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Museo dell'Aeronautica Gianni Caproni

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Recommended for aviation lovers. Museum is small, lot of historical planes. You can also test your... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Sylwester G
Nice little museum, nice plane's, friendly staff.

Well worth a visit at the small airport just outside Trento. The museum us based on local pioneer... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Recommended for aviation lovers. Museum is small, lot of historical planes. You can also test your skills on 2 flight simulators, no crowds - reasonable ticket prices

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit at the small airport just outside Trento. The museum us based on local pioneer Gianni Caproni who built planes here starting before the First World War. There are about 20 planes, plus many many models and other informative material. There is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

An interesting stop on our way to Dolomite, apparently the oldest collection in the world, watch out the old "baffone" at the entrance, he is there to make sure your kids dont touch anything:-) easy to find, For us, less than one hour was just...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My inspiration for this visit was two Hiyao Miyazaki films; Porco Rosso, which celebrates Italian aircraft design, and When the Wind Rises, a film about aircraft design in which Count Caproni appears. The museum is small but full of interesting exhu it's including a flight...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

I who think that I know something about airplanes had never heard, or at least didn't remember anymore the ingenious inventions of Italian Gianni Caproni. Tripadvisor dragged me from my ignorance and Tomtom directed us to Museo dell'Aeronautica outside the city of Trento. I was...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

This museum is dedicated to the brilliant areo engineer Gianni Caproni every one has seen his aircraft in films but never knew about him. It is not easy to get there but well worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Quite small museum, but nice planes and well worth a visit. A plus for the plane simulators. It was very fun to simulate you in a world war 2 bomb plane!

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Monica A
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Beautiful museum dedicated to the inventor airplane ... maximum availability from the staff to illustrate the various aircraft and the different periods of history. There is a chance to try the three flight simulators from beginners ... in addition to the professional for those who...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Enrico D
Reviewed 28 December 2015

I recommend the visit with children older than 4-5 years old since they cannot run and touch historical planes. For older chidren flight Simulations is availble

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 13 July 2015

Normally I'm an absolute sucker for Aviation museums - and Italian ones at that. But this one seemed a bit "strange". We asked for 2 tickets in quite broken Itallian and the chap asked if we had reservations which was a bit odd - but...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Me_n_my_rucksack
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