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American Airlines CR Smith Museum

4601 Highway 360, Fort Worth, TX 76155-2123
+1 817-967-1560
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Neat History of AA

Lots of history of American Airlines, but not as much flying history or kid friendly activities... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Keith S
Glen Rose, Texas
Great for an Aviation and Transportation Enthusiast

The C.R. Smith Museum is located on the campus of the American Airlines Flight Academy, which is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mount Vernon, Texas
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4601 Highway 360, Fort Worth, TX 76155-2123
+1 817-967-1560

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of history of American Airlines, but not as much flying history or kid friendly activities. Worth seeing once.

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The C.R. Smith Museum is located on the campus of the American Airlines Flight Academy, which is situated at the southern end of DFW International Airport and in close proximity to the world headquarters of American Airlines. Visitors are taken on through the history of...More

Thank Rebel142
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After driving by the location of the American Airlines Museum for many years, I finally decided to visit this museum and I am glad I did. The museum is very near DFW airport just off Highway 360 South. The building is impressive and parking is...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I was surprised how much this place had. So much had been saved by the company of items, names, dates, & details. It was like walking through a booklet of the company's history and seeing it too.

Thank almaanne
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Lots of interesting artifacts from AAs beginnings up to now. You can also go inside an actual DC3, "Flagship Knoxville," that was in service back in the 40s.

Thank Adam P
Reviewed 15 May 2017

There's no advertising that I'm aware of for this site and it's also a little off the beaten path so for that reason on most days it's empty. That's really a prefect way to have time to study the exhibits without being rushed along/ Admission...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I've long wanted to come here as I've always enjoyed aviation. The collection is pretty good. The star attraction is their perfectly preserved DC-3. There's also a good collection of memorabilia from American's history. That said, the collection doesn't flow very well and part of...More

Thank Sal_Paradise767
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I was very impressed with the heritage collection and archive at CR Smith museum. The airline has done a fantastic job of preserving your history showing "how we got here". It has been updated to include the US Airways history and the heritage of USAir,...More

Thank Travelbug478
Reviewed 27 March 2017

What a great place to learn about our airline heritage. It's fascinating, and there are nice hands-on exhibits for the kids too. What I really like is the history of my airline (AA). It makes me feel such loyalty, but I think anyone who is...More

Thank Bonnie B C
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This is a great visit for either adults or children. Our grandson that is really, really interested in airplanes. We spent hours while he saw every exhibit.

Thank Don and Kathy H
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Charles K
13 September 2016|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
The museum is only minutes from the DFW airport, so a cab can certainly get you there. I don't know of any bus routes that go by there. Any cab company should be able to give an approximate cost by phone. Avoid the peak... More
7 February 2016|
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Response from Angie L |
The cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children. Thanks for the heads up on the phone number.