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The Bird Aviation Museum is a bit out of the way but truly worth visiting. The aircraft on display and associated memorabilia are only a small part of its attraction.
Even more interesting, to me at least, are the displays of Dr. Bird's achievements in...More
The Bird museum is packed with memorabilia of flight, space flight and most importantly DR. Bird's respirators. These have saved that lived of countless children who were born with breathing problems.
Anyone coming to the Sandpoint, ID. area should take the time to visit this...More
I was privileged to know "Doc" and his wife Pam and visited their museum many times when they were alive. Any time we have guests from out of town we take them to this extraordinary place. The museum houses virtually every aircraft and automobile "Doc"...More
The best private museum we've ever visited! My husband is a retired B-52 Navigator and we were astounded by Dr. Byrd's collection and the beautiful layout of all the exhibits! A great national treasure that is a must see!
This is North Idaho's best kept secret. It is a fascinating place with many aircraft, cars and artifacts. The invention center is educational and has great original displays. Dr. Forrest Bird and Dr. Pamela Bird have created a wonderful place and they will be sorely...More
I was totally in awe, as I had no idea who Dr. Byrd was. He was brilliant and we were so lucky the day we went with friends, he was still alive and was at the museum. The museum is free and they do serve...More
Fascinating not so small centre in a gorgeous part of Idaho. Went here for the aviation side of the exhibits, but was captured by the invention centre and medical exhibits. Huge collection (all personal!) of memorabilia, medical equipment, old technologies and aviation related artefacts and...More