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Great afternoon!

We took our 4 year old to the museum when there was an old aircraft show. It was amazing! Lillie... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Athens, Tennessee
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Wonderful exhibit for Swift Enthusiasts

I was lucky enough to attend the annual Swift Nationals and was extremely impressed with the... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
Tuggeranong, Australia
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2 Oct 2018
“Great afternoon!”
23 Jun 2018
“Wonderful exhibit for Swift Enthusiasts”
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223 County Road 552, McMinn County Airport, Athens, TN 37303-6416
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We took our 4 year old to the museum when there was an old aircraft show. It was amazing! Lillie loved the airplanes and at this particular event you could go on a short flight in one of the old airplanes! Great short outing. Child...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

I was lucky enough to attend the annual Swift Nationals and was extremely impressed with the exhibits of Swifts inside the museum. There was history and examples of different models ( no two are exactly the same) housed in a huge hangar at the back...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank TheDoor_isopen
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Thanks to membership donations a new museum facility has been completed. An all new Hangar building and parts dept and office area with the older building as a storage area for the jigs and equipment from the original factory. Please stop by and see the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank mercandettipaul
Reviewed 20 May 2016

4 motorcycle friends went down to Athens to visit the Swift museum. 3 of the guys were pilots. We were met by Pat, who gave us a personal tour of the planes and facilities. Wonderful visit and museum was well laid-out and very informative.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Mary M
Reviewed 1 May 2015

I was looking for a "museum," but ended up driving by a glorified garage with a few planes inside. [It looked like a mechanic's garage with some planes propped up inside]. Perhaps it would be a better attraction with more funding...

Date of experience: April 2015
4  Thank honestrealreviews
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