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Historic Wendover Airfield

345 S Airport Apron, Wendover, UT 84083
+1 801-571-2907
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Sunday of disappointment.

We had planned on coming here to see the museum. However we arrived to a closed door, they were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JensogSetta
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Keflavik, Iceland
Must-See Sight for WWII History Buffs

The Wendover Army Air Base is home to the hangar where the famous Enola Gay was housed and from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kgwyn77
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Placerville, California
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“atomic bomb” (8 reviews)
“during wwii” (6 reviews)
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345 S Airport Apron, Wendover, UT 84083
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+1 801-571-2907
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had planned on coming here to see the museum. However we arrived to a closed door, they were supposed to open at 10 and we came around 10:20 but no volunteer came to open. The only things we were able to do was to...More

Thank JensogSetta
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wendover Army Air Base is home to the hangar where the famous Enola Gay was housed and from which it initially departed on its mission to drop the first atomic bomb. Although much of the base is in various states of disrepair, efforts are...More

Thank kgwyn77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's lots of history here--including the original hangar for the Enola Gay. Parts of the movie Con Air were filmed here--they have an aircraft on display from the movie--you're free to go inside an look around it. There's a replica of the Little Boy atomic...More

Thank JayBee337
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Historic Wendover Airfield is remotely located in the middle of nowhere Utah but, surprisingly, worth getting off the highway to visit. An almost forgotten chapter in the journey towards victory in WWII, the hard working local population have taken it upon themselves to save this...More

Thank sherrirowe
Reviewed 8 February 2017

The more recent restoration and completion of the hanger and facilities at Wendover field, which the housed the Enola Gay during training, is a must see for people staying in or passing through Wendover Utah/Nevada

Thank jonhenry53
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The Atom was built someone else, but the plane that took it to the target wonderful picture displays and videos.

Thank suziefq
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Service Club building has been restored and is now open and I understand that exhibits are in the process of being transferred over from their current location. The site is a bit scruffy, but clearly an ongoing labor of love and well worth a...More

1  Thank Daniel J
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This was our second visit to the Historic Wendover Army Airfield. It is a work in progress and they go out of their way to make you welcome. If you are interested in the history of the Enola Gay and the U S Army Airfield,...More

1  Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We were flying in a twin engine and landed at Wendover Airfield (on our way from Denver to Mount Shasta in California) for fuel and a bathroom stop. I was unaware of the history of this place. It was an Army Air Corps base in...More

2  Thank PatrickRoney
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

During our visit to Wendover for Bonneville, we decided to call in at the museum. It is on the outskirts of town, in a clapboard, picturesque building and manned by volunteers. What was there was interesting, but there was no one around or even indeed...More

1  Thank The_Simnetts
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