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Norwegian Aviation Museum (Norsk Luftfartsmuseum)

Olav V gt., Bodo 8004, Norway
+47 75 50 78 50
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Very interesting for all!

Very good place to bring your kids or just go alone. Well displayed and informative exhibition... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
AndJac77
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Bodo, Norway
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So Much to Learn about Aviation in Norway

Bodø, Norway was the destination of the American pilot Frances Gary Powers when he was shot down... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Will R
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Edmonton, Canada
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Olav V gt., Bodo 8004, Norway
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Very good place to bring your kids or just go alone. Well displayed and informative exhibition. They do sometimes have extra displayes of a varied kind, ranges from reptiles to learning about the stars.

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Luftfartsmuseum1, Marketing department at Norwegian Aviation Museum (Norsk Luftfartsmuseum), responded to this reviewResponded today

Thanks so much for you review! We hope to see you again soon! Best regards from all of us at Norsk Luftfartsmuseum

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Bodø, Norway was the destination of the American pilot Frances Gary Powers when he was shot down over the USSR on May 1, 1960. Thus, this museum has an extensive exhibit on the U-2 incident. Further, it was a complete collection about aviation in Norway...More

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Luftfartsmuseum1, Marketing department at Norwegian Aviation Museum (Norsk Luftfartsmuseum), responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you Will for taking the time to review our museum! The story about the U-2 incident and Gary Powers is intriguing. We are glad you enjoyed the museum. Hope to see you again! Best regards from all of us at Norsk Luftfartsmuseum

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We were travelling on the Hurtigruten north bound when we stopped in Bodø, we did not have any excursions booked and thought we would just have a look around town. There was a taxi waiting out front and he charged us approx $50 (for2) for...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

One of the best aviation museums I've ever been to. We stumbled upon this while visiting Bodo - and it just happened to be opening day of the newly renovated museum. A really vast and comprehensive museum of Norwegian aviation. I'm not even that big...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a must see if you are in the area and love airplanes! It is surprisingly well done for this small town. Built like a propeller over a major road in town it boast both commercial and military planes. My only complaint was it...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

This place is a hidden gem. And it is absolutely huge! Amazing history of Norway during WW2, some fascinating aircraft and great displays. I was so impressed. Next time I will do the tour. Also - ask staff if the base next to the museum...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Good museum newly renovated with some special planes as the U2 and good information about aviation in general

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

This is an excellent museum for those interested in aviation history. It's a bit of a walk from downtown (about a half hour), but if you want some exercise and the weather is good, it's do-able. There is the military side and the civilian side,...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

I went on my own here and virtually had the place to myself. Very well laid out with as much information available as you wished. The museum is in two halves separated by the centre foyer and control tower. One half is dedicated to the...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Given time restrictions, I picked this over the other must-see sight in Bodø, the Maelstrom. Getting here can be tricky. A bus goes near, but it is walkable-less than 1/2 hour from town centre. I was surprised how quiet the museum was, given I agree...More

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freddielola
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Hi Freddielola Welcome to my hometown. Leave it if you can and enjoy a Nice walkabout from the airport, there is a sidewalk all the way to the museum. Terminal is placed mid airstripe and aviation center is at the... More
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