North Atlantic Aviation Museum, Gander

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History Museum · Specialty Museum
North Atlantic Aviation Museum traces the development of transatlantic flight, from Gander's World War II role as a secret Allied airbase, through its heyday as the "Crossroads of the World" and continuing role as a vital stop on the "Great Circle Route" to Europe. Open throughout the year, the museum is coach and caravan friendly. Stop by to see a few highlights of the collection, which includes several World War II aircraft engines, a Tiger Moth bi-plane, the tail section and cockpit of a 1930s DC-3, and North America's only Lockheed Hudson MkIIIA mid-range bomber. Using our international travel planner, Gander attractions like North Atlantic Aviation Museum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Visited this museum during our time in Newfoundland. Lots of exhibits displayed about the history of aviation. There is also a very nice exhibit on 9/11 and what Gander did to assist with stranded...  more »
  • Visited on a Tuesday morning at opening and had the place to ourselves. As an aviation nerd I was in my glory here. It's a small building but packs a big punch with the variety of things on display...  more »
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  • Was a fantastic experience. For someone like me who loves aviation it was wonderful. The price is excellent for the sure number of interesting things to see in there. The 911 memorial was emotional and being in the same room as a piece of the steel beam from ground zero was even more emotional. Highly recommend a stop, do not pass this place!
  • Great place. Found out more about 9/11 than I knew before. Hail to GANDER !!

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