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Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour

5,947 reviews
About Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour
Located approximately 25 miles north of Seattle, The Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour is the only public tour of a commercial jet assembly plant in North America. Explore the interactive exhibits and displays in our 28,000-square-foot Aviation Center Gallery; then take a 90-minute tour of the Boeing plant where you can watch 747s, 777s, or 787 Dreamliners being assembled right before your eyes. There is a minimum height requirement of 4 feet (122 cm) for children participating in the Boeing Tour. To avoid disappointment please make sure to check height before purchasing tickets. This restriction is strictly enforced. ADA accessible tours are offered twice daily. Call in advance to ensure proper accommodations. In the Future of Flight Aviation Center Gallery, the Family Zone is home to a number of different activities, all designed around a theme of aircraft manufacturing and assembly. Activity carts let visitors build a simple aircraft model, or use our Lego (and Lego-compatible) pieces to express new ideas about aircraft design. A kid-sized airport and aircraft allow future pilots of all ages to practice their take-offs and landings. Currently, the Family Zone is also home to a highly engaging, hands-on nanotechnology exhibit, and a Bernoulli Table, an exciting interactive experience that teaches the relationship between the velocity of air and the pressure it exerts. Coloring and reading activities are also available, and drop-ins are welcome. Admission is free for ticket holders and for Institute of Flight members.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had visited before - but is was Super Bowl Sunday and the factory was not being operated for the day (fair enough). We attended again - this time on a Tuesday. It is a brilliant experience for young and old. It is the world's...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ashley J
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is a bit out of Seattle but well worth the trip. Very well organised tour with a lot of information and an opportunity to really see how the planes are built. Interesting fro kids and adults. There is a bit of walking required...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Murray P
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you love planes or work with them, its a very interesting tour. The site is huge and you have to go there to apprecaite just how big the factory actually is. The guides were very knowledgable. You tour at set times in groups, I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shoney1
Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent several hours here going on the tour, checking out the gift shop, and watching some of the videos about the various aircraft made by Boeing. It was especially interesting since a few hours later, we boarded one of them on our return flight...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mom_of_3CrazyCABoys
Reviewed 3 days ago

After many years of wanting to do this tour we finally went there this year. This is a to do for anyone who is interested in aviation or just curious about airplanes. I am the second one. When we first arrived in the main area...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ronandcathy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

With 26 years as a Pan Am and United flight attendant, I loved flying and miss it very much. It had always been a dream to go through the Boeing plant and I thank you for oh, I guess, just being there! And thank you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Hnlsw747
Reviewed 4 days ago

Best trip for aviation enthusiasts, on par with tour of Kennedy Space Centre. Be awed while overlooking final assembly of some of the world’s largest airplanes (Boeing 747, 767, 777, and 787) in the world’s largest building by volume. Dave, our tour guide, imparted insider’s...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank IanSteer
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My son and his new bride are in town and I just took them on the Boeing Tour. Chris was our guide and he was just amazing! Even though this was my 3rd time going, he gave us so much information that I felt as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s far out from Seattle but worth the effort. Interesting but no pictures to be taken. Reservations have to be made because most tours are fully booked. After the tour you can visit the gallery below which is absolutely recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 503elsj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A short tour of 2 hours, we viewed the building of Boeing flight from the platform. Identify different 747, 787 etc, and each stage of installation of the plane. Only disadvantage is not allowed to take photos, no cam, no phone, all bags in locker....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Hello Anthony, My wife and I live in Brazil and we were there: yes, there are several other activities in this place. The Boeing tour itself is a 1/2 hour visit but, although everything is shown in general and not in many... More
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Currently there is not an easy transit solution. They are working on a new line but not sure when that will open and how close it will be to the museum. Two or three buses and It's a two or three block walk. You might want... More
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