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Volandia Parco e Museo del Volo Malpensa

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Volandia, Aviation history a few steps from Malpensa airport!

I highly recommend this Museum it’s placed inside an Original Aircraft factory, Caproni, the place... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
aldop345
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Zaragoza
Where the Flight was born

Not many people know that, a few years after the first Wright brothers’ experiences, some of the... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
zanren
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Somma Lombardo, Italy
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Take a look around you - the walls are steeped in history, dreams and the future. You are at Volandia, where a wonderful exhibition itinerary takes you deep into the history of international aeronautics, with focus on the companies that have written...more
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Via Per Tornavento 15, 21019 Somma Lombardo, Italy
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Easy to find in theory. Sign posted within Malpensa airport. Exit and follow the road out of the airport. Use the walkway down the ramp and at the bottom you'll see the Volandia museum. However. Those gates are locked! Weathered paper signs attached to the...More

Thank Sharon J
Reviewed 9 August 2018

I highly recommend this Museum it’s placed inside an Original Aircraft factory, Caproni, the place is almost magical and has many showrooms, it also houses a huge car collection from Designer Bertone, many historical aircraft and much more. If you have a few hours between...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Not many people know that, a few years after the first Wright brothers’ experiences, some of the most relevant pages in the history of Flight were written here: Caproni, Savoia Marchetti, Aermacchi, Agusta were located exactly here, in Lombardy, close to Malpensa airport. If you...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

If you have a few hours to kill at in Milan airport I would thoroughly recommend you go to this Museum. It is vast, has several amazing model as well as actual aircrafts old racing cars , Ships et cetera. It is within walking distance...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

the place is located in very large premises of the old 'caproni' factory, it's rather big museum/activity park with lots to see and learn. they have added a planetarium with some outer space experience. the (big) indoor kids area is a plus. the tickets are...More

Thank Efisio S
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Found the museum quite by chance when we were staying at the First Hotel down the road. Fascinating museum housed within what was the Italian aircraft manufacturers factory that made planes, cars and motorcycles from before the first world war. Massive model train layout and...More

Thank Inncomunicado V
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

You’ll need a good few hours to visit this aircraft museum because the collection is quite outstanding and just goes on and on. Hangar after hangar of relics , history , modern planes , reconstructions and even Apollo space section! They even rent out mobility...More

Thank Giacomina63
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Really big museum with quite an impressive collection of airplanes from different era's. I have to say this museum was a pleasant surprise. The collection ranging from small model airplanes to giant commercial planes. They also have quite a nice collection of helicopters and some...More

Thank CarolienBAC
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I likes airplanes very much! This museum you can see many kind of airplanes from past to present. It was a pleasure for me visiting this place. :)

Thank Bacskai N
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The museum is based around the original Caproni works which dates back to around 1910 and birthplace of aviation in the area which continues today - plenty of parking, entrance is 11e per adult and there's a cheap cafe in the entrance area where you...More

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Giulia G
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There is no need for extra payment for the flight simulator
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