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Museu do Ar

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Do not miss if you are a passionate of aviation

If you are a passionate of aviation do not miss this collection. Not big but well set up. You can... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ViolaF193
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Air Museum Sintra

Highly recommend a trip here, lovely historic planes to see. Not crowded. Helpful pilots to tell... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
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Air Museum. Our purpose is to tell the story of the Portuguese aviation through its people and collections.
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Estrada Granja do Marques, Sintra 2715-021, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are a passionate of aviation do not miss this collection. Not big but well set up. You can enjoy the portugese civil and military aviation throuth the collection. Most of the titles in portugese but the pilots are ready and happy to help...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend a trip here, lovely historic planes to see. Not crowded. Helpful pilots to tell you information.

Thank Maxine H
Museu d, Gerente de relações públicas at Museu do Ar, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018
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Obrigado pela visita e pelo comentário. Paulo Mineiro

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Aviation Portugal History. A must go ! Catch Uber or Cabify to move to this Museum, since is far from Public transportation.

Thank Filipe Q
Museu d, Gerente de relações públicas at Museu do Ar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for your comment and your visit. We hope that you can visit us again. Best regards, João Ninitas

Reviewed 28 October 2017

A sunny Tuesday in late October and a chance to visit the Museo D'Air at Sintra Air Force Base No.1. The sign for the museum and air base led us to the museum a few kilometres to the North East of Sintra old town. You...More

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Museu d, Gerente de relações públicas at Museu do Ar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thank you for your comment and for your visit. Some days we have less visitors but it must have been a pure coincidence, because in 2017 we had more than 50 thousand visitors. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Took an uber to visit this museum while in Sintra, not a huge exposition but definitively interesting and oriented towards Portuguese history of aviation. An employee , Mr Correra ,saw me struggle to understand the posters (written in Portuguese) come randomly and gave me an...More

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Museu d, Gerente de relações públicas at Museu do Ar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your complements and for your visit. Feel free to share your photos with us. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Thought it will be bigger and will have more modern era plans but it was nice anyway. Beautiful place for aircrafts lovers. Plans in a great condition. Little sad that not all of the descriptions are in English.

Thank GreenWillie
Museu d, Gerente de relações públicas at Museu do Ar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Thanks for the visit and for the comment Soon we will have everything in English.

Reviewed 4 September 2017

We went there with 7 y.o. kids and it was fun. It is cheap, just 3 euro and there are a lot of interesting planes. The museum is bright, clean and modern. We spent 1,5 hours there and would recommend it.

Thank andlit
Museu d, Gerente de relações públicas at Museu do Ar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017
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Obrigado pela visita e pelo comentário. Paulo Mineiro

Reviewed 2 May 2017

I rated it as very good, mostly because we have no better one in Portugal... If compared with others all over the world, it is just average. TAP, the Portuguese airline is very well represented there, with a permanent exhibition. Everything from seats to uniforms...More

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Museu d, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Museu do Ar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017
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Obrigado pela visita, pelos comentários e esperamos que volte.

Reviewed 15 April 2017

Do you love aeroplains? Then you must go come here. The staff is very attenticious and will explain everything to you. We went on the day of the exibiticion so, on this day, everything was open... The models expose go through all the aviation history......More

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Museu d, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Museu do Ar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Thanks for the comment and the visit.

Reviewed 1 April 2017

For telling the story of aviation from the Portuguese perspective, the Museu do Ar does the job phenomenally well. When you walk in, you begin a timeline from the first "birdman" to jump off an igreja, and the "manifesto" of the Portuguese Leonardo da Vinci,...More

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Museu d, Gerente de relações públicas at Museu do Ar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018
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Muito Obrigado pela visita e pelas informações disponibilizadas a outros visitantes.

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