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New England Air Museum

Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT 06096
+1 860-623-3305
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The largest aviation museum in New England

The museum is presently undergoing extensive renovation and improvements. Where before you were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
allenr254
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Windsor Locks, Connecticut
GREAT FAMILY FUN!

Awesome experience for the whole family! Kids loved the open cockpit day. Would recommend going on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ken G
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Connecticut
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The New England Air Museum houses over 80 aircraft in three large hangars and outdoor display area, as well as an extensive collection of engines, instruments, aircraft parts, uniforms and personal memorabilia. Plan a visit today to check out exciting aircraft, displays, exhibits and programs that are perfect for all ages!
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  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT 06096
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is presently undergoing extensive renovation and improvements. Where before you were only allowed at ground level, you will soon be able to view aircraft from newly renovated mezzanine's in the civilian hanger and also in the B-29 hanger. One new highlight will be...More

Thank allenr254
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome experience for the whole family! Kids loved the open cockpit day. Would recommend going on these days. Military Vets usually there to talk to about the planes and helicopters. Not expensive and very easy to get to. Plane fanatics will love this place. Highly...More

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for a family friendly activity for all ages, this is something you don't want to miss. Lots of historical facts and information on airplanes and helicopters with real cockpits the kids can climb into and play with all the buttons and knobs....More

Thank cdalla5
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Lots and lots of planes and more. Indoors and out. Also helicopters and many exhibits. Some planes are open so you can view or even sit in the cockpit. We saw lots of kids who were enjoying all the exhibits for them. There were also...More

Thank Maryann S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Once you find it (use your GPS, it is outside the airport fence) you will enjoy this exceptional collection of aircraft of several eras. Sikorski exhibit is especially detailed in covering his contritbutions to aviation...includes a one-of-a-kind 4-engine transoceanic clipper craft. Also, Pratt & Whitney...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

My son and I were going to the Airshow in Westfield on Sunday and we were staying in Windsor Locks. We had been to this museum 2 years ago when we were in town for a different Airshow and we really wanted to see it...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 22 July 2017

A great way to learn about aircraft and history at the same time. On the day we visited docents were allowing visitors to sit in the cockpits of aircraft on display-something that you cannot do at the U.S. Air Force Museum in Dayton, Ohio. There...More

Thank johnsZ6581KU
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth the trip to CT for. Not much in looks from the outside just looks like old hangers but inside there are lots of planes that the kids can actually get into the cockpit and play around in. And lots of interactive kids activities...More

Thank nchaos
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Located steps from Bradley Intl Airport, nice museum with plenty of aircraft. Displays include military and civil aircraft including a B-29, P-47, and Sikorsky Aircraft and helicopters. My 1 y/o liked climbing into the cockpit display. The were renovating while we visited in July.

Thank rgrasela
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My 8 year old grandson said it best, "Wow Grandpa, I Love this place." Having a keen interest in aircraft, this was the perfect place to take him. I retired from the USAF with 22 years active duty service and am an active civilian pilot;...More

Thank carriagehouse37
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Hey Anthony! Adults 12 & Up $12.50 Children 4-11 $7.00, Children 3 & Under are Free Seniors 65 & Up $11.50
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