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National Model Aviation Museum

5161 E Memorial Dr, Muncie, IN 47302-9050
+1 800-435-9262
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Very Cool

I mean this place is not Disney Land or anything. - (Unless you are a model airplane person maybe... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Steve R
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Muncie, Indiana
One of a Kind Gem

Having built and flown model airplanes as a youth, this museum was a must-see for me. It is packed... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Bernard02
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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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5161 E Memorial Dr, Muncie, IN 47302-9050
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+1 800-435-9262
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

I mean this place is not Disney Land or anything. - (Unless you are a model airplane person maybe) - but the museum is actually very unique - and nice. It could keep some kid's attention for an hour or two easily - and be...More

Thank Steve R
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Having built and flown model airplanes as a youth, this museum was a must-see for me. It is packed with model airplanes, obviously, but the highlights to me were (1) the replica model shop of 1950, (2) the terrific display of vintage engines, both US...More

Thank Bernard02
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

If you are a model airplane buff you will love this place. They have a small museum but a gret place to fly and have events there.

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is probably the largest collection of model airplanes, kits & engines. From the earliest gliders to jet powered models. My wife and I spent about an hour here. I could not believe the collection of engines including gas, air, diesel and jet. Some mass...More

1  Thank aughebruce
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

My husband flies R/C planes so there's no way we would have missed this museum. It's a great place and not to be missed by anyone interested in the hobby. The museum if full of all types of R/C planes, helicopters, with an amazing collection...More

Thank barbaragwen270
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Most impressive museum dedicated to preserving model airplanes in order to inspire a love and passion for aviation. The museum has 100s of model airplanes hanging from the ceiling and in displays from the 20s and 30s up to the present. They have a preservation...More

1  Thank RussellJW
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

this is the national headquarters, and its amazing place...kind of a hidden treasure here in Muncie, Indiana...lots of things go all year long. please visit when your near Muncie.

Thank inbat
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

This place is concentrated youth. I haven't felt like this, like a kid again in over 60 years. What a place to share with the Grandkids and " I remember when" should describe my experience. Really a great place to relive one's younger days and...More

1  Thank Jacob B
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

I went there and watched people fly their RC helicopters and planes in the flying fields. The property is vast and well-kept.

1  Thank seanmattingly68
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Everyone needs to visit this historic walk back through time! This facility is unmatched anywhere in the world! It is very well organized and laid out in a very comfortable atmosphere. It is inspiring!

1  Thank Michael M
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