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Wings Of Eagles Discovery Center

339 Daniel Zenker Dr, Horseheads, NY 14845-1008
+1 607-358-4247
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One of a Kind Glider Museum with Optional Glider Rides

Well organized glider museum with fun displays for the whole family. Glider rides an option... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
marilynanddavidn
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To keep the doors open, they have sold off too many great aircraft. It is a shadow of its ggreat pst

Reviewed November 9, 2017
David F
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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339 Daniel Zenker Dr, Horseheads, NY 14845-1008
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+1 607-358-4247
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

Well organized glider museum with fun displays for the whole family. Glider rides an option weather-permitting.More

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Karen R, Executive Officer at Wings Of Eagles Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

While we appreciate you crediting Wings of Eagles with the feedback, I believe you may be describing the National Soaring Museum on Harris Hill (it certainly sounds it from your glowing description as they have a fantastic facility). Here at Wings of Eagles Discovery Center...More

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Reviewed November 9, 2017

To keep the doors open, they have sold off too many great aircraft. It is a shadow of its ggreat pst

Thank David F
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

Very exciting and educational. Seeing the planes, reading and seeing the history, meeting the curators and having a light lunch made this experience a must.

Thank Maryann S
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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed reading about the history of all the planes and sitting inside the Huey helicopter. The flight simulator was also pretty fun.

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Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

We stopped by after reading the reviews. Such great exhibits and watching the kids learn by doing was amazing. They even had a simulator for a 747 we tried out! Many items you could touch and actually get into a military chopper. Such a great...More

Thank Liz C
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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

We took our two grandsons to see this last weekend. We all enjoyed it. The boys were fascinated by the access to the simulators and what the equipment in the cockpit looked like. They also enjoyed the exhibits. We would go back again!

Thank Carol T
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Reviewed May 18, 2017

Great museum of aviation. There is my favorite airplane, the F-4 Phantom, a MIG-21 and numerous other airplanes and helicopters along with the support equipment. photos of past aviation history and more. A nice day trip. The man at the front desk was very helpful...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2016

We found this place searching for things to do in Trip Advisor. The place is a small military aircraft museum. Wonderful exhibit on the history of military aircraft and warfare. A number of newer and older aircraft. The have a new exhibit with a number...More

Thank David S
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Reviewed June 15, 2016

While it is true that many airplane museums have more aircraft, this is a discovery (educational) center not a museum. I learned things here. It was easy to spend two hours here, about half of it looking at the timeline on the back wall depicting...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

It was a lot of fun being able to climb in some of the aircrafts and see them up close. Very informational. I was surprised to see how much they had to look at and go through. Good stop if you have a couple hours...More

Thank Daniel G
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September 16, 2015|
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Response from egbggill | Reviewed this property |
the admission is is 7 dollars adult and i think 4.50 for children. As for the time it can vary. Actually I spend about an hour going through it and taking pictures. But my wife was reading everything on the walls and she... More
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Steve P
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Adult $7; senior $5.50; children $4.50; under 6 are free. Other pricing can be found at their website. They provide family discounts, as well as others (groups, student, etc).
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