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Yankee Air Museum

47884 D Street, Belleville, MI 48111-1126
+1 734-483-4030
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The planes that fly are not in the same location as the museum. Don't get me wrong, it is a... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Dearborn, Michigan

It is a truly amazing museum. I would consider it to be the main Rosie the Riveter museum in the... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Toronto, Canada
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Through aircraft displays and precious artifacts, the Yankee Air Museum teaches guests about aviation technology and the importance of flight through past wars and and the emergence of commercial aviation in the United States. Yankee Air Museum offers a wealth of educational programs and excels with STEM programming specifically developed for children grades K-12. The Yankee Air Museum also hosts the THUNDER OVER MICHIGAN™ Air Show at Willow Run Airport that has become one of the premier annual aviation events in the country. Guests also have the opportunity to purchase tickets for a once in a lifetime ride on one of our flyable aircraft: B-17, B-25, C-47, and Waco Biplane. Come visit the Yankee Air Museum and join the excitement!
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
47884 D Street, Belleville, MI 48111-1126
+1 734-483-4030
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

The planes that fly are not in the same location as the museum. Don't get me wrong, it is a historic place with nice planes, but the "real part" of the museum is only open in a hangar on certain events. It is located on...More

1  Thank TomDearborn
Reviewed 10 April 2017

It is a truly amazing museum. I would consider it to be the main Rosie the Riveter museum in the US. They have a great collection from WWII through the Vietnam war. The staff is truly knowledgeable and has a quaint little gift shop. What...More

Thank TheXchox
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

The Yankee Air Museum is in a smaller building waiting for their new building g to be refurbished. Nevertheless, the have fantastic displays, high quality memorabilia, and provide a great sense of History. Great for kids with many displays and simulators focused on the kids;...More

Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great air museum where you can still get a personalized tour...worth every dollar....and they have a lot more airplanes this year

1  Thank fitzgibbons75
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

It's always fun to see a great collection of old iron that's for sure. Had a great time chatting with the folks at the museum. Very well informed. It is even made more fun since I've flown some of the equipment that now sits in...More

1  Thank DaleDale2
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Best damn airshow I have ever attended . . . and I have attended plenty! I attended the show both days (Saturday and Sunday) and never got bored. I did opt for the "Officer's Club" VIP tent which made my daily stay most enjoyable (included...More

1  Thank ForrestHBrown
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We are thrill seekers and enjoyed our visit to the Yankee Air Museum's Air Show at Willow Run Airport. We brought our own fold out chairs and cooler. Food and drink tents were available with a variety of American foods. Family friend event with choppers,...More

1  Thank Courtney M
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We were here for the airshow and the museum did an excellent job as usual! We had photo pit passes and it was a great experience. We will be checking on next years show and probably coming back again !

1  Thank itsgj2016
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Yankee Air Museum is located at Willow Run Airport, a very historic site as planes were made there for World War II. There is a Woman's Officers Club there - these women flew the planes to deliver them to deploy to war. Also, great vintage...More

1  Thank GaleLaR
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My wife and I took our grandson and had a great time. We took one of the tours and then walked around. We were there for three hours and there was still more to see. It was an excellent and fun learning experience. We will...More

1  Thank Mark T
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can you go inside a plane?
10 June 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Christina W | Property representative |
Many of our aircraft are on loan from the USAF and USN. Their regulations require that no one is allowed in the cockpit or near the controls for safety reasons. We do have a KC-135 cockpit visitors where visitors can go... More
Nancy J
Is the plane there that dropped the bomb on Hiroshima?
18 March 2016|
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Response from Christina W | Property representative |
Although we do not have a B-29 Superfortress, we do have a flying, B-17G Flying Fortress and a flying, B-25 Mitchell bomber.