Polish Aviation Museum, Krakow

4.7
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Located on the site of one of the oldest airfields in the world, Polish Aviation Museum houses an impressive collection of historic aircraft. Opened in 1964 inside four old hangars, the museum now features both indoor and outdoor exhibits, as well as a renowned aviation library and photo archive. Take a guided walk a to hear the stories behind the more than 200 fixed-wing planes, gliders, and helicopters, some of which are extremely rare. See the twenty aircraft once part of the personal collection of Nazi leader Hermann Goring. Saved by the Allied forces, these planes ended up abandoned on Polish territory at the end of World War II. Arrange to visit Polish Aviation Museum and other attractions in Krakow using our Krakow trip planner .
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  • I am an aviation enthusiast and this place was one of my first stops. I would highly recommend this to any WW2 buff out there.  more »
  • A fantastic place with a very interesting exposition. Location, as well as the architecture of the place, do not allow to end sightseeing
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  • One of the best trips ever. I mean this place is mind blowing. So many planes that u can feel and touch. Just don't climb on them ;)
  • Quite big exposition. Interesting hangar with old planes ("between the wars" one). Awesome hall with engines. But generally collection is in moderate shape and don't really supported. Tuesday — free admission.
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