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Olympic Flight Museum

7637 A Old Hwy. 99 SE, Olympia, WA 98501
+1 360-705-3925
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Nice little museum for something to do, especially with kids

This is a nicely done little museum. It is definitely a labor of love, and the attendant on duty... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Resamhor
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Fairbanks, Alaska, United States
Historical but lacking

I am sure the museum is hopping every spring for the Air Show - but when the air show is not... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
Andrew B
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Olympia, Washington
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“air show” (5 reviews)
“father's day” (3 reviews)
“beer garden” (2 reviews)
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7637 A Old Hwy. 99 SE, Olympia, WA 98501
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nicely done little museum. It is definitely a labor of love, and the attendant on duty the day we visited was extremely knowledgeable. There was an impressive amount of information on some exhibits, then virtually none on others, but boy could you...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

I am sure the museum is hopping every spring for the Air Show - but when the air show is not happening - there is not much going on. You can probably check everything out in less than an hour at this location.

Thank Andrew B
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Reading these other reviews, I almost wonder if it is the same museum. Maybe they are transitioning the museum, and things are pretty slow in the winter, but we were disappointed. They have some great aircraft, and I'm impressed that many are flightworthy. I bet...More

Thank Jennifer B
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Walk through history of flight in a huge Hangar. Watch an interesting film in the little theatre. Nice

Thank Grandmabls
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Really nice airshow, got to be up close with most of the aircraft, great MC covering the event, nice exhibits. Well stocked beer garden as well, and food trucks on the field.

Thank Bryan T
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is a really nice small aviation museum. They have some really cool aircraft and a lot of great historical items, many WWII. They have a large collection of scale models, and cases with interesting items. This is certainly worth a visit if you like...More

Thank Heather T
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Been awhile since we have visited the Flight Museum. Every year they sponsor the airshow that we enjoy watching since we live within 2 miles of the Olympia Airport.

Thank Richard W
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Just go there, it a great place to visit. You see aircraft close up ,no barriers. Lots of history displayed. Staff are knowledgeable and helpful.

Thank 846curtisr
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Out family isn't greatly into planes (my sons complained bitterly about the longhaul flight to get over the ocean). However, they were kept very entertained and interested by the displays and my wife and I by the very knowledgeable curator, who couldn't do enough to...More

Thank Ericccc
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

My friends & I decided to go together with our kids & it was a big hit with all of them. The youngest child was 10 months old & the oldest was 7. They have so many really beautiful & interesting planes & models &...More

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