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World Kite Museum & Hall of Fame

303 Sid Snyder Drive, Long Beach, WA 98631
+1 360-642-4020
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Nice museum with the history of kites (who knew the military relied so much on kites!). We also... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2017
Dana A
Interesting but not worth the money

If you're a kite enthusiast, then this might be of value to you. Some of the kites were... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
Manchester Washington
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Long Beach's winds make it a mecca for kite enthusiasts.
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  • Very good48%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
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303 Sid Snyder Drive, Long Beach, WA 98631
+1 360-642-4020
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Nice museum with the history of kites (who knew the military relied so much on kites!). We also made our own and promptly went to the beach to fly them!

1  Thank Dana A
Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you're a kite enthusiast, then this might be of value to you. Some of the kites were interesting, but $4 each with our senior discount didn't seem like it was worth it. We were in and out in about 15 minutes.

1  Thank Beachie13
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Small museum of kites and kite history. Nothing fancy but amazing kite art. Kite enthusiasts will like this place. Some kids may not enjoy if they are more into video games. However if your kids are into museums and reading they will learn a lot...More

1  Thank coastoasis
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The kite museum has moved a couple of times over the years and this is really their best location thus far. Many people complain of the charge, but buildings and utilities have to be paid for and it's hard to do on donations. Bite the...More

Thank ilwaco61
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We came to Long Beach to fly a new Gomberg kite so what kind of trip would that be without a museum visit. We found it very informative. Liked the military and rokku displays. Sadly the weekend seems to be filled with rain. Good reason...More

1  Thank BrooksHaines
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Had a great time, will go back. The small admission is worth it but because of the reading involved little children will most likely just enjoy the gift shop with all the kites. But the history end of things, with videos would be great for...More

1  Thank brooksfamily2007
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Walked in front door, small gift shop over priced, must pay to enter "museum" .. very small, unimpressive. Don't waste your time on this place.

Thank Dee S
Reviewed 14 August 2016

It took me three days to convince our gang tu walk a wee bit to this museum. When we arrived we were treated by a friendly staff lady who explained the museum and then we were allowed to explore its contents. The kids enjoyed the...More

Thank BonsaiMe
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Great place for both kids and adults. All kinds of kites large and miniature. Some great videos of kite competitions from around the world. The display of WW2 kites and their role in the war effort was very interesting.

Thank NW_Gourmet
Reviewed 9 August 2016

If you have even the faintest interest in kites, this would be a place to go and see. Though I saw kites from different parts of the world, the ones that interested me the most were the kites used in World War II. An admission...More

Thank Ed N
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