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Planes of Fame Air Museum

7000 Merrill Ave Ste 17, Chino, CA 91710-9085
+1 909-597-3722
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To enjoy this museum you have to love planes. Went from one hangar to another looking at the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ingleburn, Australia
A New Year's Eve party to remember

What a show!! A Las Vegas quality show at an airport museum is the last thing I expected, but it's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Los Angeles, California
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7000 Merrill Ave Ste 17, Chino, CA 91710-9085
+1 909-597-3722

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Reviewed 5 days ago

To enjoy this museum you have to love planes. Went from one hangar to another looking at the different planes, touching them and dreaming a bit. Some very interesting commentary on some of them and very basic facts on others. Displays ranged from very good...More

Thank 98jimj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a show!! A Las Vegas quality show at an airport museum is the last thing I expected, but it's one I'll always remember. Dancers, singers and a top notch band were only part of a full evening of entertainment that included complimentary wine, Hors...More

Thank Banerman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We bought our tickets on Groupon for a great deal. We went around noon on Sunday (Christmas Eve) and it was completely dead. 3 cars in the lot. We spent about an hour walking around, and looking at all the planes. It was interesting. They...More

1  Thank Julie H
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I was surprised to see this nice of a collection of planes at a small airport like Chino. They do monthly talks about different planes and the difference from this one and others is that they actually fly. This is also a great venue for...More

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Where else are there 2 fine aviation museums at one location. Start at the Yanks museum nearby since they open an hour early at 9 and then have lunch at Flo's Cafe before heading here. P of F is open an hour later and closes...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is a really good museum where you can spend the whole day( make sure you are prepared for that - comfortable shoes and plenty of water). They have a lot of volunteers working in the museum. Some of them are very knowledgeable, others are...More

1  Thank ArtRussianMom
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The museum is both indoor and outdoor and the grounds are kept very clean with good bathrooms. Many volunteers walk around the museum eager to help and are very courteous. They provide useful information about the aircraft and museum while many of the volunteers were...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Took our grandchildren to this museum, they loved it. The planes are beautifully refurbished. Is a hidden gem of history. Would recommend visiting. Great for all ages.

Thank OmaOpa32
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Perfect destination for a Sunday drive. Went to this museum when I was a kid when it was located in Buena Park back in the 60s. I still get fascinated seeing all they have on display. Hey! they even have the Gondola from the last...More

Thank HBwino
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Regardless if you are a novice or history buff, this is the place for you. An amazing collection of planes from all eras and friendly staff. I highly recommend this museum for families and serious aviation historians.

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11 January 2017|
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Response from jimbuns9 | Reviewed this property |
Public transportation would be quite a challenge from the tourist areas of Los Angeles. The Planes of Fame Museum is in rural Chino about 40 miles away from LA. Personally I would not take public transportation from LA to... More
Ka C
15 June 2016|
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Response from Paul P | Reviewed this property |
Free parking. $11 fee to museum, $10 for Seniors.
Darren M
6 July 2015|
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Response from imchamal | Reviewed this property |
Hi Darren, I live in SanDiego and am a native Californian. We just don't have the kinda public transportation that your used to in the UK. The only reasonable way for you would be to rent a car and drive there. I think the... More