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Great Time at the Museum

My daughter was memorized by all the airplanes and the gentleman who was explaining all the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
helenep872
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Merrick, United States
Interesting place especially if you are an aviation buff

The American Airpower museum is different as a ll of the airplanes are flown or a re flyable its a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stukiwi
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Lake Ronkonkoma New York
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The American Airpower Museum is Non-Profit 501C3 Aviation Museum and State Chartered Educational Foundation. A unique Museum in that many of the historic Aircraft are operational and fly regularly during the spring and summer months. The Museum is...more
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1230 New Hwy, Hangar 3, Farmingdale, NY 11735-1546
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter was memorized by all the airplanes and the gentleman who was explaining all the interesting facts about the planes. She loved sitting in the pilot seat and pretending to fly the plane.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The American Airpower museum is different as a ll of the airplanes are flown or a re flyable its a great place to visit in the summer and you can even book a flight in a Waco or T6

Thank Stukiwi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I went here one weekend last year to check it out. Having this in a hangar at an airport helps add to the romance of flying. Many old war birds on display with very interesting and detailed plaques to explain what you're...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Brilliant museum. Great to be able to walk around the planes. The interactive displays and in fact all of the displays were informative and very interesting, as were the gentlemen volunteers (many of them ex- pilots), offering up a wealth of information. A big thank...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

I came here with my mom for Mothers Day last year and we had a great time. My grandfather fought in World War two which we admired the jet that he flown! This place is great not only because it honors my mothers father but...More

Thank Westbury T
Reviewed 13 February 2018

I would like to commend your facility. I came to the museum with my 3 year old grandson for the first time. We were met at the door by a man named George Luft. George was the perfect guide. He escorted us though the museum...More

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S C, Public Relations Manager at American Airpower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review the museum, and your visit. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us and it is so nice that you were able to enjoy the visit with your grandson. We will pass on...More

Reviewed 30 January 2018

This awesome museum is located on the Republic Airport, the former airfield of the famous Republic Aviation Corporation, at Farmingdale, Long Island, New York. It has a remarkable collection of historic combat aircraft, many of them in actual flight condition, that usually perform at air...More

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S C, Public Relations Manager at American Airpower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again, perhaps in the spring or summer when flight operations are up an running more regularly or during one of our special events.

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I went there with my friends for a day out together and we had a lot of fun. Great museum and will come back again!

Thank Taran S
S C, Public Relations Manager at American Airpower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review the museum. So glad you enjoyed your visit with us. We look forward to hosting you and your friends again soon we hope! Come back in the Spring and Summer when we being flying operations in earnest.

Reviewed 12 January 2018

I've visited with my father a number of times and have had a great time. The staff knows their stuff and you can get up close and personal with a lot of artifacts that have clearly been used. Go when there is an airshow and...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

My first visit here and it definity won't be my last. I was mezmoried by Hap Arnold's B25 and a great collection of WW2 and later war birds. We had the luxury of being guided through the museum by Al who is almost 90 years...More

Thank Shelly S
S C, Public Relations Manager at American Airpower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review the museum on trip advisor! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us. We will be sure to pass on your thanks to our docents and we know how special they are to our...More

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Elaine S
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Yes absolutely, besides a fantastic history lesson even at that age, there are aircraft cockpits to play in, a flight simulator, and during the warmer months our planes are flying often on the weekends so lots to see and... More
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