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Finnish Aviation Museum

Karhumaentie 12, Vantaa 01530, Finland
+358 9 8700870
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Aviation geek heaven

Finland has a proud military and civil aviation record. There are some very rare machines on... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
moltke01
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Hamilton Island, Australia
via mobile
Piece of Finnish aviation history

Everything was featured very well. Aircrafts were in good shape. You can visit at any month you... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
ks6086
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Mantsala, Finland
via mobile
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The Finnish Aviation Museum is a national special aviation museum located close to Helsinki-Vantaa Airport.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good51%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Karhumaentie 12, Vantaa 01530, Finland
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+358 9 8700870
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Finland has a proud military and civil aviation record. There are some very rare machines on display. The display area is cramped so it is difficult to get good photos. It is also very cold in winter in the displays so, keep your jacket on....More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Everything was featured very well. Aircrafts were in good shape. You can visit at any month you want without traffic. Quite cheap ticket. Just one kilometer away from the airport terminal. By walking 20 minutes.

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is really a museum, dust covered out dated museum. Interesting enough for one visit, but nothing for returning customers.

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Located on the edge of the airport and about a 20 minute walk from the airport terminal, open most days from 10am. Has about 60 aircraft/helicopters on display in 2 halls. Aircraft are very close together making photography difficalt. A cafe is on site for...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Interesting museum with many one-of-a-kind aircraft in 2 buildings, with a temporary display wing in the middle. Small gift shop. One side is mostly military aircraft, the other side is commercial and private aircraft. Walking distance to new airport Clarion hotel. This is not a...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

We visited at The Finnish Aviation Museum with my teenage son. Luckily there was a free guidance and the guide was the retired pilot! So much information and so much fun!

Thank Timo K
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

A lot of old airplanes, etc. Place is nice to see, you can walk that through in 40 minutes, or spend more time looking details, etc. I was with kids, they were little bored. If you have time, just visit here, it´s worth of it....More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Many planes from finish aviation history and also WW2 planes and engines. 1 to 2 hour is good time in here. Try to find out what time is guided tour and you hear some amazing stories. One of the best, if not the best museum...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Solid mix of different planes but I felt the show was a bit outdated. Also plane info signs could provide more technical info about the planes.

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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Obviously you need to be at least a bit tech or aviation fan in order to appreciate this museum. I took my hubby here for 1hr flight simulation experience. The simulator is used for training pilots, so it's the real deal. Watched from the scenes...More

Thank Tebessa
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Lai W
14 September 2017|
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Response from tides2017 | Reviewed this property |
ilmailumuseo.fi/en/hinnasto/ Here is a link to them webside. Adults 10 eur, children 7 eur, children under 7 years free, family ticket 25 eur.
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Kimberly H
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Response from Kari H | Reviewed this property |
You can. But it's not guarded, it will be on your responsibility. (My jacket has never been stolen there...)
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