Kansas Aviation Museum

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  • Address: 3350 South George Washington Blvd. Wichita, KS 67210, USA, 67210, United States
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-3166839242
  • Fax: +1-3166830573
  • Ticket Price: 10 USD
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Specialty Museums, Social, Arts, Museums
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Accommodated in the building of the former Wichita Municipal Airport (1935- 1951), the Kansas aviation museum has a vast collection of some of the most well built and iconic aircrafts in the world. The collection of the museum includes a WB-47E Stratojet, a Boeing 727, a B-52D Stratofortress, a Boeing 737-2H4, Republic F-84F Thunderstreak, KC-135 Stratotanker, Beech Starship, Cessna 500/501 Prototype, Cessna T-37, Texico 11, Stearman Trainer, Stearman 4D, a Laird Swallow dating back to 1920, a 1926 Swallow, a Watkins Skylark SL from 1930, a 1944 Beech Staggerwing and a U-8 Seminole.

The building itself, is considered one of the most beautiful buildings in the city with Art Deco design. Look close and you see structured brick insets, art deco railings along with the beautiful re-painted art deco ceiling that is juxtaposed with the industrial brick walls and terrazzo flooring. The bas-relief of St Louise crossing the Atlantic ocean forms the entrance of the building and is one its design highlight. For aviation fans, the place offers a rare chance to actually get close with these stunning planes- a few even let you in to see the cockpit! Don’t miss the Mooney plane showcased here along with a bomber, a Learjet and an engine room that showcases vintage airplane engines. The control tower is a wonderful addition to the museum and gives you a real-life feel of the administration of these planes and the ground base technicalities that form a crucial part of aviation. The museum also has a number of activities here for children along with a simulation where you can fly a virtual plane!

Entrance Ticket Details For Kansas Aviation Museum

  • Adults: $9.50
  • Seniors 65+ years: $8.50
  • Children 4 to 12 years: $7.50
  • Entry is free for children under three years.

For group admission prices, visit official website.

How to Reach Kansas Aviation Museum

  • By Bus: Oliver and 31st St
  • By Taxi
  • By renting a car
  • You can rent a bike from Bike share ICT

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  • Kansas Aviation Museum Address: 3350 South George Washington Blvd. Wichita, KS 67210, USA, 67210, United States
  • Kansas Aviation Museum Contact Number: +1-3166839242
  • Kansas Aviation Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Kansas Aviation Museum Price: 10 USD
  • Best time to visit Kansas Aviation Museum(preferred time): 10:30 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Kansas Aviation Museum: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 39.33% of people who visit Wichita include Kansas Aviation Museum in their plan

  • 66.67% of people start their Kansas Aviation Museum visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Kansas Aviation Museum

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95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kansas Aviation Museum

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