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Lone Star Flight Museum

11551 Aerospace Ave, Houston, TX 77034-5642
+1 346-708-2517
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Wow! What a nice experience. I consider this to be a must see when visiting the greater Houston... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mike60984
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Houston, Texas
If you love aviation!!!

This is a very well done museum with tons of space and tons to see. There is even an opportunity... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jpa531
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Tempe, Arizona
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Housed in a large aircraft hangar, this world-class aviation museum features restored aircraft and historic photographs.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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11551 Aerospace Ave, Houston, TX 77034-5642
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+1 346-708-2517
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"hang gliding"
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"nice gift shop"
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"interesting facts"
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"great collection"
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"aviation hall of fame"
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"story boards"
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"hurricane ike"
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"on display"
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"all ages"
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"houston area"
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"glider"
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"pilot"
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"war"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow! What a nice experience. I consider this to be a must see when visiting the greater Houston area. For those that live here, you need to come. I arrived planning to stay for about an hour and a half tops. I wound up staying...More

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Justin T, Digital at Lone Star Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the amazing review! We hope you can come back and visit us again!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very well done museum with tons of space and tons to see. There is even an opportunity to simulate flight. If you have any interest in aviation ( and /or Love ❤️ Texas) this place is for you!!! Lots of airplanes to...More

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Justin T, Digital at Lone Star Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We love aviation and Texas, and are so glad you enjoyed the visit. Come back and see us soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to the new Lone Star Flight Museum. Fabulous airplanes ranging from 1911 to 1944 B17 to one of the first Continental passenger jets. The historical details of flight in Texas and two informational movies were great but the best was the interactive...More

Thank Sherrie M
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Justin T, Digital at Lone Star Flight Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Sherrie! Our hang gliders are a crowd favorite! We have more programs planned for your granddaughters when you visit us again.

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Lone Star Flight Museum has moved into its fabulous new facility on Ellington Field. This is a not to be missed experience in the Houston area. Educational, interesting, great history and interactive displays. The museum moved to Ellington after devastating losses at its original Galveston...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Had so much fun! Didn’t know this place even existed! Flight simulators, gift shop, fun things for kids to do and learn! Definitely go!!

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Staff people were passionate about their museum and gave us enthusiastic explanations about history of this museum, what to make a point of seeing, what surprises to find. Building is beautiful architecturally and kept in pristine condition. Exhibits are in fantastic condition and you can...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

What a great flight museum! Similar high quality to both Smithsonian flight museums, the USAF museum, the naval aviation museum and the Museum of Flight at Boeing Field near Seattle. The entire collection of restored warbirds actually fly. Museum also includes the Aviation Learning Center...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Great collection of rare and well known planes, lots of exciting events, nicely laid out, all indoors, great for older kids and adults, very informative.

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

I have to start by saying it cost us $52 for one adult, one senior and one child. That was excessive to me. We happened to be there on helicopter day so we got to go out and see helicopters and talk to the pilots....More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

I don’t recommend this museum for younger children. My grandson is 6. Much of the museum is focused on military planes and war. The story boards are of no interest to a child this age. Too much detail. The activity area had children’s films playing,...More

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31SueA
13 July 2018|
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Response from jpa531 | Reviewed this property |
I know that “ ride with pilot is available sometimes, not sure if it is in a published schedule, or just when someone is there, I know this doesn’t help, sorry
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Response from Gary W | Reviewed this property |
I am a volunteer docent at the museum. Our Aviation Learning Center (ALC) is currently one of only two in the USA. It operates weekdays for scheduled groups of students from 5th through 12th grades. On weekends, the... More
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