Many thanks for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. Tell all your friends!!

Reviewed March 31, 2018

I've lived in Windsor for 10 years and I never knew this place existed! Our tour guide Don was incredibly knowledgeable and passionate, making our tour incredibly interesting. He told us so many amazing stories and knew every detail about every plane's history. I can't...More

2  Thank Romina M
CH2A_Hangar, Manager at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2018

Thanks for that kind review, Romina. It was a pleasure to meet you and tell you about our great organization. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Amazing Lancaster and Mosquito on display. Our boys thought it was awesome. Don provided a super informative tour. They take pride in what they do. Well done!

1  Thank John B
CH2A_Hangar, Manager at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2018

Thanks for your kind words, John. It was a pleasure to meet you all. Hope to see you at the hangar again!

Reviewed January 25, 2018

Was lucky enough to speak to the project head for both the Mosquito and Lancaster projects, and learnt a little Windsor history at the same time. These folks have put in so very much work, it is inspiring to see what they have done!

Thank skorralkeen
CH2A_Hangar, Manager at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

It was great to meet you, too. Thanks for the visit and great review. Hope to see you around the hangar again some day.

Reviewed December 28, 2017

While visiting my daughter in the Detroit MI area, a search of Trip Advisor found the Canadian Historical Aircraft Associaton near the Windsor airport. Our trip could not have been more enjoyable. The highlight of our visit was the De Haviland Mosquito where we were...More

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CH2A_Hangar, Manager at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2017

Thanks for your kind review. We enjoyed meeting you and hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

Our company held their Annual General Meeting here and it was a great success! Venue was super unique and we had quite a bit of time to explore. Worth a visit and definitely a unique place to hold business events. Was very interesting to visit...More

1  Thank mar_lynn222
CH2A_Hangar, Manager at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2017

We appreciate your review and hope you will consider using our facility again in the future. Thank you!

Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

They have done a nice job of presentation and display . We really enjoyed seeing local history up close an some days even in flight. It's definitely a local hidden gem. Take the family and check these guys out .

Thank Greg B
CH2A_Hangar, Manager at Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Thanks for stopping by and thank you for the great review. We hope to see you again soon.

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