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This aviation museum grows every time I visit. The variety and quality of the restoration is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Victoria, Canada

We toured the aviation museum as a group of six, with ages ranging from 2 to 71! Having enjoyed air... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2018
Bunbury, Australia
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Come enjoy a trip back in time with the whole family, with over 20 aircraft on display in Sidney, at The BC Aviation Museum! Where learning and fun meet! Memorable visitor experiences include: • Sit in the cockpit of a warplane. • Discover the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1910 Norseman Rd, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 5V5, Canada
+1 250-655-3300
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This aviation museum grows every time I visit. The variety and quality of the restoration is excellent and the people are friendly and knowledgeable. The last time I came the BC Aviation Museum had just became the new home of the BC Aviation Hall of...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2018

We toured the aviation museum as a group of six, with ages ranging from 2 to 71! Having enjoyed air museums in many countries*, I hadn't expected to find the range of aeroplanes, such a high quality of restoration, or such interesting, well-informed guides. It's...More

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Reviewed July 15, 2018

A small and quaint museum. The guys that were running the gift shop were very interesting to talk to. Larry took us round the planes in the museum and he had lots of tidbits of information. My husband is the real enthusiast so he had...More

Thank ilovetouring
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

This was really cool. I did not think I'd be so interested in planes but I really enjoyed this museum. I was there with a group of my pathfinder friends and I think everyone had a good time I know I did.

Thank Charlene L
Reviewed July 8, 2018

A quaint little museum. Larry was an awesome tour guide, as he kept me intrigued by little tidbits of information around aviation. Although aviation is not my particular cup of tea, he did tell me that there was always the possibility of aviation careers after...More

Thank Julia M
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Larry was an amazing head tour guide! He was extremely passionate about aviation (history, careers, airports, policies, etc..) and his knowledge about this topic was extensive. He kept us intrigued and engaged. Our group loved the tour and the planes. We would love to come...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

A great little aviation museum. Amazingly all run by volunteers, The tour guides are very knowledgeable and only too happy to answer your questions. The displays get bigger and better every time we visit. For aviation buffs it is a treasure and for everyone else...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Friendly guides, enjoyed swapping aeroplane stories with them. One of them even gave me a lift to the bus stop. Well worth a look if you're in Victoria and are a aeroplane buff.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Always check this museum out when we are on the island. Volunteers very friendly and they are always changing exhibits and restoring different aircraft

Thank sharon c
Reviewed April 5, 2018

I also mean girls of course but you know how the saying goes! This place is great on a rainiy day. For the grown ups a lot of history and exhibits. For the little ones play airoplanes they can sit in and work the controls...More

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Response from jcrev2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but I can't remember what it was, and it is not on their website. You can call 250-655-3300 during daytime hours to find out.
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Response from celticmorning2 | Reviewed this property |
Open from 10:00 to 4:00 during the day thru Sept. 30th. You would have to keep an eye on him. We were with a group of 4 people so small group setting. I think he would enjoy it for sure. It is not overwhelming like some... More