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Planes of Fame Air Museum

755 Mustang Way, Valle Airport, Williams, AZ 86046-5014
+1 928-635-1000
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Great even for non enthusiasts

On the way back from Grand Canyon, my family stopped at the Air museum just to take a look. The... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2016
jiachaol
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Singapore
Perfect Little Aircraft Museum

On the way back from the Grand Canyon to Sedona, I saw on the map the "Planes of Fame Air Museum... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2016
Pharmacomedian
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Tucson
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Located at the intersection of Highways 180 & 64 at Valle-Williams Airport, south of south rim of Grand Canyon, the museum is open daily 9-5 except Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Nearly three dozen warbirds and classic aircraft are on display including the Lockheed C-121A Constellation which was General Douglas MacArthur's personal VIP transport. For more information about the museum, the annual Warbird Fly-in in June or special membership programs, visit our website.
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755 Mustang Way, Valle Airport, Williams, AZ 86046-5014
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

On the way back from Grand Canyon, my family stopped at the Air museum just to take a look. The old hangar is full of vintage and classic planes, even a small armoured scout car. My dad loved the place. I' glad that we visited...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2016

On the way back from the Grand Canyon to Sedona, I saw on the map the "Planes of Fame Air Museum" and my wife agreed to indulge my love of aviation. It is a fairly small museum, with one hangar of aircraft and a few...More

Thank Pharmacomedian
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Reviewed 20 December 2015

On the way to the Grand Canyon we toured this excellent Museum. If you like Aircraft this place along the Hwy is well worth the stop...........Am glad this vintage aircraft have a home and are being taken care of.......

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Reviewed 12 December 2015

Made a special trip to see the museum, flying up from Mesa, AZ, to land at the adjacent airfield that is right next to the museum. Although small and in a fairly remote location, this museum, which is located in an unheated hanger (so wear...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2015

We visited on our way to Williams. The museum is small but there is quite a few aircraft in there. There is Los a boneyard outside

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Reviewed 15 November 2015

We came across this little gem on our trip from the Grand Canyon to the Pima Air & Space Museum. After touring the aircraft hangar, we moved across to the adjacent building that held a small collection of antique automobiles. We were also fortunate to...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2015

This museum is an overflow facility of the main Planes Of Fame museum however it is worth a look in itself. Well spaced out hangar exhibits which tend to rotate as they are flyable, and get occasionally swapped with the main facility. When we were...More

Thank MushnKit
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Reviewed 29 October 2015

We stopped here on the way back from the grand canyon. The collection, while not as large as their Chino museum, has a number of interesting planes. They have many exhibits of people and events. In many respects, the smaller collection made the visit more...More

Thank Mark672
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Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Great museum for World War 2 fans. Seeing the planes in front of you is way better than seeing its photos. A dozen personal displays of young warriors lost were part of the air history. Great place to educate and inspire the new generation of...More

Thank Ang1370
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Reviewed 14 October 2015

The grandsons love any kind of planes,so while we were in Flagstaff I googled air museum and found the Planes of Fame Museum. The museum has quite a few aircraft in the hanger with a few more out side. There was a lot of small...More

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Tom M
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Response from lightningflyer | Reviewed this property |
Hi - It was $10 - think it was $5 for children
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