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Oakland Aviation Museum

8252 Earhart Rd, Oakland, CA 94621-4548
+1 510-638-7100
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Planes again

Although this is a small museum the staff were friendly and helpful the museum was larger than... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
norahhart
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arundel
Great small museum, worth the visit

I found this museum while doing an ariel search of the area planning our trip to the USS Hornet. My... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
1bekkijo
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8252 Earhart Rd, Oakland, CA 94621-4548
This attraction is at Metropolitan Oakland Intl Airport
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although this is a small museum the staff were friendly and helpful the museum was larger than expected idea morning filler before an afternoon departure from oakland

Thank norahhart
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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

I found this museum while doing an ariel search of the area planning our trip to the USS Hornet. My son was immediately thrilled because they have one of the few A3s on display so looked forward to the visit for several weeks. When we...More

Thank 1bekkijo
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Reviewed November 27, 2017

I recently visited the Oakland Aviation Museum as I hadn't been there in a few years. The staff was certainly friendly and there are quite a few interesting aircraft some of which are unique. However, the material condition of many of the planes, particularly those...More

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Reviewed November 13, 2017

it is an excellent place to visit for aviation history. planes on display were interesting. my great grandson love it.

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Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

We dropped into to the museum en route to the airport and car drop off (just around the corner) as we had some time to kill and it proved to be well spent My partner works in the sector and is an aircraft enthusiast so...More

Thank MStanleyLondon
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Reviewed October 13, 2017

My husband and I enjoy aviation museums and this is one of the best! There are so many aircraft outside including the amazing Solent Flying Boat which is opened on Sundays. The displays inside are interesting and eclectic - Amelia Earhart, Jimmy Doolittle, Trans Ocean...More

Thank travelteachCA
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

Came here with my husband. We really enjoyed visiting this museum a lot. Nice, friendly, knowledgeable staff. Loads of planes inside the museum and outside the museum from different eras. There are airplane engines and other memorabilia on display. You'll learn a lot about aviation...More

Thank LisaandRod93013
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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Wow. This is a great place to visit. If only to see the British Airways Flying Boat. What we need is some bizilionaire with bags of cash and no manners to drop a wad on this place so it can become as remarkable and as...More

Thank Jack A
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Reviewed May 30, 2017

We has a day to spend in Berkeley / Oakland before our flight home on the next morning. Unfortunately for us, this was a Monday and we found out that virtually all museums and attractions in the area are closed on Monday. So, beware, and...More

Thank Fingerpicker8
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Reviewed October 29, 2016

Wanted to go to a museum and after a quick search stumbled upon the Oakland Aviation Museum. Upon entering we were greeted immediately by a friendly face and was given a quick overview of what we were going to find. After walking in and getting...More

Thank Jill W
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