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Finnish Aviation Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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A great experience

The museum could do with more space, but there was lots of interesting planes to see. It is a good... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2018
b f
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
A heaven for aviation enthusiasts

There are two exhibition halls full of planes. Maybe too much for that space. The highlight for me... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Mikael F
Vantaa, Finland
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The Finnish Aviation Museum is a national special aviation museum located close to Helsinki-Vantaa Airport.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Karhumaentie 12, Vantaa 01530, Finland
+358 9 8700870
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

The museum could do with more space, but there was lots of interesting planes to see. It is a good place to spend a few hours when you are waiting to fly out. The museum is one stop on the train beside the airport. It...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank b f
Reviewed October 2, 2018

There are two exhibition halls full of planes. Maybe too much for that space. The highlight for me was the Convair Metropolitan. You could also climb the stairs and see it from inside. It gave me flashbacks from my childhood. I was 12 years old...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mikael F
Reviewed August 26, 2018

One of the big Aviation museums in Finland. We were given a guided tour and although aircraft are tightly packed in for photography, there are some rare and interesting types. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Derek R
Reviewed June 22, 2018

I wanted to give this review five stars because of the rarity of some of the aeroplanes in the museum. However, the exhibits are in need of more attention - even just a good dusting - and it's all crowded into quite a small space;...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 107adriany
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

This aviation museum is near by airport has a finnair plane ✈️ at entry for display . We had free time at vantaa airport so visited and kids enjoyed

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Aviation museum offers nice experience for travellers who are interested in aviation, Finnish history, museums or just want to spend a nice day in Vantaa area. Museum has a cafe and a small souvenier shop. Has also Draken simulator available for everyone.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Finland has a proud military and civil aviation record. There are some very rare machines on display. The display area is cramped so it is difficult to get good photos. It is also very cold in winter in the displays so, keep your jacket on....More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

Everything was featured very well. Aircrafts were in good shape. You can visit at any month you want without traffic. Quite cheap ticket. Just one kilometer away from the airport terminal. By walking 20 minutes.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ks6086
Reviewed December 21, 2017

This is really a museum, dust covered out dated museum. Interesting enough for one visit, but nothing for returning customers.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank AnuK42
Reviewed November 21, 2017

Located on the edge of the airport and about a 20 minute walk from the airport terminal, open most days from 10am. Has about 60 aircraft/helicopters on display in 2 halls. Aircraft are very close together making photography difficalt. A cafe is on site for...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Lai W
September 14, 2017|
Response from tides2017 | Reviewed this property |
ilmailumuseo.fi/en/hinnasto/ Here is a link to them webside. Adults 10 eur, children 7 eur, children under 7 years free, family ticket 25 eur.
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Response from Kari H | Reviewed this property |
You can. But it's not guarded, it will be on your responsibility. (My jacket has never been stolen there...)
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