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Mitchell Gallery of Flight

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A must see at the airport

Stop on by and learn a lot about the history of flight and the Lindbergh stop in Milwaukee. A neat... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2016
Spring Hill, Florida
Great way to spend time while waiting for flight

The Mitchell Gallery Of Flight is a great way to spend time while waiting for a flight out of... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2016
Mark B
Seattle, Washington
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We are a non-profit aviation museum located inside Milwaukee's General Mitchell International Airport.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
5300 S Howell Ave, Main Terminal, Upper Level, Near Concourse D Entrance, Milwaukee, WI 53207-6156
This attraction is at General Mitchell Airport
+1 414-747-4503
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

I travel in and out of this airport all the time and have walked though many times. Very interesting on the history but other airports offer so much more education on there city and so much more. Hate to give it a bad review but...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Brent S
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Stop on by and learn a lot about the history of flight and the Lindbergh stop in Milwaukee. A neat place.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

The Mitchell Gallery Of Flight is a great way to spend time while waiting for a flight out of Milwaukee. Billy Mitchell was a pioneer of flight and served in the US during wartime. This museum not only tells his story but many other stories...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Well organized and presented. It's a great spot to stop and read up on aviation. Outside of security.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 17 March 2016

This little museum is inside the airport in Milwaukee. It offers history of aviation as well as Billy Mitchell history. It offers some interesting facts. Might as well get educated while waiting to depart.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 14 March 2016

The airport museum is very interesting from a historical point of view. Next to it is one of the best bookstores in the US.

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

I thought it was a wonderful exhibit. I would love to see it again. Such wonderful stories of flight history.

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 14 February 2016

This little museum packs a lot into it. Because it is small you have time to read all the information and enjoy all the displays. Along with the near by ping pong table, it is nice to have some dufferent ways to spend time when...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 8 February 2016

This is one of those airport things you didn't know existed but is really worthwhile when you find it. It tells the story of Milwaukee aviation in general but more importantly tells the story of General Billy Mitchell and his vision for the power and...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Reviewed 26 January 2016

This is a great gallery to browse through while you are waiting for your flight. I love aviation so I was in heaven as I read all the history that was in this gallery. It's free so stop through for a bit on your way...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Robbie S
4 March 2015|
Response from Bill S |
The museum is open 24/7 as long as the airport terminal is open. It is free.