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Pima Air & Space Museum

6000 E Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ 85756-9403
+1 520-574-0462
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Seems like every plane known to man is here!

Great planes and displays, along with photographs and volunteers to assist you and answer your... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
CMPTexas
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Texas
Soaring into the history books

I always take visiting friends here; it is well worth the admittance fee; there are several tours... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Diane D
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Be amazed at one of the world's largest aircraft collections: including 3 hangars of World War II planes, supersonic spyplanes, the world's smallest bi-plane, plus many other unique private, military and commercial air & spacecraft documenting the evolution of flight. Friendly docents augment your visit. Only Pima Air & Space offers the bus tour of the "Boneyard"/AMARG (M-F only, no holidays, 10-day Advanced Reservations Required) plus offers its own tram tour of the museum's 80 acres of one-of-a kind planes daily (additional fees). You can actually touch "aviation history" including "Freedom One" (that flew the American 444-days-in-Iran hostages home), presidential crafts, planes that launched astronauts, delivered life-saving food/fuel, etc. and others with wingspans the length of a football field... Ogle helicopters, MiGs, an Oscar, a rare German buzz bomb, a moon rock and much more. 350 aircraft, 80 acres, 6 indoor air-cooled hangars. Just plane awesome!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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6000 E Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ 85756-9403
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great planes and displays, along with photographs and volunteers to assist you and answer your questions about the planes. Great exhibits.

Thank CMPTexas
Reviewed 5 days ago

I always take visiting friends here; it is well worth the admittance fee; there are several tours available and you might want to go on several days, depending on your interest. The main tour which features the historic planes, from big bombers to small fighting...More

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 5 days ago

I live in Tucson. I recently took my visiting brother-in-law to the Air & Space Museum. We both have an interest in aircraft (my father was a WWII bomber pilot and he worked in the aerospace industry) so we each found aircraft that spoke to...More

Thank SonoraSteveTucson
Reviewed 6 days ago

Almost every plane you can think of on display. Worth the admission price, a lot of walking though. Volunteers are very friendly and have great stories'

Thank tedkop
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was pretty amazed to see Blackbird in it's full beauty sitting in the hangar. This museum shows you very much of a modern history of airplanes. The one which i was very surprised to see was Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner parked outside. I missed F-16...More

Thank Norosk
Reviewed 6 days ago

I really enjoyed it. There is inside air conditioning areas with planes and great info. The outdoor is really interesting, not convenient for wheelchairs. There is a lovely restaurant.

Thank CoachMaryD
Reviewed 6 days ago

The first time I went with my family, I thought it would be voring, but wanted to go with my military husband as he had been there before and loved it. I was wrong! I really enjoyed it too. And kids of all ages love...More

Thank Armyparents0425
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If your into airplanes, you have to see this place. Second largest collection of planes in the USA. Almost takes two days to see it all.

Thank AKCRUIZER
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really interesting visit, with a very knowledgeable tour guide. To visit the warheads which it is claimed kept the peace for a number of years due to mutually assured destruction was enlightening. Some of the statistics quoted about the capabilities of these weapons in their...More

Thank JandJ71
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Be prepared to be amazed at the huge selection of aircraft here. We didn't spend enough time here to really appreciate it as we had the Bone Yard tour booked. Really worth a visit even if aircraft aren't your thing.

1  Thank Scrummybunny
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Dao N
22 June 2017|
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Response from Marlenelisch1953 | Reviewed this property |
There are a lot of planes outside but they also have large hangars with great planes displayed in them, so you can be out of the sun. They do allow you to bring in bottled water. You can walk outside for awhile and then go... More
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_stoddjan
21 April 2017|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Answers are good. If you have limited time, I would suggest skipping the boneyard tour. The tram tour of the outdoor museum exhibits is outstanding.
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CaroDNavarro
5 April 2017|
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Response from Fdelidude | Reviewed this property |
Yo pienso hay dos optionios. Los dos nessacita dos horas y un autobus. El autobus empiesar en El Mueso. El tiempo en esta parte de Abril es perfecto no todovia color!
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