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Airline History Museum

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Fascinating walk thru history...

Plane buffs hanger filled with planes, parts, and projects. A modest fee finds one in an up close... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Twin City, Georgia
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This attraction is a great way to spend a couple of hours while in Kansas City. The tour gives you... read more

Reviewed November 28, 2018
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Airline history museum at Kansas City airport devoted to saving and preserving old aircraft, including "connies".
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201 NW Lou Holland Dr, Kansas City, MO 64116-4223
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Plane buffs hanger filled with planes, parts, and projects. A modest fee finds one in an up close and fascinating group of planes being. Reclaimed and restored by dedicated club members!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank jesseMN
Reviewed November 28, 2018

This attraction is a great way to spend a couple of hours while in Kansas City. The tour gives you some information about some of the earlier TWA planes, as well as history of the airport, and you get to walk through a Connie and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank RazrBlzr
Reviewed November 4, 2018

I held my book club meeting there - the book was The Flight Attendant so it was the perfect location. The volunteers were fabulous with the tour - and gave us special bookmarks to celebrate the occasion.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Came by on a weekday and would up getting a one-on-one tour from a young man who really knew his stuff. I'm an aviation geek and spent 1 1/2 hours there. This was very a informative tour. The tour of the Constellation alone would justify...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

The kids had a random day out of school so we were looking for things to do and we had talked about going to this place for a while so decided to check it out! Since my Dad had worked for TWA it was so...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank ScrappinTraveler
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Not a glitsy, polished museum but the staff is extremely enthusiatic about their subject and make the visit highly entertaining. There is a short film, a large room filled with photos, uniforms and other airline memorabilia, and finally you enter an actual working hangar (VERY...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank yanks72
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Being airplane "geeks" we loved this museum. It is not the "Museum of Flight", but it is interesting looking at how air travel has changed since its inception. The tour was informative and the tour guide was interesting and loved kids and questions. I don't...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

A must go if your into planes and things. The restoration of the old Connie is awesome and much in the way of TWA history, hated to see it go.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Ken C
Reviewed July 15, 2018

This is one of two thematically-related museums on the grounds of KC's Downtown Airport (now limited to general aviation). It holds memorabilia from TWA and other airlines. They have several more-or-less complete airliners including a Lockheed Super G Constellation, L1011, DC3 and Martin 404. My...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank SockFour
Reviewed June 16, 2018

This museum has a hanger full of planes and parts of planes to look at and enjoy. A very good movie to explain the reason for the museum and what was there. If you have read the newspapers about the new aircraft with berths aboard...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Per their website they are open Wed-Sat from 10-4
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