Carolinas Aviation Museum

Museum and History Museum
4672 First Flight Dr (at Charlotte/Douglas Inernational), Charlotte, NC 28208, United States
Hours:
Open until 5:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 10:00 AM–4:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 1:00 PM–5:00 PM
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
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  • Sammy R.

    No a/c in hanger. Dress appropriately.

    Sammy Reyes · July 26, 2014
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  • Tony S.

    Great place with some old friends and the "Miracle on the Hudson airliner Captain Sullenberger put into the Hudson.

    Tony Shook · July 12, 2014
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  • Dan M.

    Great museum! Plan on 1-2 hours

    Dan Miller · January 31, 2014
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  • Ben W.

    Great museum. You'll be surprised at the quality of their collection. They're a Smithsonian affiliate.

    Ben Woff · December 29, 2013
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  • Sneakin D.

    Well worth a visit. the US Airways Flight 1549 A320 display is the centerpiece exhibit. Be Sure to watch the Flight 1549 video.

    Sneakin Deacon · December 2, 2013
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  • Krystie D.

    Very nice, make sure to read the story surrounding the plane from the "Miracle on the Hudson"...a lot of that damage came from recovery.

    Krystie Diaz · November 10, 2013
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  • Sean W.

    Definitely worth visiting and checking out the A320 from flight 1549 that Capt. Silly ditched in the Hudson.

    Sean Wainwright · October 26, 2013
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  • Geoffrey A.

    Well worth the visit especially the 1549 display. Very well done!

    Geoffrey Abucewicz · July 17, 2013
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  • Rick H.

    Entry gate closes before the museum by 30 minutes or so.

    Rick Howard · March 29, 2013
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  • LaWana M.

    Red Tails exhibit end tomorrow, come out to learn a little about history

    LaWana Mayfield · March 1, 2013
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  • Paul K.

    Great museum with a substantially larger collection than you might expect. Check out the 1549 exhibit and the 727 cockpit.

    Paul Kardous · January 26, 2013
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  • Michael P.

    The exhibit on the Miracle on the Hudson is itself worth the price of admission. A must see!

    Michael Palko · December 28, 2012
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  • Jackie B.

    Amazing a must see!

    Jackie Berkowitz · September 9, 2012
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  • TIME

    The museum has been collecting and restoring vintage historical aircraft for more than 20 years, and is the largest aviation museum between Washington, D.C., and Robbins, Ga.

    TIME · August 17, 2012
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  • GE Aviation

    Check out the 1935 Douglas DC-3, one of the first affordable transport planes created!

    GE Aviation · December 21, 2011
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  • Buffy K.

    Rude people at the front desk!!!!

    Buffy Kelly · September 24, 2011
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