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Aviation Hall of Fame of New Jersey

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Address: 400 Fred Wehran Dr, Teterboro, NJ 07608-1114
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+1 201-288-6344
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 16:00
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2014 OPEN COCKPIT WEEKENDS! March 29-30, May 24-25, July 26-27, Sept....

2014 OPEN COCKPIT WEEKENDS! March 29-30, May 24-25, July 26-27, Sept. 27-28, Nov. 15,16

From 10 AM till 4 PM Saturday and Sunday. This gives our patrons two days over the weekend to come out to this special event instead of just one as in the past. Visitors can sit in the cockpits of a one-of-a-kind 1950 Martin 202 airliner, a rare Lockheed-designed Bush Plane, a Cobra gunship helicopter, An HH-52A Coast Guard helicopter, an OV-1A Mohawk close support aircraft, our "Little-Cut-Up" aircraft control demonstrator, and the control cab of an Airport Rescue and Fire-Fighting truck.People, young and old can learn how the flight systems work. Qualified pilots will help guests understand the instruments and controls of these special aircraft.Admission $7.00 Adults, $5.00 Seniors and children under 12

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If you are into aviation

There isn't much to see and do in the Teterboro, NJ but we spent a pleasant hour checking out a lot of items from the history of flight in the NJ area. Staff is very helpful and... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2016
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Florida
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101 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

There isn't much to see and do in the Teterboro, NJ but we spent a pleasant hour checking out a lot of items from the history of flight in the NJ area. Staff is very helpful and enthusiastic. There are about 8 different flight related vehicles in the yard outside the building including a chopper from the Korean War. You... More 

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Thank Year_of_Tiger
Bergenfield, New Jersey
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94 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

OK - this is a SMALL air museum - NOT very complete... NOT alot of anything and it was waaaaaaay OVER PRICED!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Shea O, Manager at Aviation Hall of Fame of New Jersey, responded to this review

7700 square feet of interior space on two floors on an acre of property including an outdoor display area. 8 aircraft and helicopters on display (including a 1950 airliner you can board), multiple hands-on, interactive electronic exhibits, over 400 models, an opening video about human flight in NJ in a 60 seat theater, literally thousands of other artifacts on exhibit....all... More 

Haddonfield, New Jersey
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69 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

If you are not that enthusiastic about aviation, the friendly staff here will help you get almost as interested in air and space as they have been. (Yes, I am an air and space fan.) Anyway, on three floors you could see many scale-model sized air and space craft, some full-sized exhibits, and videos as well as pictures, texts, and... More 

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2 Thank Dotty K
West New York, New Jersey
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42 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

We went when they open the cock pit and allow children to go inside the planes , trucks and helicopters. This happens 4 times a year. My toddler loved touching everything and I can really see him learning and enjoying the day. The staff were extremely friendly, informative and accommodating to the children.

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2 Thank banole
Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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132 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We go there one Saturday with 2 teenagers. We saw it from the outside and the kids did not want to do in even. The place is small with few aircraft. I think small kids may enjoy it but not for teenagers.

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Thank pazitg
Suffern, New York
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328 reviews
169 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2016

This is a great museum, especially if you're an aviation enthusiast. There's lots to read, some interactive exhibits, especially on the first floor, and the museum covers just about all eras and aspects of aviation and some space travel. I enjoyed watching the orientation video and the video from the International Space Station, in particular. The museum held the attention... More 

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2 Thank MEEEK
Forked River, New Jersey
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422 reviews
139 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Despite the name, there's a great deal of space artifacts for space enthusiasts like myself - Mark Kelly's personal, flown items, photographs of the NJ astronauts, a display case on Greg Linteris. The aviation exhibits, both inside and outside are great too, although the 1950s airliner which one can walk through needs some TLC and has seen better days. A... More 

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New York City, New York
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63 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We just happened on this place visiting Teterboro Airport. It's small, but we learned a lot about aviation history. They have films and photos in addition to the HOF plaques.

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2 Thank KFlaxJardine
Hackensack, New Jersey
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24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Basically we would have never made it to the moon or had Emilia Earhart without the innovation of the people of New Jersey. Great place to visit in northern NJ. The people that work their really love the place and the fact that you came in the door and are eager to explain and show you all of the exhibits.... More 

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3 Thank emile507
Verona, Nj
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132 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This museum is a gem of history. They have museum with artifacts (including two actual pieces of wreckage from the Hindenberg), Jet and Propeller engine displays, the first flight simulator, and tributes to many NJ aviation heros. The museum also has an outside exhibit space with the only remaining Martin 202 aircraft, the front section of a Convair 880 jetliner,... More 

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