National Museum of World War II Aviation, Colorado Springs

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An educational complex and World War II museum focused on conveying the significant industrial activities which took place in America to support the World War II effort. Motivating children and adults in science, technology, engineering and math is a key objective of this educational and historic experience. High technology computer displays are paired with flight ready World War II American fighters and bombers to convey the significance of that industrial effort and its legacy in today's world of space, aviation, and computer technology.
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  • My son was celebrating his 12th birthday, and since we homeschool we scheduled a visit to the WWII Museum on the day. The staff is the friendliest group of people! The front desk gals wished my son a....  more
    My son was celebrating his 12th birthday, and since we homeschool we scheduled a visit to the WWII Museum on the day. The staff is the friendliest group of people! The front desk gals wished my son a....  more »
  • If you are anywhere near here, and you have the slightest interest in WWII this is a must see. They have a stunning collection of aircraft, much of which was on operations during the war. The staff....  more
    If you are anywhere near here, and you have the slightest interest in WWII this is a must see. They have a stunning collection of aircraft, much of which was on operations during the war. The staff....  more »
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  • We had such a great time on what is sure to be the first of many visits! It was an incredibly well put together museum, the displays were top-notch and filled with information and pieces of history! The tour was worth the extra $5.00. It was a great way to get perspective and be able to ask questions. Not only did we learn about the aircraft, but about the painstaking details that go into restoring them. Definitely worth the time and money!
  • This place is very unique. It is the only museum of its type where everything isn't roped off. You can walk right up and touch the aircraft. You can stand under them. You can stand beside them. The staff are all very passionate, knowledgeable and experienced. Our tour guide had served in the military using some of the aircraft he was showing. This was awesome for me. It was a great glimpse at our country's history, and the history of our great military. We went on a couple of tours that day and didn't have enough time to spend at this one. I recommend 2 hours at very least. Three would be better. I will be back. I will spend much more time at this museum looking at the sites and listening to the stories of the soldiers turned tour guides.

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