We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Wanted to see US Air Flight #1549 Aircraft

A dear friend of mine was on flight #1549. Have wanted to see the aircraft for some time now. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dave A
Miracle on the Hudson

I was taking some friends to the airport and we stopped in for a visit It is a small museum that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael F
via mobile
Read all 639 reviews
650
All photos (650)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hudson river”(109 reviews)
“us airways”(80 reviews)
“on display”(67 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
24°
13°
Sep
19°
Oct
13°
Nov
Contact
4672 First Flight Dr, Charlotte, NC 28208-5770
Website
+1 704-359-8442
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Charlotte
from US$60.00
More Info
from US$27.00
More Info
from US$18.99
More Info
from US$38.00
More Info
Reviews (639)
Filter reviews
603 results
Traveller rating
320
218
54
8
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
320
218
54
8
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviewshudson riverus airwayson displayactual planethe wright brotherspiedmont airlinesmilitary planesthe main attractionfighter jetsair planelarge fanswright flyerair forcenational guardcharlotte douglas airportcenter piecea small gift shop
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 603 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

A dear friend of mine was on flight #1549. Have wanted to see the aircraft for some time now. The Museum was awesome and the staff was really kool and informative.

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Carolinas Aviation Museum is a very nice little aircraft museum. However while the "Miracle on the Hudson" Airbus A320 aircraft (which does make this museum worth a visit) there isn't that many more aircraft or diversity in aircraft. The balance of the aircraft under...More

2  Thank Baja001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was taking some friends to the airport and we stopped in for a visit It is a small museum that houses several planes inside a hanger including the Miracle on the Hudson U S Air plane. There are three planes outside on the ramp...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Carolinas airport museum to see the miracle on the Hudson River plane and its’ story. We were really impressed and the staff at the museum was very knowledgeable and friendly. We can truly recommend this museum for anyone, who is interested in...More

Thank SoBe8889
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is located at CLT airport in a hangar there. There are a few small planes to see, and also a Pidemont Airlines DC3, but the star of the show is the A320 which crashed into the Hudson. They have the whole plane there...More

2  Thank RoyalSilk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was shocked to see the plane Sully landed on the Hudson River! Excellent display. Several other interesting displays too. If you are interested in aviation, this museum is a must see!

1  Thank wayne s
Reviewed August 21, 2018

This is my second trip here, My wife wanted to come and see the plane. They have a great display of the US Airways crash.

Thank firebear1961
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Lots of great history! Well put together! Definitely worth visiting! Years ago I enjoyed it in the 90’s visiting here with my family! It was great going back to see all the changes... I got chills watching & reading about the Miracle on the Hudson!...More

1  Thank fisher05
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Looked at the place on their website and looked pretty interesting, due to them having the airplane that landed in the river. Was very cool to look at and read about when there. They only have a few other aircraft to look at while there...More

Thank Mfogle1
Reviewed August 14, 2018

The Carolinas Aviation Museum is an aviation museum next to the grounds of Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The museum is founded in 1992 and it has a collection of over 50 static aircrafts one of them being US Airways Flight 1549 "Miracle on the Hudson",...More

2  Thank Tsion A
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 189 hotels in Charlotte
Comfort Suites Airport
277 reviews
1.99 km away
Sheraton Charlotte Airport Hotel
551 reviews
2.07 km away
Baymont by Wyndham Charlotte-Airport Coliseum
830 reviews
2.16 km away
SpringHill Suites Charlotte Airport
305 reviews
2.21 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,635 restaurants in Charlotte
Beaudevin
168 reviews
1.31 km away
Brookwood Farms BBQ
210 reviews
1.33 km away
First in Flight Bar
60 reviews
1.31 km away
Bad Daddy's Burger Bar
161 reviews
1.18 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 427 attractions in Charlotte
American Airlines Admirals Club
32 reviews
1.84 km away
Jerry Richardson Stadium
9 reviews
1.26 km away
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory
6 reviews
1.84 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Tiffany P
September 21, 2018|
AnswerShow all 13 answers
Response from MariaMHaven | Reviewed this property |
Parking is free and is really close to the museum. They also have handicap parking!
1
Vote
Chad B
August 15, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Wade S | Reviewed this property |
We parked in front of museum.
0
Votes
Ypretired1
July 31, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from g0nes0uth | Reviewed this property |
Their website gives hours of operations for each day.
1
Vote