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Canadian Air & Space Museum

North York
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Address: 1115 Lodestar Road, Toronto, Ontario M3J 0H3, Canada
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+1 905-405-0004

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A great piece of Canadian History

I would definitely recommend this for just about anyone - the displays alone are worth a walkthrough if not a full stay and learning experience.

Reviewed 2 June 2013
Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Was very well kept and the staff/pilots were very happy to talk about which planes. We travelled from the UK to see the one of two airworthy Lancaster bombers in Canada. Amazing!

1 Thank Mandyb41
Toronto, Canada
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163 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Was in the Trenton/Bellville area and decided to visit Canadian Air & Space Museum. Greeted by an actual pilot who gave a short overview of the museum and answered many questions on planes and life in the armed forces. Must see is the restored Halifax bomber that was pulled out of a fjord in Norway in the main floor gallery.... More 

1 Thank PaulS15
Winnipeg, Canada
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399 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2013

The Canadian Air & Space Museum (formerly known as the Toronto Aerospace Museum) was founded in Toronto in 1997. Located in the original de Havilland Canada aircraft factory in Downsview Park, the museum showcased aviation and aerospace history to thousands of visitors and school groups each year. The Museum was run and supported by a small staff and hundreds of... More 

13 Thank Bill Z
Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 June 2013

I would definitely recommend this for just about anyone - the displays alone are worth a walkthrough if not a full stay and learning experience.

3 Thank EasyOneAG
Toronto, Canada
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29 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2013

if you are really into airplanes then it is worth the trip. The collection is small. you can see everything in under 2 hours

3 Thank Douglas L
Thornhill, Canada
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27 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2013

Very interesting especially for young and older children who could sit in some planes and rockets Not too big, good for 2-3 hrs. It was at Downsview and I think the Museum might have moved

2 Thank Claire M
Toronto, Canada
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64 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2012

This musem will sow you he excellent and long Candian hostory in aviation! You will have had a great time with your kids you come during school breaks !

3 Thank BPfromTO
Toronto, Canada
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40 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2012

It's a smaller museum, but would be good for enthusiasts. I think I was in and out in about 2 hours (without rushing).

1 Thank Cherry P
Brampton, Canada
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42 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2012

Great place, lots of canadian aviation history. The crown piece of the avro arror, gorgeous! What an amazing looking aircraft, even by today's standards!

2 Thank modemhelp
Port Hope, Canada
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28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2012

great canadian history on our aviation, wherer else you would see a full scale avro arrow

6 Thank dale448

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